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Inaugural Anne Frank Project Promotes Genocide Awareness

Drew Kahn, professor and chair of the Theater Department, wonders what Anne Frank—who would have turned 80 this year—would think about genocide in today’s world. Kahn hopes to engage the Buffalo State community in such a discussion with the Anne Frank Project, an inaugural daylong conference on September 11.

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Avoiding Fatter U: How Not to Gain the Freshman 15

The highly publicized phenomenon that links lifestyle changes and stress to a weight gain of 15 pounds among first-year college students has become as much a part of orientation as the campus tour (Tina Colaizzo-Anas, assistant professor of dietetics and nutrition, quoted).

Group Turns Back the Clock at Harbor

At the turn of the twentieth century, Buffalo harbor ferries were to the Erie Basin Marina what gondolas were to Venice. The Buffalo State College Maritime Center displayed recently constructed boats, restored boats, and historic watercraft Saturday at the commercial slip at Buffalo’s inner harbor.

Restoring City Statues: A Monumental Task

Fourteen of the city’s most prominent outdoor monuments and five in City Hall are in dire need of attention. The Common Council has followed the recommendation of the Buffalo Arts Commission and fast-tracked approval of a $225,420 contract for the first phase of a long-term restoration project.