Jessie Heller

Staff Writer

18 Articles


Binghamton University students join One Billion Rising to end abuse of women

For the first time at Binghamton University, students united for One Billion Rising, an international movement against women’s violence that uses Feb. 14, or “V-Day,” to increase awareness. ...


Students unite for MRC Cultural Fair

A spirit of collaboration and cooperation highlighted the Cultural Fair on Wednesday, as more than 300 students and 40 student groups celebrated in the Mandela Room with music and prizes as they ...


Interpersonal Violence Prevention Coordinator looks to raise sexual assault awareness

Staff members and students joined together Thursday evening to discuss ideas to increase awareness of sexual assault on campus. ...


Student panel reviews smoking ban

In response to a SUNY-wide smoking ban proposed by SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher, the Student Association has organized a panel to allow students to voice their opinions on the potential ban. ...


Crime analyses show conflicting results

The Daily Beast, a website that features pop culture news, placed Binghamton among other public schools as well as Ivy League institutions on its list of “America’s 25 Most Crime-Rattled Colleges,” but ...


Kick-off showcases downtown businesses

Terra Cotta on State Street bustled with students and city residents enjoying the free food, entertainment and giveaways at CommuniKey’s Downtown Student Kickoff. ...


Website calculates college debt for prospective students

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has unveiled a new online tool for students to compare and calculate the monthly costs and resulting debt they would incur from different schools. ...


Campus models strut for a cure

Student groups are bringing fashion to a female-only breast cancer fundraiser this Thursday at the Chabad Center. ...