Music Department Teams BPO, Babik for Fundraiser

The popular Buffalo-based gypsy jazz band Babik will debut its new full-length orchestral show in a concert with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra at 7:30 p.m. Friday, February 19, in the Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Buffalo State College Music Department, which is hosting the event.

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Girls' dormitory, Thomas Indian School, 1938

Trauma across Generations: Film Documents Native American Boarding Schools in WNY

“I do not believe that Indians…have any right to forcibly keep their children out of school to grow up like themselves, a race of barbarians and semi-savages.” Thus spoke Thomas Jefferson Morgan, who served as the commissioner of Indian Affairs for the federal government from 1889 to 1893.

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