Your Colleagues



UB staff member Molly Anderson’s connection to the Russian city of Ryazan changed her life.  


As director of UB's Center for Disability Studies, historian Michael Rembis works to promote connections between WNY organizations.


Engineering professor John Atkinson is working to broaden students’ opportunities to learn about the topic.


As the new director of the Honors College, historian Dalia Muller aims to build on the college's commitment to civic engagement and experiential learning.

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.


UB engineers say early images of collapsed buildings in Mexico City do not mean that engineering failed across the region.


Arun Vishwanath says many of the decisions Apple has made over the years regarding its iPhones have been driven by design, not security.


UB's Daniel Hess says advanced planning for extreme events allows hospital staff to focus on what they do best — compassionate patient care.


When a disaster gets beyond a certain size, the response effort will take neighbor helping neighbor, UB professor Natalie Simpson says.

Question & Answers


Law professor Nellie Drew talks about the outlet she created for students to develop networking connections within the field of sports law.


UB social media specialist Jacob Schupbach chimes in on managing social media demands, the role of video and Snapchat.


Molly Anderson, executive director of CLOE, talks about the center's mission and why it co-sponsored Malala Yousafzai's lecture at UB.


With the new home of the UB medical school set to open this fall, Dean Michael Cain talks about the move and his goals for the school in the coming years.

Awards & Recognition


UB pediatric pulmonologist Daniel Sheehan co-chaired a panel that issued new care guidelines for patients with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.


Jin Young Song’s two award-winning concepts are based on the same technology used in snap bracelets.


Bianca Weinstock-Guttman received the Impact Award from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society for her research and patient care.


UB architects Despina Stratigakos and Kelly Hayes McAlonie have contributed profiles to the Pioneering Women of American Architecture website.