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Binghamton University collaborates with local artists to paint the town

By Emilie Leroy -

The skies of Binghamton may often be gray, but local artists and the reBOLD Binghamton project have been working since last semester to infuse the city with color. reBOLD Binghamton partners local residents with students to beautify the Downtown Binghamton...

In modern fundraising, social media plays key role

By Alexis Hatcher -

Speakers came to Binghamton University to discuss a 100-million dollar idea: the Ice Bucket Challenge. A panel composed of both faculty and students met on Wednesday evening to discuss the effect of the viral fundraising campaign on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis...

Governor Cuomo announces SUNY-wide changes to combat sexual assault

By Nicolas Vega -

From 2010 to 2013, Binghamton University saw 15 forcible sexual assaults on its campus, with a high of six occurring in 2011 and two occurring last year. However, Dean of Students April Thompson said that the University has been taking...

Residential communities compete to register voters

By Michelle Kraidman -

The Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) held its second campus-wide voter registration contest from Oct. 2 to Oct. 10. Residential communities competed to see who could register the most voters — including absentee ballots — with the top two communities...