February 9, 2013 8:45 AM
The 14th ranked Medaille College men's volleyball team will play host to the 12-team United Volleyball Conference (UVC) Crossover Tournament today and tomorrow. This is the first of two crossovers that the conference will host in 2013. The tournament will have 16 matches played over a two-day span in the newly expanded Sullivan Center on Medaille's Buffalo Campus. The tournament will feature seven of the nation's Top 15 teams in this week's American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) rankings.
September 11, 2012 12:00 AM
The University at Buffalo School of Management's Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (CEL) has a new home in the UB Downtown Gateway. The CEL, which promotes business growth through leadership development and experiential learning, has moved from its former location in the Jacobs Executive Development Center (also known as the Butler Mansion) to newly renovated space in the Gateway at 77 Goodell Street.
"This strategic move brings the CEL into the heart of a region where innovation is flourishing," said Arjang Assad, dean of the UB School of Management. "The
August 9, 2012 12:30 AM
Niagara Falls is kicking-off a program to lure young professionals into the city by helping them pay their student loans. The $200,000 program would guarantee $7,000 over two years to 20 college graduates on the condition they buy a home or rent an apartment in downtown Niagara Falls. City officials see "knowledge professionals," and their discretionary income, as the difference between any city's success and failure as a living destination.
The program aims to not only bring young people into the city, but to revitalize a struggling neighborhood north
July 8, 2012 9:00 AM
The University at Buffalo is launching a new doctoral program in Urban and Regional Planning in its School of Architecture and Planning. The program will begin in September and will be the only such program in the State University of New York system. UB is particularly interested in recruiting students from the U.S., Europe, China, Korea and South Asia.
The new program will emphasize research and learning in areas in which the UB school and its planning faculty have garnered international distinction: assisting declining cities and distressed urban communities;
May 17, 2012 8:30 AM
After an international competition that focused the expertise of four elite architectural teams on design possibilities for a new University at Buffalo school of medicine in downtown Buffalo, UB announced today the selection of the winning team.
HOK, one of the world's leading architectural firms, with a global portfolio of health sciences facilities and academic buildings and an international reputation for sustainable design, has been selected to help produce the final design for the new UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences on the Buffalo Niagara