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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.


As long as it's the only source of caffeine that day, one cup of coffee won't hurt kids over 12, UB nutrition researcher Jennifer Temple says.


Although Pope Francis removed the papal secrecy rule, more barriers to justice remain for the victims, UB law professor Christine Bartholomew says.


UB historian David Herzberg says the government has tried to harness a profit-driven drug industry to serve public health before.


UB law professor Nicole Hallett says all parties could benefit from increasing the minimum wage for restaurant workers.

Question & Answers


English professor Christina Milletti talks about her story and the importance of teaching students how to tell theirs.


Vice Provost Graham Hammill talks with UBNow about the initiative and how it will enhance graduate education at UB.


Security analyst Catherine Ullman has some advice for faculty, staff and students to help protect themselves against internet security threats.


UB medical student Bradley Frate talked with UBNow about his month-long internship as a medical researcher for “The Dr. Oz Show.”

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.