About 250 UB students planted trees in South Campus
neighborhoods last Saturday as part of the “ReTree the
District” project that aims to plant 1,000 trees in the
University District by the end of 2016.
In recognition of the outstanding guidance and support they give
UB undergraduates, faculty members Ana Mariella Bacigalupo, Lance
Rintamaki and Mark Swihart have been named recipients of the
Meyerson mentoring award for 2015.
With the U.S. Supreme Court hearing arguments on April 28 in
four cases that ultimately will determine whether same-sex couples
have the constitutional right to marry in every state, UB Law
School faculty member Michael Boucai will offer a primer on the
issue during a brown bag lecture sponsored by the LGBTQ Faculty
& Staff Association.
More than 100,000 persons in the U.S. currently are waiting for
a life-saving or life-improving organ, but an average of 18 people
die daily waiting for an organ and about 132 people are added to
the waiting list per day.
UB’s Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse Prevention again
joins forces with Hodgson Russ LLP and M&T Bank for another
“BAND Against Bullying” school arts competition at 7
p.m. April 28 in the Center for the Arts, North Campus.