News and views for UB faculty and staff
The executive director who built the reputation of UB's Center
for the Arts is stepping down Sept. 30.
School of Management staffer Aaron Shaw relies on personal
experience to help veterans make the transition from the military
to civilian life.
As director of the new Office of Fellowships and Scholarships,
Elizabeth Colucci helps talented students land prestigious
After years at the United Way, Arlene Kaukus has continued her
commitment to helping others as UB's director of career services.
Faculty experts weigh in on trending topics. Their views and
opinions are based on their expertise and research, and do not
represent the official positions of UB.
A study that describes the Earth’s activity below the
Greenland Ice Sheet is a key contribution to climate science, a UB
Karl Fiebelkorn says that when it comes to purchasing medicine
online, the convenience does not outweigh the risks.
Two UB faculty members talk about how society can navigate the
balance between pain management and the risk of addiction.
Jonathan Katz says Orlando shooting was homophobic murder, not
act of terrorism.
Performing as a stand-up comic was about the farthest thing from
Art Edelman’s mind when he came to Buffalo to join the UB
Longtime UB faculty member Phil Stevens talks about the
implications of the Brexit vote and Donald Trump on higher
Social media specialist Erin Goetz talks about Snapchat and why
UB has a presence on the popular channel.
Jay Roorbach, UB's new senior emergency planning
coordinator, ensures UB is prepared to respond to any given
UB faculty member Barry Smith has been named one of the 50 most
influential living philosophers by TheBestSchools.org.
The award will honor the UB chemist’s pioneering research
and his dedication to mentoring the next generation of
Teng Wu's paper was cited by the civil engineering society for
its “critical contribution to the issue of the aerodynamics
Nnedi Okorafor’s “Binti” has received the Hugo
and Nebula awards, two of science fiction’s highest literary