We turn the tap and out flows water that’s safe to drink. After working in the village of Goanpura near the city of Patna in Bihar State in India, Lavanya Krishnan is staggered by what we take for granted.
“The beauty of teaching excellence is how varied and multi-faceted it can be as one moves across different subject matters. It is imperative that we recognize its value across schools and disciplines.”
The UB School of Dental Medicine chose the Spanish word for mouth—“boca”—as the name of its program that provides free dental care in communities from Appalachia to Mexico to West Africa that lack access to sufficient dental services.
The Educational Opportunity Program at UB supports motivated and talented students who—because of inadequate financial resources and academic preparation—have not had the same opportunities as other students.
The restoration of Hayes and Crosby halls is a vast undertaking to preserve two of the most historic buildings on UB’s South Campus. The School of Architecture and Planning has called these buildings home for nearly 40 years.
The Social Work Resource Fund gives the school the opportunity to fund new ideas, new initiatives and inspired projects that emerge during the year and are not covered by the current operational budget or research grants.