Archived Speeches

UB graduates will bring their ideas, knowledge, and discoveries to their local and global communities, greatly benefitting the public good.
Today, we begin the next evolution of UB 2020. We are fully prepared to take another big leap forward.
Global challenges offer UB graduates timely lessons in contributing to the public good.
For UB President Satish K. Tripathi, Wednesday’s “Conversation with the President” was an opportunity to reflect on major moments of the past 12 months while looking ahead to the excellence UB will achieve in the coming years.
With the approval of UB's NYSUNY 2020 Challenge Grant, UB now has all the critical tools to move forward with its strategic vision.
On Sept. 23, Satish K. Tripathi delivered his inaugural address to mark the beginning of the exciting work to expand our reach, strengthen our impact, and set our sights even higher.
Chancellor Zimpher and the SUNY Board of Trustees formally appointed Satish K. Tripathi as UB's 15th President on April 18, 2011.