The President in the News


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.


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.


An editorial praises UB President Satish K. Tripathi and Suzanne Rosenblith, dean of the UB Graduate School of Education, for volunteering to take over Buffalo’s troubled BUILD Academy in order to improve outcomes at the pre-K to eighth-grade school.  


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."


A story on WBFO-FM about Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul's visit to UB as part of the Leaders on Leadership speaker series, organized by the School of Management's Center for Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness, reports that UB President Satish K. Tripathi introduced Hochul, noting that she has been an advocate for women in leadership roles.

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James Smist was seven years old when his father, Felix Smist, graduated in mechanical engineering from the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.


Applications for undergraduate admission at UB are up 7.5 percent over last year, and are expected to top 27,000 for the first time.


“Gov. Cuomo’s Bio Life Sciences initiative will be a transformative program ensuring New York’s leadership and commitment to scientific research,” said UB President Satish K. Tripathi.


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