Gov. Cuomo’s Excelsior Scholarship Program is an exciting
proposal that will advance a long-held tenet of the University at
Buffalo – that our state’s students deserve access to
an affordable and excellent education, says UB President Satish K.
Abortion fund patients who get aid to help pay for abortions are
younger and more likely to be African American when compared to
general abortion patients in the U.S., according to the findings of
a new UB study.
Margaret Moss, PhD, JD, assistant dean of diversity and
inclusion in the UB School of Nursing, was honored with two 2016
Book of the Year Awards by the American Journal of Nursing for her
book, “American Indian Health and Nursing.”
UB’s Creative Arts Initiative will present The Faust
Project: A Staged Reading with Live Music of Goethe's Faust, an
inventive reworking of Goethe’s epic by playwright Neil
Wechsler and composer Nathan Heidelberger.
UB’s online programs for the Graduate School of Education
and School of Nursing earned significant national endorsements from
the U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of the best online
programs in America.
UB is offering local schools and not-for-profit organizations
free tickets to the 41st Annual Martin Luther King Jr.
Commemoration event, featuring former U.S. Attorney General Eric
Holder, to be held at 8 p.m. on Feb. 16, in Alumni Arena.
UB law professor Samantha Barbas' latest book,
“Newsworthy: The Supreme Court Battle over Privacy and Press
Freedom,” examines the first Supreme Court case to weigh the
right of privacy versus freedom of the press.
The University at Buffalo is assessing the executive order and
is actively monitoring the order’s potential impact on UB
students, faculty, staff and visiting scholars who are from
countries cited in the order.
Stephen Dunnett, UB vice provost for international education,
will update members of the media on President Trump’s
executive order of Jan. 27 that temporarily suspends entry to the
U.S. by citizens of seven countries on the order’s impact on
UB and the university’s response.
UB researchers have a $2.8 million NIH grant aimed at finding
out whether one way to prevent childhood obesity might be making
non-food alternatives, such as sports or imaginative play, more
readily available to children.
The UB School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Utica
College have formed a new agreement that will provide students the
opportunity to earn a doctor of pharmacy degree (PharmD) in a
shorter amount of time.
UB researchers at Women & Children’s Hospital of
Buffalo and other teams worldwide are proving that a dose of
dextrose gel along with regular feedings can treat some babies with
hypoglycemia, allowing them to stay with their mothers, which