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Throwback Thursday: Pre-internet, lovers used newspapers as Valentine’s Day love letters

Throwback Thursday: Pre-internet, lovers used newspapers as Valentine’s Day love letters

Francesca Bond, Executive Editor

February 14, 2019

The year is 1986. Valentine's Day quickly approaches. The pressure is on to do something sweet (and public) for your Valentine. Instagram isn't around yet, so you can't post a collage of funny Snapchat videos and smiling selfies. iMessage won't be invented for at least a couple more decades, so you...

Spacebound Takeover

Spacebound Takeover

Tina Diblasio, Staff Writer

February 13, 2019

On Friday night, February 1, I decided to go out and check out the music scene at Mohawk Place located at 47 East Mohawk St in downtown Buffalo. The show consisted of Dj Lil Gabby and ToneyBoi, 14 Trapdoors, Rodagues, F 1rst class, Freak The Mighty, Don ZZombie and last but certainly not least Spacebound! I...

Boring Buffalo? No Way!

Boring Buffalo? No Way!

Tina Diblasio, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

Over this past winter break, I made it my priority to look around Buffalo for some great food and a great hang out spots. One of the things I hear the most from my friends and others is that Buffalo is boring and there is nothing to do. This, however, is wrong. First, I decided to check out the ...

Photo Gallery: Paint Your Mane

Photo Gallery: Paint Your Mane

Yomira Meregildo, Staff Photographer

February 11, 2019

Students got artsy in the Campbell Student Union at USG's "Paint Your Mane" on Feb. 11. Photos by Yomira Meregildo.

The Herd: Get to know Witty Tarbox, a five-piece band capturing Buffalo’s spirit through surf rock, funk, jazz fusion

The Herd: Get to know Witty Tarbox, a five-piece band capturing Buffalo’s spirit through surf rock, funk, jazz fusion

Zachary Lewis, Music Writer

February 11, 2019

If you’re craving the melodic manifestation of Buffalo’s spirit, there is a band that comes to mind: Witty Tarbox. Five talented musicians come together, harmonizing the grit and soul of Western New York through a fusion of surf rock, blues, funk and jazz with whimsical stage presence. Their music...

[PHOTO GALLERY] African Diaspora Project’s Diaspora Dialogue

[PHOTO GALLERY] African Diaspora Project’s Diaspora Dialogue

Aaron Bobeck, Photographer

February 8, 2019

Tonight, a diverse group of students gathered in the Social Hall to share their personal stories, hardships, and experiences with each other. This open atmosphere was created and sponsored by the African Diaspora Project, a division of Buffalo State's Leadership & Engagement. Check out this photo...

160 Years, Part I: Black History and the interpretation of…

160 Years, Part I: Black History and the interpretation of…

I'Jaz Eberhardt, News Editor

February 7, 2019

This past December, a friend gifted me a collection of newspapers, including The New York Times, The Examiner and New-York Daily Tribune, that were published between 1859 and 1862. While there were many things that I found beyond interesting, like $3 shoes and a letter from a reader about “Toads Un...

Canadian pop-punk band Seaway plays free college bar show in Guelph, Ontario

Canadian pop-punk band Seaway plays free college bar show in Guelph, Ontario

Bethany Clancy, Music Critic

February 5, 2019

Canadian pop-punk band, Seaway, has been touring across the United States and Europe for the last year and a half now. After being on the road for a while, the band took some time to recollect and play a few smaller bar shows.  On Jan. 28,  the band played a free show at The University of Guelph, wh...

February Roundup: Black History Month

February Roundup: Black History Month

Brianna Baptiste, Opinion Editor

February 3, 2019

After a month full of new beginnings, fresh starts and resolutions comes a month made of love and history combined. February is filled with black excellence and various occasions that celebrate romantic love, friendship and admiration. SUNY Buffalo State has events all month long to shine a light on...

Buffalo State students prepare for Super Bowl LIII

Buffalo State students prepare for Super Bowl LIII

Johnathan Ciolek, Reporter

February 2, 2019

As people prepare for game-day parties across the country, there are some students who have little traditions going into the game. After talking with various SUNY Buffalo State students, there were a couple who shared their pre-game and in-game rituals. For some, the Super Bowl is more than just...

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