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Buffalo State Professor on the 1619 Project

Steve Peraza, assistant professor in the History and Social Studies Education Department at Buffalo State, weighs in on the project, and how to apply the lessons learned to the real world.
26-Sep-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Surprising Level of Biodiversity Found among WNY Lichen Populations

Lichens are the proverbial “canaries in the coal mine” when it comes to looking at the damaging effects of pollution in a given area. However, urban areas can be viable habitats, as the lichens in Western New York show.
6-Aug-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Buffalo State to Pilot SUNY PRODI-G Program

During SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson’s State of the University address on January 31, she announced Buffalo State College will play a leading role in a new systemwide initiative: Promoting Recruitment, Opportunity, Diversity, Inclusion, and...
5-Feb-2019 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Could the Behavior of an Invasive Species of Ants Explain the Way Humans Interact?

A study on an invasive ant species in the Buffalo area could explain how other invasive species thrive.
20-Nov-2018 2:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

Buffalo State Receives Prestigious Award for East Side History Project

The New York State Archives and Archives Partnership Trust awarded the 2018 Debra E. Bernhardt Annual Archives Award for Excellence in Documenting New York’s History Award to the “East Side History Project,” a collaboration between Buffalo...
14-Nov-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Buffalo State Included in New York's Clean Energy Workforce Development Initiative

As part of New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s $15 million clean energy workforce development initiative, Buffalo State College is receiving a $753,000 grant to develop clean energy certificate programs.
6-Sep-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Buffalo State Alumnus Takes on Duke University

Nicholas Irion, '17, was one of the first Buffalo Public School students to be involved with the Say Yes to Education initiative. Through the program, Irion landed at Buffalo State, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in music education.
27-Aug-2018 2:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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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

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English Faculty Members Discuss How Horror Genre Speaks to Societal Truths

The genres of horror, Gothic, terror, and the uncanny found on screen and in literature can help us understand uncomfortable truths and deal with fear of the unknown or the scariest monster of all —humans gone bad. Or, in the case of Jordan...
7-Nov-2019 11:05 AM EST

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Buffalo State expert available to speak on STEM disciplines

30-Oct-2019 9:50 AM EDT

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FTT Professor Describes Growing Acceptance of Slow-Fashion Model

When clothing retailer Forever 21 announced its bankruptcy filing in late September, Arlesa Shephard, Buffalo State associate professor of fashion and textile technology (FTT), wasn’t surprised. Forever 21, which grew exponentially from the1980s...
18-Oct-2019 10:05 AM EDT

What Is Modern Monetary Theory? And How Is It Being Used in Our Current Political Discourse?

10-May-2019 4:50 PM EDT

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Buffalo State professor on Brexit: In or Out? Implications for the EU, the UK, and the US

22-Jan-2019 3:05 PM EST

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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

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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

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#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

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