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Binghamton now home to largest fully-accessible park in NYS

The city of Binghamton is now home to OurSpace Park, the largest fully accessible, multi-generational playground in the state of New York. Located at Recreation Park on Beethoven Street, OurSpace opened its...


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LGBTQ center to open at Binghamton University in Fall 2016

This upcoming fall semester, Binghamton University will open its first LGBTQ Center, and the staff has already gotten to work planning events and activities for the academic year. On April 1, Kelly...


Student Association

Student Association E-Board begins planning for fall semester

Months before the student body returns to campus, the Binghamton University Student Association (SA) executive board has begun planning for fall 2016. This coming academic year Nicholas Ferrara will be president, Raaga...


Science & Research

BU professor invents 'origami' batteries

A Binghamton University professor has been attracting attention from the science community for his innovative battery design, which is shaped like a ninja star and helps preserve energy. Sean Choi, an assistant...


Community

BU assault survivor speaks out to spread awareness

Redgate said that for those who might have gone through something similar, a key to moving forward is not being afraid to reach out to others for support. ...


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Sodexo receives health violations across campus

Binghamton University Dining Services, operated by Sodexo, is subjected to regular health inspections by the New York State Department of Health (DOH). During the last inspection of the Marketplace, which took place...


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Pipe Dream survey shows high rate of prescription drug use on campus

Faced with increased workloads towards the end of the semester, some students may be inclined to use study drugs to aid with writing late-night essays and studying for tests. Adderall, Ritalin and...


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Harpur faculty members receive recognition from students

For the first time ever, Binghamton University’s Harpur College of Arts and Sciences honored its professors entirely on the basis of student nominations and votes. The winners of this year’s Harpur College...


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EOP receives $40K from Binghamton community member CEO of Upstate Shredding,

As a lifelong resident of Binghamton, Adam Weitsman has seen Binghamton University benefit the local area. As a way to return that favor, he donated $40,000 toward BU’s Equal Opportunity Program (EOP)....


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Steven Ortiz delivers his “last lecture”

If you were given the opportunity to give a lecture to students as if it were your last, what would you say? This year, Binghamton University history professor Stephen Ortiz rose to...


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Mein Bowl

Binghamton University Dining Services, operated by Sodexo, is subjected to regular health inspections by the New York State Department of Health (DOH). During the last inspection of the Marketplace, which took place...


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Graduate School announces Masters of Public Health program

In the New University Union on Wednesday, May 5, over a dozen faculty members gathered to listen to the dean of the graduate school, Susan Strehle, introduce plans for a graduate program...


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BU student spearheads alternative downtown living option

Students have many housing options, including staying in dorms on campus and renting apartments or houses in Downtown Binghamton. But on Binghamton’s South Side, a different way of living is taking shape....


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Chabad commemorates 30 years at BU

The Chabad Center celebrated its 30 year anniversary as a central part of the Jewish community in Binghamton. Over 250 Binghamton University students, faculty and Binghamton residents gathered on Thursday to celebrate...