Brendan Zarkower

Assistant News Editor


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Campus News

Binghamton University receives more than $2 million in FEMA funding for 2011 flood damage

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer visited the University Downtown Center (UDC) Thursday to announce that Binghamton University has received $2.1 million in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funds as reimbursement for repairs...


BU student launches hemp wine business

A student who founded the first hemp company in Broome County has officially launched his first hemp-infused wine. Friday night at Despina’s Mediterranean Taste, Kaelan Castetter, a junior majoring in political science,...

Police Watch

POLICE WATCH: Feb. 6, 2017

Student found by C4 wearing only a shirt FRIDAY, Feb. 3, 5:46 a.m. — Officers responded to the Chenango Champlain Collegiate Center loading dock for a report regarding a female student wearing...


City Councilman Conrad Taylor introduces 'welcoming cities' resolution

Binghamton City Councilman Conrad Taylor was joined by Broome County Legislator Mary Kaminsky to announce the proposal of a Welcoming Cities Resolution into the City Council. The legislation would formally declare Binghamton...

Campus News

Binghamton University graduates make $5K more than national average

Binghamton University graduates pursue a diverse set of opportunities after they finish their undergraduate education. The Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development tracks the progress of students after they finish their...

Campus News

Student Association president proposes changes to election rules

During the Student Congress meeting on Monday, the primary topic of debate was Student Association (SA) President Nicholas Ferrara’s proposed legislation involving an overhaul of the SA operating rules. Over winter break,...


Binghamton students, residents join international Women's March

Thousands of marchers descended on Downtown Binghamton on Saturday to take part in the Women’s March on Binghamton. The event, which was part of a global movement that brought together millions of...


Professor embraces the science of happiness

Surinder Kahai teaches e-business in the business administration department of Binghamton University’s School of Management (SOM). Most SOM classes are not set up to provoke students to ask questions about how to...


Suspect arrested in connection with death of BU student

Binghamton Mayor Richard David and Binghamton Police Chief Joseph Zikuski announced an arrest in the hit-and-run investigation into the death of Stefani Lineva. Binghamton University student Stefani Lineva, 20, was found on...


Pollster discusses election results, reasons for errors in polling

The Binghamton University Forum is an organization established to promote relationships between the University and surrounding community and business interests. The Forum is operated by the Binghamton University Foundation and is a...