The President in the News

12/12/17

The Buffalo News quoted UB President Satish K. Tripathi on the opening of the new Jacobs School building. "The world-class design was a sight to behold. But to gaze upon the magnificent finished product is to fully appreciate it for the breathtaking building it is."

12/8/17

A Reuters article about a study that showed that gum infections may increase people’s risk for sores in the digestive tract that can lead to stomach cancer quotes Jean Wactawski-Wende, dean of the School of Public Health and Health Professions.

12/6/17

An article on Outside magazine interviews Susan Cahn, professor of history about Gertrude Ederle, who in 1926 became the first woman to swim the English Channel.

12/6/17

An article on the front page of the Buffalo News reports on the new downtown home of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, and quotes Michael Cain, vice president for health sciences and dean of the Jacobs School.

11/30/17

An article in Scientific American about Bali’s Mount Agung quotes Tracy Gregg, associate professor of geology. “We don’t yet know if Agung is currently giving us two weeks, two months or two years (or more) of warning because we don’t know precisely what it did before its 1963 eruption,” she said.

UB News

11/21/17

Rodney M. Grabowski, a highly accomplished fundraising executive with more than 25 years of experience, has been named UB vice president for philanthropy and alumni engagement.

10/25/17

UB communications VP's achievements include leading the most comprehensive brand and identity strategy in the university's 176-year history, convening senior communicators council.

10/5/17

UB President Satish K. Tripathi will give his sixth State of the University Address on Oct. 6, during which he will review the progress UB has made in the past year.

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.