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A publication of the University at Buffalo Alumni Association

Spring 2011

Congratulations to Tripathi, UB’s 15th president

Satish K. Tripathi invested as UB’s 15th president pledges to continue the university’s pursuit of excellence and a bold plan to hire 300 new faculty members and raise $200 million in endowments for student scholarships. >Visit the Inaugural site

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9 from the 90s

During the 1990s, students navigated uncharted technological and social change that created today’s globally wired culture. What a difference two decades make for these alumni, who talk about their careers and life passions.

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UB in the News

Trump?s FEC nominee has questioned the value of disclosing political donors

9/16/2017 James Gardner tells The Washington Post that the disclosure of the identity of donors improves the quality of electoral decision-making by informing voters who candidates may be beholden to.

Roger Stone says there would be an ?insurrection? if Trump were impeached. Is he right?

9/15/2017 Jacob Neiheisel writes in the Washington Post that, according to his research, large segments of the population appear willing to invest significant resources to pursue or resist the removal of Trump.

Even Liberals can be refugee NIMBYs

9/14/2017 Rick Su notes in The Atlantic that, by law, state and local governments can?t refuse to accept refugees altogether. But that doesn?t mean the president cannot find new ways to heed the requests of refugee-averse local governments. https://www.citylab.com/equity/2017/09/refugee-nimbyism-alive-and-well/539586/

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