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UB’s Civil Liberties Union fights for students' rights to a defender

10/16/17 12:49am | By SARAH CROWLEY

UB students who get in trouble at the school aren’t allowed to have lawyers or law students defend them during administrative hearings. Members of UB’s Civil Liberties Union ... read more >>

The bones of Buffalo: human remains offer insight into the Queen City’s forgotten past

10/12/17 1:21am | By SARAH CROWLEY

Their names were Michael and Frederica.

Michael was an Irish immigrant who worked on the docks unloading lumber, before an injury rendered his leg useless and his family impoverished. Frederica was the wife of an alcoholic, who beat her and cursed her every time he drank.

UB researchers called these people Michael and Frederica, but even tireless community research efforts were not able to name the 372 people whose remains were discovered in unmarked graves on UB’s South Campus.

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