Harvard University Michael Puett will discuss “Why Does Ritual Matter? Theories from Classical China” at 3 p.m. Oct. 18 in 120 Clemens Hall, North Campus, as part of the UB Confucius Institute’s Lecture Series.
Master’s degree candidates in the departments of Visual Studies and Media Study will open the doors their studio and talk about their work with members of the public during the annual MFA Open Studios, to be held from 5-8 p.m. Oct. 25 in the Center for the Arts, North Campus.
The second Buffalo Food Policy Summit, an event designed to bring together diverse stakeholders to discuss opportunities for sustainable economic development through the local food system, will take place Oct. 23 at UB and SUNY Buffalo State.
“Bhopali,” the award-winning documentary about the survivors of the 1984 Union Carbide gas leak in Bhopal, India—considered to be the world's worst industrial disaster—will be screened at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 17 in 206 Furnas Hall, North Campus.
How the disability community can empower itself through social media and the media’s perception of the disability community will be examined during “Disability & the Media: A Community Dialogue,” a conference to be held Oct. 24 at UB and at the Museum of DisABILITY History in Eggertsville.
A presentation and roundtable discussion designed to help faculty and staff assess the engagement of UB students in the community will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 16 in 100 Allen Hall, South Campus.
Information privacy in the health care environment, how eye tracking and memory explain susceptibility to phishing scams, mobile information privacy and the motivation of hackers are just a few of the topics to be covered at a conference this weekend hosted by the School of Management.