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COVID-19 UPDATES • 5/12/2022
Jane Sinclair-Piegza and her husband have turned a forlorn piece of earth into a healthy forest of native trees and shrubs where wildlife flourishes.
UB faculty member Korydon Smith creates design solutions for marginalized people around the world.
UB architecture professor Jin Young Song is internationally known for his award-winning façade renovations and alternative construction systems.
The recently retired dance professor reflects on a nearly 50-year career at UB.
The cellist and Center for Diversity Innovation Distinguished Visiting Scholar has received the Michael Jaffee Visionary Award from Chamber Music of America.
Faculty experts weigh in on trending topics. Their views and opinions are based on their expertise and research, and do not represent the official positions of UB.
Law professor Lucinda Finley says the draft Supreme Court ruling that would overturn the right to abortion puts other rights at risk as well.
UB political scientist Jacob Neiheisel says that unless the situation improves soon, Democrats should expect losses in the 2022, 2024 elections.
UB political scientist Elena McLean says severe sanctions can rival military conflict in the scale of economic and human costs they can generate.
With personal connections to the war in Ukraine, management dean Paul Tesluk finds hope in the leadership of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
UB experts Timothy Murphy and Teresa Quattrin talk about the importance of booster shots and vaccinations for children ages 5-11.
UB infectious disease expert Thomas Russo talks to UBNow about the FDA’s recent approval of a fourth COVID-19 shot.
SUNY Distinguished Professor of Chemistry Janet Morrow talks about her journey to become co-founder and chief science officer of Ferric Contrast Inc.
UB’s executive chef talks with UBNow about the menu at One World Café and what diners should expect when food service begins in late spring.
UB infectious disease expert Thomas Russon answers some questions about the importance of getting a COVID-19 booster shot as the spring semester gets underway.
Chemistry PhD graduates Jesús M. Velázquez and Luisa Whittaker-Brooks talk with UBNow about their careers and look back on their time at UB.
The designation for the UB civil engineer is reserved for the most eminent civil engineers in the American Society of Civil Engineers.
Despina Stratigakos' “Hitler’s Northern Utopia” received the prestigious Spiro Kostof Book Award from the Society of Architectural Historians.
The UB professor has been been recognized for helping to advance the fields of environmental science or engineering within the past year.
The IISE’s highest award recognizes contributions to the welfare of mankind in the field of industrial engineering.
Ryan Muldoon's book “Social Contract Theory for a Diverse World” is featured on the “Syndicate” discussion space.