Student Activism

Courtesy of Western New York Youth Climate Council

A proposed resolution submitted to the Buffalo Common Council by local youth activists that is scheduled to be debated Tuesday is asking the City of Buffalo to declare a climate emergency.

Climate activists celebrate and call for action

Jun 21, 2019
Kyle S. Mackie/WBFO News

Several dozen students and activists gathered outside City Hall in Buffalo Friday afternoon to celebrate New York State's passage of the country’s most ambitious climate legislation. They also called for even greater action to combat climate change.

Ukrainian student shares 'Stories of Student Activism'

Mar 4, 2014
Photo from Slavka Kutsay Facebook page

With Ukraine on the brink of a civil war, a graduate student who works as a journalist in the the country is in Buffalo to tell her story.