Our students, faculty and alumni make UB great. Learn about
their work, their aspirations and why they chose UB.
Esther Buckwalter >
Environmental Engineering Major
Peter Fardon >
Communication, UB Bulls kicker/punter
Gabriela Popescu, PhD ’99 >
Associate Professor of Biochemistry
Bincy Wilson >
Doctoral Student in Social Welfare
George Zornick, BA ’05 >
Robert Daly >
SUNY Distinguished English Professor
Christopher Daly, MBA & PharmD
SoPPS Faculty Member
Kenya Hobbs, BA ’96 >
Community engagement specialist
Bich Vu >
Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering and
Carson Ciggia >
Business Administration Major
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Our strong sense of community, easy lifestyle and affordability are why Forbes magazine ranks Buffalo one of the top 10 U.S. cities to raise a family.
Buffalo is known for its snow, but dig a little deeper and you’ll discover that our region enjoys four distinct seasons, each remarkable in its own right.
In a city as diverse as Buffalo, you can always find something fun to do.
Buffalo borders Canada and is one of the United States’ top gateways for international trade. Each year, thousands of Western New Yorkers visit the beaches of Fort Erie, the Canadian side of Niagara Falls and cosmopolitan Toronto.
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