The President in the News

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.”

5/1/18

Stories by the Buffalo News, Associated Press and WIVB-TV report UB has launched “Boldly Buffalo: The Campaign for UB” with a goal of raising $650 million, the largest fundraiser in the history of UB as well as of the SUNY system.

4/30/18

An article in Business First reports UB today unveiled details of Boldly Buffalo, the comprehensive fundraising campaign that aims to raise a total goal of $650 million, a record for public colleges in New York State.

1/26/18

An article in the Buffalo News reports Kathy Twist, senior associate athletic director for sports administration and senior woman administrator, has been named interim director of athletics, and quotes UB President Satish K. Tripathi.

1/22/18

UB President Satish K. Tripathi was quoted in a story on WBFO-FM about yesterday’s State of the University System Address by SUNY Chancellor Kristina Johnson.

UB News

10/4/17

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

9/29/17

UB tied for 117th overall among U.S. colleges and universities — the highest rating of any SUNY nstitution — according to the 2018 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings.

9/20/17

A new brand strategy and approach to student recruitment have helped UB enroll a record 4,045 first-year students this fall, the largest freshman class in the State University of New York (SUNY) system.

7/18/17

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai, former U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice, Grey’s Anatomy actor Jesse Williams and actor Alan Alda are among the speakers who will headline the UB 2017-18 Distinguished Speakers Series.

6/23/17

Coppens was revered as one of the world’s most influential scientists in the field of crystallography.