News Releases


Researchers in UB's School of Social Work have created an online resource to guide instructors who are transitioning their classrooms from a traditional seated environment to remote learning.


Errors have been extinguished and turnaround time has declined drastically, according to Brockport officials.


Scientists exploring the nature of immunity after vaccination against Streptococcus pneumoniae have discovered that a type of white blood cell called neutrophils plays a more critical role than was previously known.


UB sociologist’s research suggests that factors contributing to one behavior are similar to those contributing to the other.


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Phone: 716-645-5959



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Professor of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering

Expertise: traffic, applying information technology to crash risk, border-crossings, environmental effects, infrastructure and land-use design, traffic in bad weather

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UB in the News


The New York Times published an article on the many different symptoms of COVID-19. The article highlighted a UB study led by Brian Clemency, showed that of 961 health care workers who were tested for Covid-19, anosmia (loss of smell) was the most predictive symptom, but it wasn’t foolproof.


Business Insider included Erin Hatton, in an article featuring 14 labor expert’s ideas for re-empowering American workers during the pandemic.


A story in the Christian Science Monitor interviewed Victoria Wolcott about young women of color taking the reins of grassroots protests against racism and for an end to police violence.


NPR interviews Katarzyna Kordas, about a new UNICEF and Pure Earth report showing that about one in three children globally have been exposed to lead at levels shown to damage their health and cognitive development.

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