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Alumna Teaches First Graders Buffalo State Spirit

“B-U-F-F-A-L-O! Put it all together
And you get BUFFALO!
B-E-N-G-A-L-S! Put it all together
Because we are the BEST!”

That’s the chant you might hear coming out of Kristi Guinness’s first-grade gifted and talented class at Chelsea Prep, a New York City public school



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