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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 ...

Loose environmental policies will have a direct negative impact on the environment

Loose environmental policies will have a direct negative impact on the environment

Edwin J. Viera, Columnist
March 30, 2017
Filed under Columns, Environment & Ecology, OPINION, Politics

Imperative environmental policies are set for a rollback under the Trump administration, and the potential ramifications are immense. Let's allow history to remind us why we have such policies in place. In Niagara Falls, New York lies the small community of Love Canal, which is remembered for being...

Alternative spring break in the Falls

Maris Lambie, Reporter
April 8, 2015
Filed under Campus, City, NEWS, Recent Stories

During this year’s spring break, SUNY Buffalo State’s Alternative Break program took students to Niagara Falls to focus on the issue of urban poverty.   With 24.9 percent of Niagara Falls residents living below the poverty line, it is an issue affecting the Western New York area. While...

Canadian adventure sportsman Gadd first to climb frozen Falls

Dan Almasi, Sports Editor
March 4, 2015
Filed under Campus, NEWS

Canadian adventure sportsman Will Gadd recently became the first person to scale a frozen section of Niagara Falls. Gadd, a 47-year old native of Alberta, Canada, has held the paragliding world distance record, climbed sea stacks in Newfoundland and climbed to the icy peak of Mount Kilimanjaro in...

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