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A publication of the University at Buffalo Alumni Association

Winter 2009

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They did it!

In a moment of sheer jubilation, President John B. Simpson and Coach Turner Gill celebrate the UB Bulls’ decisive win over unbeaten Ball State, 42-24, to capture the 2008 MAC Championship December 5 at Detroit’s Ford Field. An elated Warde Manuel, UB director of athletics, looks on.

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Photo: Paul Hokanson

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Gum infections may increase risk for digestive tract sores

A Reuters article about a study that showed that gum infections may increase people?s risk for sores in the digestive tract that can lead to stomach cancer quotes Jean Wactawski-Wende , dean of the School of Public Health and Health Professions.

The first woman to swim the English Channel

An article on Outside magazine interviews Susan Cahn , professor of history about Gertrude Ederle, who in 1926 became the first woman to swim the English Channel.

Ceremony for new home of Jacobs School to be held Tuesday

An article on the front page of the Buffalo News reports on the new downtown home of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and quotes Michael Cain , vice president for health sciences and dean of the Jacobs School.

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