UB in the News

4/22/19

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.

4/19/19

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.” 

4/18/19

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.

4/15/19

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

4/10/19

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.

4/6/19

"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. 

4/2/19

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.

3/29/19

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

3/28/19

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.

3/26/19

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