Pelle Waldron

Assistant News Editor


85 Articles


TEDxBinghamtonU: Bakari Kitwana

Pipe Dream sat down with activist and journalist Bakari Kitwana before his TEDx speech. This interview has been edited for length and clarity. Pipe Dream: Why did you decide to come speak at Binghamton University?...


Congress talks student activity fee, approves SA E-board election results

On Monday night, the 2016-17 Student Association E-Board election results were confirmed during Student Congress. Next year Nicholas Ferrara will be president, Raaga Rajagopala will be executive vice president (EVP), Kate Tashman...


Binghamton University appoints executive director of parking and transportation

As a response to growing concerns about the state of parking on campus, Binghamton University has hired a new executive director of parking and transportation services. Brian Favela earned his bachelor’s degree...


Student Congress 3/7/16: UCC service changes explained, legislation passed

The Binghamton University Student Congress gathered on Monday evening, with a presentation by representatives from the University Counseling Center (UCC). UCC Clinical Director Mark Rice and Johann Fiore-Conte, the director of health...


Residence halls to close for Parade Day weekend in 2017

Every March, thousands of Binghamton University students pack the streets of Downtown for Parade Day. In 2017, this might not be the case. The University released the academic calendar for spring 2017,...


Conrad Taylor begins four-year-term as Binghamton City Council Representative

BU sophomore addresses blighted housing, problems with infrastructure on the North Side and Downtown ...


POLICE WATCH: February 5, 2016

Rough Estimate WEDNESDAY, Feb. 3, 12:45 a.m. — Officers reported to the fifth floor of Cayuga Hall in College-in-the-Woods after a 911 call about an intoxicated male, said Investigator Patrick Reilly of...


POLICE WATCH: February 2, 2016

LeXXXure Hall THURSDAY, Dec. 17, 11:15 p.m. — Officers responded to Lecture Hall for reports of two people engaging in sexual activity, said Investigator Patrick Reilly of Binghamton’s New York State University...


Susan Stehle to serve as interim vice provost and Graduate School dean

Susan Strehle, Binghamton University’s vice provost and the dean of the Graduate School, will also serve as the interim dean of the Graduate School of Education (GSE) through August 31, 2017. She...


Student Congress 12/14/15: two pieces of legislation passed

Binghamton University’s Student Congress gathered for its last meeting of the semester on Monday night, passing two pieces of legislation. Kellam Throgmorton, a second-year graduate student studying anthropology, spoke to the congress...