"UB Today" Cable Show Kicking Off New Season

By Mary Beth Spina

Release Date: August 25, 1998 This content is archived.


BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Cable viewers can learn about new events and programs at the University at Buffalo on "UB Today", which kicks off its new season Sept. 6 on Adelphia and TCI.

The lively and informative half-hour show, rebroadcast throughout the month, airs at 6:30 p.m. Sundays on Adelphia Channels 18, 30, and 10, and at 6:30 p.m. Fridays on TCI's Channel 21.

The hosts of the show are William J. Evitts and Judith Schwendler, executive director and an assistant director, respectively, in the UB Office of Alumni Relations, which produces the program in cooperation with Adelphia Cable.

o Regional Community Policing Center, UB Public Safety Director John Grela and Buffalo Police Department Capt. James Giammaresi

o Offerings for non-traditional students by UB's Millard Fillmore College, Dean George J. Lopos

o Career services for UB students and alumni, Daniel J. Ryan, director of the UB Office of Career Planning and Placement

o Science education and the UB Honors Program, Clyde F. Herreid, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and academic director of UB's Honors Program