The President in the News

10/13/18

WBFO reports on UB President Satish K. Tripathi's State of the University address, which noted extensive faculty research and record enrollments.

7/25/18

UB President Satish K. Tripathi is quoted in an article on Forbes.com about how immigration reform can help the U.S. acquire new talent in the workforce, especially at a time when a large proportion of the labor population is aging.

7/18/18

An article on Higher Education Plus reports UB and the Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology will offer a joint program that will allow doctoral students to study at both institutions, and quotes UB President Satish K. Tripathi.

5/25/18

An article in Business First reports on the Empire Discovery Institute, a new nonprofit created with $47 million in state funds that will take aim at research by UB and other institutions to convert scientific breakthroughs into high-tech biomedical companies. The article reports that UB President Satish K. Tripathi will serve on the EDI board.

5/10/18

An editorial in the Buffalo News calls UB’s $650 million Boldly Buffalo fundraising campaign crucial to the mission of the university, and notes it has been billed by President Satish K. Tripathi as a way to “amplify UB’s mission of transforming ambitious dedicated students into thoughtful leaders and change-makers.”

UB News

9/19/18

The University at Buffalo is the No. 1 public university in the state, according to the 2019 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Ranking, which rates UB 28th among public colleges nationally.

9/10/18

UB jumps eight spots to No. 89 among the best national universities in the country, and is 38th among public universities, in the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2019 rankings.

8/28/18

UB has raised $14 million since April, when it announced Boldly Buffalo: The Campaign for UB.

5/24/18

The Empire Discovery Institute will support commercialization of drug candidates discovered at the three institutions.

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.