Jacob Shamsian

Release Editor

2015 English and History


103 Articles


7 new movies that aren’t ‘Dark Knight Rises’

Here’s a list of eight movies you might not have heard about. ...


Eight up-and-coming Cannes films

The Oscars may be the end-all film awards show for most of us, but the Cannes festival, a highly influential European tradition, is only growing in popularity as of late. The festival ...

Arts & Culture

And the Pulitzer goes to: Nobody

For the first time since 1977, no Pulitzer was awarded in the fiction category. ...

Arts & Culture

Binghamton Review: The magazine you can’t believe Pipe Dream is writing about

“You’ll get your degree from Binghamton University, but your education from Binghamton Review.” ...


‘The Hunger Games’ satisfies

If you’ve read the books or if you’re OK with violence, "The Hunger Games was probably to your liking. ...

Arts & Culture

Ryan Vaughan: Legendary English professor

From his teaching methods to his appearance, Ryan Vaughan is someone you remember. ...

Arts & Culture

Breaking down the Academy Awards

Sunday's Academy Awards will probably be one of the most interesting in recent memory. ...

Arts & Culture

2012 Oscar watch

With the Oscars quickly approaching and a historically weak month for theatrical releases, it’s a good time to catch up on some movies from last year. ...

Arts & Culture

5 Oscar potentials for December

The end of the year also marks the start of Oscar season. Studios push their films into the market to capitalize on the weak memories of Academy Award voters and to reach...

Arts & Culture

Found in the Binghamton bookstore

Lev Grossman's 2009 novel "The Magicians" was a fresh entry in the young-adult fantasy genre in the vein of "Harry ...