Melanie Gulbas

Staff Writer

mgulbas1@binghamton.edu

34 Articles


Campus News

John Pelletier named new chief of police, will start new position on Dec.13

Binghamton’s New York State University Police is getting a new chief, and with him could come changes in the department’s approach to campus policing. Last week, BU announced that John Pelletier, currently...


Campus News

Anthropology department sees growth, increased transdisciplinary focus since founding in 1962

In 1961, a young professor named Michael Horowitz arrived at Binghamton University with a mission — to create an anthropology department. A year later, Horowitz managed to build a department out of...


Campus News

Roosevelt Institute hosts mental health fair

Students entering Old Union Hall in the University Union on Tuesday afternoon were met with efforts to raise mental health awareness during the Roosevelt Institute’s “B-Mindful Mental Health Fair.” The Roosevelt Institute,...


Music

Pipe Dream's 21 Savage playlist

With Binghamton University’s fall concert right around the corner, be sure to get your tickets for the Atlanta rapper, 21 Savage. Known for his trap stylings, 21 Savage blew up in 2015...


Police Watch

Police Watch: November 11, 2018

The following reports were provided by Investigator Robert Meddleton of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Couple problems MONDAY, Nov. 5, 1:59 p.m. — A couple contacted UPD to report they had...


Police Watch

Police Watch: November 4, 2018

The following reports were provided by Investigator Robert Meddleton of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Road rage MONDAY, Oct. 29, 2:31 p.m. — A 33-year-old female employee contacted UPD to report...


Campus News

Students practice using naloxone, learn to help overdose victims

In 2017, Broome County Emergency Medical Services administered naloxone a total of 353 times, according to the New York State County Opioid Quarterly Report. On Tuesday, several students learned how to use...


Lifestyles

Match with your boo this Halloween

Halloween is the perfect time for couples to dress up as their favorite movie couple or to transform into cultural icons. Whether you’re going to a costume party or barhopping around State...


Police Watch

Police Watch: October 8, 2018

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Robert Meddleton and Investigator Mark Silverio of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Annoying roommate MONDAY, Oct. 1, 9:31 p.m. — An 18-year-old male contacted...


Lifestyles

Match the amorous autumnal weather with these date spots

With the leaves changing colors and a chill in the air, it’s the perfect season for romantic fall dates. Take advantage of all the fall festivities in Binghamton University’s surrounding area with...