Add another barrier disadvantaged students looking to go to
college face when negotiating the maze of a successful higher
education: Too many of these students conduct an unfocused,
disorganized approach to finding the right college, making them too
impressionable to marketing from colleges that may not fit their
academic or economic needs.
A University at Buffalo education professor has sided with the
environment in the timeless “nurture vs. nature” debate
after his research found that a child’s ability to read
depends mostly on where that child is born, rather than on his or
her individual qualities.
Stingrays swim through water with such ease that researchers
from the University at Buffalo and Harvard University are studying
how their movements could be used to design more agile and
fuel-efficient unmanned underwater vehicles.