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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...


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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...


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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. ...


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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...


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U.S. Congressman describes road from BU to D.C.

Notable Binghamton University alumni have pursued careers in as many fields as there are potholes on Riverside Drive. Only one, however, has gone on to represent the Americans in Congress. Brooklyn native...


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In fight over oil, corporations battle with communities for water rights

While filling up their car at the gas pump, most people don’t think twice about where it comes from. George Caffentzis, a retired philosophy professor from the University of Southern Maine, was...


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For a fulfilling life, professor urges following an unconventional path

“Things get bad, things are going to get bad and if you just hang on they’ll turn around,” Signorotti said. “They always do.” ...


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Stephanie Courtney, 'Flo the Progressive Girl' actress, to speak at commencement ceremony

Courtney graduated from Binghamton University as an English major in 1992, and has since worked as an actress and improviser in “Mad Men,” “Tom Goes to the Mayor” and “2 Broke Girls,” ...


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Behind the fun and games, a human rights crisis at World Cup

The main problem is kafala, the system of labor that is used in the country, where migrant workers are brought to Qatar. ...


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Visiting professor looks to Ohio temple to explain divides in the Mormon community

He explained the mixed reactions that LDS church members have about the Community of Christ’s ownership of the important temple ...