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Dance marathon raises money for Malawi charity

At Malawi Children’s Mission in southeastern Africa, schoolchildren don’t have desks and are educated for as little as $25 a year. Students at Binghamton University hosted a dance marathon on Saturday, Feb....


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Mountainview College hires new faculty member in residence

To many college students, hookups are a Friday night activity. To Mountainview College’s newest faculty member in residence, Ann Merriwether, an instructor of psychology and human development at Binghamton University, it’s a...


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Human Rights Institute offers research opportunities, lectures from other universities

At the start of the semester, the Binghamton University Human Rights Institute opened its doors to students and faculty looking to examine issues such as human trafficking, capitalism and religion. The institute...


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Higher education program receives $215K grant

For Binghamton University and SUNY Broome students following unique pathways to graduation, grant money is coming, just in time to avoid program shutdowns. A $215,000 grant was awarded to Broome County Higher...


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Student receives six months jail time, probation

Steven Mangra, a former Binghamton University student, was sentenced to six months in jail and five years probation on Monday, according to WBNG. On Sept. 2, 2017, Mangra stabbed a bouncer with...


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Muslim Student Association increases awareness for World Hijab Day

The hijab, a traditional veil or head covering worn by some Muslim women, is often seen but rarely discussed. World Hijab Day, held on Feb. 1, aimed to provide a venue for...


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Center of Civic Engagement welcomes new director

Students and faculty at Binghamton University interested in volunteering and community engagement will be under new leadership as of Monday, Feb. 5. Kelli Huth will become the new director of BU’s Center...


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Black History Month kicks off, focuses on black art

An “Arts is activism” sign hung behind Kristen Mann’s table as she made finishing touches to her live painting of two black women reflected on a black canvas. This painting session was...


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BU takes precaution following flu outbreak

This year’s flu season is expected to be the worst in 15 years, and the season at Binghamton University is no exception: There have been three times as many cases on campus...


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Campus club rexamines Women's Suffrage movement

Although white women got the right to vote with the help of the women’s suffrage movement in 1920, black women in some southern states couldn’t cast ballots until more than 40 years...