Jacob Knipes

News Editor

jknipes1@binghamton.edu

48 Articles


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...


Community

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...


Community

Behind "equalityalley"

A homeless ex-nursing student has taken to TikTok to voice serious allegations against Binghamton University and United Health Services (UHS) Hospitals. Oliver Horne first joined Decker College of Nursing and Public Health’s...


Campus News

Harpur transfer student dies at 22

Christian Grome, 22, a junior in Harpur College, died on Tuesday, Aug, 30. Grome’s passing was announced in a Sept. 1 Dateline Announcement. Grome was an incoming transfer student to Binghamton University....


Community

University Wind Symphony Conductor dies at 64

Daniel Fabricius, conductor of the University Wind Symphony, died on Aug. 10. Fabricius first joined Binghamton University in 1992 as a percussion instructor before being promoted to conductor in 2012. From 1989...


Community

Bomb threat forces evacuation of Heath Sciences Building

A bomb threat led to the evacuation and closure of the Health Sciences Building yesterday. Classes ceased while students and faculty were ordered to vacate the building as Binghamton’s New York State...


Campus News

Fleishman Center director dies at 53

Denise Lorenzetti, BS ‘94 and MBA ‘97, director of the Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development, died on Sunday, July 10. No further details have been provided at this time. Lorenzetti...


Orientation Issue 2022

Shelley Dionne named dean of SOM

The Binghamton University School of Management (SOM) has found its next dean. After a nationwide search that began last fall, BU has chosen Shelley Dionne, Ph.D. ‘98, to become the next dean...


Community

Students organize for abortion rights

In the wake of a Supreme Court leak on Roe v. Wade, Binghamton University activists have taken action. Last week saw a set of events regarding abortion rights hosted by the Multicultural...