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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.
Social work researcher Wooksoo Kim says the newcomers drive population growth — including Buffalo’s first population gain in 70 years — and improve the quality of life.
UB medical historian Yan Liu writes that traditional Chinese medicine shows that context can make all the difference between poison or cure.
Two Supreme Court justices' calls to reconsider the landmark case “could represent a turning point” in the history of free speech, UB libel law expert Samantha Barbas says.
UB professor Daniel Hess discusses how gay communities' experience with the HIV/AIDS pandemic made them well equipped to help early in the COVID-19 pandemic.
The UB geriatrician says non-pharmacological approaches remain the priority for Alzheimer’s patients.
UB researcher Holly Buck is co-editor of a new book in which scholars explore the social and ethical dimensions of deliberate efforts to alter Earth’s climate.
Communication professor Yotam Ophir discusses how these falsehoods and the people who spread them endanger democracy.
The discovery would revolutionize technology, UB theoretical chemist Eva Zurek explains.
Nursing professor Amy Hequembourg talks to UBNow about another diverse group that is experiencing a variety of health disparities.
UB law school faculty member Laura Reilly shares some of the lessons she gives first-year students in her Legal Analysis, Writing, and Research class.
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.