Need to Know

Published June 10, 2024

  • PT alum sponsors SPHHP’s summer program for high schoolers
    Blue Path brings Western New York high school students interested in health careers to UB for two weeks during the summer to cultivate and refine skills central to thriving careers in epidemiology, health policy and economics, exercise science, occupational therapy, community health, nutrition, dietetics and more.
  • CDS wins gold award in national competition
    Campus Dining and Shops (CDS) has received a gold award in the 2024 Loyal E. Horton Dining Awards sponsored by the National Association of College and University Food Services (NACUFS).
  • Renew virtual parking permits
    The renewal and application processes are now open for faculty/staff parking permits for the 2024-25 academic year.
  • Jonathan D. Daniels, MD Memorial School Supply Drive accepting donations
    With summer vacation right around the corner, school supplies for the fall are probably the last thing on anyone’s mind right now.
  • UB chef earns silver medal at Culinary Challenge
    UB Chef Brendan Schultz was awarded a silver medal at his first National Association of College and University Food Services Culinary Challenge, held during NACUFS’ recent spring conference in Buffalo.
  • NIH deputy director to deliver Harrington Lecture
    UB alumnus Lawrence A. Tabak, principal deputy director of the National Institutes of Health, will deliver the 2024 Harrington Lecture, part of Spring Clinical Day on June 1 at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
  • University statement on Faculty Senate resolution regarding UB’s response to May 1 on-campus protests
    As President Satish K. Tripathi indicated in his letter to the Faculty Senate Executive Committee, which he read to the Faculty Senate on May 14, the university is committed to responding to the concerns of the university community regarding university policies for ensuring that UB remains safe and secure during protests. 
  • Students master computer security essentials at 17th UB Lockdown competition
    On the eve of the launch of the hottest new video game, a shadowy group of cybercriminals has set its sights on disrupting the release — and the company’s CEO has enlisted your company to stop the attack.
  • UB marks 10 years of Giving Day
    The 10th annual UB Giving Day, held April 17-18, raised more than $1.4 million, making it the third-highest sum raised in the event’s decadelong history.
  • Student conduct update
    UB’s Student Conduct Office has informed seven students who received conduct referrals on May 1 for failing to disperse after the attempted encampment and protest that they will not be charged with a violation of the Student Code of Conduct.