Philanthropy

News about generous gifts and our philanthropic programs. (see all topics)

7/20/18

The annual Felix Smith Scholarship for part-time students will continue in perpetuity.

6/1/18

The awards will benefit Western New York, where there is a lack of mental health professionals and treatment resources.

4/30/18

The University at Buffalo today launches a fundraising campaign that is the largest in university history and the largest in the history of the State University of New York system.

11/21/17

Rodney M. Grabowski, a highly accomplished fundraising executive with more than 25 years of experience, has been named UB vice president for philanthropy and alumni engagement.

11/17/17

The late Peter Ayers Nickerson, a beloved UB faculty member who spent nearly 50 years teaching in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, has given $4.5 million to the school.

10/10/17

Colucci has had a long and successful career in banking, corporate, finance and real estate law.

10/5/17

Western New York will be seeing blue this weekend as the University at Buffalo celebrates Homecoming and Family Weekend.

10/4/17

The gift will help UB advance its goal of becoming one of the nation’s premier public research universities.

5/9/17

James Smist was seven years old when his father, Felix Smist, graduated in mechanical engineering from the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

2/6/17

The $100,000 gift will help UB researchers develop an integrated system for patient safety and therapeutic efficacy of cannabinoids.