William T. Stachowski's posts related to Higher Education

Senate Committee Approves UB 2020 Bill

Buffalo Building and Construction Trades Council Offers Support

Release Date: May 20, 2009

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The UB 2020 Flexibility and Economic Growth Act moved closer to passage today when the bill was approved by the New York State Senate Higher Education Committee.

The bill, sponsored by Senator William T. Stachowski, now goes to the Senate Finance Committee for review and then to the full Senate for a vote before moving on to the Assembly for consideration.

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UB 2020 Clears Committee

The UB 2020 Flexibility and Economic Growth Act just successfully made its way out of committee. Check out the full story here: http://www.buffalo.edu/news/10122

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UB 2020 Advances out of Finance

UB 2020 has cleared another hurdle and has advanced out of the finance committee. Check out the story here: http://www.buffalo.edu/ubreporter/2009_05_27/2020_senate_finance

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Senator Stachowski Explains Senate Bill 2020

Senator Stachowski provides and in-depth explaination of S2020C, a revolutionary bill that empowers the University of Buffalo to become an engine of economic growth for WNY.

Senator Stachowski Ends Discussion on Floor in Relation to Senate Bill 2020

Senator Stachowski wraps up discussion on UB2020 and thanks his those who supporte his efforts to make S2020C happen.

UB 2020 Reforms One Step Closer to Law

Joyce Kryszak

BUFFALO, NY (2009-06-04)

The New York State Senate Wednesday passed legislation that sets the stage for UB to operate more like an independent business. Click the audio player above to hear Joyce Kryszak's full story now or use your podcasting software to download it to your computer or iPod.

The bill is called the "UB 20-20 Flexibility and Economic Growth Act." But its effect is potentially more exciting than its name. To become law, the bill still must receive final passage from the State Assembly.

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UB to honor business links

From the Buffalo NewsThe University at Buffalo will honor, evaluate and promote its associations with area businesses today with its annual Business Partner Day at the Adam’s Mark Hotel in downtown Buffalo.Honors include the Reaching Others Award, to be given to New York State Sen. William T. Stachowski for his support for UB’s growth and its UB 2020 expansion plans.The luncheon program is sold out. But displays and panel discussions that run from 8 a. m. to noon are free and open to the public.

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SENATE PASSES STACHOWSKI BILL TO ADVANCE U.B. ECONOMIC GROWTH PLAN

University’s 2020 Initiative Set To Energize Region

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SENATE APPROVES STACHOWSKI BILL TO CREATE NEW HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING PROGRAM: Measure Advances Research And Supports Small Businesses

      Senator William T. Stachowski (D, Lake View) today announced the State Senate has passed legislation (S.7676) he sponsored to create the High Performance Computing Program within the New York State Foundation for Science, Technology and Innovation (NYSTAR) that will connect researchers and businesses with New York State's high performance computing resources.

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