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Panel looks to guide international students in housing process

By David Zeiger -

ISSS hosted a panel of seven international BU students and a Binghamton police officer on Thursday in the Old University Union to give advice to students who are considering moving. Speakers gave advice on searching for a house, dealing with...

With text alerts, off-campus students get sense of safety

By Chloe Rehfield -

Binghamton’s City Hall and Police Department are getting tech-savvy when it comes to improving the public safety of city residents and of students living Downtown. Last Monday, Mayor Rich David announced the implementation of the alert system Nixle, which sends...

SUNY board requests $300M in new funding

By Alexis Hatcher -

For 2014-2015, SUNY’s resolution called for an increase of 10.5 percent, or an extra $180.3 million. This year, SUNY is calling for almost double that amount and, according to David Doyle, SUNY spokesperson, the schools are in a better position...

BU campus gets its fill at Food Fest

By Chloe Rehfield -

Program participants went to the Chenango Champlain Collegiate Center Multipurpose Room with stations that provided information about food sustainability around the world, from Africa to New York City and the Binghamton area.