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Intelligent design isn't an alternative to science

For years, advocates of intelligent design (or worse) have trumpeted their ignorance in an attempt to discredit evolution. Tonight (Nov. 16), the one-sided argument is coming to Binghamton. Gerald Schroeder, author of...


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Unique trainer inspires BU athletes

If desire and sound coaching are the heart of an athlete’s success at Binghamton University, Bryan McGovern is the pulmonary artery. Some of us have had experiences with ‘athletic trainers,’ and have...


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Treating a national drinking problem with one lazy ban is Loko

I have bad news, kids. Four Loko has been banned. I’ll wait for you to stop crying before I continue. You good? OK, now wipe the tears from your eyes so you...


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Binghamtonics to perform at Radio City Music Hall

The Binghamtonics, Binghamton University’s oldest co-ed a cappella group, will bring their talent to New York City this December when they open for the Radio City Rockettes at Radio City’s world-renowned annual...


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BU to hold last medieval conference

As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, many may look to the future. But one organization at Binghamton University is showing that the gears of globalization have been turning for hundreds of years....


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Volleyball wins final matches of season to clinch No. 2 seed

The Binghamton University volleyball team notched second place in the America East Conference after winning both of its games over the weekend by 3-1 scores. Binghamton (14-13, 9-3 AE) started off the...


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Ryan's Fantasy Corner: Wk 10; Vick runs wild, Jahvid hits wall

Welcome back! The fantasy football playoffs are rapidly approaching, and hopefully your team is in the hunt. Making the correct call on starting and sitting players is the key to fantasy glory,...


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On Facebook: How can anyone 'See Friendship?'

Facebook, you’ve done it again. You’ve managed to take creepiness to new heights with your recently released ‘See Friendship’ tool. We were starting to get used to all the other Facebook-wide structural...


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Water main break results in power loss

Several buildings have reopened after being closed due to a water main that broke on the Binghamton University campus at around 7 a.m. Saturday. The break significantly damaged Science III, Science IV...


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Jewish leader redefines individuality; no extravagance required

In a world where dressing provocatively constantly garners attention, Rivkah Slonim stands out in a different way. Her conservative dress is a way of showing that personality is more than fabric-deep. Slonim...