Tony Conrad says he went to New York City in the early
’60s to “mess up the music world.” Now, some 50
years after beginning a career that contributed to the opening of a
new musical tradition, Conrad will be back in the city celebrating
his 75th birthday with shows that serve as late career markers for
this dynamic, multifaceted music and sound artist.
Mark T. Swihart, PhD, UB Distinguished Professor of Chemical and
Biological Engineering, has been named executive director of the
University at Buffalo’s New York State Center of Excellence
in Materials Informatics (CMI).
Using social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter to
spread information during campus emergencies can help keep students
safer, according to new research from the University at Buffalo
School of Management.
Smokers may be more likely to successfully quit their habit if
simple adjustments were made to how an existing anti-smoking
medication is prescribed, according to a new study by a University
at Buffalo research team.
Human rights violations, including honor killings, human
trafficking, child and slave brides, female genital mutilation,
stoning of women and domestic violence, will be the topics of
discussion during a daylong human rights conference, “Culture
and Control of Women – Resources and Remedies,” being
held on March 7 at the University at Buffalo Law School.
The University at Buffalo will host the 12th annual Safe Schools
Initiative Seminar, (Re)Committing to an Integrated Safe School
Plan, for law enforcement and schools on Thursday, March 19, from
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Center for the Arts on the UB North
Campus. The event is free, but registration is required.
Expertise:environmental pollution; emerging
contaminants including nanomaterials, brominated flame
retardants and endocrine-disrupting chemicals; wastewater
treatment of pharmaceuticals; environmental mass
Clinical Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and
Expertise:K-12 school and district leadership,
educational policy, organizational development, human resources,
labor relations, collective bargaining, leadership recruitment and
development, shared services, inter-district collaboration