UB students and faculty are applying their knowledge to a
diversity of projects addressing local and global challenges. The
research we do touches lives around the world and drives the growth
of the Buffalo-Niagara and New York State economies.
Diverse immigrant populations do more than enhance a city's
cultural fabric; according to a study led by UB geographers, they
also boost wages.
Periodontal disease and tooth loss are associated with a higher
risk of death among post-menopausal women, according to a UB-led
study that's one of the largest of its kind.
A UB-led study that tracked 80,000+ players of the video game
ArcheAge found that people will mostly help one another as the
world ends, rather than descend into anti-social chaos.