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11/1/17

The nursing school-hospital partnership was recognized for educating future nurses in maternal-newborn care.

11/1/17

UB's annual celebration of International Education Week includes a keynote address on U.S. foreign and military policy.

11/2/17

The UB study of transgender adults aims to tailor interventions to increase testing for those in the population not receiving it.

11/2/17

The UB cardiologist is a member of the committee that has issued a new practice guideline for treating sudden cardiac death.

11/3/17

The School of Law's new clinic will train students who will travel to the island to provide hands-on legal assistance.

11/3/17

UB social media specialist Jacob Schupbach chimes in on managing social media demands, the role of video and Snapchat.

11/6/17

UB architect Jin Young Song's winning design in an international contest uses robots to expand and downsize an apartment tower to respond to changing lifestyles.

11/6/17

The scientists received the Knudsen Award from ABSA International for a risk assessment study of a virus found in laboratory mice.

11/6/17

A special program will reflect on King's speech on racial integration at Kleinhans Music Hall.

11/8/17

UB will use a variety of communication channels to inform employees of a change in scheduled operations due to severe winter weather.

11/7/17

“Critical Conversations” will host AAU President Mary Sue Coleman for events reflecting on why research universities matter.

11/8/17

UB researcher Howard Lasker is traveling to the island of St. John to study the impact of hurricanes Irma and Maria on coral reefs in the region.

11/9/17

A UB-led study found the giant, extinct otter had an unexpectedly sturdy jaw, suggesting it may have been a top predator.

11/9/17

The scientist best known for developing the battery that powers implantable defibrillators will speak on energy storage.

11/10/17

UB researcher Elizabeth Mietlicki-Baase is investigating hormone signaling and the link to overeating and drug addiction.

11/9/17

UB psychiatrist Steven L. Dubovsky offers some suggestions for calming fears and overcoming feelings of helplessness.

11/10/17

Students, faculty and alumni from the pharmacy school helped collect 9,000 pounds of prescription drugs during the annual event.

11/14/17

What can prehistoric animals teach us about human anatomy? Plenty, according to UB faculty member Jack Tseng.

11/10/17

The weeklong series of events aims to educate the public about the microbes that live in and on our bodies, as well as the proper use of antibiotics.

11/13/17

For the 15th consecutive year, UB ranks among the top 25 U.S. institutions hosting international students.

11/13/17

Instruction is the top priority for the “thoughtfully coordinated move.”

11/10/17

The Fall Interprofessional Forum tackled a topic that organizers say is a textbook example of a situation that requires a collaborative approach.

11/10/17

Members of the UB community gathered to mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1967 speech at Kleinhans Music Hall.

11/14/17

Robert Wahler has been recognized by the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists for excellence in pharmacy leadership, practice and education.

11/13/17

It’s Global Entrepreneurship Week, and UB’s Blackstone Launchpad will join millions of people around the world in celebrating with a series of fun and useful events.

11/15/17

UB's Stampede and shuttle buses provide an essential service for all members of the campus community.

11/15/17

UB researcher Melanie Sage is working to improve states’ compliance with the Indian Child Welfare Act.

11/17/17

The gift from the estate of beloved professor Peter Nickerson will fund an endowed chair and create a dean's fund in his name.

11/20/17

Kelly Hayes McAlonie has devoted her career to promoting architecture and design as a tool for teaching and active learning.

11/16/17

The UB-led initiative seeks to revitalize Buffalo’s urban core while creating 100 megawatts of clean energy by 2020.

11/16/17

A UB-led study has found a significant reduction in death risk in women over 65 who regularly engage in light physical activity, such as regular chores.

11/20/17

Adam Wilson is part of a team that created a digital tool for monitoring threats to a South African biodiversity hotspot.

11/17/17

Findings from the UB “mini-brain” research indicate the disease — triggered by malformations in the cerebral cortex —could potentially be treated in utero.

11/17/17

AAU President Mary Sue Coleman told a UB audience that research universities need to do a better job of telling their stories to the public.

11/21/17

A new UB study suggest that not all forms of social withdrawal are unhealthy.

11/21/17

The UB Libraries is waiving fines for a month to encourage borrowers to return overdue books and other materials.

11/22/17

A UB study found privacy concerns prevent most patients from sharing their records electronically with health care providers.

11/21/17

Accomplished fundraiser Rodney Grabowski will lead UB's efforts in philanthropy and alumni engagement.

11/22/17

The UB pharmacy professor was recognized by three prominent academic societies: AAAS, AAPS and ISoP.

11/21/17

The acclaimed actor and social activist is making his mark in both fields.

11/27/17

A UB-led research team will develop tools that simplify analysis of glycans, biomolecules more diverse than the genome.

11/27/17

Ferric Contrast and NanoHydroChem have each won $50,000 to advance their commercialization strategies.

11/22/17

UB's Charles Lindsey predicts booming sales this holiday season, with online sales expected to surpass in-store sales for the first time ever.

11/28/17

UB researchers' proposed software solution could extend battery life and reduce energy consumption.

11/29/17

A UB-led study links DNA samples from purported yetis to Asian bears.

11/28/17

UB's Nathan Daun-Barnett is working with the private company vibeffect to ensure that students thrive while at a college or university.

11/29/17

UB geologist Tracy Gregg says each volcano has its own “personality” and data about its past behavior is key to forecasting future eruptions.

11/30/17

UB psychologists have found that combinations of certain traits may guard against depression and anxiety.

11/30/17

UB alumna Anna Liuzzo's preschool holds to the Montessori tradition that all children are unique and learn differently.

11/30/17

More than 100 graduate students gathered in Founders Plaza to protest the House bill that would tax students' tuition scholarships.