Nicole Kaufman

nkaufma2@binghamton.edu

29 Articles


Campus News

BU removes 20:1 program from freshman orientation

Binghamton University’s restructuring of this year’s freshman orientation will result in the elimination of 20:1, a program designed to educate students on sexual assault awareness and prevention. The 20:1 program was named...


Community

Broome County sheriff opposes Bail Elimination Act, but local organizations voice support following jail deaths

The Broome County Jail will be seeing major changes when New York state implements the Bail Elimination Act on Jan. 1. The act aims to end monetary bail and pretrial incarceration for...


Community

Former BU student Orlando Tercero sentenced to 30 years in prison in Nicaragua

As Haley Anderson’s parents and friends looked on, former Binghamton University student Orlando Tercero was sentenced to 30 years in Nicaraguan prison on Friday. Anderson, 22, a senior nursing student at BU...


Campus News

Student activists protest tabling event promoting gun rights, criticize UPD for response

Updated on November 18, 2019 to include more details. Approximately 200 students congregated on the Spine on Thursday afternoon to protest after Binghamton University College Republicans and Turning Point USA (TPUSA), an...


Police Watch

Police Watch: November 14, 2019

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Mark Silverio of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Honey, where is my wetsuit?! FRIDAY, Nov. 8, 12:52 p.m. — Officers responded to the West...


Community

'Jail on Trial' forum discusses inmate mistreatment

Students and community members met on Thursday to discuss an alleged history of mistreatment at the Broome County Jail and how to combat it, just a day after another inmate died within...


Campus News

Matthew Zachary, '96, returns to campus to share cancer survival story

In 1995, Matthew Zachary, ’96, was diagnosed with pediatric brain cancer. It was the fall semester of his senior year at Binghamton Unviersity, and he first noticed symptoms on campus when his...


Campus News

College Republicans host panel to explore criticisms of socialism

Arguments against socialism were presented to students and community members alike during a political discussion hosted by Binghamton University College Republicans on Monday night. The event was held in Lecture Hall 9...


Community

Columbus Day protesters plead not guilty to disorderly conduct

Binghamton community members and Binghamton University students gathered at the Binghamton City Court on Monday morning for the first court appearance of four protestors who were arrested at last week’s Columbus Day...


Campus News

SA, students condemn 'tar and feather' event

A University-wide email sent by the Student Association (SA) announced the cancellation of a Hinman College fundraising event where the executive board and resident assistants of Roosevelt Hall were going to be...