Nicole Marks Kaufman

News Editor

nkaufma2@binghamton.edu

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Election Issue 2020

County Executive: Jason Garnar

County Executive Jason Garnar, ’99, is the Democratic candidate for Broome County Executive. Prior to being elected in 2016, Garnar served five consecutive terms as a Broome County legislator. 1. What do...


Election Issue 2020

County Executive: Karl Bernhardsen

Karl Bernhardsen, ’14, is the Republican candidate for Broome County Executive. He had previously served as a legislator for the 13th district from 2015 to 2016. 1. What do you see as...


Campus News

Students call for BU to cancel classes on Election Day

In response to classes being held at Binghamton University on Election Day, a petition has been created calling on the administration to cancel them. As of Oct. 26, the petition has 1,291...


Campus News

Distinguished service professor of anthropology dies at 65

Gary James, 65, a distinguished service professor of anthropology at Binghamton University, died on Thursday, Oct. 15, according to a Binghamton University Dateline announcement. The professor received his bachelor’s degree from Wake...


Campus News

BU under federal investigation for free speech concerns

The U.S. Department of Education (DOE) has begun a federal investigation into Binghamton University to determine if it has violated students’ free speech and free inquiry rights as protected by the First...


Student Association

SA proposes mandatory sexual assault class for credit

As students continue to push for campus reform surrounding sexual assault awareness and prevention, the Student Association (SA) proposed the introduction of a mandatory class to be taken for credit as a...


Housing Issue

An overview of renters' rights in NY during the coronavirus pandemic

1. According to New York state law, landlords are not allowed to capitalize on the pandemic by “rent gouging,” or increasing rent. In other words, if a student has a current lease,...


Campus News

Positive test rate for COVID-19 remains low, BU calls for more compliance with health and safety guidelines

As Binghamton University enters its fourth week of classes utilizing a hybrid model, the positive test rate for the coronavirus remains low compared to other SUNY schools. However, student compliance is still...


News

TEDxBinghamtonUniversity 2020: William Groner

Pipe Dream Zoom-chatted with attorney William Groner, ’77, who graduated from Binghamton University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. The alumnus speaker is founder and chief executive officer of Settlement Services Arbitration...


Community

BU's Harriet Tubman Center for the Study of Freedom and Equity establishes a truth and reconciliation commission

In response to the deaths of unarmed Black men and women across the nation, Binghamton University’s Harriet Tubman Center for the Study of Freedom and Equity is establishing a Truth and Reconciliation...