Alexandra Hupka

Contributing Writer

shupka1@binghamton.edu

37 Articles


Community

'Talk for Water' highlights environment crisis

Every year, approximately 3.6 million people worldwide die from water-borne diseases. To bring awareness to this crisis, approximately 60 Binghamton University students, faculty members and community members came together at a “Talk...


Campus News

Physical facilities works overtime to clear snow after Winter Storm Stella

Last week, the Binghamton area received 31.3 inches of snowfall within a 24-hour period, courtesy of Winter Storm Stella. While students celebrated two consecutive days off from classes, Physical Facilities had all...


Police Watch

Police Watch: 3/20/17

Student gets in altercation with delivery driver Wednesday, March 15, 3:36 p.m. – — Officers responded to Delaware Hall of Newing College after receiving a report of a dispute between a delivery...


Campus News

Donors celebrated during annual TAG Day

As campus reopens after the storm, students may notice more than snow covering the ground. Large green tags, placed in seemingly arbitrary locations across campus, have been put down to represent contributions...


Campus News

Panelists encourage students to use the press for activism

Since President Donald Trump’s inauguration, the media has faced major criticism, prompting journalists and readers alike to voice their concerns. On Wednesday, in the Old University Union, a panel discussed writing as...


Community

Local mayors discuss ways to create 'college towns'

On March 2, mayors Rich David of the city of Binghamton, Greg Deemie of Johnson City and John Bertoni of Endicott spoke to about 120 students, faculty, local business owners and community...


Campus News

Coders pack the ITC for HackBU

Roughly 350 students chugged caffeine, ate snacks and brainstormed project ideas at the fourth annual HackBU hack-athon this weekend. The hack-athon began at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the Innovative Technologies Complex...


Police Watch

Police Watch: Feb. 23, 2017

Student reports harassment from ex-boyfriend MONDAY, Feb. 20, 11:18 p.m. — A 19-year-old female contacted University police to report a harassment and stalking incident, said Investigator Patrick Reilly of Binghamton’s New York...


Police Watch

Police Watch: Feb. 20, 2017

Two students arrested for shoplifting at Walmart TUESDAY, Feb. 14, 12:15 p.m. — Officers were contacted by Vestal police concerning a larceny at the Walmart Supercenter, said Investigator Dennis Bush of Binghamton’s...


News

UPD chief discusses legality of protests on campus

Binghamton University students, faculty and staff gathered in the New University Union on Thursday to learn about the rights of protesters on campus. The workshop was organized by the Center for Civic...