Faculty member Cecil Foster says that while his new book, “They Call Me George: The Untold Story of the Black Train Porters and the Birth of Modern Canada,” tells a story that took place in Canada, it is still part of the American narrative.
The College of Arts and Sciences introduced Maura Belliveau as the inaugural director of its Center for Diversity Innovation at a reception on April 1. Belliveau presented her vision for UB’s continued efforts in diversity and inclusion at the event.
UB has been selected by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs to host nearly 100 Fulbright Foreign Students later this month for a three-day seminar to study the opioid crisis.
The UB Department of Theatre and Dance will present The Threepenny Opera May 2-5. Nathan R. Matthews, associate professor and director of music theatre, will serve as director and music supervisor for the production.