In coordination with the Great American Smokeout, a national movement to encourage people to quit smoking, Binghamton University’s Interdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Program (ITURP) hosted a screening of the film “Addiction Incorporated,” a movie featuring Victor DeNoble, a research professor that found a way to make cigarettes not addictive.
The Iberdrola USA Foundation has given a grant of $100,000 to Binghamton University’s Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science to provide graduating seniors the opportunity to work on teams to develop new engineering products.
After a recent study published by Gallup ranked Binghamton as the second-most obese city in the country, Binghamton community leaders have founded “10,000 Steps a Day,” a program to promote health and fitness.
The Black Student Union (BSU) and B.L.A.C.K. (Blacks, Latinos, Asians and Caucasians Keeping Unity) have teamed up to organize events honoring Black History Month. Bernard Desilus, president of B.L.A.C.K. and a junior majoring in biology, said the student groups didn’t want overlapping programs. “Instead of having conflicting events, we join in,” Desilus said. This year’s...
About 20 students and faculty members, most of them affiliated with Binghamton University's Philosophy, Interpretation and Culture (PIC) graduate department, which lost the official support of the University administration this semester, met at 3 p.m. yesterday in New University Union room 325 for a "teach-in" about the status of the program.