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Profiles

8/16/17

University Police officers Dale Hohl and Kevin Will say UB benefits from their experience as first-responders with local fire companies.

7/7/17

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.

6/23/17

The Great Lakes Program associate director and avid diver continues her pursuit of the elusive whale shark.

6/15/17

Danielle Johnson spends her time away from UB working with vulnerable populations, including current and former prisoners and refugees.

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.

11/29/17

UB geologist Tracy Gregg says each volcano has its own “personality” and data about its past behavior is key to forecasting future eruptions.

11/22/17

UB's Charles Lindsey predicts booming sales this holiday season, with online sales expected to surpass in-store sales for the first time ever.

11/9/17

UB psychiatrist Steven L. Dubovsky offers some suggestions for calming fears and overcoming feelings of helplessness.

10/31/17

James Gardner says dysfunction and corruption make a state constitutional convention imperative.

Question & Answers

6/30/17

UB archaeologist Caroline Funk talks about a recent study that gives new meaning to the term “social science.”  

12/9/16

John Wood talks about concern on campus regarding the Trump administration's rhetoric on immigration and UB's policies regarding international students and scholars.

11/21/16

From dodging dog bites to photographing Michael Phelps, UB staffer Ken Smith spends his nights and weekends volunteering with his camera.

10/28/16

Construction on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus is moving along. Jennifer Kuhn, manager of project support, provides an update.

Awards & Recognition

11/6/17

The scientists received the Knudsen Award from ABSA International for a risk assessment study of a virus found in laboratory mice.

11/6/17

UB architect Jin Young Song's winning design in an international contest uses robots to expand and downsize an apartment tower to respond to changing lifestyles.

11/2/17

The UB cardiologist is a member of the committee that has issued a new practice guideline for treating sudden cardiac death.

10/31/17

Robert Jacobi has won the John T. Galey Memorial Award from the Eastern Section of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists.