Yuri Lee

Assistant News Editor


55 Articles

Campus News

For those caught with drugs at BU, consequences depend on a variety of factors

In the 2017-18 calendar year, there were 101 drug arrests on campus and 197 Student Conduct referrals for drug violations, according to Binghamton University’s annual security and fire report. But what happens...

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Large pipe blockage causes leaks in University Union West

Due to a large sanitary backup in the University Union, multiple student organizations were affected by leaks in their offices on Saturday afternoon. According to Michael Kukawa, director of operations and construction...

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Seniors explore alternate ways to obtain caps and gowns for commencement

With graduation rapidly approaching, Binghamton University students aiming to walk in commencement are exploring new options to obtain their caps and gowns. At BU, students can buy their caps and gowns from...


PLOT organizes rally outside of East Middle School to protest alleged strip search

Holding up signs that read “#BelieveBlackGirls” and chanting “protect our children,” more than 100 students, families and concerned community members rallied outside of East Middle School on Tuesday afternoon in the cold...

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Running low on revenue: Binghamton University struggles to cover employee raises

In a joint memo on Nov. 7 addressed to Binghamton University faculty and staff, University President Harvey Stenger and Donald Nieman, provost and executive vice president for academic affairs, spoke out on...


Tibi Galis emphasizes outreach, preventative measures during atrocity prevention talk

Highlighting the importance of outreach, past recognition of atrocities and preventative measures, Tibi Galis, executive director of the Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation in New York, gave a talk on “Atrocity...

Police Watch

Police Watch: October 21, 2018

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Mark Silverio of Binghamton’s New York State University Police Unknown credit card charges TUESDAY, Oct. 16, 4:50 p.m. — A 19-year-old male contacted UPD to...

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'Clothesline Project' raises awareness for interpersonal violence

Clasping T-shirts of various colors and joining hands, Binghamton University students created a human clothesline on Tuesday to support victims and survivors of interpersonal violence as part of Binghamton University’s Health Promotion...

Police Watch

Police Watch: October 1, 2018

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Robert Meddleton of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Zebra wallet TUESDAY, Sept. 25, 12:08 p.m. — Officers responded to the Appalachian Collegiate Center after...

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Stenger announces yearly progress, goals at 2018 State of the University Address

On Tuesday afternoon, Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger addressed the University’s progress and future at his annual State of the University Address in the Anderson Center’s Osterhout Concert Theater. Highlighting a diverse...