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Confucian educator
5/21/15

George Lee's work on UB’s international profile is nothing short of momentous.

Award winner
5/14/15

The Women’s Health Initiative has been recognized for its groundbreaking work investigating the major factors influencing disease and death in older women.

Mapping hate, zombies and Flickr
5/7/15

UB geographer Monica Stephens maps social phenomena, work that sparks fierce societal debate.

Examining federalism from the bottom up
4/30/15

After two trips to do field research in Europe, UB Law Interim Dean James A. Gardner is back in Buffalo with new insight into the struggle for power between central governments and their states.

Fulbright scholar
4/23/15

With a heart for service, teaching and international humanitarian work, UB senior Abigail LaPlaca is the poster child for a Fulbright student scholar.

4/16/15

Social work professor Deborah Waldrop has received a national award for her research in palliative care.

4/9/15

As part of First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” fitness initiative, a UB education professor guided a yoga class on the White House lawn.

Choosing the winner
4/2/15

UB faculty member Cecil Foster is one of five jurors who will select the winner of the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize, frequently referred to as “Canada’s Pulitzer.”

Visiting fellow
3/26/15

Ana Mariella Bacigalupo's fellowship project for the prestigious Max Planck Society is a study grounded in more than two decades of ethnographic research on the Mapuche people of Chile.

More cowbell, please
3/19/15

UB sophomore plays key role in a new True Blue tradition.

Culinary competitor
3/12/15

UB chef Seth Williams will bring his best bison flank steak dish to a collegiate food service cooking challenge.

Retiree gives back
3/5/15

Dick Sebian has helped serve food and raise morale among the people coming to the St. Vincent de Paul dining room since he retired from the university in 1987.

Q & A

Bundle up
2/19/15

UB faculty member David Holmes offers advice on how best to protect yourself if you need to be outside during extremely frigid weather.

Boston Marathon bomber
1/8/15

As the trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber DzhokharTsarnaev gets underway, UB forensic psychologist Daniel Antonius talked to the UB Reporter about how emotions in the case affect jury selection.

Ebola preparedness
12/11/14

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.

New course evaluation system
11/13/14

In a Q&A with the UB Reporter, Scott Weber talks about the new course evaluation system being introduced to standardize the way UB students evaluate their courses.

campus sexual assault prevention
10/30/14

Sharon Nolan-Weiss talks about sexual harassment and sexual assault on campus, and how UB is addressing the issue.

UB health officials monitoring Ebola outbreak in West Africa
8/15/14

This Q&A addresses some of the questions members of the UB community may have about the staus of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and the preparedness of the university regarding this public health emergency.

Behind the scenes
8/14/14

UB Law School adjunct faculty member Nellie Drew shares some of her experiences in the sports law field.

Q&A with Karl Fiebelkorn
7/24/14

Longtime pharmacy administrator and faculty member talks about the profession and his time at UB.

Heartbleed bug
4/28/14

CIO J. Brice Bible talks about the latest Internet security issue and what steps members of the UB community can take to keep their computers, accounts and information safe.

Bringing people together
3/20/14

As co-director of Partnership for the Public Good and UB Law School adjunct faculty member, Sam Magavern works to bring people with energy and good ideas to bear on the challenges facing the city of Buffalo.

High-risk volcanoes
2/6/14

UB volcanologists Michael Sheridan and Alison Graettinger talk about the risks surrounding some of the world’s most dangerous mountains and how communities in these areas can protect themselves.

Buffalo's renaissance
10/17/13

UB architecture dean Robert G. Shibley, who led the master planning process for Buffalo’s comprehensive plan and downtown plan, shares his thoughts on the Rust Belt city’s rebirth