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Starting up the start-ups

07/05/18 6:11pm | By KIRSTEN DEAN

Benjamin Corbett started out his collegiate career at the University at Pittsburgh in 2015. He planned on joining the university’s ROTC program to give back to the community, but officials discovered a scar on his back.

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Michael Frisch

The multifaceted Frisch

03/05/13 12:00am | By ALYSSA MCCLURE

Thirty-three years ago, Dr. Michael Frisch was arrested during his first year of teaching. On March 15, 1970, the 26-year-old history professor was part of the "Faculty 45" - a non-violent sit-in of 45 faculty members protesting UB's use of Buffalo police officers on campus. The faculty members sought to discuss a more peaceful approach to student conflicts that were occurring at UB.

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Librarians: mastering the art of research

03/05/13 12:00am | By SHARON KAHN , SHARON KAHN

Snapshots of kindness

03/03/13 12:00am | By CARRIE LOMBARDI , CARRIE LOMBARDI

Sex fails

02/26/13 12:00am | By FELICIA O. , FELICIA O.

Sustaining Buffalo

02/24/13 12:00am | By ANDREA SAADAN , ANDREA SAADAN
Community Action Corps

Reaching out to those in need

02/21/13 12:00am | By ALYSSA MCCLURE

It started out as an accident. Kayla Cornell thought she was attending an event for the Colleges Against Cancer her freshman year, but ended up at a Community Action Corps meeting. There, she became dedicated to helping others.

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Extend your life by giving instead of receiving

02/21/13 12:00am | By ALYSSA MCCLURE

It truly is better to give than to receive. It's a proven fact. A recent study conducted over five years across three universities - Stony Brook University, Grand Valley State University in Michigan and UB - reveals that providing help to others results in a decreased association between stress and mortality. 

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UB's own winter wonderland

02/19/13 12:00am | By BETHANY WALTON , BETHANY WALTON

Mazel tov

02/17/13 12:00am | By SHARON KAHN , SHARON KAHN

"Same spirit, different scale"

02/17/13 12:00am | By ANDREA SAADAN , ANDREA SAADAN