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Students occupy the space around storage closet B1, which was intended to be turned into a tunnel leading to the Academic Spine. Photo: Photo illustration by Alexis Heng | The Spectrum

Students want Center for the Arts tunnel despite abandoned plans

Sitara Babury calls her walk from the Center for the Arts the “most dreadful” part of her day.  And the senior psychology major says the walk only gets worse during the frigid months in Buffalo, as UB doesn’t have an indoor walkway connecting the CFA to the rest of the campus. 


Hypocritical feminism

Today, we are at the peak of the women’s equality movement.  More women are in political office than ever before and women’s rights are a constant conversation. It’s no secret women are on the rise and these successes are due to strong women defying the odds, both big and small.

Muslim Student Association member Ilhan Noor introduces guest speaker April Arman.

Muslim Student Association hosts domestic violence workshop

The Muslim Student Association held “Love Shouldn’t Hurt,” a domestic violence workshop Friday, which featured guest speakers Sheikh Isma’il and April Arman.  Muslim Women’s Council, a sub-group of MSA, organized the event as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.


A letter from the former fat girl

I was always the resident fat girl, and I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t trying to get rid of that title. So, coming into my second semester of my freshman year (spring 2018), I decided to start living a healthier lifestyle. 

UB alum John Hannibal moves to Los Angeles this year to try to “make it big” as a pop musician. Photo: Courtesy of John Hannibal


John Hannibal remembers when he was 12 years old and the other kids would be playing video games, while he was home learning how to produce music.  He wanted to do something "cool" and "different." Music was his avenue to do that.

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