New York State higher education http://wamc.org en Promotional stunt for new SUNY Albany restaurant causes stir on campus http://wamc.org/post/promotional-stunt-new-suny-albany-restaurant-causes-stir-campus <p>Blue Agave Mexican Grill opened last week in the campus center of the University at Albany.</p><p>The restaurant’s menu includes quesadillas and burritos. Student diners are giving the cuisine early positive reviews.</p><p>Despite praise for taste, the restaurant has also got the attention of students and faculty who are speaking out after a promotional event for the grill’s opening day.</p><p>Yampiero Polanco, University at Albany senior and President of Fuerza Latina, a student run education, and advocacy group focused on Latino culture described the promotion.</p> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 19:30:00 +0000 Roy Frias 36580 at http://wamc.org