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Pride Alliance’s drag show to feature notable local, national names within drag community

Pride Alliance’s drag show to feature notable local, national names within drag community

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
April 23, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories, Showcase

SUNY Buffalo State will host the annual Pride Alliance's drag show once again this week.  This showcase, however, will have a greater significance than past shows. Although Pride Alliance has put on drag shows in the past, this upcoming show may have not even happened if it had not been for the...

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...

Retiring VP Hal Payne reflects on 27 years at Buffalo State

Retiring VP Hal Payne reflects on 27 years at Buffalo State

Reuben Wolf, Staff Writer
November 30, 2016
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories

Anybody who believes themselves to be a life-long hard worker knows that retiring will be a bittersweet pill to swallow.  On Nov. 10, 2016, SUNY Buffalo State announced the upcoming retirement of a man who holds 27 years of dedicated service to this school: Vice President of Student Affairs Hal D. Payne. “I...

Gender neutral bathrooms come to fruition around campus

Gender neutral bathrooms come to fruition around campus

Benjamin Joe, Online Editor
April 13, 2016
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories

Katie Bertel, an outreach and engagement librarian, makes sure all the needs of the library users are met, and this includes gender-neutral bathrooms. When a transgender teenage roller derby player committed suicide last year, Bertel decided to take action. “A lot of it had to do with a lack of...

Inconsistant heating leaves some chilly, others scorched

Inconsistant heating leaves some chilly, others scorched

Sara Ali, Reporter
March 19, 2014
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories

Student residents have made several complaints about the inconsistency of heating throughout campus. Several students have noticed a difference in room temperature between dormitories, suites and the main buildings such as Bulger Communication Center, Campbell Student Union and the library. Criminal...

Student elections begin

Youleidy Vega, Staff Writer
March 19, 2014
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, United Students' Government

With the ballots now closed, students can vote in the Buffalo State College Student Elections in the Campbell Student Union Lobby from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. starting March 31 through April 3. But is it worth it for students to stop by the poll and vote? Based on approximate figures of student enrollment,...

Student voices can bring focus on Ukraine through Twitter

Student voices can bring focus on Ukraine through Twitter

Andrew Manzella, Associate News Editor
March 5, 2014
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Slavka Kutsay, a Ukrainian student activist and journalist, shared stories of protest in her homeland with the SUNY Buffalo State community on Monday in the Campbell Student Union Social Hall. Kutsay presented images and videos showing how dangerous protests have become in Kyiv where police have reacted...

Student advocates urge Senate to pass Dream Act

Student advocates urge Senate to pass Dream Act

Autumn Evans, Associate News Editor
March 4, 2014
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Students, elected officials and grassroots advocates gathered at SUNY Buffalo State on Friday to urge the Senate to pass the New York State Dream Act. The Dream Act, which was passed by the Assembly last week, would grant undocumented citizens access to the Tuition Assistance Program. The event...

Constructing a successful future at Buffalo State

Constructing a successful future at Buffalo State

Autumn Evans, Associate News Editor
February 25, 2014
Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

SUNY Buffalo State has undergone extensive construction projects over the last few years and plans to continue with that trend into the future. The past two years have seen the renovation of Campbell Student Union and Tower IV and the construction of the new Technology Building. “Facility development,...

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