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3/22/17

The UB Libraries presents an exhibit that explores the year that helped to define the university.

3/22/17

SUNY Distinguished Professor Marilyn E. Morris has been named chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

3/21/17

A UB study aims to evaluate the role of pharmacists in patients' transition from hospital to home.

3/21/17

The renowned string quartet will perform UB composer David Felder's “Netivot” in a concert March 31 at UB.

3/21/17

The annual event on the North Campus provides high-achieving high school students with a glimpse of a “big college” experience.

3/20/17

A UB team is developing a tool that uses MP3 principles to alleviate the problem of multiple alarms blending together and failing to alert caregivers to emergencies.

3/20/17

Foxtrot or tango? On the biological dance floor, careful choreography may decide how well a suitor is able to woo a partner.

3/20/17

Refugees and immigrant families are welcome to attend the Naw Ruz celebration of food, dancing and music.

3/17/17

Architecture professors Brian Carter and Annette LeCuyer have been honored by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada.

3/17/17

A UB study yields neural crest cells from adult skin cells, and could lead to new treatments for Parkinson’s and other brain illnesses.

3/17/17

The $75,000 gift will increase support by UB's Women in Science and Engineering program for women in STEM.

3/17/17

Talks on glacial ice and global warming at the 47th annual International Arctic Workshop are open to the public.

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Back to Earth

Potatoes germinated in space as part of a science experiment conducted by three Buffalo Public Schools students were planted in UB's Dorsheimer greenhouse to test how the space-born tubers fare on Earth. Photos: Douglas Levere

Published March 24, 2017

Shining a new light

Faculty and students from the Department of Theatre and Dance brought a new dimension to Lumagination, the Botanical Gardens’ annual light and sound show. The UB team contributed illuminated outdoor sculptures and a special light and soundscape to the garden’s Panama Cloud Forest.

3/28/17

Byron Tittle of Dorrance Dance, a New York City-based dance troupe scheduled to perform at UB on Friday, led a master class in jazz dance at the Center for the Arts on Tuesday. Click to see the animation. Photos: Douglas Levere.