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Media Advisories

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

5/13/16

Student volunteers will be stationed at three housing locations on UB's North Campus today through Sunday to collect furniture, electronics and other items students no longer want as they move out.

5/11/16

Thousands of UB students will don caps and gowns this week as families fly in from around the world to attend UB’s commencement celebrations.

5/6/16

More than 200 UB student volunteers plan to fan out throughout the Buffalo community volunteering nearly 600 hours of service as part of UB Pride & Service Day.

4/27/16

Academy Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey will speak at UB on April 27 as part of the university’s Distinguished Speakers Series.

4/27/16

In addition, honorary degrees will be presented to UB alumna Leslie G. Ford and Buffalo native Helene D. Gayle.

4/26/16

Some 5,846 students are candidates to receive degrees during UB's commencement ceremonies from April 29 through May 21.

4/21/16

The event, sponsored by M&T Bank and UB groups, gives gamers a chance to showcase their skills.

4/21/16

Where can you have the opportunity to hold a human brain, examine cancer cells under a microscope and test drive a Robotic Surgical Simulator that’s used to train surgeons?

4/15/16

The UB community will work together to plant 200 trees and push forward the effort to restore Buffalo’s reputation as “The City of Trees” in the fourth round of ReTree the District.

4/13/16

For the first time in a long time, the New York primary is very relevant, says UB election experts.