UB in the News


The Daily Beast quotes law professor Lucinda Finley about freezer malfunctions at two fertility clinics that led to the loss of thousands of eggs and embryos.


In a Newsweek interview, Michael Stefanone, associate professor of communication, says Facebook was not proactive managing the crisis.


BBC's Discover Wildlife interviews biologist Charlotte Lindqvist about her work analyzing “yeti” pelts that were found to belong to brown bears and Asian black bears.


An article in Newsweek by Melanie Green, associate professor of communication, looks at why it’s so stressful to discuss politics with people who hold opposing views.


Popular Science article about self-care – what people do for themselves to establish and maintain health and prevent and deal with illness – interviews Lisa Butler, associate professor of social work.


An article in The Atlantic’s CityLab about angry grassroots reaction to the federal government’s attack on California’s sanctuary state laws interviews Rick Su, professor of law.


An Agence France Presse article about the life and legacy if Martin Luther King Jr. interviews Henry Louis Taylor Jr., director of the UB Center for Urban Studies.


An article in The New York Times reports on research by sociologist Robert Adelman that compared immigration rates with crime rates for 200 metropolitan areas over the last several decades.


An article on Vice about the opioid epidemic and the surge of deaths linked to benzodiazepines like Xanax between 1999 and 2016 interviews history professor David Herzberg.


Scientific American reports that UB chemistry professor Eva Zurek is part of a team whose research on helium is helping to rewrite our fundamental knowledge of the element.