For 175 years, the University at Buffalo has made life better in Western New York and around the world with bold action and an unmatched tenacity. Boldly Buffalo: The Campaign for UB is the largest, most ambitious fundraising campaign in university history—a campaign that will transform UB in nearly every way imaginable.
Richard Arum, professor of education at the University of California, Irvine, gave the inaugural lecture in the Graduate School of Education’s new Johnstone Distinguished Lecture Series in Comparative Education
A local entrepreneur and nontraditional student driven to be a role model for her two young children is the inaugural winner of the Drs. Henry J. and Bonita R. Durand Scholarship, an award given to a student facing financial obstacles standing in the way of a graduate degree.
Russ Agrusa, BS ’76, founder and retired CEO of ICONICS, Inc., has made a significant investment, allowing UB's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences to break ground on a state-of-the-art building that will bear his name and providing long-term support for students.
The UB Libraries, home to the world’s largest collection of materials by and about famed Irish author and poet James Joyce, has received a $100,000 challenge grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) toward the design of a new UB James Joyce Museum in Western New York.
Density has been greatly reduced on campus this fall due to the coronavirus pandemic, but anyone who’s gone near the promenade in front of the Student Union on the North Campus has likely taken notice of a curious collection of what, at first glance, just looks like some rocks.