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...


Speakers

Speakers share how they 'Flip the Script' at TEDxBinghamtonUniversity

This year’s TEDxBinghamtonUniversity challenged speakers and the audience to “flip the script,” and rethink conventional knowledge and learning. The annual conference, which took place on Sunday afternoon in a filled Osterhout Concert...


Speakers

TEDxBinghamtonU: Ellen Stofan, NASA's chief scientist

Pipe Dream sat down with Ellen Stofan, chief scientist of NASA, before her TEDx speech. This interview has been edited for length and clarity. Pipe Dream: What brings you to give a...


Student Association

SA President Dillon Schade gives resignation speech at Student Congress

“People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered. Forgive them anyway.” Outgoing Student Association President Dillon Schade recited Mother Teresa’s famous poem, “Do it Anyway,” during his final speech to the Student Congress...


Student Association

Student groups call for Schade's resignation

Editor’s Note: Story contains language readers may find offensive The Black Student Union (BSU) hosted an open town hall meeting on Thursday evening to further its call for Student Association (SA) President...


Campus News

Second-language, native speakers pair up for worldy conversation

Finding a foreign language class at Binghamton University is not hard; students can take courses in Russian, Italian, Korean and many more. But sometimes, the challenge comes from practicing English. That is...


Speakers

Young professionals discuss path to academic careers

Thursday’s panel was co-sponsored by the Graduate Community of Scholars (GCS) and the Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development. ...


Speakers

TEDxBinghamtonUniversity selects student speakers

At this year’s TEDxBinghamtonUniversity event, two students will take the stage to tell attendees why they should embrace virtual reality technology. Sophomores Kyrin Pollock and Matthew Gill will be speaking together about...


Science & Research

BU allots $600K to increase funding for graduate school stipends

Binghamton University recently announced that it will be allocating an additional $600,000 to graduate student stipends beginning in Fall 2016. Graduate students who serve as teaching assistants for professors already receive some...


Campus News

Physical facilities engineer remembered for love of family, commitment to work at BU

Mark Conklin, a plant utility engineer for physical facilities at Binghamton University, died unexpectedly on Thursday, October 15 at his home in New Milford, PA. He was 57 years old. Conklin grew...