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UB staff member Alex Frase and his family have opened a U-pick it flower farm at their Pendleton home, where customers can also buy pre-made bouquets.
UB staff member Miranda Bosse spends her summer hours at her childhood dance studio teaching dancers who want to hone their skills.
The UB staff member has contributed to three books, the most recent about the 1951 Los Angeles Rams and pro football’s westward expansion.
Career Design Center staff member Jenna Hubbard spends her summer hours harvesting lettuce, unique vegetables and edible flowers.
UB's director of athletic bands also brings high standards to his other gig as a trombonist for a Chicago tribute band.
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.
Mark O'Brian explains how Moderna's experimental vaccine treats, but doesn't prevent, the aggressive skin cancer.
Infectious disease expert Oscar G. Gómez-Duarte talks with UBNow about the alarming surge in these viruses among kids and what parents can do to keep them healthy.
UB researcher Mary Riedy says 20 states don’t screen at birth for the rare and often fatal genetic disease.
UB faculty member Christine Bartholomew says that long term, the merger of Kroger and Albertsons would mean less consumer choice.
UB historian David Herzberg says the new approach could save thousands of lives if political opposition doesn’t derail it.
The new physiology and biophysics faculty member looks at how different types of memories are formed and why some are strong while others are not.
As AI brings dead celebrities back to life, UB law professor Mark Bartholomew calls for changes in privacy, consumer protection and property laws.
The new chair of Global Gender and Sexuality Studies says her field studies topics that impact us every day.
The engineering faculty member, hired as part of UB's historic faculty hiring initiative, works with community groups to solve real-life engineering issues.
UBNow talks with medical student Mohamed Bah, who did a clinical rotation with the team as part of the NFL's Diversity in Sports Medicine Pipeline Initiative.
The UB social work professor was recognized by the Partnership for the Public Good for her language access work with refugee and migrant communities.
The UB scholar is the recipient of the Barbara Jelavich Book Prize and an Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant for two book projects.
The Sunstar Robert J. Genco Endowed Chair and director of UB's Microbiome Center is among 11 fellows in this year's class.
The director of UB's Microbiome Center will continue the work of the acclaimed researcher.
Jin Young Song is the recipient of a 2023 Design Educates Award for his energy-efficient façade retrofit of a major hospital in Seoul.