Katy Wong

Staff Writer


28 Articles


DIY dorm room decor

With the hustle and bustle of both move-in weekend and syllabus week, it’s only common to push aside room decorating until later in the semester. Decorating a living space can take hours...


Get ready for Spring Fling this Friday with Pipe Dream's official playlist

Warm days have finally arrived in Binghamton, which means Spring Fling is just around the corner. Whether you’re an alternative music lover or hip-hop fanatic, this year’s concert will cater to you...

Off-Campus Events

BU professors collaborate to create sound installation Downtown

Immerse yourself in the history of Downtown Binghamton at the Binghamton Historic Soundwalk Project, a community-based event that uses sound to exhibit the city’s past and present. Directed by Jennifer Stoever, an...


Band is anything but basic

With its unconventional electronic sounds, abstract lyrics and upbeat rhythms that make an impression on listeners, the Binghamton-born experimental synth-pop project Basic Printer is returning to its hometown, playing at Spotlight on...

On-Campus Events

Active Minds and SHADES team up for 'Love Yourself' event

This Valentine’s Day season, SHADES and Active Minds want you to be your own valentine at the inaugural “Love Yourself: Body & Sex Positivity Carnival.” The event, which will be held in...


Books for Bing turns a new page for the community

If you ever stumble upon a colorfully wrapped book in the Southern Tier, don’t just disregard the discovery as someone’s lost property. Chances are that the book was placed there strategically for...


This holiday season, skip the lines and create your own holiday gifts

Whether you’re in need of a last-minute gift for a Secret Santa exchange or just want an inexpensive and unique option for a friend, making a do-it-yourself gift is a great alternative...

Arts & Culture

Jam out to BUMP performers Topaz Jones and Crumb

If you missed the latest fall BUMP show, you can still tune in to Pipe Dream’s playlist and listen to Topaz Jones and Crumb, the concert’s main acts.


BU Breakers: Turning the University on its head

For the three founding members of BU Breakers, the art of break-dancing is more than just head-spins, flips and sliding tricks. “Break-dancers use this form of dancing as a way to express...


Sport school spirit in style

With Homecoming Weekend just around the corner, getting decked out in the school’s official color is essential. Instead of shelling out $15 to $20 at the Binghamton University Bookstore, swing by Walmart,...