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The Record responds to Election Day headline

Editorial Staff

November 16, 2016

Filed under Editorials, OPINION, Politics, Recent Stories

Amidst a highly controversial election, our editorial staff at The Record decided to use the headline “Making Amerikkka Great Again” above a centerpiece photo of President-elect Donald Trump in our Nov. 9 issue. This wasn’t...

Sitting during the National Anthem is standing against racism

Jahnise Simpson, Staff Writer

September 20, 2016

Filed under Editorials, OPINION

Colin Kaepernick, the second-string quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, created a whirl of chaos when he chose to sit during the national anthem. Although he sat during the anthem at two previous preseason games, he was not...

DRM restrictions lead customers to illegal activity

Joel Hopkins, Contributor

September 20, 2016

Filed under Editorials, OPINION

Imagine buying a pizza for takeout, and upon arriving home with it, for whatever reason you start to eat it with a fork and a knife. Suddenly your phone rings; it's the pizzeria calling. They demand that you stop what you are...

Buying a smartphone might blow up in your face

Joel Hopkins, Reporter

September 13, 2016

Filed under Editorials, OPINION

For many college students, a good smartphone is a helpful tool for staying up to date on what is happening inside and out of the classroom. For other college students, like myself, smartphones are just our favorite piece of technology. While...

The iPhone 7 is a moneymaking gimmick

Michael Read, Staff Writer

September 13, 2016

Filed under Editorials, OPINION

The rumors can now be put to rest; Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed the latest Apple products on Sept. 8, where the company finally laid out the newest iPhone. Critics have talked about the iPhone 7 for months, speculating about what...

College lessons from a senior to a freshman

Mariah Niemiec, Staff Writer

September 13, 2016

Filed under Editorials, OPINION

Welcome to college. Throw away your Hollywood-simulated images of what the experience should be and start from scratch. Leave behind the doubts of your high school teachers, and cut your ties with your hometown for a while. This...

When voting for candidates, please, choose wisely

Editorial Staff

March 9, 2016

Filed under Editorials, OPINION, Recent Stories

Editorial Staff For the 40th time in SUNY Buffalo State history, the student body will vote for the peers who will represent us in the United Students (with an “s” at the end) Government. The USG elections will be held...

Buff State’s ‘Roar in 4’ initiative a smokeshow

Dave DeLuca, Executive Editor

February 16, 2016

Filed under Editorials, OPINION

There are few things that grind my gears more than being jealous. But when it’s the University at Buffalo I’m jealous of, that REALLY grinds my gears. Four years ago, UB laid out its “Finish in Four” initiative aimed...

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