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New Progress Pride Flag Represents Expanded Inclusiveness

Timothy Gordon, vice president for student affairs at Buffalo State College, and aid Charlene Vetter, clinical manager of Buffalo State’s Counseling Center and co-chair of the LGBTQ+ Resource Center’s Bengal Allies group, discuss the new...
26-Jun-2021 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Buffalo State Biology Professor Publishes Research on Avian Hybridization

Several biological factors and behavioral traits—like migrating habits and social bonds—play into whether certain species of birds are more likely to produce hybrid offspring than others
16-Apr-2021 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Buffalo State College's Great Lakes Center, EPA Collaborate on New Imaging Tool

A collaboration between Buffalo State College’s Great Lakes Center and the Environmental Protection Agency has led to a new, quicker way to monitor invasive mussel populations in the Great Lakes.
12-Mar-2021 2:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

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New Herbarium Space at Buffalo State College Provides Unique Learning Experience

Buffalo State's herbarium has a new, dedicated space for the more than 16,000 specimens it holds.
25-Feb-2021 2:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Buffalo State College Physics Professor Seeks New Path to Cool

A Buffalo State physics professor is researching ways to make refrigeration and air conditioning environmentally friendly.
15-Jul-2020 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Buffalo State College Responds to the Challenge, Establishes George Floyd Memorial Scholarship

In response to a challenge issued this week to all American colleges and universities, Buffalo State College has established the George Floyd Memorial Scholarship to lift up future African American leaders who support racial justice and equity...
1-Jul-2020 2:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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A Look Back: The Metcalfe Rooms

The Metcalfe Rooms at Buffalo State College help preserve the legacy of the renowned New York City architectural firm of McKim, Mead & White.
15-Jan-2020 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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The Ant, the Woodpecker, and the 3-D Printer: A Tale of Interdepartmental Collaboration

When departments collaborate across campus, good things happen.
18-Dec-2019 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Data Scientist Discusses Job Outlook in Era of Artificial Intelligence

Recent worker shortages and higher labor costs have resulted in more automated jobs, including service and professional jobs economists once considered safe. Predictions are mixed on job losses going forward, although the World Economic Forum (WEF)...
4-Nov-2021 2:45 PM EDT

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Passion for Social Work Leads to Connections Between Students, Community Organizations

Karen Edmond, director of field education for the Social Work Department at Buffalo State College, shares her thoughts on the profession and how she is helping the next generation of social workers find their placements, right after she was...
23-Sep-2021 12:45 PM EDT

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Ask an Expert: Have Drivers Gotten Worse Since COVID?

As the restrictions around COVID-19 are lifted, and more and more people hit the road to return to their work spaces and routines, you may have heard a familiar refrain: “People have forgotten how to drive.” Is it true? Are drivers worse now...
13-Jul-2021 10:35 AM EDT

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Juneteenth Recognition Gains Momentum, Significance in Wake of George Floyd, Black Lives Matter Protests

Juneteenth, the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States, seems poised to become the nation’s newest federally observed holiday. Also known as “Emancipation Day,” “Freedom Day,” or “Jubilee...
17-Jun-2021 10:10 AM EDT

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Political Science Professor Can Speak to Upcoming Ruling on Abortion Rights

17-May-2021 2:40 PM EDT

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Connection Between Art and Healing Extends Back Centuries

Frances Gage, associate professor of art history at Buffalo State College, has studied the connection between art and medicine for decades. It began with the Italian physician and art critic Giulio Mancini, who studied the potential effects pictures...
23-Apr-2021 10:20 AM EDT

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Spanish Professor Applies Bilingual Skills to Immigration Court

Even though Graziela Rondón-Pari, Buffalo State College assistant professor of Spanish, has been in this country legally for decades, she said, she can empathize with the individuals going through the court system. This is why she continues to...
14-Apr-2021 2:35 PM EDT

What's Next for Restaurant Industry?

Kathleen O'Brien, chair and lecturer in Buffalo State's Hospitality and Tourism Department, and founder of the on-campus dining club, Campus House, talks about the current environment for restaurants as country emerges from COVID, and what may lie...
30-Mar-2021 11:20 AM EDT

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