A 1960s reunion, lectures, bonfires and football were all part
of Homecoming Weekend 2016, held Oct. 6-8. A longstanding
tradition, Homecoming gives alumni the chance to come back to
Buffalo, reconnect with friends, and see what’s new on
Members of the UB community and general public gathered on Sept.
23 to celebrate the official grand reopening of Hayes Hall, the
iconic home of the university’s School of Architecture and
Planning. The hall underwent a $44 million renovation that began in
2010 and concluded earlier this year.
Learn more about the opening and see
reactions from current students in the new spaces.
High-tech classrooms and group study spaces with 80-inch
monitors, video recording studios with editing suites, and a
café are among the many additions made to UB’s Oscar
A. Silverman Library. The 45,000-square-foot space has transformed
into a vibrant, state-of-the-art, intellectual hub for the campus
as the inaugural project of UB’s Heart of the Campus
Initiative. Learn more.