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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.

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.

The President in the News

6/14/17

An article in the Buffalo News reports on a statement by UB President Satish K. Tripathi on the Office of the President website about the university’s continued role in shaping a sustainable society and seeking innovative solutions to climate change.

6/1/17

An article in the Buffalo News reports UB President Satish K. Tripathi and Roswell Park Cancer Institute President and CEO Candace Johnson have written a letter urging congressional leaders to resist a Trump administration proposal to cap federal spending on medical research overhead costs.

5/23/17

An article in the Buffalo News reports construction of the new $375 million Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences building is expected to wrap up by Labor Day, and quotes UB President Satish K. Tripathi.

5/2/17

An article in the Albany Times Union about a new exhibit in the state Capitol War Room commemorating Asian-Americans and the contributions they’ve made to New York reports UB President Satish K. Tripathi is among the five leaders being recognized for their accomplishments.

4/10/17

A front-page article in the Buffalo News about reaction to the  Excelsior Scholarship, New York State’s tuition-free scholarship program for students from families earning less than $100,000 per year attending SUNY colleges and universities, quotes UB President Satish K. Tripathi.