An article in the Buffalo News reports on the opening of
UB’s Educational Opportunity Center, a new $26 million,
68,000-square-foot facility at Ellicott and Goodell streets, which
provides vocational and exam-preparation courses for low-income
students. The article quotes UB President Satish K. Tripathi,
Julius Gregg Adams, executive director of the EOC, Debra E.J.
Thompson, EOC director of instructional services, and EOC student