Tom O’Connor, BS ’75 explains why he is part of a team of visionary donors who are combining their efforts to make sure the marching band continues.

Keeping the Thunder rolling

UB Bulls fans can’t imagine a football game without the “Thunder of the East,” as UB's band is known, revving up the crowd. A band is most powerful when everyone is playing together as one — a lesson that Tom O’Connor, BS ’75, has clearly taken to heart. Today, he is part of a team of visionary donors who are combining their efforts to make sure the band plays on.

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