Buffalo State Honors Its Brightest

Buffalo State College honored some of its best and brightest honors students at the Connecticut Street Armory Saturday night. The Foundation Scholarship Gala was the first function for the incoming college president, Dr. Aaron Podolefsky, since he accepted the job.

Grant Will Help Train ‘Smart Grid’ Workers

A consortium of colleges in Western and Central New York that includes Buffalo State College has received a $2.5 million federal grant that will be used to train utility workers in the “smart grid” of the future. The grant is part of $100 million in federal stimulus funding awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy.