Sasha Hupka

News Editor

shupka1@binghamton.edu

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News

Student-athlete dies of accidental drowning in Ithaca state park

Binghamton University student Calistus Anyichie, 19, died in an accidental drowning at Buttermilk Falls State Park on Sunday, according to a B-Line statement released Monday morning. Anyichie, a rising sophomore majoring in...


Campus News

Students for Justice in Palestine captures video of student tearing sign, flyers while tabling

A male student was captured on video harassing two members of Binghamton University’s Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) group as they tabled in the Glenn G. Bartle Library. The video, which...


SUNY News

Binghamton University sees four civil rights cases with violations, corrective changes

Between January 2015 and May 2018, 77 cases filed against SUNY schools were resolved with compliance concerns or voluntary resolution agreements ...


Community

Binghamton mayor sees tax assessment decrease by $47,700

Binghamton Mayor Rich David saw his property tax assessment for his personal residence at 45 Court St. drop by $47,700 for 2018. While David broke no laws while obtaining the assessment and...


Community

Following open letter, University releases statement on Johnson City shooting

Binghamton University released a B-Alert on Friday regarding the shooting of Shakeel Khan in Johnson City, following pressure from multiple student groups to address the incident. In an emergency meeting on Wednesday...


Student Association

Ross wins Student Association presidency, elections see low turnout

The Student Association (SA) has solidified its executive board for the 2019-20 academic year after more than 2,000 students voted in student government elections on Tuesday. According to unofficial election results, Emma...


Lifestyles

Discover the best local hiking spots

When it’s cold and snowy in Binghamton, heading outside for outdoor recreation might seem impossible without a pair of skis or snowshoes. But even during the winter, there are trails that can...


Sex Issue 2019

Students value reproductive health confidentiality, but insurance plans pose challenges

When a student walks into a health care facility, they often have a choice to make — to use health insurance, if they have it, to cover the cost of their care,...


Campus News

Despite wind chills, University holds afternoon classes

Despite a petition and wind chills between 15 and 30 degrees below zero, Binghamton University will hold classes today. Although classes are canceled until 12 p.m. today, students with afternoon classes will...


Campus News

Government shutdown impacts research, resources

After 35 days, the longest federal government shutdown in United States history is temporarily over, but its impacts on Binghamton University’s campus remain. The shutdown, which began in December after Congress and...