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News Clips: August 2018

News Clips: August 2018

Posted: August 31, 2018

Buffalo State and its students, faculty, staff, and alumni are making news. The following articles appeared in the media in August 2018.  Please note that links may expire or change as news outlets archive stories.

August 1
Eagle News Online: Local students honored by colleges, universities (Buffalo State students mentioned)
Monroe County Post: College Notes (Buffalo State students mentioned)

August 2
The Island Now: Local students achievements in college (Buffalo State students mentioned)

August 4
Buffalo News: Coding program seeks to open tech career doors for immigrant girls (Buffalo State mentioned)
The Island Now: Local students achievements in college (Buffalo State students mentioned)
Buffalo News: Terrell Owens got the key to the city, but ... what happened to it? (Buffalo State alum Tom Calderone quoted) College notes (Buffalo State student Michael McMahon mentioned)

August 6
Buffalo News: Disabled veterans demonstrate flair for jiujitsu at RiverWorks (Buffalo State alum Joe Serio featured)

August 7
Buffalo News: Buffalo's Hollywood connection is starring in 'That (Almost) '70s Show' (Buffalo State alums Diane English and Tom Fontana featured)
Farmingdale Patch: Bethpage High School Grad Wins $5K Opioid Awareness Scholarship (Buffalo State student Kevin Drucker featured)
Ken-Ton Bee: Erie County Foreclosure Task Force launched (Buffalo State mentioned)

August 8
WKBW: Former North Tonawanda Science Teacher Still Teaching in Retirement; Pens New Book (Buffalo State alum Paul Swisher featured)

August 9
Lancaster Bee: Depew, Lancaster residents graduate from Buff State
Garden City News: College Notes (Buffalo State student Giovanni Villanova mentioned)

August 11
Spectrum News: 'Coding Your Future' camp teaches girls STEM skills (Buffalo State mentioned)
WKBW: Setting up students for a bright future in tech fields (Buffalo State mentioned)

August 12
Livingston County News: College News & Notes (Buffalo State student Jennifer Steele mentioned)

August 14
Niagara-Gazette: The business of fun (Buffalo State alum Chris Rice featured)

August 15
Entrepreneur: Meet the New Bosses: How These Entrepreneurs Under 20 Are Changing Industries (Buffalo State mentioned)

August 16
Chronicle of Higher Education: Appointments, resignations, retirements, deaths (New Vice President for Finance and Management Laura Barnum mentioned)
West Seneca Bee:
On the Campus (Buffalo State students mentioned)
Bennington Banner: CLASS NOTES: College graduates, dean's list honorees (Buffalo State students mentioned)

August 17
Buffalo Business First: Susan McCartney guides entrepreneurs in Buffalo (Buffalo State students mentioned)
Salisbury Post: Back to School: Shoffner wants to build community at Enochville (Buffalo State alum Kelly Shoffner mentioned)

August 18
Buffalo News: Two NCAA track champions in Buffalo State Hall of Fame class
Times Ledger: Bay Terrace blood drive helps curb seasonal shortage (Buffalo State student Alba Matthews mentioned)

August 22
Ken-Ton Bee: Elected officials call summer coding program solution to tech-job gender gap (Buffalo State mentioned)
KRPC Houston: Do you merge correctly, or are you making traffic worse? (Dwight Hennessy, Professor of Psychology, quoted) 
Buffalo News:
Kroll named Buffalo State swim coach
Niagara Gazette: Carousel Society names new executive director (Buffalo State alum Megan Hahin featured)

August 23
Buffalo News: Editorial: My Brother’s Keeper is positive influence for young men (Ricky Fleming, Associate Professor of Music, mentioned)

August 24
WIVB: Move-in day for freshmen at Buffalo State
WBFO: Move-in day for SUNY Buffalo State freshmen
Buffalo News: Baseball prodigy Katie Brownell pitching a different kind of perfect (Buffalo State alum and former student-athlete Kate Brownell featured)
Buffalo Business First: Carrousel Museum hires new director (Buffalo State alum Megan Hahin featured)

August 27
Buffalo News: West Side Bazaar kiosk becoming restaurant near Buffalo State

August 28
Buffalo News: 'Pillar of civil rights movement' to speak at SUNY Buffalo State

August 29
Ken-Ton Bee: Two-sport star Doherty finds place in Kenmore East Hall of Fame (Buffalo State alum Michael Doherty featured)

August 30
WIVB: CBP officer reunites Buff State Hall-of-Famer with lost class ring

August 31
WKBW: As measles cases climb, college talks about preventing spread on campus (Deborah Sarratori, Clinical Manager, Weigel Health Center, quoted)

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