Amy Donovan

Assistant News Editor

adonova1@binghamton.edu

49 Articles


Community

Wegmans delivery service expands to Johnson City location

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...


Restaurant Week Spring 2017

Fall 2017 Restaurant Week: The Shop

With its open-brick aesthetic and new-age hipster vibes, The Shop offers a refreshing environment that complements its eclectic combination of foods and creates a casual yet stylish atmosphere. The Shop is located...


Campus News

Campus community commemorates 9/11

On Sept. 11, 2001, 15 Binghamton University alumni lost their lives. Sixteen years later, student organizations memorialized the victims, hosting a good-deed marathon and planting 2,996 small American flags along the Spine....


Campus News

Emergency town hall held after DACA announcement

In response to the proposed retraction of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, the Latin American Student Association (LASU) along with the Black Student Union (BSU) and the Haitian Student...


Community

EOP counselor Erik Colon memorialized at vigil

Erik Colon, an academic counselor for the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) at Binghamton University, passed away Sunday due to health complications related to diabetes. He was 36 years old. Colon was a...


Community

Uber, Lyft add to transit options at BU

Since the start of the semester, students have been taking advantage of Uber and Lyft, the ride-sharing services that have been operating in upstate New York since June 29. Uber began operating...


Science & Research

BU professor develops UV light-resistant DNA film

Reapplying sunscreen over and over at the beach could be a thing of the past, thanks to the development of a new DNA film by Binghamton University researchers. The film, developed by...


News

Harpursville sees increased tourism following April the Giraffe's pregnancy

Two months after internet sensation April the giraffe gave birth to her son Tajiri ― Taj for short ― at Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York, the park and surrounding community...


Community

Power outage causes campus blackout

The week got off to a dark start for Binghamton University students and Broome County residents alike on Monday evening when a thunderstorm brought down a power line, causing a power outage...


Campus News

Uber and Lyft now allowed to operate Upstate

Getting a ride back to campus on weekends — which often involves the stress of hailing a cab — may now be made easier with a few taps on a smartphone. According...