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The director of university events has had a front-row seat for events that have helped define the university for nearly 40 years.


Former students and colleagues pay tribute to the urban planning professor who is retiring after a 42-year career at UB.


A passion for mountain climbing has kept four men with UB connections close for more than a decade.


Campus Living upholsterer Maureen Matesic adds a special touch to furniture she crafts for UB's residence halls.

The View

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.


As long as it's the only source of caffeine that day, one cup of coffee won't hurt kids over 12, UB nutrition researcher Jennifer Temple says.


Although Pope Francis removed the papal secrecy rule, more barriers to justice remain for the victims, UB law professor Christine Bartholomew says.


UB historian David Herzberg says the government has tried to harness a profit-driven drug industry to serve public health before.


UB law professor Nicole Hallett says all parties could benefit from increasing the minimum wage for restaurant workers.

Question & Answers


Law professor Errol Meidinger talks about his new book that examines a big-picture approach to improving climate change, agriculture and sports.


UBNow sat down with nursing dean Marsha Lewis to talk about a number of topics, including the school’s strategic plan and how it aligns with UB’s Top 25 ambition.


UBNow sat down with dental school dean Joseph Zambon to learn more about the school’s community service efforts and recent successes.


President Satish K. Tripathi sat down with UBNow to expand on some of the points he made during his eighth State of the University address.

Awards & Recognition


William Solomon and Jun Zhuang are the recipients of the 2019-20 Excellence in Graduate Student Mentoring Award presented by the Graduate School.


Jim P. Zheng, a recognized leader in battery technology, has been named an Empire Innovation Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering.


The dean of the School of Law received the bar association's highest academic award for her work in insurance law.


The India-based Madras Diabetes Research Foundation will honor the SUNY Distinguished Professor with its 2020 Life Time Contribution Award.