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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.
R. Lorraine Collins talks about her work on the subject and why she's an advocate for legalization in the latest edition of the Driven to Discover podcast.
UB retail experts say the trend can put shoppers over budget and more items in landfills.
The visit to UB also kicked off a discussion series on harnessing AI for the public good.
Kelly Hayes McAlonie and Despina Stratigakos, co-creators of Architect Barbie, explain the impact of the movie that's become one of the most talked about films of the summer.
UB expert Katherine Balantekin says that while anti-obesity drugs are helpful, they are best used as adjuncts to behavioral obesity management.
UB faculty member Julie Gorlewski assesses the ongoing problems — and solutions — associated with the national teaching shortage.
UB dermatologist Kristina Seiffert offers some suggestions on how to protect yourself and your family this summer.
Artificial intelligence expert Jinjun Xiong talks to UBNow about the impact of AI on research now and in the future, and how it will affect health care.
In a Q&A with UBNow, new UBAA President Joseph V. Stefko talks about his role and how alumni can remain part of the UB community.
UB faculty member Jonathan Golove talks about his new role and plans for the festival as he takes the reins from longtime leader David Felder.
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.