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8/14/17

UB Social Impact Fellows from management and social work spent the summer creating solutions to address systemic social issues at mission-driven organizations around the region.

8/8/17

Officials from the University at Buffalo announced today changes in the university bus schedule for the 2017-18 academic year.

7/21/17

The UB math students competing on NBC’s second season of “Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge” edged out the competition by six seconds in the second round of the series, earning a trip to the final night of competition.

7/18/17

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai, former U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice, Grey’s Anatomy actor Jesse Williams and actor Alan Alda are among the speakers who will headline the UB 2017-18 Distinguished Speakers Series.

7/12/17

A small group of UB undergraduates committed to discovering and developing new avenues of social change will travel to Tanzania on July 15 as part of an intensive, experiential, social innovation and marketing course.

7/11/17

Famed Brazilian percussionist Cyro Baptista will be in residence at the University at Buffalo July 18-30 as part of the university’s Creative Arts Initiative.

6/29/17

Two UB education researchers have teamed up to create an interactive classroom environment in which state-of-the-art virtual reality simulates difficult student behavior, a training method its designers compare to a “flight simulator for teachers.”

6/26/17

Five companies will compete for a $20,000 grand prize.

6/14/17

Through social innovation, management and social work students are collaborating to tackle pressing issues in the community.

6/9/17

Four UB students are competing on the upcoming season of “Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge,” the hit NBC competition series featuring a mile-long obstacle course filled with mud, water and fire.