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Spring 2010

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Profiles on Parade

Gary Shipe

The UB Reporter (www.buffalo.edu/ubreporter) each week features a profile of a faculty or staff member. Complemented by solid photography, this series showcases the diversity and flair of the UB community. Following are some selected profiles for your enjoyment.

Gary Shipe

‘Piano Man’ works magic on array of keyboard instruments

Michael Glick

New dental dean pursues roles as educator, editorialist

Stefani Bardin, MFA ’08

Food is the focus of artist’s work and curriculum

Xuhua Qin

UB counselor helps international students adjust to culture, academics

Barry Willer

Brain injury researcher draws on compassion and curiosity to fuel his work

UB in the News

The tweet that cost $139 billion

A false tweet in 2013 sent financial markets into a tailspin. UB's Tero Karppi says we must better understand how social media is linked to decision making.

Why do 40 Mass. high schools still have Native American mascots in 2015?

Native Americans have been protesting the use of Indian logos and nicknames by sports teams since the 1960s, says UB's Wendy Quinton.

Los Angeles' minimum wage on track to go up to $15 by 2020

The plan to raise Los Angeles' minimum wage to $15 per hour is a "monumental change," according to UB's Jerry Newman.

More of UB in the News