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UB News 01/03 (Part 3 of 3: Local broadcast media)

By Connie Rieck

Release Date: April 18, 2003

LOCAL BROADCAST MEDIA

RADIO

WBFO Radio

Segment reports on the new UB School of Public Health and Health Professions, and interviews William Greiner.

Segment reports that Leslie Fiedler has died.

Segment reports on a State of the Region report by UB.

Segment interviews Sen. Schumer to discuss additional funding for UB's Bioinformatics Center.

Segment reports that a UB graduate, Maia Griffin, is the new Miss Buffalo.

Segment reports on the new UB Family Medicine site for Buffalo.

Segment reports that UB tuition my go up. George Pace discusses the issues.

Segment reports on funding for the UB bioinformatics program.

Segment reports that Mike Bernardino is leaving UB for Atlanta.

Segment reports that President Greiner will retire in June. Provost Elizabeth Capaldi discusses the job.

Segment reports that President Greiner will retire in June. Student affairs VP Dennis Black discusses Greiner.

Segment discusses a UB study regarding gambling and interviews John Welte.

Segment reports on Gov. Pataki's State of the State address, discusses the issues and mentions UB.

Segment reports that it is Millard Fillmore's birthday and mentions UB.

WBEN Radio

Segment reports that Leslie Fiedler has died.

Segment updates a report on the Lackawanna Six and interviews Lee Albert.

Segment reports on the deal signed between Noco and UB.

Segment reports on the "hacker" program being developed at UB.

Segment reports that UB tuition may go up.

Segment reports that President Greiner will retire in June.

WNED-AM Radio

Segment reports on the war protest in Buffalo. Charles Cobb discusses the issues and UB is mentioned.

Segment reports on the "hacker" program being developed at UB.

Segment reports on UB's "Acts of Kindness" grants.

Segment reports that President Greiner will retire in June. Dennis Black discusses Greiner.

Segment discusses a UB study regarding gambling and interviews John Welte.

TELEVISION

WGRZ-TV, Channel 2

Segment reports that Leslie Fiedler has died. Bob Creeley comments.

Segment reports on a peaceful demonstration by UB students protesting the tuition hikes.

Segment discusses what war could mean to Western New York and interviews Lewis Mandell.

Segment reports on how to prepare for slippery conditions in Western New York before getting behind the wheel and looks at "virtual reality driving. Tarunraj Singh is interviewed.

Sports segment reports that UB will play Marshall. Reggie Witherspoon comments.

Sports segment reports on the women's basketball team and interviews Cheryl Dozier.

Sports segment reports that the UB men's wrestling team has held off Army. Gary Cooper and Jim Beichner are interviewed.

Sports segment reports that Cornell is at UB playing the women's basketball team.

Sports segment reports that Ohio is at UB playing the men's basketball team.

Segment reports that UB tuition may rise by 40 percent. Interview with President Greiner.

Segment on wrestling at UB interviews wrestler Gary Cooper.

Segment interviews William Greiner about his retirement and what he has learned during his tenure as president.

Segment reports that UB graduate Mike Maser has been interviewed for a job as Bulls offensive line coach.

Segment reports that Kent State is at UB tonight, playing the men's basketball team.

Segment reports on the new Ellicott food court.

Segment reports that President Greiner will retire in June. Dennis Black discusses Greiner.

Segment discusses a UB study showing that gambling is growing in the U.S. and that the Research Institute on Addictions shows that 82 percent of people interviewed have gambled in the past year.

Sports segment reports on UB's game against Akron.

Sports segment reports that Marshall is playing the UB's men's basketball team tonight.

Segment reports on Jobsapalooza, a job fair at the Buffalo Convention Center today, and interviews Dan Ryan.

Segment reports on the services held at Forest Law Cemetery at the gravesite of Millard Fillmore and mentions UB.

Sports segment reports on the UB v. Penn State game.

Sports segment showing highlights from the women's basketball team, UB against Colorado.

Sports segment discusses the upcoming women's basketball game between Colorado University and UB. Cheryl Dozier and some of the team members discuss the Bulls.

WIVB-TV, Channel 4

Segment reports on the new UB School of Public Health and Health Professions, and interviews William Greiner.

Segment reports on premature babies and the March of Dimes Campaign. Luther Robinson is interviewed.

Segment reports that Leslie Fiedler has died.

Segment reports on a peaceful demonstration by UB students protesting the tuition hikes.

Segment reports on the state budget and interviews UB student Colleen Ethir.

Segment reports on the rally held to protest Custom Top Soil and interviews Joe Gardella.

Segment reports on the celebrations commemorating Martin Luther King, Jr., and includes interview with Reggie Witherspoon.

Segment reports that UB tuition may increase. Interview with Robert King.

Segment on wrestling at UB interviews wrestler Gary Cooper.

Segment reports on the handling of toxic material at UB and interviews Kenneth Tramposch and Len Borzynski.

Segment reports on UB's new food court at Ellicott and interviews William Greiner.

Segment interviews Reggie Witherspoon, who discusses the team.

Segment reports that Kent State is at UB tonight, playing the men's basketball team.

Segment reports that two more local Kmart stores will close, and interviews Arun Jain.

Segment reports that President Greiner will retire in June.

Segment reports on repairing the heart muscle with new surgery and interviews Michael Taheri.

Segment reports that Marshall is playing the UB's men's basketball team tonight.

Segment discusses the stone-crushing business, which is not welcome in Buffalo, and mentions UB.

Segment reports on the Millard Fillmore celebration held at Forest Law Cemetery today, and interviews Jennifer McDonough.

Health segment discusses new drugs for multiple sclerosis and Crohn's Disease and interviews Fred Munschauer.

WKBW-TV, Channel 7

Segment reports on affirmative action programs. Lee Albert discusses the issues.

Segment reports that Leslie Fiedler has died. Sally Fiedler discusses her husband's work.

Segment reports on a UB survey that concludes that happy marriages are based on how people deal with arguments.

Segment reports that a UB graduate, Maia Griffin, is the new Miss Buffalo.

Segment reports on UB's "Acts of Kindness" grants.

Segment reports on the UB men's wrestling team and interviews Gary Cooper, Garret Bontempo and Coach Jim Beichner.

Segment reports that Ohio is at UB playing the men's basketball team.

Health news segment reports on the use of flax seed to fight cancer. Principal investigator Susan McCann discusses the issues.

Sports segment reports that UB lost to Kent State. Turner Battle comments.

Segment reports on the UB Bulls' game against Kent State and interviews Reggie Witherspoon.

Segment discusses the positive statements about race relations in America that Wes Carter made in a column he wrote for Newsweek and includes an interview with Carter.

Segment reports that President Greiner will retire in June.

Segment discusses Wes Carter's article on race relations in Newsweek magazine.

Health segment reports on a UB study that found that curling up with a pet has a more positive impact on stress than curling up with a human.

Sports segment reports that Marshall is playing the UB's men's basketball team tonight.

Segment reports on the fifth annual Jobsapalooza, a job fair at the Buffalo Convention Center today, and interviews Dan Ryan.

Segment reports on UB's celebration of the 203rd birthday of Millard Fillmore in Forest Law Cemetery.

Segment regarding Project Grasp, dealing with gambling addiction, mentions UB.

Sports segment discusses the upcoming women's basketball game between Colorado University and UB.

WNLO-TV, Channel 23

Segment reports on a peaceful demonstration by UB students protesting the tuition hikes.

Segment on the celebrations commemorating the life of Martin Luther King, Jr., includes interview with Reggie Witherspoon.

Segment reports that UB tuition may increase.

Segment reports that Kent State is at UB tonight, playing the men's basketball team.

Segment reports that two more local Kmart stores will close, and interviews Arun Jain.

Segment discuses the stone crushing business, which is not welcome in Buffalo, and mentions UB.

WPXJ-TV, Channel 19

Segment reports on UB students who are worried about possible tuition hikes.

Segment discusses the benefits of war with Iraq and interviews Lewis Mandell.

Segment discusses "Virtual Reality Driving at UB."

Segment reports that Kent State is at UB tonight, playing the men's basketball team.

Segment reports that President Greiner will retire in June. Dennis Black discusses Greiner.

Segment reports on the possible tuition hikes at UB.

REGIONAL RADIO

WHAM Radio (Rochester)

Interview with Paul Senese regarding the empty warheads found by UN inspectors, which could be used for chemical warfare; discussing the likelihood that this could escalate U.S. war with Iraq.