The arrival last week of the 250-foot tower crane at Main and
High streets in downtown Buffalo marks a new milestone in
constructing the future home of the University at Buffalo’s
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
Scientists from the University at Buffalo School of Dental
Medicine will borrow a famous strategy from Greek warfare –
the Trojan horse – to fight a fungus that exists in the
mouths and skin of nearly half of the world’s population.
Scientists have been finding that genetic risk for many diseases
lies primarily in noncoding parts of the genome, which used to be
called “junk DNA,” and not in the genes themselves. But
that finding naturally begs more questions about what these
noncoding regions do to cause a disease and how.
UB will celebrate summer tonight (Wednesday, July 29, 2015) with
UB on the Green, the university’s free outdoor event series
featuring live music, dancing and hands-on activities for the
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
I am honored and humbled to be your UB 2014 Campaign for the
Community Chairperson. I have been so impressed in learning how
many of you have given so generously to the UB Campaign in the
past. You are the reason why this campaign is—and will
continue to be—the most successful campaign of its kind in
Western New York, as well as a model for others to follow.