Student Life

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Ridge Lea Larry, the taxidermied groundhog, will be the guest of honor at the UB geology department’s annual Groundhog Day cookout.


UB's Jonathan Shimon has been selected as the technical director by the United States Institute for Theatre Technology for the U.S. entry in the 2019 Prague Quadrennial, the global showcase for the best in performance design, scenography and theater architecture.


Beginning with admission for the fall 2019 semester, the UB School of Law will accept Graduate Record Examination scores in place of the Law School Admission Test as part of the application process.


Neuroscientist and best-selling author Lisa Genova will speak at UB on Dec. 6 in the Center for the Arts, North Campus, as part of UB’s Distinguished Speakers Series.


The Bulls look to repeat history 10 years after winning the 2008 MAC title.


Students are using CRISPR to alter yeast genes in a course on genetics at UB that also asks them to consider the technology’s potential societal implications.


UB graduates from outside the region are staying to pursue entrepreneurship.


As nonprescription use of Ritalin increases among young adults, researchers at UB's Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions warn that such use may cause irreversible structural changes in certain areas of the brain.


Peter Diamandis, an international pioneer in the fields of innovation, incentive competition and commercial space, will speak at UB on Nov. 14 as part of UB’s Distinguished Speakers Series.


For the 16th straight year, the University at Buffalo is rated among the nation’s top 25 institutions hosting international students.