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Sean Kaczmarek, the youngest person ever elected to the Cheektowaga-Sloan Board of Education and a tireless advocate for equitable public education, is the University at Buffalo’s finalist for the national Harry S. Truman Scholarship.


After a winter of record-setting cold, the University at Buffalo Undergraduate Academies plan to heat things up through a visit from social entrepreneurship icon Veronika Scott.


A UB graduate student is studying crested black macaques with a grant from the Leakey Foundation, which has backed the work of primatologists like Jane Goodall.


The structure will compete in the prestigious U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon contest.


Casey Bunce has a fever and the only prescription is — well, you know the rest, at least if you’re familiar with the “Saturday Night Live” sketch whose catch phrase “more cowbell” has been part of the pop culture lexicon since 2000.


First NCAA Tournament showing puts UB in national spotlight, with thousands of fans sharing pride on social media.


Students will volunteer in high-need areas of Western New York, Virginia, the Dominican Republic and elsewhere.


Several UB graduate and degree professional programs have been recognized as among the best in the country.


Apple and Google will attend UB’s largest career fair for the first time, joining more than 100 local and national companies in recruiting UB students.


For the first time ever, students from a single club in the University at Buffalo School of Management have taken both first and second place in the annual On Target Undergraduate Club Case Competition, sponsored by Target Corporation.