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11/1/16

UB's David Schmid will chat live with online guests on Nov. 9 about a new course he’s presenting on mystery and suspense fiction for The Great Courses, a recorded library of non-credit college-level lectures designed for lifelong learners.

11/2/16

The technology could help reduce the time, from hours to seconds, it takes to migrate the files of one computer to another.

11/1/16

The musical theatre legend who starred in The Phantom of the Opera and Les Miserables will perform in concert at the Center for the Arts on November 26th.

11/2/16

The Technē Institute will present The Purple State, a participatory performance evening that explores the impact of social media on elections, voter behaviors and political polarization, on Nov. 8 in the UB Center for the Arts.

11/2/16

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

11/2/16

Annual ranking highlights veteran and military students’ success.

11/3/16

Saturday will mark the final effort of the ReTree the District initiative to reforest the city’s University District by planting 1,000 trees in the neighborhood. 

11/4/16

Events like Hurricane Sandy and "Snowvember" suggest that building design in New York State needs to shift to address varying weather patterns caused by climate change, UB research group says.

11/4/16

Workshops will encourage key binational stakeholders to explore and initiate an on-going regional conversation on how to develop “a cross-border approach to economic growth and prosperity.”

11/4/16

UB researcher, two Buffalo Niagara YMCAs partner to test out new exercise program that focuses on benefits of exercise.

11/7/16

UB and partners are producing a 40-hour course composed of nine classes and a capstone project.

11/15/16

The University at Buffalo Libraries has named James Maynard the seventh curator of the UB Poetry Collection, home to one of the world’s largest collections of 20th- and 21st-century poetry in English.

11/8/16

A UB research team has published a paper that implies that the rush to ban and demonize “killer robots” may be a temporary solution, but the actual problem is that society is entering into a situation where systems like these have and will become possible.

11/8/16

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.

11/9/16

The Department of Theatre & Dance will present Shakespeare's popular play November 16-20 at the Center for the Arts.

11/10/16

The national laboratory is widely regarded as America’s premier research facility for particle physics.

11/10/16

The program aims to serve 180 veterans on Saturday.

11/21/16
BUFFALO, N.Y. – A house is now a home for David Youhess, thanks to UB H.O.M.E. (Home Ownership Made Easy), a program that offers interest-free deferred loans to University at Buffalo employees who buy homes in the neighborhoods around the UB South Campus.
11/10/16

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

11/11/16

Parents could use the technology at home to determine if there is a need for clinical examination. 

11/14/16

Research from the UB Research Institute on Addictions suggests the approach to preventing alcohol and drug use by some adolescents should begin in early childhood.

11/14/16

The South Campus Instrument Center plays a significant role in how things get made in Western New York.

11/14/16

The 2016 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange, released today by the Institute of International Education, announced that for the 14th straight year, UB is among the top U.S. institutions hosting international students.

11/14/16

Re-creating manufacturing jobs in the U.S. won't happen overnight, says Nallan Suresh.

11/10/16

From Nov. 14-18, UB will host Mind Your Microbiome and Get Smart About Antibiotics Week, a series of public events that aim to educate the community about the microbes that live in and on our bodies.

11/15/16

It will be the keynote address at the Innovation Lecture Series on Thursday.

11/15/16

Researchers at the University at Buffalo have received a $239,000 grant from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research to study what happens when seemingly harmless bacteria overstay their welcome. 

11/16/16

The use of terra cotta panels as the high-performance "skin" of the new home of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is a nod to Buffalo's rich architectural history.

11/17/16

As the transition of power begins in Washington, a new book is adding valuable insight to the dialogue through its exploration of the media conditions that allowed for the Donald Trump phenomenon to take place.

11/17/16

A dye called BODIPY has special chemical properties that could facilitate energy storage, UB scientists say.

11/18/16

Study finds more recent generations providing more care for parents and in-law.

11/21/16

She will discuss the work of the U.S. government to address the global refugee crisis and the efforts of cities like Buffalo to welcome refugees.

11/22/16

James M. O’Donnell, PhD, dean of the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, was named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). 

11/22/16

Nearly 90 percent of patients at long-term care facilities don’t take advantage of dental services, even when they are free, a recent study by University at Buffalo researchers has found.

11/22/16

Located in UB's business incubator, Nupur Technologies LLC has sold nearly 200 machines since February.

11/22/16

Sebastiano Andreana, associate professor and director of implant dentistry in the UB School of Dental Medicine, received the Isaih Lew Memorial Research Award from the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID). 

11/22/16

A team of UB researchers has proposed a single, unifying model for an elusive protein involved in a rare, hereditary disease that results in vision loss. 

11/22/16

The Department of Theatre & Dance will present three performances featuring new works by advanced level student choreographers December 2-4 in the Katharine Cornell Theatre.

11/23/16

Yu-Ping Chang, associate professor and associate dean for research and scholarship in the UB School of Nursing, was named a fellow of the Health Sciences Section of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA).

11/28/16

Cigarette smoking, heavy drinking, physical inactivity and poor diet remain key public health challenges for active duty personnel and veterans.

11/28/16

The discussion will include the efforts to UB students to build a bridge across a dangerous river in Kenya.

11/29/16

The invention, under development by a PhD candidate, would sit underground to not block water views.

11/29/16

Clergy, community leaders and advocates will introduce students to some of the factors that shape patients’ lives.