Nearly 90 fifth graders from West Hertel Academy tested their science, technology, engineering and math skills on March 1 by 3-D printing model wind turbines, building light-powered LEGO cranes and learning how GPS is used to locate shared bikes.
Over the past five years, the NYSUNY 2020 program has provided UB with funding to make vital investments in need-based financial aid and students’ education, as well as hire faculty to teach new course sections and perform research that advances the regional economy.
UB today officially unveiled Blackstone LaunchPad at UB, a hands-on learning program created by the Blackstone Charitable Foundation to introduce entrepreneurship as a viable career option to UB’s students, regardless of major.
According to a new study led by UB orthodontic researcher Thikriat Al-Jewair, oversized tonsils and tongues place people at high risk for obstructive sleep apnea, a disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts during sleep due to blocked upper airways.
Physical and relational bullying can happen among children as young as 3- to 5-years-old, but the results of a new study suggest that a short intervention program can lead to significant reductions in these behaviors.
Citing its significant role in keeping tuition affordable and providing additional resources to invest in students’ education, UB President Satish K. Tripathi today urged state lawmakers to extend the NYSUNY 2020 program.
High school students from the International Preparatory School at Grover will learn how excellence in STEM fields leads to new companies in Western New York on March 18 as part of BPS STEM Entrepreneur Day.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Don’t get stressed about losing an hour this weekend, advises Jennifer G. Henderson, DO, clinical assistant professor in the Department of Medicine in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.
Gerri Lamb, a renowned patient care coordination expert at Arizona State University, will explore how nurses can improve the transition of patients and information when she delivers the keynote speech for the UB School of Nursing’s sixth annual Margaret A. Nelson Lecture.
Students and faculty in the UB School of Nursing begin their mission to prevent 1,000 heart attacks and strokes in the Buffalo community as a part of Million Hearts, a nationwide initiative to save 1 million hearts by 2017.
To fight the opioid epidemic ravaging Western New York, the UB School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences joined forces with the Erie County Department of Health and the Harm Reduction Coalition to create a naloxone dispensing education program.
A new national study by The Education Trust cited UB as among the universities that stand out for improving overall graduation rates while also achieving significant gains for black students during the last decade.
Issam Smeir is the keynote speaker for UB's third annual Refugee Health Summit, which runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 2, at the Arthur O. Eve Educational Opportunity Center, 555 Ellicott St., Buffalo.
Despite the perception that medical prescriptions are now completely electronic in New York State, we haven’t seen the last of paper prescriptions, according to University at Buffalo pharmacy law expert Karl Fiebelkorn.
A new collaborative study from the UB Research Institute on Addictions and the Penn State College of Medicine will investigate why a significant percentage of people who undergo gastric bypass surgery develop alcohol abuse problems.
The incident was first reported to University at Buffalo Police on the evening of Wednesday, March 23. Police responded immediately and, per policy, had the offensive language removed from the bathroom stall.
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