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Update on Heart of the Campus

Kelly Hayes McAlonie, interim associate vice provost, Capital Planning Group, briefed members of the Professional Staff Senate on UB's Heart of the Campus Project.

Making spirits bright

UB's Adopt a Family program helped to brighten the holiday season for 34 needy families.

Wietig recognized by FBI

Paul Wietig, assistant vice president in the Office of Interprofessional Education, has received the FBI’s 2014 Director’s Community Leadership Award.

Best of Green Schools

UB’s engagement with partner organizations to restore and preserve Western New York’s natural environment has been recognized by the U.S. Green Building Council.

Gardner named interim law dean

SUNY Distinguished Professor James A. Gardner has been named interim dean of the UB Law School.

Assisting startups

Early-stage entrepreneurs can learn how to transform their ideas into a successful business, thanks to a new program in UB's Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership.

UB to hold Citizens' Police Academy

UB's popular Citizens’ Police Academy will offer participants a behind-the-scenes look at the working life of a campus police officer.

An app for that

Looking to rent an apartment but need more information on the landlord? Tim Nabzdyk has an app for that.

Goyal named director of UB RENEW

Internationally recognized materials scientist Amit Goyal has been named director of RENEW, UB’s new interdisciplinary institute dedicated to research and education on globally pressing problems in energy, environment and water.

Partnering on climate change

Two UB geologists working on climate change research have formed a unique partnership that combines their different disciplines.

Litchinitser elected fellow

UB Engineering faculty member Natalia Litchinitser has been elected a fellow of the American Physical Society.

Raising awareness of dehydration concerns

Some drugs used to treat diabetes mimic the behavior of a hormone that a UB psychologist has learned controls fluid intake in subjects, a finding that creates new awareness for diabetics, who already are at risk for dehydration.

Cartwright named NAI fellow

UB researcher Alexander N. Cartwright, who serves as SUNY’s provost and executive vice chancellor, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.

Neurotransmitter binding-site function revealed with unprecedented accuracy

New research from UB scientists will help pharmacologists better understand how drugs work and how to make them more effective.


Innovation hot spot

UB plays key role in startup culture.