Arts & Culture

Surviving your roommate: A guide to dealing with conflict

We have been exposed to tales of territorial battles and screaming brawls that have left us wary of ever sharing a 9-by-12 dorm room with another person. ...


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How to get the most of your study abroad experience

Only two weeks into the spring semester and the frigid weather has us all dreaming of a tropical climate. Escaping Binghamton winters can be a reality through studying abroad, and 500 students...


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Four Loko update: What's going on with your favorite poison

Whether they’ll admit to it or not, most students have encountered a drunken night during their college years. There are many drinks to choose from, but a popular choice from 2010 was...


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Winter wonderland: Making the most of a Binghamton winter

Binghamton's arctic temperatures, constant snowfalls and icy conditions can often make a small trip to the grocery store seem like a treacherous journey. ...


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Undergrads may relate to Hollywood's latest thriller: 'The Roommate'

The Roommate” stars Leighton Meester from “Gossip Girl” and Minka Kelly – whose main claim to fame is being Yankees star Derek Jeter’s girlfriend – as two college freshmen, assigned to live...


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Recent censorship rewrites history, music & modern art

Censorship plays a crucial role in society; recently, however, censorship may seem to be going a bit too far. ...


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Looking hot depite the Binghamton cold

As the temperature quickly begins to drop, maintaining your swagger for Downtown seems a bit more difficult for both genders. Here are some tips on how to look as cool as the...


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Release's Fashion Picks

While it may not feel like it, spring 2011 is quickly approaching and so are the latest fashion trends. College students can adopt the runway look without the runway cost. ...


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Teen drama 'Skins' pushes the envelope

There are a few common elements that the majority of teen soaps on television today share: the glamorization of sex and drugs and the chunk of cash the main characters possess to...


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Local commuters experience college differently

Transitioning from high school to college is hard, but when you're commuting from your childhood home, feeling like you belong can be even harder. ...