Jacob Knipes

News Editor


55 Articles


A ranking of Binghamton's spiedies

Rochester has the Garbage Plate, Montreal has poutine and Binghamton has our iconic and beloved chicken spiedie. A culinary staple throughout Binghamton University’s surrounding community, there are no shortage of options for...

Campus News

GSEU protests for a 'living wage'

Students walking past the Peace Quad witnessed “over 50 people” gather in a protest last Wednesday afternoon. The protest was a part of the latest campaign by Binghamton University’s chapter of the...


BU and BCC propose merge

SUNY Broome Community College (BCC) may soon be one with Binghamton University. On Dec. 1, BU President Harvey Stenger announced that the University was pushing forward a plan to further integrate with...


Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, ranked

With the release of “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is now finished after beginning in the summer of 2021 with “Black Widow.” The seven films...

Men's Basketball

Jacob Falko: 'We've got to stick together'

Following his first season as a Bearcat after transferring from Gardner-Webb, senior guard Jacob Falko is looking to build off a successful inaugural year. Prior to his D1 career, Falko played two...

Campus News

WSU holds second annual "Abolish Greek Life Week of Action"

Over the last week, the Women’s Student Union (WSU) organized against Greek life. From Sept. 19 to Sept. 23, WSU held their second annual “Abolish Greek Life Week of Action.” The week...

Housing Issue 2022

@binghamton.ras highlights concerns with ResLife

A coalition of resident assistants (RAs) have taken to Instagram to voice concerns with ResLife. The Instagram account, known as @binghamton.ras (BRAs), was formed in early August. Since that point, BRAs have...

Campus News

Residential Life to replace RA position in 2023

The residential assistant (RA) will soon be no more. In an email to all Residential Life (ResLife) student staff, sent on Sept. 15, Casey Wall, director of residential life and housing, announced...

Campus News

Alumna publishes open letter to Residential Life

A former resident assistant (RA) recently published an open letter to Residential Life (ResLife), detailing her experiences. On Aug. 15, Ruth Boehling, ’22, who served for two years as an RA in...


OCCT and BC Transit lift mask mandate

Off Campus College Transport’s (OCCT) mask mandate is officially in the rearview. On Wednesday, Sept. 7, New York State Governor Kathy Hochul announced the end of the statewide mask mandate for all...