BU chemistry professor named as Nobel Prize hopeful

By Alexandra Mackof -

According to Thomson Reuters, an individual’s designation on their list means that the recipient and their work is of Nobel Prize caliber. Thomson Reuters has successfully predicted 37 Nobel Prize winners since 2002.

BU alumnus chronicles childhood through kids books

By Haley Silverstein -

Growing up poor in Jamaica, Marcus Mohalland had a childhood filled with stories. Today, those stories stretch the pages of his new children’s book series. Mohalland is the co-author of “Silly Nomads,” a book series chronicling the stories of Suhcrom...

POLICE WATCH: September 29, 2015

By Aaron Berkowitz -

iMessed Up FRIDAY, Sept. 25, 10:53 a.m. — A 20-year-old female was reportedly the victim of larceny at the Engineering Building, said Investigator Patrick Reilly of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. The victim said that she left her phone...

BU, local company receive patent on nanoparticle technology ITC-based startup

By Travis Clines -

Last week, Binghamton University researchers announced a partnership with a local Binghamton company to license a technology discovered right on campus. The technology takes organic dyes, similar to those found in common t-shirts, and combines them with nanoparticles which then...

Chinese Cultural Experience Center opens in lobby of Glenn G. Bartle Library

By Michelle Kraidman -

Binghamton University’s Confucius Institute provided a new opportunity to venture into Chinese history, culture and arts with the addition of the Chinese Cultural Experience Center to Glenn G. Bartle Library. The Chinese Cultural Experience Center celebrated its grand opening on...

Hundreds sign petition for ‘State Street Express’

By Alexandra Mackof -

In less than 24 hours, almost 200 students signed a petition demanding University Plaza (UP) at Metroplex follow through on last semester’s promise to provide a shuttle bus from the complex to Downtown. Justin Zaretzky, a junior double-majoring in philosophy,...

BU acts as sizable economic force in Broome County

By Brendan Zarkower -

Going by the numbers, Binghamton University is a sizable economic force within the Southern Tier and a significant source of income for the local community. According to the University’s Economic Impact Report, BU accounts for 12 percent of the total...