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Evergreen Committee to host end of the semester clean out May 8 – 12

Evergreen Committee to host end of the semester clean out May 8 – 12

Joel Hopkins, Opinion Editor
May 4, 2017
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories

The Evergreen Committee will host its end of the semester clean out, Don't Throw it Out!, from May 8 until May 12 on campus at Buffalo State. This campaign aims to collect donations of clothes, food, appliances, or furniture from those who may have considered throwing out the items otherwise. Donations will be ...

Hotel Henry to continue historic connection between Buffalo State and Richardson-Olmsted Complex

Hotel Henry to continue historic connection between Buffalo State and Richardson-Olmsted Complex

Edwin Viera, Columnist
May 1, 2017
Filed under Campus, City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

In 1870, architect Henry Hobson Richardson in collaboration with landscape planner Fredrick Law Olmsted designed what was going to become the Buffalo State Asylum for the Insane. The entire structure would come to be known as the Richardson - Olmsted Complex; but now, the historic structure will be called...

Caribbean Students Organization sells out 730 tickets to Caribash within 24 hours

Caribbean Students Organization sells out 730 tickets to Caribash within 24 hours

Olimpcia Desamour, Reporter
April 26, 2017
Filed under Campus, CULTURE, NEWS, Recent Stories, Student Lifestyle

The Caribbean Students Organization has accomplished quite a lot. Right now they are currently the talk of the town, as they were creating some major buzz on campus this past week. This past week was all about involving students into their organization and promoting diversity and Caribbean cultural...

Carmen Presti of the Primate Sanctuary brings live primates to Buffalo State

Carmen Presti of the Primate Sanctuary brings live primates to Buffalo State

Joel Hopkins, Opinion Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Campus, NEWS

The Primate Sanctuary of Niagara Falls will take on Buffalo State interns when its new facility is up and running, said owner Carmen Presti during a presentation given at the school. Presti brought five of the primates from his sanctuary to an annual event hosted by the Anthropology Society April ...

Sleep Out for Hunger and Homelessness sheds light on under-recognized community issue

Sleep Out for Hunger and Homelessness sheds light on under-recognized community issue

Dan Almasi, Executive Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Campus, City, NEWS, Politics, Recent Stories, Showcase

NYPIRG’s annual Sleep Out for Hunger and Homelessness event aims to “speak out about the epidemic of hunger and homelessness in the Buffalo community.” Homelessness is a big issue that’s not always treated like one, said NYPIRG Buffalo Project Coordinator Wes Thomas. His and other involved...

10th Annual Environmental Information Fair to be held April 20 at Buffalo State

10th Annual Environmental Information Fair to be held April 20 at Buffalo State

Joel Hopkins, Opinion Editor
April 19, 2017
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories

SUNY Buffalo State will host it's 10th Annual Environmental Information Fair on April 20. The event is an opportunity for students to educate themselves on a number of related topics, and meet with local groups. "It's a great way to find out information about local green initiatives and on-campus...

International Student Organization holds lively International Culture Festival

International Student Organization holds lively International Culture Festival

Donte' Hemmans-Murdock, Reporter
April 10, 2017
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

On Saturday, the International Student Organization (ISO) held its annual International Cultural Fiesta in the Campbell Student Union Social Hall. The lively three-hour event had many different cultural performances, food from around the world and prizes for contest winners. ISO’s President Vaibhav...

Meet the new United Students Government president, Monique Maxwell

Meet the new United Students Government president, Monique Maxwell

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor
April 7, 2017
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase, United Students' Government

Since she was in elementary school Monique Maxwell has always felt compelled to get involved. She was captain of the cheer team and involved in student government in high school. As soon as she arrived at Buffalo State, Maxwell wanted to continue being an active member of her community. With an active...

Buffalo State to celebrate Take Back the Night on April 10

Buffalo State to celebrate Take Back the Night on April 10

April 5, 2017
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

SUNY Buffalo State will hold its annual Take Back the Night event on Monday, April 10 in the Social Hall at 6 p.m. Take Back the Night is a nationwide event intended to empower sexual assault survivors as they share their stories as well as give others who want to show their support for the caus...

Paladino Announces Run for BSC President

Paladino Announces Run for BSC President

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor
April 1, 2017
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Politics, The Wreckard

On Thursday morning developer and Buffalo School board member Carl Paladino announced that he would run for the office of president at Buffalo State College. “The heat and A/C is terrible in many of the buildings, the parking is horrendous and the food is terrible.  The students of Buffalo State...

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