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University Initiatives

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


The agreement is the second major partnership for the Buffalo Institute for Genomics and Data Analytics.


The program aims to serve 180 veterans on Saturday.


Two projects addressing refugee health issues in Buffalo and a study on the effects of air pollution on pregnant women in China have been selected to receive funding through the Community for Global Health Equity.


Annual ranking highlights veteran and military students’ success.


The fast-growing company provides internships for students, hires graduates and leverages faculty expertise for research and development.


The lab will help researchers discover new materials to address climate change, national security and other pressing issues.


The $44 million renovation transformed UB's most iconic and historic building into a state-of-the-art facility for learning and research in architecture and planning, while respecting the building’s unique history.


The campaign is providing scholarship assistance, faculty support, and programming and facilities improvements.


UB has earned a “top 50” rating among public universities for the third straight year, according to U.S. News and World Report.


The acclaimed scholar, who holds 48 U.S. patents, will serve as a faculty member and scientific director of the UB's NYS Center of Excellence in Materials Informatics.