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Monday, September 19

Excellence in Research, Education and Service

The theme for Monday touched on UB’s cornerstones. We kicked off Inauguration Week with a SUNY Distinguished faculty colloquium on public education in the 21st century, followed by celebrations of faculty and student achievements.

Distinguished Professors Colloquium

UB’s Inauguration Week kicked off Monday with a lively discussion of a very serious matter: the financial
challenges public research universities face as state funding continues to decline. | Read the UB Reporter story

Celebration of Faculty and Staff Academic Excellence

Recently named SUNY Distinguished Professors, Chancellor’s Award winners and UB Distinguished Professors were
among those honored during this program highlighting faculty and staff achievements.

Celebrating Student Excellence and Engagement

Student research, creative activity and community service were recognized at this public reception in the
Center for the Arts and the Student Union.