Community

'People tend to see it as something very distant and far removed, but it’s here in Broome County': Community members, students protest county jail conditions

“Why so little justice?” “Why so many deaths?” “Why so many poor locked up?” “Why so much medical abuse?” These were the messages on signs held by protesters on the corner of...


News

Binghamton man sentenced in hit-and-run death of BU student Stefani Lineva

Aizaz Siddiqui, the 26-year-old Binghamton man arrested last December for the hit-and-run death of Binghamton University junior Stefani Lineva, was sentenced Thursday afternoon to two months in Broome County Jail and three...


Community

Binghamton Restaurant Week overlaps with Rosh Hashana, leads to decreased student attendance

Binghamton University’s Rosh Hashana break overlapped with the city’s twice-annual Restaurant Week, meaning fewer students were in town to dine at the 25 participating restaurants. Binghamton Restaurant Week, organized by eatBING, occurs...


Community

Grocery delivery service expands to Johnson City Wegmans

Lugging Wegmans grocery bags on and off the bus is no longer the only way for students without cars to go grocery shopping. The Wegmans in Johnson City partnered with a delivery...


Police Watch

Police Watch: 9/25

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Patrick Reilly of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Student throws garbage out window FRIDAY, Sept. 15, 1:30 p.m. — A resident director (RD) in...


Community

City of Binghamton installs license plate readers

Data from license plates will now be collected when cars enter the limits of the city of Binghamton. Fifteen stationary license plate readers have been installed at eight separate locations on the...


Community

Town-Gown Advisory Board to meet for first time in October

Binghamton University’s Town-Gown Advisory Board hopes to further bridge the gap between campus and the community, starting at their first meeting lined up for Tuesday, Oct. 3. The board, the first of...


Campus News

Chabad celebrates Binghamton Legacy Torah with parade

The Rohr Chabad Center for Jewish Student Life celebrated the induction of a new Torah scroll with a welcoming celebration and parade from University Union to the Chabad House on Sunday afternoon. Dubbed...


Campus News

UPD trains faculty for active shooter situation

The demonstration of an active shooter situation, organized by Madeline Bay, deputy chief of police at Binghamton University’s New York State University Police, simulated what an active shooter situation would be like...


News

9/18: CHOW drives awareness


Police Watch

Police Watch: 9/17

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Patrick Reilly of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Parking ticket provokes drama MONDAY, Sept. 11, 2:12 p.m. — A Transportation and Parking Services (TAPS)...


Campus News

Cost of attendance defined by 14 fees

At the beginning of each semester, students across Binghamton University receive notifications indicating a new bill statement is available in QuikPAY, the University’s online billing and payment system. A number of charges...


Campus News

Over 130 employers recruit at Job Fair

Standing in the midst of suits and pencil skirts, the sound of rustling résumés and corporate conversation filled the Events Center at the Job and Internship Fair on Thursday. According to Denise...


News

‘Do yourself a favor and never ever ever silence your pain’: Kevin Hines, who survived jump from Golden Gate, brings mental health message to campus

Of the approximately 2,000 people who have jumped off the Golden Gate Bridge, only 36 have survived. One of them, Kevin Hines, came to the Mandela Room on Thursday evening to share...