Jacob Knipes

jknipes1@binghamton.edu

38 Articles


Politics

Rep. Antonio Delgado appointed Lt. Governor

U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado (D-NY) is slated to fill New York state’s second-highest office. On May 3, New York State Gov. Kathy Hochul announced that Delgado would be her replacement lieutenant governor,...


On-Campus Events

The Informer: an InTheWorks dark comedy

Audiences witnessed an intense family drama this past weekend at “The Informer,” the latest InTheWorks studio production. The show, a one-act play written by Bertolt Brecht and translated by Eric Bentley, ran...


Music

The perfect party playlist

For those of us with summer birthdays, parties are on many of our minds. With my birthday right around the corner, it got me thinking about just what the quintessential party tracks...


Campus News

Some BU bands left out of Battle of The Bands

Controversy surrounded this year’s annual Battle of the Bands as certain bands were excluded from the performing roster, missing an opportunity to open for Spring Fling. The contest, held on March 31,...


Television

Anticipated Disney+ Marvel series "Moon Knight" to premiere March 30th

After a long, three-month wait, the next highly anticipated Disney+ Marvel series has arrived. “Moon Knight’’ premieres Wednesday, March 30 (the day before this article will be published), promising to be a...


Campus News

Nontraditional junior protests false Student Accounts claim

“Binghamton University Abuses Disabled Students.” This message greeted commuters outside of BU this past Monday, on a sign held by protesters Michelle Hami, a junior majoring in political science, and Walter Neville,...


Movies

Pixar's new film "Turning Red" takes an honest approach to coming of age

Let me get this out of the way: a lot of people don’t get “Turning Red.” The reason these people don’t get it has nothing to do with the film’s accessibility or...


Theater

HPC's sketch show is a spontaneous reprieve

“I killed my mother, I killed my father. I’ll kill your mother, I’ll kill your father!” This line was one of many memorable bits from Hinman Production Company’s (HPC) Binghamton Night Live...


Campus News

BU speech and debate returns to in-person tournaments with victory

The Binghamton University speech and debate team found historic success in their first fully in-person competition since 2020. The speech and debate team traveled to the University of Rochester on Feb. 26...


Campus News

National Engineers Week ends with "Community Day"

Local children filled the Innovative Technologies Complex (ITC) this past Saturday for the final event of National Engineers Week. Community Day was the last event organized by the Thomas J. Watson College...