Kara Jillian Brown

Assistant Arts & Culture Editor


83 Articles


Deportation Fears Lead to Tragedy

Mid-October, a mother from Liberia who was afraid of being deported, was arrested on first-degree murder charges connected to the deaths of her 3-month-old son and her 5-year-old step son. Her name...

Health & Beauty

The year of fall colors

Ditch frosty hues of makeup this winter and get toasty in deep oranges, rustic reds and bronze-toned metallics. Although these shades have typically been reserved for fall, they have become the colors...

Off-Campus Events

Long Island Medium comes to Binghamton on Monday

The Long Island Medium is headed to Binghamton. On Monday, Nov. 13, “Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience” will take place at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena. According to Caputo, she...


Q&A with the TA

Because of the 12-hour time difference, it can be difficult for Reisinger to help his URP students one-on-one. To remedy this, he has a teaching assistant (TA) who spends the semester in...


Geography 151 builds bridge between two continents

 Mark Reisinger, associate professor of geography at Binghamton University, and his students had been discussing socioeconomic status around the globe when they took a break to learn about some upcoming holidays. Rosh...

Health & Beauty

Break out of your workout rut with simple swaps

When working out your glutes, it’s easy to fall into a routine. Although there’s nothing wrong with relying on a few go-to moves, you can always take them to the next level...

On-Campus Events

Culture Shock to highlight the diversity of student talent

This Saturday, the Appalachian Collegiate Center is getting cultured. The African Student Organization (ASO) is hosting Culture Shock, their annual multicultural talent show. The event will feature seven acts, from Binghamton University...

Restaurant Week Fall 2017

Fall 2017 Restaurant Week: South City Publick House

If you’re looking to grab a bite to eat at a comfortable, low-key bar but don’t feel like running into everyone you know at The Colonial, South City Publick House is the...

On-Campus Events

Family weekend comedy show: Q&A featuring Colin Quinn, Chris Gethard and Joe List

Students, parents and community members filled the Events Center on Friday for the annual Family Weekend comedy show, sponsored by the Student Association Programming Board. The evening was hosted by comedian Joe...


Safely take in the local scenery with our hiking tips

Hiking in Binghamton is the perfect fall activity: You can look at the changing leaves, get some exercise and spend some quality time with your friends. You don’t have to be an...