More than 200,000 of the 5 million accounts stolen in a cyberattack on the digital toymaker VTech belonged to children, information that hackers could use to open credit card accounts, according to a UB expert in cyber deception.
Without a doubt, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg and Cy Twombly are the three great post-abstract expressionists in American art, says Jonathan Katz, director of UB’s visual studies doctoral program.
Prescription opioid abuse has reached epidemic proportions, but new research led by UB psychiatric nursing researcher Yu-Ping Chang found motivational interviewing, a form of behavioral counseling, is an effective tool at curbing misuse.
Jeffrey M. Wice of the Jaeckle Center for Law, Democracy and Governance at the UB Law School will be available to provide commentary and analysis of a major redistricting case before the U.S. Supreme Court, Tuesday, Dec. 8.
Child protection services personnel respond to some 3 million reports of maltreatment per year, andmany states respond identically to all incidents, regardless of their nature. Differential response is a significant policy shift in how child welfare systems approach families, says Annette Semanchin Jones.
Campus Dining and Shops rolled out four new Pride of New York vending machines, each stocked with items made or produced in New York State. Sales have been solid since they were installed at the start of the fall semester.
Although still in its infancy, University at Buffalo faculty, staff and students are finding UBThisWinter, the university’s winter session, to be a great way to spend the time between the traditional fall and spring semesters.
UB Police Chief Gerald W. Schoenle Jr. is leading a call by the SUNY Police Chiefs Association asking Gov. Cuomo to sign a bill that would help university police departments retain campus police officers.
To prepare the next generation of nurses for virtual health care, the UB School of Nursing recently received a one-year SUNY High Needs grant to train nursing students in telehealth, which allows patients to use live video and self-diagnostic devices to receive distant care.
Women who report having periodontal disease are at greater risk for breast cancer, especially if they smoke or recently quit smoking, according to University at Buffalo research published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.