Nearly one in 20 adult women in the U.S. are married to or
living with a partner with an alcohol use disorder. A $3.2 million
grant to the UB Research Institute on Addictions will develop and
evaluate an online program specifically designed to help them.
The University at Buffalo has established the Center for
Integrated Global Biomedical Sciences, a new international hub for
addressing global health challenges through pharmacological
research and drug and vaccine development.
UB's Buffalo Institute for Genomics and Data Analytics is
partnering with VCAMP to form a lean-startup health-care software
venture accelerator that will assist in the university’s
regional economic development efforts.
Some Buffalo teens are headed to camp this weekend, but
it’s not your typical summer camp. Instead, 60 inner-city
middle and high school students will spend June 11-12 at the
Nor-Ton Red Jacket Club in North Tonawanda to learn how to better
manage their asthma.
As a political issue, climate change splits mostly along
ideological lines in the U.S. However, a new UB study suggests that
tailoring the message might influence opinions toward 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 pleased and honored to be the Chairperson for this
year’s UB Employees’ Campaign for the Community. We can
be proud that UB has ranked among the nation’s most generous
universities in terms of employee giving to the campaign for
several decades. This reflects the generosity and spirit of
volunteerism that characterizes the citizens of Buffalo, the City
of Good Neighbors, as well as the Western New York region more