Media Advisories

News about upcoming UB events that may be of interest to the media.

6/29/20

Hochul, who will be joined by three UB infectious disease and medical informatics experts, will discuss the state’s phased reopening plan and the importance of face masks.

6/12/20

UB will host the Virtual Bloomsday Celebration, an evening to honor James Joyce’s landmark book “Ulysses” – considered by many to be the most influential novel of the 20th century.

 

6/2/20

Fifty medical residents from the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB will cap off their professional education June 9 with an unconventional, vehicle-based graduation ceremony at the Transit Drive-in Theatre in Lockport.

5/12/20

Virtual celebrations include motarboard decorating contest and a virtual toast set for 2 p.m. May 13.

5/8/20

UB will call on faculty, staff and students to answer kids’ most pressing questions about the COVID-19 pandemic through a live, virtual chat series.

4/22/20

With updated Climate Action Plan called UB’s 10 in 10, UB puts forth a roadmap of strategies that will guide the university’s climate mitigation efforts over the next decade.

3/10/20

Creator of the iconic fashion brand FUBU, John is the next speaker in this year’s Distinguished Speakers Series lineup.

2/27/20

Session will include preliminary vision for I-190 pedestrian crossing, large-scale model showing schematic design updates for future Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Centennial Park.

2/11/20

Salaam is the Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration Keynote Speaker in the 2019-2020 Distinguished Speakers Series lineup.

12/23/19

UB professor Othman Shibly will travel to Lebanon to provide dental care to nearly 2,000 child refugees. The weeklong humanitarian mission is his fifth this year.