Amy Donovan

Assistant News Editor

adonova1@binghamton.edu

85 Articles


Sex Issue 2019

Researchers believe sexual habits are changing among BU students

As an increasing number of students express varying sexual orientations and preferences, polyamory and open relationships at Binghamton University are also on the rise. Fifty-three respondents to Pipe Dream’s sex survey said...


Campus News

Transfer students, spring admits live in converted study lounges as University struggles with crowded campus housing

At Binghamton University, 28 students have spent their first weeks of classes living in converted lounges located in Hinman and Newing Colleges. The temporary living situation was implemented to accommodate an overflow...


Campus News

BU receives $30 million in state funding to complete Health Sciences Campus

With an extra $30 million in funding from New York state, Binghamton University is on its way to completing the Health Sciences Campus in Johnson City. The funding, which will help complete...


Community

Alleged strip search of four middle schoolers leads to community outcry

Four female middle school students were allegedly strip-searched at East Middle School on Jan. 15 for suspicion of possessing drugs, prompting protests and outcry from Binghamton community members and organizations. According to...


Campus News

Winter Storm Harper forces students to postpone, expedite travel plans

The spring semester got off to a snowy start last weekend with Binghamton accumulating almost a foot of snow, derailing students’ travel plans and leading Binghamton University to open dorms a day...


Community

Absentee ballots confirm Brindisi victory

After days of counting absentee ballots and affidavits from five counties and weeks of uncertainty following Election Day, Democratic challenger Anthony Brindisi will be the next representative for New York’s 22nd congressional...


Community

BPD arrests two suspects in anti-Semitic graffiti

Two suspects have been arrested by the Binghamton Police Department (BPD) for spray-painting swastikas outside of Binghamton High School early Tuesday morning. The suspects, who have been identified as Binghamton residents William...


Campus News

Center for Civic Engagement registers more than 2,000 students

Since 2012, the Center for Civic Engagement (CCE), in partnership with Jonathan Krasno, an associate professor of political science, have hosted a voting competition for the living communities on campus with one...


Campus News

University Counseling Center adds new counseling positions, increases mental health resources

On a campus with more than 13,000 undergraduate students, Binghamton University currently has 15 counselors working at the University Counseling Center (UCC). Since fall 2017, the UCC has added four new counseling...


Restaurant Week Fall 2018

Take your tastebuds back in time at 205 Dry

Stepping into 205 Dry is like going back in time. Waitresses are dressed like flappers, the music is jazzy, the lights are dim and the eclectic velvet couches and wooden tables make...