Community

"Global Fiesta" celebrates world holidays

This December, Binghamton University’s winter fiesta was opened up to all cultural groups. The “Global Fiesta,” a celebration of holidays around the world that was formerly known as the “Festival of Lights,”...


Community

Muggles make magic at second annual Yule Ball

Muggles, aspiring wizards and witches alike gathered in the Old Union Hall for the second annual Yule Ball. The magical event took place Monday evening and was hosted by the Binghamton University...


Community

Binghamton University alumna teaches free yoga classes

One Binghamton University alumna has returned to the area with the goal of bridging religious, class and racial divides through the power of yoga. Hina Ahmed, 28, received her bachelor’s degree in...


Community

E-Waste Drive collects Binghamton University students' electronics

Rather than throw away costly electronics, students returning from Thanksgiving break can recycle their electronic devices during Binghamton University’s First Annual Student E-Waste Collection Drive. ...


Community

Bridging the Digital Divide Project provides computers, training

Fifteen Broome County residents were loaned fully functional computers as a part of the Bridging the Digital Divide Project (BDDP). ...


Community

Runners strip off clothing during charity 5K

Binghamton community members removed their clothes on Saturday morning, and it wasn’t because of a wild night of partying. ...


Community

JUMP Nation mentors high schoolers

Juvenile Urban Multicultural Program (JUMP Nation) hosted its annual fall semester event, inviting students from Broome County high schools to Binghamton University to get a feel for college life. ...


Greek Life

Binghamton University Greek life cleans up Downtown

Greek life took to the streets Saturday to clean up Downtown and show the green side of Binghamton Unversity. ...


Community

Community Lab talks Broome County food insecurity

Speakers from the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) Food Service Department and the city of Binghamton addressed how their respective programs work to ensure that ...


Community

Chabad celebrates traditional Jewish wedding, sans marriage

“My Big Fat Jewish (mock) Wedding,” held by Chabad at Binghamton University every three or four years, introduced students to traditional Jewish culture. ...