UB faculty interested in global health are invited to participate in the second joint session of the SUNY-University of the West Indies (UWI) Health Research Consortium and the SUNY Global Health Institute, an event that will introduce researchers to opportunities to engage in international collaborations between scholars, government agencies and industry partners.
UB has identified five teams as finalists in the 20th annual Henry A. Panasci Jr. Technology Entrepreneurship Competition (Panasci TEC), taking them one step closer to the $52,000 in startup funding and business services that will go to the group that presents the best plan for a viable new business in Western New York.
The University Police Advisory Committee will hold a virtual town hall on April 6 to gather feedback from members of the UB community on their interactions with members of University Police, as well as their perspectives about campus safety more broadly.
Worldwide research is showing what most of us have known intuitively: Physical activity levels have dropped drastically since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. But members of the UB community can counter those findings by joining the sixth annual Step Challenge sponsored by the School of Public Health and Health Professions.
Fred Stoss has been elected chair of the Faculty Senate and Tim Tryjankowski has been re-elected chair of the Professional Staff Senate in recent elections held by the governance groups representing UB’s faculty and professional staff.
William Darity Jr. and A. Kirsten Mullen will discuss their highly acclaimed new book, “From Here to Equality: Reparations for Black Americans in the 21st Century,” during a virtual event on March 11 presented by the UB Center for Diversity Innovation in the College of Arts and Sciences.