Rachel Tavares


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Police Watch

Police Watch: February 17, 2020

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Mark Silverio of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. “I just want my money back” TUESDAY, Feb. 11, 6:30 p.m. — A 17-year-old male reported...

Campus News

Practitioner-in-residence presents on experience prosecuting Khmer Rouge leaders

The Institute of Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention (I-GMAP) invited its first practitioner-in-residence of the semester to present on the prosecution of leaders involved in the Cambodian genocide on Thursday. The practitioner-in-residence...

Science & Research

BU researchers find road salts negatively affect local amphibians

Road salt and metal have a direct effect on the development and survivability of local amphibians, according to a recent research paper published by a Binghamton University professor. George Meindl, lead author...


House Speaker Nancy Pelosi selects Hakeem Jeffries, '92, as a House manager in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi selected a Binghamton University alumnus as one of the seven House managers in President Donald Trump’s ongoing impeachment trial. Hakeem Jeffries, ’92, is the first and only graduate...

Campus News

Glenn G. Bartle Library to undergo renovations starting in 2021

Part of the Glenn G. Bartle Library will undergo renovations starting in July 2021 to remove asbestos and perform extensive mechanical updates. Faculty leading the library’s third-floor renovation designs are considering student...


Nine arrested during protest at Broome County Legislative Chambers against proposed law

Protests erupted in the Broome County Legislative Chamber on Thursday night as legislators met to vote on a law that would criminalize “annoying, alarming or threaten[ing] the personal safety of any emergency...

Campus News

Panel discussion aims to educate students on impacts of food sustainability

The Binghamton community rallied behind food sustainability on Friday night with a panel discussion consisting of experts and advocates from local and campus-affiliated organizations. The event was co-sponsored by two student groups,...


Broome County Democratic Committee's new chair seeks to build stronger relationship between community, local college students

Bridget Callaghan-Kane, Broome County’s newly elected chair of the Broome County Democratic Committee, is aiming to build a stronger relationship between the Broome County community and the students at both Binghamton University...