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News Clips August 14-20, 2017

News Clips August 14-20, 2017

Posted: August 21, 2017

Buffalo State and its students, faculty, staff, and alumni are making news. The following articles appeared in the media the week of August 14-20, 2017.  Please note that links may expire or change as news outlets archive stories.


August 14
WIVB: Buffalo State professor offers perspective on North Korea crisis (Kyeonghi Baek, Associate Professor Political Science Department, interviewed)
Spectrum News: Hate groups likened as 'baby brother of terrorist organizations' (Clarissa Breen, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, interviewed)
WBEN: Buffalo State's Professor Kevin Williams Discusses Solar Eclipse Viewing Tips
WIVB: Where to watch the solar eclipse (Buffalo State mentioned)
WBFO: Spring rain caused severe sewage overflows in Lake Ontario (Gary Pettibone, Professor of Biology, quoted)
Niagara Gazette: Tonawanda chamber welcomes new executive director (Buffalo State alum Adria Sortino featured)


August 15
WGRZ: Safety advice before Monday's eclipse (Kevin Williams, Associate Professor of Earth Sciences and Science Education, interviewed)
WIVB: The solar eclipse impact on solar energy (Kevin Williams, Associate Professor of Earth Sciences and Science Education, interviewed)
Buffalo News: My View: Deep bonds develop while sharing music (Buffalo State alum Karl Shallowhorn wrote article)

August 16
Spectrum News: Free speech comes at a price (Peter Yacobucci, Associate Professor of Political Science, interviewed)
WGRZ: Where to get safe solar eclipse glasses (Buffalo State’s Whitworth Ferguson Planetarium mentioned)
Amherst Bee: Rusin to be posthumously inducted into Section VI HOF (Buffalo State alum Charlie Garfinkel featured)
Amherst Bee:  Family Activities  (Buffalo State mentioned)
Buffalo News: Beau Fleuve festival celebrates Buffalo through music, arts (Buffalo State alum Lindsey Taylor quoted)
Ken-Ton Bee: Kenmore native writes, directs horror film (Buffalo State alum Kyle Mecca featured)

August 17

WGRZ: Eclipse Photography on a Budget (Kevin Williams, Associate Professor of Earth Sciences and Science Education, interviewed) Linden, Rahway science teachers learn about new expanded curriculum (Buffalo State graduates Colleen Broderick and Shaunna Alagarajah mentioned)
Lancaster Bee: Family Activities (Buffalo State mentioned)
West Seneca Bee: Family Activities (Buffalo State mentioned)

August 18
WBEN: Buffalo State's Dr. Kevin Williams Discusses Eclipse Essentials
WGRZ: 4,000+ eclipse glasses available in Buffalo (Buffalo State mentioned)
WGRZ: Where to watch eclipse in WNY, why you should (Kevin Williams, Associate Professor ofEarth Sciences and Science Education, interviewed)
WKBW: NASA declares Buff State an "Eclipse Official Viewing Location"

August 19  
WGRZ: Solar Eclipse: Your questions answered (Buffalo State mentioned)
WGRZ: 'Eclipse-o-rama' gears public up for Monday's event (Buffalo State mentioned)

August 20
Buffalo News: Discount Diva: Six ways to enjoy the rest of summer (Buffalo State mentioned)
Lockport Union-Sun Journal: Countdown to the eclipse (Buffalo State mentioned)
Niagara Gazette: Sun screen Eclipse fever is shining upon the Niagara region (Kevin Williams, Associate Professor of Earth Sciences and Science Education, quoted)

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