News and views for UB faculty and staff
UB staff member Jackie Hausler's eco-friendly philosophy is
gaining traction across social media.
UB group brings second Tunnel to Towers 5K event to
University Police officers Dale Hohl and Kevin Will say UB
benefits from their experience as first-responders with local fire
Kathryn Kendall trekked to Iceland for her latest contest in the
ancient Celtic sport that involves heaving an assortment of heavy
items in a test of agility and strength.
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
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
Molly Anderson, executive director of CLOE, talks about the
center's mission and why it co-sponsored Malala Yousafzai's lecture
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.
Management professor Feng Gu argues that Generally Accepted
Accounting Principles have lost their relevance.
UB archaeologist Caroline Funk talks about a recent study that
gives new meaning to the term “social science.”
UB urban planner Robert Silverman has been elected chair of the
Urban Affairs Association Governing Board.
Yu-Ping Chang and Sahn-Wook Huh have received the Milton Plesur
Excellence in Teaching Award from the Student Association.
UB faculty members Jonathan Dewald, Chunming Qiao and John E.
Tomaszewski have been appointed SUNY Distinguished Professors.
Iman Borazjani will study self-organizing systems in aquatic
environments at the University of Klagenfurt in Austria.
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