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How to Uber: Getting around Buffalo using the latest trend in transportation

How to Uber: Getting around Buffalo using the latest trend in transportation

Johnathan Ciolek, Reporter

September 26, 2017


Filed under City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Don’t have a car or feel like taking the metro? No worries, Uber has you covered. Uber is a relatively new method of transportation that launched in Buffalo over the summer after much anticipation. This mode of travel is commonly described a more interactive and efficient taxi system. Uber employs...

PHOTO GALLERY: Communication department gets new digs

PHOTO GALLERY: Communication department gets new digs

Yomira Meregildo, Staff Photographer

September 25, 2017


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

The communication department at SUNY Buffalo State was in need of a new, centralized home and now they have it in the form of a swanky new wing at Buckham hall. Before the upgrade, the department was scattered all around campus. The professors' offices were in Bishop hall, a former dorm hall now surrounded...

Paul McCartney Brings the Heat to the Carrier Dome

Paul McCartney Brings the Heat to the Carrier Dome

Chris Prenatt, Culture Editor

September 24, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, NEWS, Recent Stories, Reviews

Despite the incredibly hot temperature that plagued the venue, magic was in the air in Syracuse, NY, last night. Paul McCartney, the former Beatle, played a lifetime of music to the huge and overheated crowd at the Carrier Dome last night. McCartney, 75, along with his band made up of guitarists Rusty...

Not with a Bang but with a Splat!

Not with a Bang but with a Splat!

Edwin J. Viera, Opinion Editor

September 21, 2017


Filed under Campus, OPINION, Student Experience

Buffalo State has some odd traditions but this one may be the oddest of them all. The annual Pumpkin Drop has been held for the past 8 years on the last day of summer to allow students to enter fall in a fun way. Stephen Vermette, a professor in the Geography and Planning department, said the event...

Nobel Prize winner and girl’s education activist Malala inspires crowd of thousands at UB

Nobel Prize winner and girl’s education activist Malala inspires crowd of thousands at UB

Francesca Bond, Managing/News Editor

September 20, 2017


Filed under NEWS, Politics, Recent Stories, Showcase

There are few 20-year-olds around the world as inspiring as Malala Yousafzai and the enormous crowd in the University at Buffalo's Alumni Arena last night exemplifies this. Yousafzi kicked off the University's 31st annual Distinguished Speakers Series with an inspiring speech and extensive Q&A...

Burchfield Penney showcases more than just art

Burchfield Penney showcases more than just art

Johnathan Ciolek, Reporter

September 19, 2017


Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

The Burchfield Penney Art Center is hosting many new and upcoming events for anyone looking to have a good time. These events are especially good for people who are new to Buffalo. The art center is located on Buffalo State’s campus adjacent to Elmwood Avenue near Rockwell Hall. On the second...

Food on college campuses get a bad rep- but here are some options that are worth trying out

Food on college campuses get a bad rep- but here are some options that are worth trying out

Gary Cordova Jr., Reporter

September 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Buffalo State offers a wide variety of food on campus. Most students seem to appreciate the cheap but satisfying food choices the institution has to offer. How many food options does Buffalo State have to offer on campus? The answer is sixteen; Train Grill, 2Mato, Sushi-Do, Bengal Kitchen...

Mayor Byron Brown wins democratic primary likely sealing mayoral win

Mayor Byron Brown wins democratic primary likely sealing mayoral win

Tara Rae Hark, Reporter

September 14, 2017


Filed under City, NEWS, Politics, Recent Stories, Showcase

At a makeshift block party on Franklin St. and Court St., with City Hall towering behind him, Mayor Byron Brown took center stage to give his celebratory speech. “This is a special time in our city's history and we are going to continue the work we started together to all rise higher... it is o...

Heal BFLO brings free yoga classes to campus

Heal BFLO brings free yoga classes to campus

Nadiya Roache, Reporter

September 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

The semester has just begun and HEAL BFLO is giving SUNY Buffalo State students an affordable and fun way to handle some of the stress that can come along with it. The local yoga company is offering free classes this semester at Buckham Hall in room D203 every Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. and at the basketball courts...

Whole Foods to open Amherst location bringing more organic options to WNY

Whole Foods to open Amherst location bringing more organic options to WNY

Gary Cordova Jr., Reporter

September 10, 2017


Filed under City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Whole Foods Market is set to open their doors in Amherst to the public on September 15. “Whole Foods Market Buffalo will feature the highest-quality natural and organic foods, with a wide selection of convenient meal and grocery options all free of artificial preservatives, colors, flavors, sweeteners hyd...

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