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COVID-19 UPDATES • 10/14/2021
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.
Steven Maciejewski spends his Summer Hours as a canine portrait photographer.
Former UB rower and CAS webmaster Katie Barnum continues to spend her summer hours on the water.
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.
The group discusses the challenges it faced last March and April, the significance of its task, and how its work helped influence behaviors and, ultimately, save lives.
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.
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.
The UB computer scientist has been recognized as a Distinguished New Engineer by the Society of Women Engineers.
Steven Fliesler and John Tomaszewski are members of the board of the SUNY Distinguished Academy, the formal organization of all active SUNY distinguished faculty.