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President Donald Trump

Reality TV played key role in taking Trump from ‘Apprentice’ to president

Shira Gabriel's research suggests that many television viewers formed parasocial relationships with Donald Trump due to his appearance on 14 seasons of “The Apprentice” and “The Celebrity Apprentice.”

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Researchers Tell Stories

UB has innovative researchers who are passionate about their work and the university. Hear them talk about what sparks their imaginations, keeps them motivated and how they enjoy sharing with students and colleagues. Click on the still photos to hear more.

  • 8/9/17

    Fascination with looking under a microscope, look at things at the atomic scale for myself.

  • 4/11/17

    Doesn’t matter if undergrad or masters, the best students are those that grasp the information and ask questions that move the whole class to another level.

  • 8/9/17

    Working with community team connecting folks with mental health and medical issues.  Researching the Impact of outcome and trust.

  • 7/26/17

    Being a researcher gives me the satisfaction of sharing my discoveries with the world and the excitement of making the unknown known.

  • 4/11/17

    Relating oral disease to problems with other parts of the body.  Periodontal is related to Diabetes.

  • 4/11/17

    At start of OBGYN career, asked to be consultant on Menopause study...Leader inspired me to change my focus to study midlife women.

  • 6/4/18

    I learned that engaging in Research feeds the work I do in the classroom.

  • 6/4/18

    Chair of the English Department.  Research on Digital Archive on notebooks of poet Marianne Moor

  • 4/11/17

    Nils Napp, Robotics Researcher in the Computer Science and Engineering Department , Bio Inspired Algorythym Design to figure out why people bodies work so well and then figure out how to use it for robots

  • 4/11/17

    Other professors who showed me a technique that examines all the genes in the entire database of 30,000 genes.

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