University Initiatives

News about major university initiatives, including the UB 2020 strategic plan. (see all topics)

2/20/19

UB scores highly in sustainability research, diversity and affordability in the latest STARS report.



2/5/19

Rae will cultivate industry collaboration and further grow UB’s expertise and reputation in materials informatics.

1/3/19

The University at Buffalo has awarded seven students with the university’s first academic badge, a micro-credential that allows students to showcase their mastery of a skill in an area of interest.

12/20/18

Six University at Buffalo researchers have been awarded SUNY Innovative Instruction Technology Grants (IITG) to pilot campus innovations and initiatives that have the potential to be replicated and scaled up throughout the State University of New York system (SUNY).

9/18/18

AI expert, David Doermann, recruited to Buffalo as inaugural director.

9/12/18

University anticipates record freshman, undergraduate and total enrollment.

8/28/18

UB has raised $14 million since April, when it announced Boldly Buffalo: The Campaign for UB.

6/18/18

The residency program helps enhance the reputation of UB and Buffalo as leaders in the world of creative arts.

 

5/24/18

The Empire Discovery Institute will support commercialization of drug candidates discovered at the three institutions.

4/30/18

The University at Buffalo today launches a fundraising campaign that is the largest in university history and the largest in the history of the State University of New York system.