“Phishers,” the crafty perps who scam us via email,
are trolling social media sites to steal vast amounts of personal
data and then use it to fleece us. “Farcing” is what
researchers call it and it’s on the rise.
The Health Foundation of Western and Central New York has chosen
University at Buffalo School of Social Work faculty member Susan A.
Green to take part in its Health Leadership Fellows Program,
recognizing her influence in community health and investing in her
expanding role addressing the health of elders and children living
BUFFALO, N.Y. – The transforming “magic” of
music continues to occupy the spotlight at the Graduate School of
Education, thanks to the ongoing research and commitment of two
faculty members making careers of finding new ways to nurture
better preschool readers.
Athletes and others reporting cognitive difficulties after a
head injury are usually diagnosed as having had a concussion. But
is it really a concussion? A new study published by University at
Buffalo medical faculty finds that many of the same symptoms are
common to concussions and to injuries to the neck and/or balance
system, known collectively as cervical/vestibular injuries.
University at Buffalo Law School Professor and immigration
expert Rick Su says the ongoing flood of Central American children
coming to the U.S. differs from other refugee crises because of the
large number of children leaving their families and risking their
lives to find new homes.
A collaboration between the University at Buffalo’s School
of Social Work and School of Nursing will serve local veterans and
families by teaching social workers and nurses how they can better
care for and respond to veterans’ needs.
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