Campus News

BU visiting program hosts over 40,000 prospective undergrads

By Michelle Kraidman -

Most college students remember the stress and excitement that comes with campus visits. Emily Littlejohn, a high school junior, had already visited two colleges before she took a tour at Binghamton University this past Tuesday. “I definitely want to see...

Campus groups, Sodexo work to limit food waste

By Zach Wingate -

Between the Marketplace and dining halls, students and faculty at Binghamton University have many options for eating on campus. But with food being delivered six days a week to meet campus’ demands, waste is inevitable. However, students and Sodexo employees...

With candlelight vigil, students show solidarity with Nepal

By Alana Epstein -

More than 200 students gathered at the University Union clock tower Monday evening to support the 8.1 million people in Nepal who were impacted by the April 25 earthquake. At the candlelight vigil, Hillel at Binghamton’s Rabbi Akiva Weiss and...

Musicians sing and students swing at Bing Spring Fling

By Jacob Shamsian -

Saturday’s Spring Fling concert followed the recent trend of hosting wildly different types of musicians. This year, students got the chance to dance to a funk-rock band, a rapper and a mash-up duo. The concert had no primary headliner, but...

To raise money for charity, teams compete in geocache treasure hunt

By Gabriella Weick -

Binghamton University students and staff combined adventure and community service as they competed in a school-wide treasure hunt. The Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) hosted its first “Geo-Ca$h for Charity” event from April 26 to May 2, inviting participants to...