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Colucci has had a long and successful career in banking, corporate, finance and real estate law.


Western New York will be seeing blue this weekend as the University at Buffalo celebrates Homecoming and Family Weekend.


The gift will help UB advance its goal of becoming one of the nation’s premier public research universities.


James Smist was seven years old when his father, Felix Smist, graduated in mechanical engineering from the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.


The $100,000 gift will help UB researchers develop an integrated system for patient safety and therapeutic efficacy of cannabinoids.


UB’s Creative Arts Initiative will present The Faust Project: A Staged Reading with Live Music of Goethe's Faust, an inventive reworking of Goethe’s epic by playwright Neil Wechsler and composer Nathan Heidelberger.


The UB Research Institute on Addictions has received two grants totaling more than $5 million from the National Institutes of Health to study public health issues involving alcohol.


UB's Research Institute on Addictions will continue its critical research training and professional development of addiction researchers with the support of another five-year, $2 million grant for training postdoctoral associates.


The Louis P. Ciminelli Family Foundation has given $1 million to the UB School of Architecture and Planning to help build a brighter future for the school and its host communities.


Snakes, lizards and Gila monsters play an important role in this year’s David Chu Lecture presented by the UB Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences.