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Sen. Gillibrand holds Town Hall at Buffalo State

Sen. Gillibrand holds Town Hall at Buffalo State

Francesca Bond, Managing News Editor

August 31, 2017


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

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, New York, hosted a town hall meeting in Rockwell Hall during which she answered questions at random from citizens of Buffalo this evening. The Democratic junior senator was introduced by Buffalo State President Katherine Conway-Turner, after which she stated her belief in...

Buffalo State alum and travel writer returns to Buffalo for first area book tour

Buffalo State alum and travel writer returns to Buffalo for first area book tour

Nadiya Roache, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017


Filed under NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

After experiencing adventures such as living atop Mount Washington, getting married in Nepal and exploring the vast Alaskan landscape, writer and SUNY Buffalo State alum Dan Szczesny will be returning to Western New York May 8-12 for his first book tour in the area. Szczesny, who graduated from Buffalo...

Why people are returning to their Buffalo roots

Why people are returning to their Buffalo roots

Francesca Bond, Social Media Editor

May 9, 2017


Filed under City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Chances are, if you live in Buffalo, you’ve heard the adage before -- “Everyone always comes back.” What is it that brings people back to Buffalo? Is it family? Food? The fact that winter lasts about eight months? For a city that has seen its fair share of hardships -- from sports teams with losi...

“Justice for Meech” offers alternative narrative on death of Wardel “Meech” Davis

“Justice for Meech” offers alternative narrative on death of Wardel “Meech” Davis

Dan Almasi, Executive Editor

May 4, 2017


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

When Tito Ruiz was 13 years old, he was slammed against the hood of a Buffalo Police squad car while running home to meet curfew because he “fit the description” of a suspect the police were seeking. When Ruiz got word that a “friendly” and “well-liked” kid he knew from his neighborhood...

Evergreen Committee to host end of the semester clean out May 8 – 12

Evergreen Committee to host end of the semester clean out May 8 – 12

Joel Hopkins, Opinion Editor

May 4, 2017


Filed under Campus, NEWS, Recent Stories

The Evergreen Committee will host its end of the semester clean out, Don't Throw it Out!, from May 8 until May 12 on campus at Buffalo State. This campaign aims to collect donations of clothes, food, appliances, or furniture from those who may have considered throwing out the items otherwise. Donations will be ...

Hotel Henry to continue historic connection between Buffalo State and Richardson-Olmsted Complex

Hotel Henry to continue historic connection between Buffalo State and Richardson-Olmsted Complex

Edwin J. Viera, Columnist

May 1, 2017


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

In 1870, architect Henry Hobson Richardson in collaboration with landscape planner Fredrick Law Olmsted designed what was going to become the Buffalo State Asylum for the Insane. The entire structure would come to be known as the Richardson - Olmsted Complex; but now, the historic structure will be called...

Caribbean Students Organization sells out 730 tickets to Caribash within 24 hours

Caribbean Students Organization sells out 730 tickets to Caribash within 24 hours

Olimpcia Desamour, Reporter

April 26, 2017


Filed under Campus, CULTURE, NEWS, Recent Stories, Student Lifestyle

The Caribbean Students Organization has accomplished quite a lot. Right now they are currently the talk of the town, as they were creating some major buzz on campus this past week. This past week was all about involving students into their organization and promoting diversity and Caribbean cultural...

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 ...

Sleep Out for Hunger and Homelessness sheds light on under-recognized community issue

Sleep Out for Hunger and Homelessness sheds light on under-recognized community issue

Dan Almasi, Executive Editor

April 24, 2017


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

NYPIRG’s annual Sleep Out for Hunger and Homelessness event aims to “speak out about the epidemic of hunger and homelessness in the Buffalo community.” Homelessness is a big issue that’s not always treated like one, said NYPIRG Buffalo Project Coordinator Wes Thomas. His and other involved...

Buffalo joins together to “Make America Think Again” at the March for Science

Buffalo joins together to “Make America Think Again” at the March for Science

Francesca Bond, Social Media Editor

April 22, 2017


Filed under City, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase

Thousands of science lovers came out in droves in cities all over the country to march for science, and Buffalo was no exception. The city's march took place today at Soldier’s Circle and ended with a rally in Delaware Park. The goal of the march, according to the Buffalo March for Science’s website,...

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