Jacob Knipes

News Editor


53 Articles


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...


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...


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...


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...


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,...


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...