Youfa Wang, PhD, professor of epidemiology and environmental
health at the University at Buffalo, is the subject matter expert
and video presenter for a multimedia streaming video comparing the
effectiveness of childhood obesity programs that was produced by
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), a unit of the
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The University at Buffalo Humanities Institute has announced the
first annual Buffalo Humanities Festival, to be held Sept. 25-26 at
Buffalo State College, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the
Burchfield Penney Art Center.
While most freshmen are deciding on dorm decorations, more than
100 students and faculty members in the University at Buffalo
Undergraduate Academies will get their hands dirty weeding and
pruning in local community gardens.
“If you think there’s no way to stop identity theft
attacks like the one in which Russian hackers stole 1.2 billion
usernames and passwords, you would be wrong.” So says online
consumer-behavior expert Arun “Vish” Vishwanath.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Class of 2018 of the University at
Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences will participate
in the White Coat Ceremony at 3 p.m. today, Aug. 15, in the Center
for the Arts on the UB North Campus.
BUFFALO, N. Y. The recent landmark federal ruling that allows
college athletes to be paid for selling their rights to their names
and images further blurs the distinction between amateur and
professional athletes, according to University at Buffalo Law
School adjunct Professor Nellie Drew, who specializes in sports
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Violence against women isn’t
explicitly mentioned on the program of the Council on Foreign
Relations workshop that Satpal Singh will attend in New York June
24 -25, but he believes it is relevant to the topics that will be
BUFFALO, N.Y. – “Anything’s Possible!”
will be the resounding message of University at Buffalo alumnus
Clifton A. Poodry, PhD, in presentations he will make geared to
students and the public at UB on June 24.
BUFFALO, N.Y.—The University at Buffalo’s English
Language Institute (ELI) welcomes 13 students from universities in
the Mexican state of Puebla this summer to take part in its
six-week, Summer II Intensive English Program.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Twenty-six students in business,
engineering and medicine will get a full ride to the University at
Buffalo in 2013-14, thanks to a scholarship that aims to help the
region retain its brightest graduates.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Yahoo! is looking to fill more than 100
customer care positions in the Lockport area, and job-seekers are
invited to attend a Yahoo! job fair this week at the University at
Buffalo to apply.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — The University at Buffalo Technology
Incubator has been named the world’s top life sciences
university incubator by the University Business Incubator (UBI)
Index , a Stockholm-based startup that provides expertise in
starting and transforming incubators.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — A project that asks hikers, fishermen,
birdwatchers, school kids and nature-lovers of all stripes to
monitor stream levels is expanding from its home base in Western
New York to three new states: Iowa, Michigan and Wisconsin.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – A recent Veterans Administration study
found that substance abuse was the most common health problem among
veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan. In the study, 19 percent of
military personnel reported heavy drinking in the past month, 44.5
percent reported binge drinking and 7.5 percent were listed as
From the Campaign Chair
Our university’s faculty and staff have a reputation for
enthusiastically supporting organizations in need across our
community. This generosity has made UB’s annual Employees
Campaign for the Community one of the most successful among those
conducted at colleges and universities across the country.