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In 1970 Frank J. Corbett was named director of the Office of Urban Affairs, a post he held for 18 years. He served as the architect of the university-community relations program through which the research and public-service missions of UB were extended to the Buffalo minority community.
-- taken from The Reporter, February 17, 2005, obituary for Frank Corbett.
For more information the Office of Urban Affairs please see University Involvement in the Community written by Corbett and Murray Levine, chapter 8 of Psychologist, Heal Thyself: the University and the Urban Crisis edited by Howard Mitchell and Dan Adelson (New York: Behavioral Publications, 1974), a copy of which is available in Corbett's biographical file.
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- Finding aid prepared by John Edens, March 2006.
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