Need to Know

Published September 28, 2021

  • 9/28/21
    UB has partnered with CampusCup in an effort to provide free, sustainable menstrual cups to students and UB alumni.
  • 9/27/21
    Actor and UB alumnus Winston Duke will open the 35th addition of UB’s Distinguished Speakers Series with a talk at 7 p.m. Oct. 13 in the Mainstage Theatre in the Center for the Arts, North Campus.
  • 9/23/21
    Timothy Scarella, staff psychiatrist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in Boston and an instructor at Harvard Medical School, will deliver the 19th Annual Lawrence and Nancy Golden Lecture in Mind-Body Medicine presented by the Department of Medicine in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
  • 9/22/21
    The Webex video conferencing service is being retired during November due to widespread use of Zoom at UB. But fans of Webex can make the transition and save their Webex recordings and data in the process.
  • 9/22/21
    President Satish K. Tripathi will deliver his 10th State of the University address at 11 a.m. Oct. 8 in the Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall, North Campus.
  • 9/22/21
    Civil rights attorney and activist Mónica Ramírez is the next speaker in UB’s ongoing series “Let’s Talk About Race.”
  • 9/21/21
    UB faculty interested in global health research in the Caribbean are invited to participate in the third session of the SUNY-University of the West Indies (UWI) Health Research Consortium, an event that will introduce researchers to opportunities to engage in international collaborations between scholars, government agencies and industry partners in Jamaica.
  • 9/17/21
    The School of Dental Medicine will host the sixth Dentistry Smiles on Veterans, an annual program that welcomes local veterans to receive a day of free dental screenings, cleanings, extractions, restorations and denture repairs.
  • 9/16/21
    UB does not recommend the use of portable air purifying units (APUs) to reduce exposure to COVID-19 in low-risk areas on campus, in accordance with current CDC and ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers) recommendations. But the university is providing some guidance for individuals who choose to use the units in their work and living spaces.
  • 9/16/21
    Bloomberg Businessweek has again ranked the School of Management’s MBA program as one of the nation’s best. The school vaulted 12 spots in the 2021-22 ranking to No. 64, putting it solidly in the top 10% of AACSB-accredited business schools.