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SUNY Partners with Extreme Networks to Launch 2020-2021 Esports League

Marketing and Communications staff

With COVID-19 forcing college students to remain socially distant this school year, the State University of New York is partnering with Extreme Networks to launch the first-ever system-wide esports league to promote safe competition, connection, and camaraderie among students during these difficult times.

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Buffalo poet to conduct virtual craft talk, reading

Roger Coda

Noah Falck, a Buffalo-based poet whose writing combines vivid imagery with the surreal to defamiliarize the familiar and create new emotional landscapes for the reader to navigate and discover, will conduct a craft talk and poetry reading as part of the Mary Louise White Visiting Writers Series.

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Freedonia Marxonia 2020 will be a virtual event

Marketing and Communications staff

Author, performer, and Marx Brothers expert Noah Diamond will present his illustrated lecture, “Home Again: The Marx Brothers and New York City,” as a free live-stream event from his home in Manhattan on Friday, Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. Unlike other years, there will be no in-person activities or display in Reed Library.

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Finkeldey research examines gambling disorder-criminal behavior association

Roger Coda

Department of Sociocultural and Justice Sciences Assistant Professor Jessica Finkeldey and two fellow researchers generated valuable insight into the association between problem gambling and criminal behavior that undermines a commonly held assumption – that gambling disorders can lead to criminal outcomes.

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Voter registration dates set on campus

Roger Coda

Face-to-face voter registration drives, co-hosted by the American Democracy Project, Fredonia Democracy Initiative and the League of Women Voters of Chautauqua County, will be held on campus during the next six weeks.

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Film scored by Petri entering worldwide release

Roger Coda

“Widow’s Point,” a supernatural thriller whose score was co-written by Armand Petri, coordinator of Fredonia’s Music Industry program, will soon be in worldwide distribution through Amazon, Wal-Mart and DeepDiscount.com.

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