CAS Information for COVID-19

Social distance, wash your hands, wear a face mask, feel sick? stay home.

The purpose of this page is to provide resources and tools to help College of Arts and Sciences faculty, staff and students stay informed and to provide College-specific information. We are committed to supporting the CAS community during this time while working together to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

UB COVID-19 Updates

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Need to Know Info for Faculty & Staff Info for Students

Faculty Distance Learning Support

Faculty Online Learning Support: Helping you prepare for delivering your class online

The university supports UB  Learns (Blackboard), PanoptoWebex and Zoom to conduct your class online.

Training and Assistance Opportunities

  • Center for Educational Innovation (CEI) partners with university deans and faculty to positively impact student learning outcomes through the art of teaching and the science of learning.
    • Web Series 
    • Online Teaching showcases the initial design stages to the tools and methods facilitating content delivery
    • Request a one-on-one consultation with CEI

CAS-Specific Assistance

The day-to-day workings of the College have changed in light of the COVID pandemic, but that hasn't stopped us from being more collaborative and engaged than ever before. Explore photographs, slideshows and videos capturing how our activities have shifted to a virtual format during this time.

Tell Us How You're Staying Connected

We want to hear about how you are teaching or working remotely. Please submit your photos or a few short sentences about the ways you are staying connected to students or colleagues so we can share them with the rest of the College and the UB community.