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.
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.
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.
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.”
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.