UB in the News


A story on NPR featured Jeremy Finn discussing whether lockdown drills in schools are effective. "Research on security measures is in a very sad state," he said.


An article in The Washington Post about reality television and the Top 5 myths about the popular and profitable genre quotes UB psychologists who studied how viewers formed parasocial bonds with Donald Trump when he was host of “The Apprentice.” 


An article in National Geographic interviews Jack Tseng about a newly described species that belonged to a giant meat-eating mammal larger than a polar bear and resembling a big lion.


ESPN featured the work of Mark Karwan and how mathematics played an essential role in creating the NFL schedule. 


An article in TIME Magazine featured James Coleman Battista discussing legislation introduced in New York State this week that would make President Donald Trump’s state income tax returns public.


"If you are a law enforcement officer, you have a 54% greater chance of dying from suicide," said John Violanti in an ABC News article. 


An article in The New York Times describes a lawsuit filed by UB's Nicole Hallett and Jonathan Manes on behalf of Adham Hassoun, a man deemed a security risk and jailed by the Trump administration.


A story on The Christian Science Monitor about Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez quotes Jacob Neiheisel, assistant professor of political science.


An article in Newsweek about a Florida man who was high on erotic-themed whippets when he crashed a car and killed a lawyer, featured commentary from Kenneth Leonard.


An Associated Press article on college coaches accused of accepting bribes to accept wealthy students featured UB's Helen “Nellie” Drew.