Wei-Loon Leong, a double alumnus of the University at Buffalo,
has returned to Buffalo from China eight years after his graduation
to be the university’s first director of international alumni
The University at Buffalo is heading to the Famous Idaho Potato
Bowl on Dec. 21, giving the university an opportunity to introduce
a national audience to the institution’s athletic, academic
and research strengths.
Federal funding is still the gold standard for biomedical
research but during the past decade and especially as a result of
sequestration, many young investigators are conducting research
that is supported largely by private, not government,
Rust is a civil engineer’s nightmare. Now, however,
University at Buffalo researchers believe they can detect corrosion
before the damage becomes severe by sending a jolt of electricity
between opposite ends of steel cables.
Lilliam Malavé will lead a troupe of UB students and
Western New York educators who will learn the Mandarin language and
culture while living with families in Beijing this summer, thanks
to a Fulbright-Hays award funded by the U.S. Department of
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.