the Jacobs School of Medicine
and Biomedical Sciences
The placement of the final steel beam in March of 2016 marked a major milestone in the new downtown medical school's construction.
Watching the beam being hoisted to the top of the building are, from left, Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown, Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and President Satish K. Tripathi. Photo: Douglas Levere
Posing by the beam are, from left, Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown; Jeremy Jacobs Jr.; Pamela Jacobs Vogt; Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul; President Satish Tripathi; UB Council Chair Jeremy Jacobs; Margaret Jacobs; Gov. Andrew Cuomo; Michael Cain, vice president for health sciences and dean of the medical school; Laura Hubbard, vice president for finance and administration; and Provost Charles Zukoski. Photo: Douglas Levere
Anne Curtis, Charles and Mary Bauer Professor and chair of the Department of Medicine, signs the beam. Photo: Douglas Levere
UB faculty, staff, students and friends — and members of the media — turn out for the ceremony. Photo: Douglas Levere