Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison will speak in Buffalo Nov. 9 at the Kleinhans Music Hall. Morrison, 86, won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction and the American Book Award in 1988 for “Beloved.”
Patrons who frequent downtown Buffalo bars have noticed changes in the music rotation in recent weeks and some have speculated the changes may be racially motivated.
SUNY Buffalo State will “stand with the Dreamers,” according to President Katherine Conway-Turner. The Trump administration announced plans Sept. 5 to end an Obama-era executive order called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), which protects undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children.
There are more than 9,000 students enrolled at SUNY Buffalo State, with roughly a third of those living on campus, which means there are around 6,000 students who commute to the school. According to parking services, there are 2,517 parking spots available to students and 987 spots for roughly 1,800 faculty and staff.
The SUNY Buffalo State men’s hockey team has hired Tony Attanucci as an assistant coach for the 2017-18 season. The Jefferson Hills, Pa. native started out his coaching career with the Pittsburgh Penguins Elite U16 National team, which help introduce him to some of the brightest minds in the game.
Hundreds of SUNY Buffalo State students and their families filled the third floor of the Campbell Student Union Sept. 16 to participate in the annual “Bengals Dare to Care” day.
Buffalo Sabres forward Jack Eichel appeared at a charity autograph signing Sept. 16 to raise money for Hurricane Harvey relief. The event brought in $7,500, which was donated to the Red Cross.