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COVID-19 UPDATES • 5/12/2022
The adjunct professor of practice in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering has played, and continues to play, many roles.
As director of international alumni engagement, Wei Loon Leong keeps track of 11 alumni chapters around the globe.
Mame-Fatou Niang, a visiting scholar studying Blackness in contemporary France, is teaching a seminar this semester as the Melodia E. Jones Endowed Chair.
The first task for UB's new assistant vice provost and director of education abroad is to relaunch study abroad programs after the pandemic pause.
The SUNY Distinguished Professor and noted scholar on tobacco use plans to lecture and teach an occasional class.
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.
When he's not teaching or working shifts in the action-packed ER, UB physician Jeff Thompson spends his off-hours singing opera.
UB labor experts Matthew Dimick and Erin Hatton spoke with UBNow about labor history in Buffalo and why some left-leaning companies oppose organized labor.
Danielle Meyer shares her expertise on a range of Turkey Day topics, such as how to cut down on the calories and whether it’s OK to have seconds.
Look no further. UB physician Nancy Nielsen has some answers.
Heather Abraham, director of the law school’s Civil Rights and Transparency Clinic, talks about how the clinic supports public access to documents others want concealed.
The UB architect was awarded the James William Kideney Award, the highest honor given to a member of the American Institute of Architects NYS.
The team leading interprofessional education at UB has been recognized by the National Academies of Practice with the Interprofessional Group Recognition Award.
The Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors honored the director of counseling services for her work in campus mental health.
Faculty members Stewart Clark and Lukasz “Luke” Ziarek have been recognized with UB’s highest honor given for undergraduate mentoring.
Shambhu Upadhyaya and Jason Briner have been recognized for their support and development of graduate students.