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Jacobs School staff member and former roller derby queen Midori Ohtake spends her Summer Hours pursuing her passion for skating at local parks.
GSE staffer Renad Aref is using her Summer Hours to turn two of her childhood hobbies — coin-collecting and jewelry-making — into a growing business.
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.
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.
GSE researcher John Strong shares his insights on Gov. Kathy Hochul's proposal to address the decline in literacy in NYS.
A study funded by the CTSI Pilot Study program aims to increase screening in urban primary care settings.
UB researcher Kacey Stewart offers some tips for living a sustainable, healthy life this holiday season.
UB AI expert David Doermann warned lawmakers about the dangers of deepfakes and other synthetic media during recent testimony on Capitol Hill.
UB engineer Michel Bruneau says the field should consider the consequences of extreme events, not just the odds that they will occur.
UB's new dean of students says being accessible and a good listener is key to helping students be successful.
UB computer scientist Ifeoma Nwogu spoke with UBNow about how AI has evolved through the years and offers her perspective on bias in facial recognition programs.
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 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.