A Washington Post article about the need for
more health professionals to help students before catastrophes
occur interviews Amanda Nickerson, director of UB’s
Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse Prevention.
An Associated Press article about the use of
virtual reality in the classroom interviews Richard Lamb,
director of UB’s Neurocognition Science Lab, who said the
effect on learning is to improve interest, understanding and
WAMC’s Academic Minute features UB researcher
Michael LaMonte who discussed changing physical activity
guidelines, especially for older adults. “There’s a new
message we should be sending to older adults: Every movement
counts,” he said.
An article on MLive.com about the search for the next
Michigan State athletic director after Mark Hollis announced his
resignation amid the fallout from the Larry Nassar scandal
interviews Nellie Drew, a sports law expert and adjunct
instructor in the UB School of Law.
An article in the Buffalo News reports Kathy Twist,
senior associate athletic director for sports administration and
senior woman administrator, has been named interim director of
athletics, and quotes UB President Satish K. Tripathi.
A PBS documentary that traces the causes behind the
use of prescription opioids and the devastating impact these drugs
are having in virtually every part of the nation, interviews UB
researcher Richard Blondell.