For the past four years, thousands of members of the UB community have been telling me how they feel about me.
Psychotropic medications are often seen as a quick fix — but there is no one-size-fits-all solution.
It’s baffling how many UB professors’ lectures contain blank slides, plain Arial font, black text and one stock image of a textbook diagram per slide. As an educator, it’s a professor’s job to deliver engaging lectures so their students retain as much information as possible.
Fleeing out of dorm room 223, Olivia’s feet can’t keep up with her brain. Her phone slips out of her sweaty palms as she struggles to dial her roommate’s number. The date Saturday, March 5, hastily appears on her screen. As Olivia exits the building, her mind is in a daze. Vivid images of the night fill her head. The only thing forcing her back to reality is the whoosh of cold air that smacks her face. Her body is shivering. The sole fabric covering it, a sheer white lace dress. She questions the promises made the night before.
The media has been telling me — and all of us — that to be sexy and beautiful we need to live up to the looks of a select few.
Society is hypocritical because it claims to advocate for women's body positivity, for us to be confident and comfortable in our skin. But as soon as we are, we are negatively labeled.
With more research, I hope we will come to understand that “the devil’s lettuce” is a misnomer. There are many positive benefits to smoking. I just wish we’d stop generalizing marijuana users as a group and focus on individuals and their habits instead.
For years, I had to answer to a name that wasn’t my own. I avoided raising my hand in class for fear of being deadnamed or misgendered. I changed for gym class in the nurse’s supply closet, just to avoid a gendered space. At home, there was no escape.
Let’s take a look back at just a few of the speeches that have aged like milk.
If you want to improve your general demeanor, you should take at least one communication course — no matter what field of study you’re in.
The statistical chance of a catastrophic injury in sports is small, but the UB community needs to prepare our clubs sports teams to handle them.
It’s up to us to conduct our own research and look past the misinformation that we are spoon-fed on social media. We need to start preparing for the next presidential election as soon as possible so that we can avoid settling for candidates like our last two presidents — senile, old white men.
For 10 years, corners of the internet have eagerly anticipated the final rekindling of Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber’s disrupted story of true love.