Reaching Others University at Buffalo - The State University of New York
Skip to Content
Official UB news and information for the media

Buffalo News reports on design for new UB med school

Published May 24, 2013

A front-page article in the Buffalo News reports a conceptual design for the planned, seven-story UB medical school to be built on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus has been presented at various community meetings recently, as officials prepare to break ground in September. The article notes that the building will incorporate Metro Rail’s current Allen/Medical Campus Station as an essential part of the building, and quotes Laura Hubbard, UB vice president for finance and administration, who said, “Having a transit station as a means for people getting around is an integral part of our planning.” The article also quotes Robert Shibley, dean of the UB School of Architecture and Planning, who stressed that the design is not finalized yet, but final plans and drawings are slated to be introduced to the community April 9.

Read more:

http://www.buffalonews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20130331/CITYANDREGION/130339849/1003

Media Contact Information

Media Relations (University Communications)
330 Crofts Hall (North Campus)
Buffalo, NY 14260-7015
Tel: 716-645-6969
Fax: 716-645-3765
ub-news@buffalo.edu