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Buffalo suburbs becoming hubs for local shopping

Buffalo suburbs becoming hubs for local shopping

Francesca Bond, Managing/News Editor

November 22, 2017


Filed under City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Bustling metropolitan areas all have a few things in common: well-loved restaurants, year-round activities, corporate businesses and… local shopping. The idea of shopping regularly at a boutique can paint a different picture in the minds of consumers. One person’s favorite go-to local business full...

Construction of new planetarium will begin next fall

Construction of new planetarium will begin next fall

Johnathan Ciolek, Reporter

November 21, 2017


Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

The new Whitworth Ferguson Planetarium is soon to be in the process of being built in the Science and Mathematics Complex. Phase four of the construction should start during the fall of 2018 and completed by fall of 2020 or spring of 2021. The planetarium will be readily available for students and used...

How are Buffalo State students celebrating Halloween?

How are Buffalo State students celebrating Halloween?

Tara Rae Hark, Associate News Editor

October 31, 2017


Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase, Uncategorized

Another Halloween has arrived. The Pumpkins are carved and line the streets, along with lots of spooky décor. While children wait in anticipation for that special time of the year, when they can dress up and overload on sugar... what are SUNY Buffalo State students planning? Many students said they...

Homecoming parade, victory march gathers hundreds for Buff State

Homecoming parade, victory march gathers hundreds for Buff State

Andrew David Kuczkowski, Executive Editor

October 27, 2017


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The Homecoming Parade Party aimed to please on Friday. From diverse music that had hips moving to sheet pizzas and Flying Bison Beer (from an alumnus himself) to roasting smores via a makeshift fire, it was an all-purpose event for alumni, parents or students of Buffalo State. "This is all a part...

Professor Spotlight: Katharine Hubbard brings advertising experience to Communication Department

Professor Spotlight: Katharine Hubbard brings advertising experience to Communication Department

Tara Rae Hark, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


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Professor Katharine Hubbard has traded the cowboy boots and country music of Austin, Texas, for the famous wings, loyal sports fans, and the unpredictable weather of Buffalo. Hubbard accepted a teaching position in the Communication Department at SUNY Buffalo State. Arriving in the city only two...

Stitch Buffalo is helping refugee women earn more than just money

Stitch Buffalo is helping refugee women earn more than just money

Francesca Bond, Managing/News Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

A community of refugee women on Buffalo’s West Side is being brought together by a shared love of beautiful things and by one ambitious design professor. Stitch Buffalo gives refugee women an opportunity to make money, socialize in a safe environment and create something beautiful. The nonprofit...

Professor Spotlight: The interesting career of Dr. Williams

Professor Spotlight: The interesting career of Dr. Williams

Zachary Anderson, Contributor

October 19, 2017


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The sleek, fluorescent lighting built into the charcoal colored walls illuminates the space in a three-level atrium. In one room, students are busy working with intricate machines. Strange sounds are emitted from another. A student in a white lab coat walks past with a cart holding a mysterious apparatus...

Study abroad with the Anne Frank Project in Rwanda

Study abroad with the Anne Frank Project in Rwanda

Tara Rae Hark, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017


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Students wishing to embark on an educational journey abroad are implored to consider the annual trip to Rwanda, through Buffalo State’s Anne Frank Project. “We have taken over 60 students to Rwanda, and they have gone on to use those experiences in multiple miraculous ways.” Said Professor Drew...

Event-filled PULSE Week raised awareness of women’s rights and race issues

Event-filled PULSE Week raised awareness of women’s rights and race issues

Donte Hemmans-Murdock, Reporter

October 17, 2017


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The Powerful United Ladies Striving to Elevate (PULSE) organization kicked off their annual week of events and celebrated the organization’s birthday this past week. The meaningful events attracted SUNY Buffalo State students and residents of Buffalo. Each of the five events had their own smaller...

Bengal Success is a new way to bring academic help directly to students

Bengal Success is a new way to bring academic help directly to students

Nadiya Roache, Reporter

October 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, NEWS

A new way for students, professors and advisers to stay connected and create avenues for success has been provided for all SUNY Buffalo State students. The program, Bengal Success, is an online tool where students can request help for subjects that they find themselves having difficulty with. The...

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