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The nursing school-hospital partnership was recognized for
educating future nurses in maternal-newborn care.
UB's annual celebration of International Education Week includes
a keynote address on U.S. foreign and military policy.
The UB study of transgender adults aims to tailor interventions
to increase testing for those in the population not receiving
The UB cardiologist is a member of the committee that has issued
a new practice guideline for treating sudden cardiac death.
The School of Law's new clinic will train students who will
travel to the island to provide hands-on legal assistance.
UB social media specialist Jacob Schupbach chimes in on managing
social media demands, the role of video and Snapchat.
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.
The scientists received the Knudsen Award from ABSA
International for a risk assessment study of a virus found in
A special program will reflect on King's speech on racial
integration at Kleinhans Music Hall.
UB will use a variety of communication channels to inform
employees of a change in scheduled operations due to severe winter
“Critical Conversations” will host AAU President
Mary Sue Coleman for events reflecting on why research universities
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.
A UB-led study found the giant, extinct otter had an
unexpectedly sturdy jaw, suggesting it may have been a top
The scientist best known for developing the battery that powers
implantable defibrillators will speak on energy storage.
UB researcher Elizabeth Mietlicki-Baase is investigating hormone
signaling and the link to overeating and drug addiction.
UB psychiatrist Steven L. Dubovsky offers some suggestions for
calming fears and overcoming feelings of helplessness.
Students, faculty and alumni from the pharmacy school helped
collect 9,000 pounds of prescription drugs during the annual
What can prehistoric animals teach us about human anatomy?
Plenty, according to UB faculty member Jack Tseng.
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.
For the 15th consecutive year, UB ranks among the top 25 U.S.
institutions hosting international students.
Instruction is the top priority for the “thoughtfully
The Fall Interprofessional Forum tackled a topic that organizers
say is a textbook example of a situation that requires a
Members of the UB community gathered to mark the 50th
anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1967 speech at Kleinhans
Robert Wahler has been recognized by the American Society of
Consultant Pharmacists for excellence in pharmacy leadership,
practice and education.
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.
UB's Stampede and shuttle buses provide an essential service for
all members of the campus community.
UB researcher Melanie Sage is working to improve states’
compliance with the Indian Child Welfare Act.
The gift from the estate of beloved professor Peter Nickerson
will fund an endowed chair and create a dean's fund in his
Kelly Hayes McAlonie has devoted her career to promoting
architecture and design as a tool for teaching and active
The UB-led initiative seeks to revitalize Buffalo’s urban
core while creating 100 megawatts of clean energy by 2020.
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.
Adam Wilson is part of a team that created a digital tool for
monitoring threats to a South African biodiversity hotspot.
Findings from the UB “mini-brain” research indicate
the disease — triggered by malformations in the cerebral
cortex —could potentially be treated in utero.
AAU President Mary Sue Coleman told a UB audience that research
universities need to do a better job of telling their stories to
A new UB study suggest that not all forms of social withdrawal
The UB Libraries is waiving fines for a month to encourage
borrowers to return overdue books and other materials.
A UB study found privacy concerns prevent most patients from
sharing their records electronically with health care
Accomplished fundraiser Rodney Grabowski will lead UB's efforts
in philanthropy and alumni engagement.
The UB pharmacy professor was recognized by three prominent
academic societies: AAAS, AAPS and ISoP.
The acclaimed actor and social activist is making his mark in
A UB-led research team will develop tools that simplify analysis
of glycans, biomolecules more diverse than the genome.
Ferric Contrast and NanoHydroChem have each won $50,000 to
advance their commercialization strategies.
UB's Charles Lindsey predicts booming sales this holiday season,
with online sales expected to surpass in-store sales for the first
UB researchers' proposed software solution could extend battery
life and reduce energy consumption.
A UB-led study links DNA samples from purported yetis to Asian
UB's Nathan Daun-Barnett is working with the private company
vibeffect to ensure that students thrive while at a college
UB geologist Tracy Gregg says each volcano has its own
“personality” and data about its past behavior is key
to forecasting future eruptions.
UB psychologists have found that combinations of certain traits
may guard against depression and anxiety.
UB alumna Anna Liuzzo's preschool holds to the Montessori
tradition that all children are unique and learn differently.
More than 100 graduate students gathered in Founders Plaza to
protest the House bill that would tax students' tuition
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Medical News Today reports on a study led by UB
researcher Zhen Yan, who has shown that an approved
anticancer drug can significantly restore the social deficits
associated with autism spectrum disorder in mice.
The Washington Post quotes Charles Ewing,
professor of law, who questioned a Pennsylvania lawmaker's plan for
legislation that would fine parents up to $750 if their child is a
The Oregonian reports on research by Shira
Gabriel, associate professor of psychology, that showed the
role that Donald Trump’s reality shows played in his election