Cover of summer 2022 1300 Elmwood magazine showing 150 Voices cover story

New Issue of ‘1300 Elmwood’ Available


The summer 2022 edition of 1300 Elmwood, the award-winning magazine for Buffalo State College alumni and friends, is now available online. Read the current issue for updates on your alma mater, catch up on fellow alumni, and learn how Buffalo State continues to transform lives.

Along with campus news and featured profiles, 1300 Elmwood includes stories that celebrate Buffalo State’s past, present, and future.

Read the latest issue to catch up on these stories:

  • Cover story: 150 Buffalo State alumni detail how the college has changed their lives for the better.
  • Faculty profile: Christopher Shively, ’93, ’99, associate professor of elementary education, literacy, and educational leadership, combats complacency in the classroom by making his students feel empowered and creative.
  • Donor profile: Marie J. (Gagnon) Marillo, ’56, quietly leaves $2.1 million to the Speech-Language Pathology Department.
  • Scholarship profile: Daniel May, ’24, Julia Piquette Communication Scholarship winner, lands a wildly coveted internship at the NFL Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio.
  • Alumni profile: Terry Alford, ’84, says his Buffalo State education and deep community roots make him uniquely positioned for his role as executive director of the Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor.
  • My Turn: Test your skills on a special 150th anniversary crossword puzzle.

Plus alumni news, donor impact stories, class notes, the Bengal Bookshelf, and more.

Please email Marketing and Communications or call (716) 878-4201 with magazine-related questions or comments.