Jillian Forstadt

Assistant News Editor


34 Articles

Campus News

Clean Energy Careers Panel explores industry access

On Wednesday evening, six panelists convened in the Fountain Room of the Innovative Technologies Center to discuss opportunities within the clean-energy field. The event, moderated by Brian Rose, vice president for student...


$100K grant will fund local battle against opioid addiction

Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo (D-Endwell) announced a new regional initiative to combat the opioid epidemic at a press conference at the Binghamton University Downtown Center on Monday morning. Alongside a group of collaborating...

On the Record

October 5, 2017: Episode Two

Student engagement in the Binghamton mayoral race is on the rise this semester. Jacob Bezner, campaign manager of Generation Vote and sophomore, speaks about the CCE’s mayoral forum on Wednesday and voter...


Binghamton mayoral candidates focus on student concerns at forum

Student priorities were brought to the forefront of the city of Binghamton mayoral race at a forum hosted by the Center of Civic Engagement (CCE) on Wednesday evening. Both incumbent Mayor Rich...


Bud Koffman, Southern Tier Incubator namesake, dies at 92

Binghamton community philanthropist and businessman Burton “Bud” Koffman died on Sept. 20. He was 92. Koffman was a member of the Binghamton Advisory Board to the School of Management (SOM) and the...

On the Record

Sept. 28, 2017: Episode One

Welcome to the first episode of On the Record, Pipe Dream’s weekly roundup of the news affecting the Binghamton University community. We’ll take a deeper look at some of our headlines and...

Campus News

Educational Opportunity Program fosters community, welcomes largest freshman class

 The Educational Opportunity Program’s (EOP) town hall, held at the beginning of each semester, looked more like a family reunion than a gathering of 700 students in the Mandela Room in the...

Campus News

Snapchat takeovers spotlight student, alumni lives

You’re likely to catch a glimpse of the life of your classmate, your professor or an alumnus on Binghamton University’s social media through the Snapchat Takeover program. Through the initiative, individuals and...

Campus News

State of the University emphasizes expanding health sciences, economic renewal

Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger highlighted the next steps of his Road Map initiative on Thursday during his annual State of the University address. University faculty, staff and community leaders congregated in...


Geography Department discusses immigrants' effects on cities

As the topic of immigration moves to the forefront of national consciousness, Sharmistha Bagchi-Sen emphasized the vital role immigrants continue to play in helping cities around the United States thrive. This was...