3/27/20

UB public health researcher Shauna Zorich says the leadership of the medical school helped Buffalo weather the outbreak better than many cities.

3/27/20

Risks can be minimized, but postponing may be the best option, says UB infectious disease expert Thomas Russo.

3/27/20

Computer science student Anant Patni hopes Pulse and Peaceful Sounds will help relief stress due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

3/26/20

The student is self-isolating at their off-campus residence, as is a close family member who is also a medical student and is awaiting testing.

3/26/20

UB faculty member Dennis Kuo says some life-sustaining therapies are harder to find and widespread illness among caregivers is on the horizon.

3/26/20

UB psychologist Shira Gabriel offers some fun and easy ways to stay connected while practicing social distancing.

3/25/20

The study by nursing researchers found “significant association” between alcohol or marijuana use and insufficient sleep in high school students.

3/25/20

Units across the university have pulled together to help faculty, staff and students continue their work remotely.

3/24/20

Amid a nationwide shortage of materials, the UB community mobilized last week to send ethanol and swabs to Erie County to support COVID-19 testing.

3/24/20

UB psychiatry resident Erik Radick says pro athletes with CTE are shown to be more likely to take their own lives.

3/23/20

UB has set new protocols to maintain the well-being of the approximately 1,500 students expected to live on campus for the rest of the semester.

3/23/20

UB faculty quickly shift gears to be ready to finish the spring semester remotely.

Editor's note: New UB Seen items may become less frequent as activity on campus declines with implementation of telecommuting for staff and distance learning for faculty and students.

Interviewing from a distance

Social distancing protocols have moved out of social situations and into the job interviewing process. Geology professor Jason Briner recently relied on videoconferencing to interview a prospective graduate student. Photos: Douglas Levere

Published March 25, 2020

President Satish K. Tripathi’s Message of Resilience and Pride in the UB Community

A message of resilience and pride

“In times of great challenge, UB demonstrates great resilience and great character,” President Satish K. Tripathi tells the UB community in a video message. For the latest updates and FAQs, visit www.buffalo.edu/coronavirus.

Maureen Jameson uses a beach filter for her video conference background.

Work's a beach

Maureen Jameson, associate professor of French in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, indulges in some wishful thinking with a Zoom virtual background. Photo: Courtesy of Maureen Jameson

Published March 26, 2020

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