Researchers are using big data to create extremely detailed
poverty maps, a critical tool to aid the more than one billion
people worldwide who lack basic human necessities.
A UB researcher is among a team of scientists that won a U.N.
data prize for its innovative solution to a threat posed by climate
DNA samples analyzed by a UB biologist prove that purported yeti
specimens are actually from local bears and dogs, debunking the
myth of the Himalayan beast.
What's happening in the brain's reward system that makes some
people overeat or become addicted to drugs? A UB researcher's novel
studies may provide some answers.
A prehistoric otter packed a mean bite, say UB scientists. A
reconstruction of its jaws revealed that the wolf-sized otter may
have been a top predator in its time.
With funding from IBM, UB computer scientists are developing
software that improves Internet data transfer speeds without
draining a device's battery power.
UB’s Communities of Excellence unite faculty and students
across disciplines to address global challenges head on.
The new home for the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical
Sciences opens, ushering in a transformative era of medical
education, research and patient care in the WNY region.
The university has launched an identity and brand strategy that
will ensure UB's story is told in a consistent, compelling and
UB’s revamped and highly customizable general education
program promotes intellectual exploration to enrich students’
UB surges in the Wall Street Journal/ Times Higher Education
College Rankings, coming in at 117th overall out of 1,000 schools,
24th among publics and 1st among NYS publics.
Every Friday, faculty, staff and students sport UB gear and show
off their true blue pride. Join us!
Where will you be this January? Study on campus, online or
overseas during UB’s three-week winter session.
Amnesty Campaign 2017 is a UB Libraries initiative calling for
the return of overdue books and materials by Dec. 18—no fees,
no fines, no questions asked.
The UB chapter of the National Organization of Minority
Architecture Students clinched a prize in an annual design
competition, beating out 17 other teams from around the
A grant will allow UB's Music Library to digitally preserve
600-plus rare recordings of works by esteemed composers like Aaron
Copland and Julius Eastman.
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