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GSE's Alexa Schindel is spending her sabbatical on an all-female sailing crew measuring plastic waste in the ocean and getting new ideas for teaching science.  


The UB forensic scientist has published the first novel in a Buffalo-based crime series.  


Diane Christian and Bruce Jackson continue to teach, publish and collaborate after nearly 50 years of personal and professional togetherness.


A lifelong love of flight and airplanes has shaped the life and teaching of UB engineering professor Joseph Mollendorf.

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.


Social work researcher Gretchen Ely says the amendment hurts mostly young, poor women of color.


Cristanne Miller thinks the 19th-century poet is a natural protagonist for the new Apple TV+ series.


UB researcher James Lemoine offers three schools of thought to offer guidance.


Microbiologist Murat Can Kalem says that while we usually think of bacteria and viruses as the cause of infection, fungi also can affect our health.

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.