Valerie Puma

News Intern

Vpuma1@binghamton.edu

29 Articles


Campus News

Black Student Union, Multicultural Resource Center hold day of absence in honor of Black Solidarity Day

The day before midterm elections, Binghamton University’s Black Student Union (BSU) held its annual Black Solidarity Day Festival to acknowledge and showcase the influence and sociopolitical power black people possess within the...


Campus News

Race honors Sophie de Tournemire's life, raises awareness about mental health

On a rainy Saturday morning, students and families raced around the Binghamton University campus to honor and celebrate the life of Sophie de Tournemire, a rising sophomore who took her own life...


Community

Town-Gown Advisory Board presents five new proposals on safety, transportation, community relations

Inspired by their sense of responsibility to the city of Binghamton and the Binghamton University campus, city officials, community members, professors and students gathered together on Oct. 24 in the Koffman Southern...


Campus News

Health and Wellness lecturer discusses benefits of stress

While most people may think of stress as a bad thing, Jennifer Wegmann, lecturer of health and wellness studies at Binghamton University, focused on the benefits of stress during her talk on...


Community

Town Gown Advisory Board to implement health and wellness initiatives in the community

With goals of bringing together members of Binghamton University and the city of Binghamton to influence a safer and healthier community, BU’s Town-Gown Advisory Board (TGAB) will be implementing several recently funded...


Restaurant Week Fall 2018

Come hungry and leave happy at Old World Deli

Walking into Old World Deli, with its long glass counter housing nearly a dozen different side-dishes complemented by the distinct aroma of delicious lunchmeat and the tunes of local radio stations, one...


Campus News

Residential Life extends housing process deadline to spring semester

In an effort to give students more time to make on-campus housing decisions, Binghamton University’s Residential Life will be extending the deadline for room assignment registration for the 2019-20 academic year from...


Campus News

Brindisi talks political engagement at Generation Vote student rally

Roughly 80 students gathered in front the Pegasus Statue near Glenn G. Bartle Library to hear Anthony Brindisi, Democratic congressional candidate for New York’s 22nd district, speak at a student rally held...


Community

Binghamton Hots to expand franchise to Johnson City

Since it opened in 2011, Binghamton Hots has been one of the few restaurants available to students looking for a late-night meal in Downtown Binghamton. Now, Hots will be expanding its franchise...


Campus News

Community Connections' brings local nonprofits, organizations to UDC

Tables filled the University Downtown Center’s lobby Wednesday afternoon as local organizations gathered for the first Community Connections event of the year. Hosted by Binghamton University’s College of Community and Public Affairs...