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The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences announced new leadership changes that took effect July 1, with Moises Sudit and Alan Rabideau assuming new positions.
UPD inspector DJ Rehberg spends his summer hours taking part in the sport of “nose work.”
UB PhD alumna and Fulbright scholar Naila Sahar returns to teach and conduct research at UB as an AAUW Postdoctoral International Fellow.
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.
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.
Two Supreme Court justices' calls to reconsider the landmark case “could represent a turning point” in the history of free speech, UB libel law expert Samantha Barbas says.
UB professor Daniel Hess discusses how gay communities' experience with the HIV/AIDS pandemic made them well equipped to help early in the COVID-19 pandemic.
The UB geriatrician says non-pharmacological approaches remain the priority for Alzheimer’s patients.
In a piece in The Conversation, UB urban planners Daniel Hess and Jeffrey Rehler describe what happened when Buffalo changed its zoning rules.
Professor Ernest Sternberg provides his view of the current unrest in Israel and Gaza.
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.
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.
The naming of the Nowicki Foreland honors Sophie Nowicki’s years of work in bringing global scientists together to model future sea level rise.
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.