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Forced Campus Walk housing unfair to senior students

Forced Campus Walk housing unfair to senior students

Edwin J. Viera, Columnist
May 3, 2017
Filed under City & Region, Columns, OPINION, Recent Stories, Student Experience

Campus Walk is the newest building at Buffalo State, and it is primarily being used to house the seniors that are being forced off of campus. Seniors are leaving the campus because of a new residence life rule. “Beginning next academic year, Fall 2017, senior standing students (90 credits or more) wi...

College-induced stress can be detrimental to health

College-induced stress can be detrimental to health

Edwin J. Viera, Columnist
April 6, 2017
Filed under Advice, Columns, OPINION, Society, Student Experience

College as well as life itself can be stressful and cause many people to feel as though the weight of the world is on their shoulders. For some the stress cannot be contained and makes its way into the world as sadness, anger and often times depression. Though there isn’t a large amount of literature...

Peer Presser: Tips for maintaining good personal health as a busy college student

Peer Presser: Tips for maintaining good personal health as a busy college student

Alexander Field, Reporter
April 4, 2017
Filed under Advice, Health, OPINION, Recent Stories, Showcase, Student Experience

Balancing school, work and a social life often results in neglected personal health for many college students. Proper nutrition and exercise is all too often ignored by students with a busy schedule. Andrew Spiess is an assistant trainer to Buffalo State's football team and assists training a high...

5 tips for success during your college years

5 tips for success during your college years

Olimpcia Desamour, Reporter
March 11, 2017
Filed under Advice, OPINION, Recent Stories, Student Experience

Being in college can either the best years of your life, or the worst times of your life depending on how you approach it. After my two years of being in college I have realized that there is always a way to have fun, enjoy the college years and still be a successful student. These five things have...

Buffalo State can improve on food available to students

Buffalo State can improve on food available to students

Olimpcia Desamour, Reporter
March 8, 2017
Filed under OPINION, Recent Stories, Student Experience

I have been attending SUNY Buffalo State for about two years now, beginning in the summer of 2015 as an EOP student, and I have noticed one major problem throughout my time here: the food! Beginning as a fresh out of high school student, I was expecting a little bit more than what I was getting. At...

Anxiety and academics: how the two go hand in hand

Jess Freda, Special to The Record
November 30, 2016
Filed under Health, OPINION, Student Experience

“It happens at the snap of a finger. You’re fine, then you’re shaking and hyperventilating until you start crying or you pass out from being so lightheaded. You can’t stop it. You have to just ride it out no matter where you are and no matter who’s watching.” Emilie Ledwin is one ...

The Trilogy Party helped college students unwind

Nikita Singh, Contributor
November 30, 2016
Filed under CULTURE, Recent Stories, Student Experience, Student Lifestyle

With the stress of the semester coming to its peak, college students in Buffalo decided to unwind a bit with one of the most anticipated parties this fall. On Nov. 12, hundreds of young adults from the University at Buffalo (UB), SUNY Buffalo State and other colleges decided to put down their books...

Buff State fails to uphold their mission statement

Jillian LeBlanc, Opinion Editor
October 26, 2016
Filed under Columns, OPINION, Recent Stories, Student Experience

What is the point of college? This question is usually seen as a dumb one, but society has an array of answers. Some say it is a money-sucking gimmick, a waste of time, an expensive party or a place that induces midday naps. But the majority claims that college is a place to learn, to test theories and...

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