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Tom Puckett
August 23, 2019 - 4:47 pm
UPDATE: Looks like Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's trip to UB is still on for tomorrow, The 85-year old Justice recently completed trreatment for a cancerous tumor on her pancreas.Ginsburg will be presented with a SUNY honorary degree at the University at Buffalo Center for the Arts at...
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Mike Baggerman
August 21, 2019 - 7:00 pm
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - Despite having their suspensions lifted by the University at Buffalo on Wednesday, Greek Life groups will not be allowed to recruit any incoming freshmen during their first semester.
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Sigma Pi Fraternity House on Custer Street in Buffalo. 18-year-old Sebastian Serafin-Bazan went into cardiac arrest on the front lawn on the morning of April 12. April 15, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger)
Amherst, NY (WBEN) - The University at Buffalo has released new guidelines for Greek-letter fraternities following the death of 18 year old Sebastian Serafin-Bazan at an off-campus fraternity house this past April. VIEW : Complete Report The guidelines are the result of a four-month review...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The University at Buffalo and Buffalo Medical Campus will be undergoing extensive emergency training exercises throughout the day on Thursday. What is being called a 'full scale exercise' will last into the afternoon, with several streets being closed around the medical campus...
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Tom Puckett
June 20, 2019 - 2:45 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) UB has renamed a building after a donor was convicted in an opioid bribery case. UB says effective immediately, the building that is home to its School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences will be known as the Pharmacy Building after the SUNY Board of Trustees today passed a...
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June 03, 2019 - 1:20 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - A University at Buffalo advisory council has voted to remove John Kapoor's name from the pharmacy school building following the drug company founder's racketeering conviction. The UB Council passed a naming revocation resolution Monday, calling Kapoor's actions "wholly contrary...
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Tom Puckett
May 09, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A former UB student pleads guilty in a hit and run on the north campus. 20-year-old Hannah Christensen of Clifton Park, NY pleaded guilty before State Supreme Court Justice Christopher J. Burns to one count of Leaving the Scene of an Incident Without Reporting, a Class “A”...
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Tom Puckett
May 02, 2019 - 3:44 pm
Boston, MA (WBEN/AP) The wealthy founder of a drug company has been convicted of scheming to bribe doctors across the country to prescribe a highly addictive fentanyl spray. His name adorns the building for UB's School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. A jury found Insys Therapeutics Founder...
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Tom Puckett
May 02, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) UB says Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will visit the campus on August 26th. Justice Ginsberg will be hosted by the University at Buffalo School of Law, the Bar Association of Erie County, the Western New York Chapter of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New...
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Tom Puckett
May 01, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A former UB architect pleads guilty to disorderly conduct after admitting to time abuse. 54 year old James Spratz of Lancaster admitted to defrauding the school by reporting he was working at his full-time university job when he was not. During some of those occasions, Spratz was...
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