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Buffalo State Experts: Hazing Reflects Power Struggle and Desire to Belong

Approximately, 1.5 million high school students are hazed each year, according to the National Collaborative for Hazing Research and Prevention.
11-Apr-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Buffalo State Ranks Second Among Public Universities for Military Friendly Designation

Buffalo State ranked second within the Top 10 list for large public colleges and universities in Victory Media’s 2018 Military Friendly Schools.
21-Dec-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Buffalo State Experts: Weinberg Reflects on Changing Attitudes Toward Sexual Behavior, Identity

In just the past six years, the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage, the Tinder app accelerated casual dating, Fifty Shades of Grey was an overnight sensation, and Bruce Jenner became a woman.
4-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Mellon Foundation Awards $2.1 Million Grant for Art Conservation Project

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $2.1 million to SUNY Buffalo State to support the Patricia H. and Richard E. Garman Art Conservation Department and the two other U.S. art conservation graduate programs—the Conservation Center at the...
3-Nov-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Saints and Sinners in Competing Species: Science or Dogma?

Studies examining whether invasive species outcompete native species may reflect bias of researchers. However, rigorous scientific debate and self-criticism may result in self-correction.
1-Sep-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Teachers Travel to Learn

Travel does more than broaden the range of a student’s experiences. It also provides a education majors with new perspectives on teaching.
1-Aug-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Resistance to Herbivory Varies Among Tamarix Populations

Growing evidence suggests that the hybridization of Tamarix may provide variation in traits that could promote local adaptation.
3-May-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Reforestation in Urban Landscapes

By conducting research at Tifft Nature Preserve, a post-industrial urban site in Buffalo, New York, researchers investigate the reforestation taking place in terms of seed immigration and seedling survival. The research suggests that significant...
8-Feb-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Motivational Interviewing More Effective Than Lectures

Michael “Mick” MacLean, associate professor of psychology, who has done extensive research on adolescent alcohol and substance use. Most recently, he’s implemented a strategy for reaching teens who are experiencing substance-related problems...
9-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT


Professor Shares Self-Regulatory Behavior Techniques with Next Generation of Teachers

Children with emotional and behavioral disabilities are the most isolated and have the lowest graduation rate of all students.One way to ensure better outcomes for these students is to help them learn how to self-regulate their behavior. This is an...
24-Apr-2018 12:05 PM EDT


#MeToo Movement Only the Beginning

Jennifer Hunt, Buffalo State associate professor of psychology, said the events that have occurred during the recent #MeToo movement are only the beginning in making changes to the way women are treated. Hunt is a social psychologist whose...
5-Feb-2018 2:05 PM EST


Mathematics Professor Plays Games with Infinity

“I work in an area of pure mathematics called set theory, a rich and beautiful subject whose fundamental concepts permeate virtually every branch of mathematics,” said Cunningham, professor of mathematics at Buffalo State.
21-Nov-2017 3:05 PM EST


Grooming College Students for Booming Hotel Industry

Rebecca Tate, lecturer, Hospitality and Tourism Department, is now leading a new practicum at Buffalo State. Beginning this fall, 10 upperclassmen admitted to the course are learning the four elements of the hotel business: marketing; conferences...
15-Nov-2017 2:30 PM EST


Climate Change Impacting Western NY: Buffalo State Experts

7-Nov-2017 5:00 PM EST


Business Professor Shares Insights Into Islamic Finance

Jeffrey Chow, assistant professor of business at Buffalo Sate, can speak to his research into Islamic finance and how its moral code guides business decisions. It's not limited to Muslims and is growing worldwide.
7-Mar-2017 11:05 AM EST


Journalism Professor Speaks to Inevitability of Fake News

2-Feb-2017 9:05 AM EST

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