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9/1/17

The popular children's toy brand will premiere its live theatrical production at the Center for the Arts on Thursday, September 14th.

9/1/17

The award-winning ensemble will perform at the Center for the Arts on Friday, September 29th.

9/1/17

The influential alternative rock band will perform at the Center for the Arts on Sunday, October 1st.

9/5/17

Buffalo's acclaimed professional internationally touring dance company will perform world premieres and more at the Center for the Arts on Friday, October 6th.

9/5/17

The popular stand-up comedian will perform at the Center for the Arts on Saturday, October 7th.

9/5/17

Texted data from citizen scientists will help create weekly forecasts of fishing, flood and other stream conditions.

9/7/17

The work will improve wearable devices, which are mostly used to check heart rate, calories burned and other simple measurements.

9/7/17

The statement describes steps the university took to uncover and report a pattern of financial abuse.

9/8/17

The work will address extreme weather, air pollution and autism spectrum disorder, and sustainable energy.

9/12/17

UB’s public university ranking, at No. 41, is up two places from last year’s No. 43.

9/12/17

Goal is to let students know about the help available and to inspire them to start a business.

9/15/17

Marshall has been a member of the medical school’s admissions committee since 2011.

9/14/17

A majority of patients with Type 1 diabetes who were treated with dapagliflozin, a Type 2 diabetes medicine, had a significant decline in their blood sugar levels, according to a new study by a University at Buffalo researcher.

9/14/17

UB sociologist Brenda Moore will explore why and how racial health disparity develops in veterans during this year’s Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C.

9/14/17

Event will include book sale, reception featuring local dishes and presentations on seaweed algebras, neural codes and more.

9/15/17

Faculty and staff will start moving into new offices and laboratories in November.

9/17/17

Charles Bolden will speak to students, learn about Buffalo Niagara’s rich aerospace and aviation history.

9/18/17
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Take the escalator from the train tracks into Buffalo’s new Allen-Medical Metro Rail station and you’ll see them as you ascend: gigantic appendages of explosively bright color, like the limbs of some outsized metallic cephalopod.
9/18/17

A newly formulated set of equations provides the framework for describing a special kind of ripple called an undular bore.

9/18/17

Color is a central tool for describing the world around us, for artists and scientists alike.

9/19/17

Human rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai will open the University at Buffalo’s 2017-18 Distinguished Speakers Series at on  Sept. 19 in Alumni Arena.

9/19/17

A new study by scientists in UB’s Research Institute on Addictions has shown that pregnant smokers are more likely to quit if they can learn to manage negative emotions that lead to smoking.

9/20/17

A new book co-edited by a University at Buffalo researcher discusses how the path to obesity may start before birth or during infancy and how an individual’s metabolism can be permanently reprogrammed by overfeeding early in life. The book discusses just how early interventions may need to be implemented in order to significantly reduce obesity.

9/22/17

A team of students is hard at work putting the finishing touches on the 1,100-square-foot, ultra-efficient solar dwelling, which is being temporarily sited behind Hayes Hall on UB’s South Campus.

9/20/17

A new brand strategy and approach to student recruitment have helped UB enroll a record 4,045 first-year students this fall, the largest freshman class in the State University of New York (SUNY) system.

9/21/17

The acclaimed singer-songwriter will perform a special solo concert on October 23rd at the Center for the Arts.

9/21/17

The honors come from the American Chemical Society, IEEE and the Optical Society.

9/21/17

The Department of Theatre & Dance's Zodiaque Dance Company will perform October 18-22 at the Center for the Arts.

9/21/17

A distinguished group of scholars, filmmakers and artists will join many descendants of authors of slave narratives at UB for community events, conversations and workshops on racial justice and public history Oct. 19-21.

9/22/17

The event comes as CSE is experiencing tremendous growth in students, faculty and research funding.

9/22/17

UB's Marianthi Markatou is one of 30 Greek- and Cypriot-born scholars hailing from a cross section of 28 prominent U.S. and Canadian universities who are traveling to Greece.

9/25/17

Aggressive conservation helped the region’s aquifer rebound quickly after one of the worst droughts in state history, researchers find.

9/25/17

A new non-contact, remote biometric tool could be the next advance in computer security.

9/25/17

Faculty members from the UB’s School of Social Work will join colleagues from 10 SUNY campuses in various disciplines and five not-for-profit organizations to work on an innovative project to create a sustainable village and learning community in the town of Arcahaie, Haiti.

9/25/17

Statement notes that UB is committed to providing its graduate students with excellent academic and professional experiences that will advance their education and careers.

9/26/17

Adding or removing water from a stem cell can change the destiny of the cell to either pre-fat cells or pre-bone cells, researchers have discovered in a new study published in PNAS.

9/26/17

The Research Institute on Addictions and faculty from the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences will lead a UB effort to combat the opioid crisis in New York State.

9/27/17

A UB ecologist is developing a new mapping tool that could help us understand how global warming will impact plant and animal populations.

9/26/17

UB Department of Theatre & Dance will present the witty play by Jaclyn Backhaus and directed by Eero Laine October 25-29 at the Center for the Arts.

9/28/17

UB now has 1,643 computer science students, up from 846 just five years ago.

9/27/17

Guitarist John McLaughlin revisits the legacy of Mahavishnu Orchestra on his farewell U.S. tour with guitarist Jimmy Herring on November 1st at the Center for the Arts.

9/27/17

The Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program is an effort by the National Science Foundation to develop scientific and engineering discoveries into useful technologies.

9/28/17

A new $175,735 project seeks to improve response to misinformation on social media during emergencies.

9/29/17

Elevated bile acids in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease point to the potential for novel interventions, such as personalized probiotics.

9/29/17

UB tied for 117th overall among U.S. colleges and universities — the highest rating of any SUNY nstitution — according to the 2018 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings.

9/29/17

UB officials announced today they are extending 24-hour shuttle service to Fridays and Saturdays between South Campus and the Silverman Library on the North Campus.

10/4/17

The popular Food Network star and author returns to the Center for the Arts on November 2nd with an all-new show. 

10/13/17

Dance company founded by UB alumna Claire Jacob-Zysman to be in residence and perform at the Center for the Arts on November 4th and 5th.