Dominick Matarese is the Senior Features Editor at the Spectrum. He enjoys writing about interesting people, places, and things. In addition to running an independent blog, he has worked worked with the Owego Pennysaver, BROOME Magazine, the Fulcrum Newspaper, and Festisia. He is passionate about music journalism and can be found enjoying live music most weekends.
What if no one had to DD? What if no Ubers had to be called? What if there was a way to hit some of the best college bars in Buffalo without entering a single car? Lucky for you, there is! The Spectrum presents… the NFTA bar crawl.
Some of UB’s biggest and strongest students took to the stage of the SU theater earlier this semester to participate in the first ever on-campus bodybuilding competition. The event was organized by UB’s newly formed Strength and Power Club, a student group dedicated to strength-training, bodybuilding and overall physical fitness.
UB removes just over a ton of waste from its campuses every day, a majority of which ends up in landfills. The university is working toward sending only 10% of UB-generated waste to landfills, but around 70-80% of waste currently goes to the dump.
Daniel Britt, UB graduate and Spectrum alum, has had many brushes with death as a war correspondent.
Whether he’s getting into fistfights with neo-nazis, sleeping on the couch of the museum he’s building, or pouring hundreds of hours into research, Michael Santoro eats, sleeps, and breathes a passion for WWI memorabilia.
The UB Student Association (SA) extended the deadline for club officer training to Sept. 30 from the original deadline of Sept. 11.
Eduardo Mercado III may have stumbled into whale song research, but he's prepared to "fight for every single paper.”