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Buffalo State chosen as one of three colleges to test new social media app BzzChatter

Buffalo State chosen as one of three colleges to test new social media app BzzChatter

Dan Almasi, Executive Editor
January 19, 2017
Filed under Campus, Front Page, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

A new app aiming to better connect college campuses through news and social media content will be available to SUNY Buffalo State students in February. BzzChatter combines elements of Facebook, Twitter, YikYak and Snapchat and features two main pages – a home page that displays news and content...

USG responds to housing policy changes

USG responds to housing policy changes

Press Release
December 20, 2016
Filed under NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase, United Students' Government

This is an unedited press release written by Terron Grant, SUNY Buffalo State United Students Government President  "In 2015, Buffalo State College administrators changed the policy for housing priority from upperclassmen to freshmen. The rising seniors were upset because they felt their concerns r...

Three football players charged in Rees Street window smashing

Three football players charged in Rees Street window smashing

Staff
December 8, 2016
Filed under Crime, Front Page, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Three SUNY Buffalo State football players have been charged with criminal mischief stemming from vandalism that happened to a house on Rees Street last weekend. Police charged Ryan Bauer, 20; Stephen Smaldone, 20; and Jordan Rychcik, 18. At least four windows at a home on Rees Street were damanged...

Buffalo police investigating alleged window smashing involving football players

Buffalo police investigating alleged window smashing involving football players

Staff
December 5, 2016
Filed under Crime, NEWS

Buffalo police are investigating a criminal mischief case involving SUNY Buffalo State football players, according to multiple reports. At least four windows at a home on Rees Street were damanged by a golf club and more than a half-dozen players are believed to be in involved, according to The Buffalo...

Celebrate Friendsgiving, prepare for the holidays this week with Step Out Buffalo

Celebrate Friendsgiving, prepare for the holidays this week with Step Out Buffalo

November 30, 2016
Filed under Campus, City, NEWS, Recent Stories

Celebrate Friendsgiving (Or Something) - Thanksgiving may be over but that doesn't mean we can't still be grateful for our friends! And also good food. And restaurants that have good food that's easy to share with friends. Call it whatever you want, just use it as an excuse to get the gang toget...

Former ‘Lost Boy’ paving new life at Buffalo State

Former ‘Lost Boy’ paving new life at Buffalo State

Dave DeLuca, Executive Editor
November 30, 2016
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

The first time Kang Kerubino Guot shot an AK-47, the recoil was so powerful that it knocked him on his butt. He had no choice but to use the weapon when war broke out in his hometown in South Sudan. It was either hide and get killed, or run and fight back. It’s 1995 and Guot, a skinny, wide-smiling...

NASO celebrates Native American Heritage Month

NASO celebrates Native American Heritage Month

Joseph Morganti, Staff Writer
November 30, 2016
Filed under Campus, NEWS

SUNY Buffalo State is celebrating Native American Heritage Month with events, and displays throughout the month of November. On Aug. 3, 1990 President George H. W. Bush declared the month of November as National American Heritage Month, commonly referred to as Native American Heritage Month. The...

New diversity film highlights LGBTQ issues with music

Gregory Garrett, Reporter
November 30, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus, CULTURE, NEWS, Recent Stories

A showing of “Real Boy” was held at the Burchfield Penney Art Center Friday, Nov. 18 as part of the Beyond Boundaries: Dare to be Diverse Film Series. Members of the LGBTQ community, parents, and SUNY Buffalo State faculty and students came to show their support. Dr. Ruth B. Goldman, assistant...

This week in Buff State History: Changing the mascot name from a fruit to a carnivore

Staff Reports
November 30, 2016
Filed under Campus, CULTURE, NEWS, Recent Stories, Student Lifestyle

The Buffalo State Bengals weren’t always the Bengals. Before December 1969, Buffalo State athletics sported the nickname the Orangemen. In an article posted on Dec. 3, 1969 called ‘Orangemen become Bengals,’ the Record explains how the came about with the name Bengals. “On Monday, Dec....

Creating walks to promote movement, health and friends

Donte’ Hemmans-Murdock, Reporter
November 30, 2016
Filed under Campus, NEWS

At SUNY Buffalo State, there are campus walks that are held every Monday at 11 a.m. and Friday at noon. These group walks were constructed to get people off of their feet and become physically active by taking a walk around campus. At the beginning of the fall 2016 semester, Weigel Health Center Director...

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