Leora Schwadron

Assistant News Editor

lschwad1@binghamton.edu

17 Articles


Campus News

Die-in protest calls for greater transparency of BU funds

Bodies were scattered across the Binghamton University Spine on Thursday as students participated in a die-in. At the die-in, which was organized by DIVEST BING, student pretended to be dead in protest...


Campus News

Students fail to turn out for fall concert

Student attendance at Thursday’s fall concert was noticeably low, with most of the Events Center left empty. According to Joseph Gallagher, an investigator with Binghamton’s New York State University Police, the department...


Community

Nicaraguan prosecutors present evidence, law enforcement officials testify on second day of Haley Anderson murder trial

In a day of trial on Friday that left several of Haley Anderson’s family and friends in tears, Nicaraguan prosecutors presented physical evidence from her murder case and and focused on testimonies...


Campus News

BU to survey students on tobacco-free policy

Depending on the results of a new survey designed to evaluate campus feedback to the Binghamton University’s Tobacco-Free Campus Initiative, the current policy may be going up in smoke. The survey, which...


Campus News

BU student uses crowdfunding to help pay tuition

There are many different ways students go about paying for their education, including applying for loans and scholarships or working jobs throughout high school. But for Omaya Shahata, a freshman majoring in...


Community

Binghamton citizens rally to raise awareness on high prescription drug prices

As thousands of activists across the country gathered for the “People Over Pharma Profits” National Day of Action, local health care advocates and patients held a press conference and protest in Downtown...


Community

Department of Transportation announces $1.1M project to create sidewalk system along Vestal Parkway

Students and residents alike can soon expect new sidewalks along Vestal Parkway. This past week, the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) announced plans to begin a $1.1 million project that...


Campus News

Students experience difficulties receiving small package UPS deliveries

In the past week, students at Binghamton University have been experiencing issues receiving small deliveries from UPS. As Physical Facilities and UPS have encountered delivery issues, some students have received messages that...


Campus News

Storage and shipping company opens new branch at BU

In previous years, students looking to move their belongings at the end of the semester have packed their stuff into a car for a trip home. But now, they have another option...


Campus News

Students establish Girls Who Code chapter at Binghamton University

When engineering students Kasey Hill, Caitlin Hall and Fiona Liang noticed there was no club in Binghamton that could introduce coding to the next generation of female students, they decided to form...