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COVID-19 UPDATES • 11/30/2021
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.
As many as 1,000 visitors walked through the doors on the first day of the semester.
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.
Here are some UB faculty members’ thoughts on the trial and the continued push for racial and social justice in the United States.
While humans are unlikely to evolve supepowers like the Marvel Universe characters, Iron Man's brains are one exception, UB anthropologist Evan Simons tells "Curious Kids."
Carefully — and with suction, UB geologist Tracy Gregg tells The Conversation’s “Curious Kids” feature.
UB professor Carine Mardorossian says a hospice doctor's work offers some consolation to those who fear their loved ones are dying alone.
Creating pathways for minority candidates, especially former players, to achieve leadership success could go a long way, UB's Helen "Nellie" Drew says.
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.
UB faculty member Sourav Sengupta, an expert in child and adolescent mental health, provides some insights and tips for parents.
UBNOW talks with biostatistician Jihnhee Yu, whose work aims to apply data to pressing medical questions.
The UB computer scientist has been recognized as a Distinguished New Engineer by the Society of Women Engineers.
Steven Fliesler and John Tomaszewski are members of the board of the SUNY Distinguished Academy, the formal organization of all active SUNY distinguished faculty.
Diana Aga and Robert M. Straubinger are UB's newest faculty recipients of the prestigious international award.
Several faculty members in the School of Public Health and Health Professions have recently received recognition for their expertise and work in their fields.
The director of UB’s Nurse Anesthesia Program is among the 65 members of the inaugural class of fellows of the AANA.