In the third episode, we spoke with Phil Hastings, founder of the SUNYWide Film Festival, about the history of the festival, how it has grown and his video documentation of the praying mantis.
In the second episode we spoke with Josh Adams, assistant professor at SUNY Oswego, about his quest to find a rare movie used in the Steven Spielberg film “Minority Report.”
The Buffalo Review will produce a number of stories and podcasts highlighting the experience of foreign exchange students in Australia. Many students from Buffalo State participate in the Study Abroad and National Student Exchange programs in countries such as Australia, England, Italy, the Netherlands and Spain.
Buffalo State will host the 8th annual SUNYWide Film Festival Nov. 9-11. The festival was launched in 2009 to highlight the film and video work of students and faculty in the SUNY system.
Ride hailing services, such as Uber and Lyft, are expected to make their debut in Buffalo and other western New York communities by July, after state lawmakers passed a budget deal that now allows ride-hailing across the state.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency April 20 for several counties along Lake Ontario due to flooding. Widespread rainfall across the Great Lakes have caused Lake Ontario’s water level to rise to its highest level in 24 years.
This week on the Buffalo Review (May 8), we covered flooding along Lake Ontario, free speech on college campuses, the Books for Kids literacy program and the evolution of comic books.