Many attempts to explain how past people experienced their wider
world have focused on sight at the expense of sound, but
researchers from the University at Albany and UB have developed a
tool that puts sound back into the ancient landscape.
One of the many negative consequences when fetuses are exposed
to alcohol in the womb is an increased risk for drug addiction
later in life. Neuroscientists in UB'sResearch Institute on
Addictions are discovering why.
A small group of UB undergraduates committed to discovering and
developing new avenues of social change will travel to Tanzania on
July 15 as part of an intensive, experiential, social innovation
and marketing course.
The University at Buffalo School of Nursing has received more
than $2.4 million in funding from the Health Resources and Services
Administration (HRSA) to increase access to mental health care and
substance abuse treatment among American Indian communities in
Western New York.
Learning from the ‘mammalian diving reflex,’
UB researchers have successfully tested face cooling to prevent
steep drops in blood pressure during simulated blood loss, a
prehospital intervention that EMTs and battlefield medics could one
day use to save lives.
University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine faculty members
Frank Scannapieco and Peter Bradford have been named 2017 fellows
of prestigious academic societies in the fields of dental research
Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai, former U.S. National
Security Advisor Susan Rice, Grey’s Anatomy actor Jesse
Williams and actor Alan Alda are among the speakers who will
headline the UB 2017-18 Distinguished Speakers Series.
The UB math students competing on NBC’s second season of
“Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge” edged out the
competition by six seconds in the second round of the series,
earning a trip to the final night of competition.
The Mathletes, a team of four UB math students, fell short of
winning the $250,000 prize after being eliminated from the Spartan:
Ultimate Team Challenge during a semifinal round that was
decided in the closing seconds.