Volunteers are needed to help with Western New York’s
celebration of World Refugee Day, a global event initiated in 2000
by the United Nations that is designed to recognize the people who
add diversity to our communities.
Jose Aviles, associate vice provost and director of admissions,
is leaving his position at UB to become the inaugural senior
associate vice president of enrollment management and chief
enrollment officer at Louisiana State University.
UB commuters who take the I-990 southbound from the North Campus
will have to find a new route temporarily, beginning June 12, when
the ramp from the Audubon Parkway is closed for 10 days so that
reconstruction work in the I-990 bridges can continue.
“Knowing, Being, Doing: Building a Diverse and Inclusive
Community at UB” is the title of the Professional Staff
Senate’s inaugural inclusion and diversity conference being
held June 20 in Kapoor Hall, South Campus.