University at Buffalo

UB sets timeline for fall semester decisions.
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virtual commencement
University at Buffalo
WBEN Newsroom
May 14, 2020 - 7:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) — Seniors graduating and receiving degrees from colleges and universities this year will have a story for a lifetime; commencement without a stage. It's already played out at many area institutions and with virtual commencement exercises ramping up this weekend at the...
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Students walking around the University at Buffalo around Capen Hall. January 30, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Students walking around the University at Buffalo around Capen Hall. January 30, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
March 04, 2020 - 3:28 pm
University at Buffalo holds press conference regarding the callback of students currently studying abroad.
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Students walking around the University at Buffalo around Capen Hall. January 30, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Students walking around the University at Buffalo around Capen Hall. January 30, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 30, 2020 - 3:47 pm
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - The University at Buffalo has assured it is taking health precautions due to the coronavirus, which has claimed the lives of nearly 200 people worldwide.
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UB Hayes Hall
WBEN Newsroom
December 14, 2019 - 11:41 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-Carolyn Thompson) — The promise of reparations to atone for historical ties to slavery has opened new territory in a reckoning at U.S. colleges, which until now have responded with monuments, building name changes and public apologies. Georgetown University and two...
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UB Press Conference
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
December 12, 2019 - 2:33 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - "The announcement of the Community Health Equity Research Institute is the difference between life and death," said Mayor Byron Brown. This past Sunday, while they were watching the Bills game, Brown and his wife received the dreaded call that no family wants to hear - her 53-year-...
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Knox Lecture Hall
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
November 25, 2019 - 3:45 pm
AMHERST (WBEN) - On Friday, Governor Cuomo prompted the New York State Police Hate Crimes Task Force to assist University at Buffalo Police in investigating hate speech that was written in a bathroom stall in Knox Hall. "There were two swastikas, a homophobic slur and the usage of the N-word all...
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Neil McManus
November 10, 2019 - 12:52 pm
Amherst, NY (WBEN) Officials at the University at Buffalo say that a fire broke out Sunday morning in the Governors Complex on the school's North Campus at about 11 a.m. No injuries were reported and damage was estimated at $50,000. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. It is believed...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
November 04, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The University at Buffalo has begun a study which will compare the impacts of opioid intervention court and traditional drug courts. In a release by the university, it acknowledges that both are beneficial to helping those who are dependent on drugs and the overall fight...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
October 17, 2019 - 3:00 am
TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - Despite closing a year ago, Tonawanda Coke remains a source of frustration for nearby residents, who are sounding the alarm on a lack of transparency by the University at Buffalo related to a study commissioned after the plant's closure. Tonawanda Coke closed its doors last...
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