UB in the News

3/20/19

An article in Science magazine about pediatric cancer survivors, who survived treatment only to be diagnosed later with grave aftereffects interviews UB resercher Steven Lipshultz.

3/18/19

The Chronicle of Higher Education quotes UB researcher Lois Weis on how status anxiety – fears of losing one’s position in a social class – may have motivated parents involved in the recent college admissions-bribery scandal.

3/12/19

Psychology Today talked to Michael Poulin about how high stress usually predicts a shorter life. Poulin's research shows that this was not the case for those who engaged in volunteering.

3/6/19

Bustle talks to James Gardner over whether politicians can run for president and another political office at the same time.

2/26/19

An article on Science Daily reports on new research co-authored by Z. Jack Tseng, that examines the oddly shaped skull of an extinct weasel called Leptarctus primus. 

2/23/19

MSN interviewed Lucinda Finley about an Idaho couple that is suing Planned Parenthood for the cost of raising their child after a medication abortion was unsuccessful.

2/20/19

Fox News interviewed professor John Crassidis about an order by President Trump directing the Department of Defense to draft legislation creating a so-called Space Force within the U.S. Air Force.

2/18/19

Mark Bartholomew spoke to MarketWatch about the ill-fated Canada Dry’s “Made from Real Ginger” ginger ale campaign aimed at wooing health-conscious customers, forcing the company to pay $11.2 million to settle claims that it misled consumers.

2/11/19

Professor Jeremy Finn spoke to the Associated Press about the shootings one year ago in Parkland, Florida, and subsequent efforts to prepare for school shootings.

2/4/19

An article on CNBC about proposals that would increase taxes on the wealthiest families in the country interviews Matthew Dimick, professor of law.