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EDITORIAL: New degree audit could have come at better time

Editorial Staff

March 6, 2014

Did you miss the March 3 deadline to print out your Degree Navigator information? Then unfortunately you’re too late. You can now start writing your “Thank you” card to the Registrar’s Office, which is responsible...

EDITORIAL: Administration should have alerted students to bacterial water

Editorial Staff

February 26, 2014

The snow from the Polar Vortex will melt and give you more liquid to drink than your own college. According to Web MD, it’s recommended that one should drink six or eight 8-ounce glasses of water or other fluid every day. If...

EDITORIAL: Blackboard issues chalked up to learning curve

Editorial Staff

February 19, 2014

For most students and staff, including the majority of our editorial staff, Blackboard represents a new and more efficient tool we can use to more conveniently go about our daily campus lives. Buffalo State has made a concerted...

EDITORIAL: NCAA’s protocol for concussion treatment lacks force

Editorial Staff

December 5, 2013

As the National Football League hit triple digits this season with 102 total reported head injuries after Week 13, college football is facing a dilemma of its own regarding the issue. The National College Athletic Association...

EDITORIAL: A call for responsible spending as tuition increases

Editorial Staff

November 21, 2013

In 2011, Gov. Andrew Cuomo passed a five-year tuition increase plan that has been met with no apparent advantages for students. The legislation allots all 64 SUNY campuses the option to raise their respective tuitions $300 each...

EDITORIAL: Buffalo State, SUNY should be lauded for sexual violence reforms

Editorial Staff

November 13, 2013

Things are about to change with regard to how Buffalo State treats sexual assault cases — and it’s been a while in the making. After an analysis of 159 sexual harassment and assault reports on four SUNY campuses, including...

New approach needed for campus smoking policy

October 30, 2013

If we hear about the smoking ban once more, we’ll have smoke coming out of our ears. Even though this topic has been burned out like the cigarette butts littering campus, it’s apparent Buffalo State could be doing more...

EDITORIAL: Campus Internet service leaves much to be desired

Editorial Staff

October 23, 2013

If you’ve ever attempted to log onto the Internet on campus during the day, chances are you’ve had difficulty doing so. And you’ve probably had these difficulties more than once. The Internet connection at Buffalo State...

EDITORIAL: Podolefsky’s positive influence will have everlasting effect

Editorial Staff

October 16, 2013

On Sunday, family, friends, colleagues and students of former President Aaron Podolefsky gathered from all over the country at the Performing Arts Center inside Rockwell Hall to celebrate the life and legacy of a man who, in one...

EDITORIAL: What does a government shutdown mean for you?

October 2, 2013

As you’ve surly heard by now, the government officially “shut down” at midnight on Tuesday, Oct. 1. And as you’ve surly learned from your friends on Facebook and Twitter, there’s much confusion about what that exactly...

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