Representatives from community-based organizations will explain New York State’s new high school equivalency test and how best to prepare students for it at a forum on Sept. 9 at UB's Educational Opportunity Center.
Nnedi Okorafor, an associate professor in the UB Department of English, has become only the fourth author in the past 20 years to write a novella that jointly earned Hugo and Nebula awards, two of the science fiction genre’s highest literary honors.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Kenneth D. Pearsen, MD, co-founder and former president of Great Lakes Medical Imaging (GLMI), has been appointed chair of the Department of Radiology at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – The University at Buffalo announced today that the 35 practicing radiologists employed by Great Lakes Medical Imaging (GLMI) are joining the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences as full-time faculty members in the Department of Radiology. They also will provide care to the community as clinicians with UBMD Radiology and UB’s hospital partners in the Great Lakes Health System.
UB researchers who pioneered the family-based approach to weight loss, have been awarded an $8.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to start making these successful family-based weight-loss programs more widely available.
UB is working with state, city and community-based groups and organizations to develop new programs that expand upon UB’s ongoing efforts to improve the quality of life in the neighborhoods that surround the South Campus.
Barry Smith, SUNY Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and director of the National Center for Ontological Research at UB, has been named one of the 50 most influential living philosophers by TheBestSchools.org.
The $44 million renovation transformed UB's most iconic and historic building into a state-of-the-art facility for learning and research in architecture and planning, while respecting the building’s unique history.
Nearly one in 20 adult women in the U.S. are married to or living with a partner with an alcohol use disorder. A $3.2 million grant to the UB Research Institute on Addictions will develop and evaluate an online program specifically designed to help them.
Marty Tankleff had just turned 17 when he was accused of killing his parents. Following hours of interrogation, he made an unsigned confession, and was convicted and sentenced to 50 years to life in prison.
Using her diagnosis of Crohn’s disease as inspiration and fecal matter as the medium, UB biological art resident Kathy High will convert the tiny organisms that live inside our guts into a microbial coat of arms for various families.
UB students, faculty and staff will join forces with community members who live around the UB South and Downtown campuses to make their neighborhoods a bit brighter as part of UB Community Day, Oct. 1.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Mustafa Jarrar, PhD, a computer scientist from the Birzeit University in Palestine and an international leader in computational linguistics and ontology, will join the Department of Biomedical Informatics in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo as a Fulbright scholar for the 2016-17 academic year.