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COVID-19 UPDATES • 11/20/2021
As director of international alumni engagement, Wei Loon Leong keeps track of 11 alumni chapters around the globe.
Mame-Fatou Niang, a visiting scholar studying Blackness in contemporary France, is teaching a seminar this semester as the Melodia E. Jones Endowed Chair.
The first task for UB's new assistant vice provost and director of education abroad is to relaunch study abroad programs after the pandemic pause.
The SUNY Distinguished Professor and noted scholar on tobacco use plans to lecture and teach an occasional class.
As many as 1,000 visitors walked through the doors on the first day of the semester.
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.
While humans are unlikely to evolve supepowers like the Marvel Universe characters, Iron Man's brains are one exception, UB anthropologist Evan Simons tells "Curious Kids."
Carefully — and with suction, UB geologist Tracy Gregg tells The Conversation’s “Curious Kids” feature.
UB professor Carine Mardorossian says a hospice doctor's work offers some consolation to those who fear their loved ones are dying alone.
Creating pathways for minority candidates, especially former players, to achieve leadership success could go a long way, UB's Helen "Nellie" Drew says.
The action is not indulgent, but particularly necessary during these trying times, UB faculty member Catherine Cook-Cottone says.
Danielle Meyer shares her expertise on a range of Turkey Day topics, such as how to cut down on the calories and whether it’s OK to have seconds.
Look no further. UB physician Nancy Nielsen has some answers.
Heather Abraham, director of the law school’s Civil Rights and Transparency Clinic, talks about how the clinic supports public access to documents others want concealed.
UB faculty member Sourav Sengupta, an expert in child and adolescent mental health, provides some insights and tips for parents.
UBNOW talks with biostatistician Jihnhee Yu, whose work aims to apply data to pressing medical questions.
The UB chair of surgery was inducted into the American College of Surgeons Academy of Master Surgeon Educators earlier this month.
The newly endowed chair was created thanks to a $1 million gift to the UB’s Boldly Buffalo campaign from the Walter E. Schmid Family Foundation.
The UB finance professor will travel to Carleton University in Ottawa and hold the Fulbright Canada Distinguished Research Chair in Entrepreneurship.
After celebrating virtually last year, UB faculty and staff will again gather in person to recognize the achievements of their colleagues.
The International Pharmaceutical Federation has recognized the UB pharmacy professor for his leadership and contributions to the field.