A group of rowing enthusiasts at Buffalo State is attempting to bring the sport back to the school after 43 years and a number of failed attempts. The school had a successful rowing program in the 1960s and 70s, but it was terminated in 1974.
This week’s show featured headlines from SUNY Buffalo State and conversations about efforts to bring rowing to campus and the Fashion and Textile Technology department’s Runway 10 fashion show.
The SUNY Buffalo State softball team is nearing its final stretch of the regular season with the playoffs approaching soon. They currently hold a 11-19 record overall and a 7-5 SUNYAC conference record.
The University at Buffalo announced April 3 they will cut four sports teams, which the school says will ultimately save $2 million a year. The sports to be eliminated include baseball, men’s soccer, men’s swimming and diving and women’s rowing.
This week on the Buffalo Review (April 10) we discussed Buffalo State’s new Urban Teacher Academy, the Books 4 Kids program, the elimination of four sports at the University at Buffalo and Runway fashion show.
The Buffalo State women’s lacrosse team is off to a 3-4 start to the season, but members say they aim to soon make a run at the SUNYAC playoffs. Head coach Lindsay Abbott said one of her goals is to become consistently competitive in their conference.
This week’s show featured headlines from SUNY Buffalo State and conversations about the women’s lacrosse team and the United Students Government elections.