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Two business ideas for smartphone apps took first place and a prize of $1,000 each in the University at Buffalo’s second annual Elevator Pitch Competition, held April 16 in the Student Union Theater on UB’s North Campus.


University at Buffalo students and faculty will gather on April 23 to recognize the scholarly, research and creative achievements of the university’s students at the 10th annual Celebration of Student Academic Excellence.


The University at Buffalo School of Management awarded LeaderCORE™ certification to 41 MBA students in a ceremony on April 11 at the Marriott Hotel in Amherst.

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Buffalo native and University at Buffalo alumna Diana L. Hayes, JD, PhD, the first African-American woman to earn a pontifical doctorate in sacred theology, the highest theological degree in the pontifical university system of the Catholic Church, will inaugurate the new “Women Wisdom” lecture series sponsored by the University at Buffalo Newman Center, of the UB Campus Ministry Association.
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UB's fast-paced Elevator Pitch Competition gives students 90 seconds to present business ideas to judges, with no visual aids allowed.


Three University at Buffalo students presented original research to State University of New York (SUNY) Chancellor Nancy Zimpher, New York Senator Michael Ranzenhofer and other elected officials on April 1 in Albany.


Four UB students took first place in the University at Buffalo’s Henry A. Panasci Jr. Technology Entrepreneurship Competition (Panasci TEC) for their plan to manufacture an invention that removes problematic vibrations in high-precision devices.


Budding designers, entrepreneurs and developers will create new computer software in a fast-pcaed and creative setting.


The meal will include culinary delights such as cinnamon lamb soup, Parthian chicken, melon with mint dressing and baked ham with figs.


The Singapore Student Association at the University at Buffalo hopes to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation while helping overburdened students study in a healthy, constructive way by sponsoring a fundraiser featuring renowned memory expert Dave Farrow on April 1.