Step Out Buffalo – 8/7

By Jocelyn Grimaldi Step Out Buffalo Erie County Fair It's that time of summer again. The fair's gravitational pull will reel us right in with its delish fried foods, games & rides. From Wednesday August 9th-Sunday August 20th, don't miss out on all the fair glory. Lewiston Art Festival The Earth without art is just "eh".  … [Read more...]

Step Out Buffalo – 7/31

By Jocelyn Grimaldi Step Out Buffalo Kings of Leon at Darien Lake   What's better than seeing a killer performance by these guys? A same day FREE admission into the theme park with a purchase of the concert ticket. Come out this Wednesday to rock and roll. Deon Cole at Helium Comedy Club This guy play's Charlie in ABC's BLACK-ISH … [Read more...]

Step Out Buffalo – 7/19

By Jocelyn Grimaldi Step Out Buffalo   Canal Fest of the Tonawandas Get off your butt and come out to the festival that celebrates our one and only, Erie Canal. You can be entertained with food and fun all week until Sunday, so no excuses. Riverworks Summer Bash Did someone say bikini contest? Uhh yeah...this Thursday … [Read more...]

Step Out Buffalo – 6/19

Grass Is Dead at Buffalo Ironworks  Get your dancing' shoes ready because this Grateful Dead cover band will have you grooving al night. With more of a bluegrass style, this band will leave you smiling all weekend long. Show is at 9pm this Friday at Buffalo Ironworks. Tickets are $12 adv/$15 at door. Taste of Diversity … [Read more...]

Masking the mental struggle: Clint Malarchuk’s journey

By John Hollinger Griffin Reporter On March 22, 1989 Buffalo Sabres goaltender Clint Malarchuk was involved in one of the most horrific accidents in sports history. The former NHL player and coach returned to Buffalo to speak at Canisius College on April 25, 2017 and shared moments about his incident on the ice and beyond. After … [Read more...]

Future undergraduate president has big plans

By Carl Legg News Editor Amelia Greenan, the incoming President of the Undergraduate Student Association (USA) discussed her goals and ambitions in that role with The Griffin this week. The position is one Greenan has dreamed of since she was first touring Canisius. Even then, Greenan was preparing for it as Student Body President of … [Read more...]

Debuting Quadrangle 65

By Nathan Ress Managing Editor This past Tuesday, April 26, Canisius College celebrated another year of what is known in certain circles as the only holiday that matters, more anticipated than Griff Fest and more festive than Mardi Gras: the unveiling of Quadrangle, the College’s literary and arts magazine. This year marked the 65th … [Read more...]

Senior Night win over Niagara caps another unbeaten MAAC season

By Robert Janish Senior Sports Writer Even with clinching the 2017 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference regular season championship, that did not stop the women's lacrosse team from continuing their dominance in the MAAC, just like they have for the last half decade. On Senior Night 2017, in which five Golden Griffins played their … [Read more...]

Acclaimed poet Neil Hilborn visits Buffalo

Emyle Watkins Art Director Buffalo, NY - Nestled in the belly of the First Ward, along old train tracks and among deteriorated buildings lies a brick beast, an unknown beauty. Inside, a diverse crowd, the bang of glasses against the bar and groups of people situated around chairs, just feet away from large windows built into exposed … [Read more...]

Buffalo Sabres alumnus speaks on campus, discusses mental illness

By Megan Rooney Ad Director When one pictures a speaker coming to their school to speak about mental health, most would visualize an extremely somber and serious presentation, especially when the talk is centered around depression, anxiety, and other heavy topics. But Clint Malarchuk, while recognizing the severity of these … [Read more...]


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