Nicole Marks Kaufman

News Editor

nkaufma2@binghamton.edu

66 Articles


Campus News

BU senior receives support from community following skiing accident

Rebecca Koltun, a senior at Binghamton University majoring in Spanish, and her brother Erik, ’19, went skiing at Stratton Mountain in Vermont on Saturday, March 13. It was during this trip that...


Campus News

Faculty call for change following racist incident in sociology class

One month after several racist incidents occurred at Binghamton University, faculty are calling on the administration to take action. In a B-Line Addition on Feb. 27, BU President Harvey Stenger acknowledged the...


TEDxBinghamton University

TEDxBinghamtonUniversity 2021: Kaly Otero

Pipe Dream spoke with Kaly Otero, a senior majoring in comparative literature. Through her talk, “The Trinity of Blame: Women, Sex and Shame,” Otero aims to reevaluate the representation of women, sex...


Feature

Pipe Dream alumni share experiences during Zoom reunion

On Sept. 15, 1970, The Colonial News became Pipe Dream. Nearly 50 years later, about two dozen first generation Pipe Dream alumni congregated on Zoom for a reunion. Jay Rubin, ’73, and...


Campus News

Decker College's Johnson City location now open

Binghamton University’s Decker College of Nursing and Health Sciences has officially opened at its brand new location in Johnson City. Relocated to a former Endicott-Johnson Shoe Company factory, the renovations give the...


Campus News

BU Speech and Debate team qualifies two teams in National Debate Tournament

For the first time in five years, Binghamton University’s speech and debate team qualified two teams in the National Debate Tournament. By competing in District 8, specifically, BU competes against some of...


Administration

Students warned as COVID-19 cases surge at BU

Three weeks after the semester began, Binghamton University is seeing its worst COVID-19 spread yet. In a B-Line News Addition on March 3, Brian Rose, vice president for student affairs, confirmed that...


Campus News

BU's Harriet Tubman Center for the Study of Freedom and Equity holds first meeting of Truth and Reconciliation Commission

At its first session, Binghamton University’s Harriet Tubman Center for the Study of Freedom and Equity’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) saw a mix of faculty and students in attendance. The TRC...


Campus News

Increase in quarantined, isolated students prompts closure of CIW Dining Hall

As positive COVID-19 cases continue to rise at Binghamton University, quarantined and isolated students are feeling the impact. On Friday, Feb. 19, New York State (NYS) Gov. Andrew Cuomo adjusted the threshold...


Campus News

BU returns to rapid antigen testing as U.K. COVID-19 variant is found in Broome County

After one day of pool testing, Binghamton University’s COVID-19 testing procedure has reverted back to the BD Veritor antigen nasal swab COVID-19 test utilized during the fall 2020 semester. All students, faculty...