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Navigating AI in Education

Hosted by Dr. Brian Graham, superintendent of Grand Island Central School District, and moderated by Dr. Suzanne Rosenblith, dean of UB's Graduate School of Education, an interdisciplinary panel explored the role of AI in advancing students' learning as well as strategies for addressing the challenges of widely available generative AI.

Following the discussion, guests were invited to the cafeteria where UB faculty and students showcased their research and demonstrated some of the latest AI innovations.


  • Rachel Hageman Blair
    Associate Director for Education, Institute for Artificial Intelligence and Data Science 
    Associate Professor, Biostatistics
  • Mary Howard
    Author, Artificial Intelligence to Streamline your Teacher Life: The ChatGPT Guide for Educators
    Sixth Grade ELA and Science Teacher, Grand Island Central School District
  • Kenneth Joseph
    Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
  • Jinjun Xiong
    Co-PI, National AI Institute for Exceptional Education
    Professor, Computer Science and Engineering

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