UB’s Student Association opened Spring Fest ticket registration for all undergraduate students this morning at 10 a.m.
More than 2,500 students registered for concert tickets by 11 a.m.
The website slowed down considerably because of students logging on to the website, but it never crashed, according to SA president Matt Rivera.read more >>
On Tuesday afternoon, SA announced Wiz Khalifa would headline this year’s Spring Fest scheduled for April 28 in Alumni Arena. Swedish singer Zara Larsson and EDM duo Hippie Sabotage – comprised of brothers Kevin and Jeff Saurer – will accompany Khalifa on stage.read more >>
Rapper Wiz Khalifa will be headlining this year’s Spring Fest, according to Student Association.read more >>
When Joey Bada$$ released the lead single to his new albumon Inauguration Day earlier this year, it was obvious what direction he would take on his sophomore album.read more >>
Charles Joseph Augustin anticipated a future in engineering. But when Joseph was struck by a speeding car that ran a red light, he didn’t expect to have a future at all.read more >>
Last year, students knew the Spring Fest lineup a week after spring break.
But with three and a half weeks until this year’s show, students are still waiting for Student Association to announce the lineup.read more >>
Corey Harper may only be 22 years old, but his acoustic bluesy sound is turning plenty of heads in the music industry.
The singer/songwriter recently talked over the phone with The Spectrum to discuss his upcoming tour, opening for Bieber and his next steps.read more >>
Courtney Chiappone, a local high school student, wanted to present police officers in a positive light after seeing them portrayed as “bad people” due to recent shootings.
In November, she began directing “Suspicion” – a film starring local dispatchers from the Town of Hamburg. She submitted the picture earlier this year for the Collective International Film Festival (CIFF) presented by WNY Muslims.read more >>
Title: “The Age of Spin: Dave Chappelle Live at The Hollywood Palladium”
Release Date: March 21
Dave Chappelle stunned the world when he walked away from a $50 million contract with Comedy Central.read more >>
Buffalo is gearing up for spring with a packed lineup of performances, ranging from shows at Mohawk Place to the iconic Town Ballroom.read more >>
Be it finger-painting, toilet troubles or an insect infestation, the maintenance staff located within the Ellicott Complex is equipped to handle any emergency or non-emergency matters in dorms. Ellicott Complex Maintenance is composed of expert tradesmen who are on call 24 hours a day for students via the work order system, which is serviced on the Campus Living website.read more >>
Leah Berst grew up watching Julie Andrews and Audrey Hepburn play the role of Eliza Doolittle in “My Fair Lady.”
Berst, a senior music theater major, is now fulfilling the same role as two of her biggest inspirations as Doolittle in UB’s spring production of “My Fair Lady.”
“I’ve watched Audrey Hepburn’s performance in the ‘My Fair Lady’ movie since I was a child,” Berst said.read more >>
In the midst of listening to this record, I almost began to feel wrong for reviewing it. I felt as though I learned something about someone else, something that I wasn’t supposed to know.read more >>
Film: “Get Out”
Release Date: Feb. 24
Studio: Universal Pictures
Comedian Jordan Peele came into this year with the potential to cause ripples in the movie world and he accomplishes such with his socially powerful directorial debut “Get Out”.read more >>
Brian Regan is a comedian’s comedian. You may not have heard of him, but every comedian you do know, knows Brian. He has appeared on Marc Maron’s podcast “WTF with Marc Maron” and Jerry Seinfeld’s “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” where both legends praise Regan for his stand-up skill. Chris Rock gave Regan a cameo in his 2014 film “Top Five” where he steals the scene as a zany radio engineer.read more >>
Matt Vanderwerf is the UB Stay Longer poster boy, smiling down at UB students from the walkway connecting Clemens Hall and Lockwood Library.read more >>