In a Q&A with the UB Reporter, Barbara Ricotta, chair
of the UB Ebola Advisory Committee, talks about how UB is keeping
members of the university community safe in the wake of the Ebola
outbreak in western Africa.
Since Hippocrates, medical practice has been seen as both
science and art, and in an attempt to maintain a balance between
the two, UB has developed a Humanities Day requirement for
first-year medical students.
The School of Management’s Beta Alpha Psi once again was
recognized as one of the best chapters in the world, accepting
several special awards at the organization’s annual meeting
held earlier this year.
Sebastian G. Ciancio, SUNY Distinguished Service Professor and
director of the Center for Dental Studies in the School of Dental
Medicine, has received the 2014 Norton M. Ross Award from the
American Dental Association (ADA).
Is law school worth the cost? As prospective law students
nationwide struggle with that question, a leading magazine of legal
education has named UB Law School one of the best in the nation for
students’ return on their investment.
The Scholars on the Road lecture series presented by the College
of Arts and Sciences will return for its second year, bringing
alumni a new list of thought-provoking conversations on a variety
of timely topics.