Emily Melas

News Editor

Junior Philosophy, Politics and Law


29 Articles


Teacher evaluations overlooked by admins

Many believe that the Binghamton University’s treatment of teaching evaluations leaves students without a viable avenue to voice their opinions about the classes they take and the instructors who teach them. ...


Stenger presents NYSUNY 2020 plan to Cuomo

Binghamton University is now one step away from a $35 million grant in state funding, after University President Harvey Stenger made a comprehensive presentation to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and SUNY Chancellor Nancy ...


Next year’s retail dining options still up in the air

The Food Court and Susquehanna Room will be closed for renovations for the entirety of the 2012-13 academic year, and University administrators, as well as Sodexo officials and employees, are still unsure ...


Plans for law school tabled by BU officials

Plans to open a law school at Binghamton University in 2017 appear to be shelved indefinitely, though administrators have emphasized that plans have not been entirely canceled. ...


For some engineering students, a chance for real work at BU

Engineering students can gain hands-on experience developing projects throughout campus as part of a Physical Facilities design internship. ...


BU hopes to appoint new dean by summer

A national search for a new dean of students is underway. Binghamton University hopes to have a new dean in place by July 2012. Brian Rose, BU vice president for student affairs,...


President Stenger: The opening interview

Harvey G. Stenger Jr. became the seventh president of Binghamton University on Jan. 1, 2012. He sat down with Pipe Dream for the first time last week to discuss his time here...


SUNY approves 2012-13 budget, and more tuition hikes

The SUNY Board of Trustees last week approved its state budget request for the 2012-13 fiscal year, which begins July 1, 2012. ...


Experts discuss sexual homicide

A panel of experts from a variety of fields — including law enforcement, psychology, medicine, social work, forensic science, sociology and women's studies — gathered on campus Sunday to discuss the topic ...


Binghamton students among 700 protesters arrested

BU students were among those arrested when an estimated 2,000 people took to the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City on Saturday for the Solidarity March, an organized demonstration conducted by Occupy ...