Campus News

With transition to online classes, students face housing decisions

With college campuses nationwide sending students home in an effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Binghamton University is giving students the option to stay for the remainder of the...


Campus News

Student response to 2020 census and primary elections may be affected by COVID-19, CCE says.

Students at Binghamton University constitute about 9 percent of Broome County’s population, so when they vote and participate in the U.S. Census, they secure their representation in local, state and national politics...


Police Watch

Police Watch: March 20, 2020

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Mark Silverio of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Hold the presses! FRIDAY, March 13, 11:00 a.m. — Officers responded to the Pipe Dream office,...


Campus News

Broome County sees first confirmed COVID-19 case, Binghamton institutes 10 p.m. curfew

Broome County health officials announced on Tuesday that the county has one confirmed case of the coronavirus (COVID-19), and in response, Binghamton Mayor Rich David issued a mandatory curfew for the city...


Campus News

As COVID-19 spreads, Asian students at BU see racism

Last week, Brittney Ye opened up a Google form to track responses for her sorority’s semesterly Philanthropic Juice Pong Tournament. She was met with a racist submission from someone who listed their...


Campus News

Student Association forum to discuss Harpur Advising left empty

Students had the opportunity to raise their concerns surrounding Harpur Advising during the “SA Let’s Talk: Harpur Academic Advising” forum on Thursday, but not a single one showed up. On March 12,...


Campus News

New mentoring program pairs students, alumni

Each spring, thousands of graduating students prepare for life after college. Through Binghamton University’s new Mentor Match program, students now have the opportunity to navigate those postgraduate times with the help of...


Campus News

BU chooses Zoom for online class transition

After Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that New York state was declaring a state of emergency on March 12 because of the coronavirus pandemic, he required that SUNY and CUNY schools transition entirely...


Community

Orlando Tercero appeals sentencing for murder of Haley Anderson

On Tuesday, a Nicaraguan court dismissed former Binghamton University student Orlando Tercero’s appeal to reduce his sentence of 30 years in a Nicaraguan prison for the murder of senior nursing student Haley...


Administration

BU evaluate options for dean of students position

Binghamton University has narrowed the search for a new dean of students down to two candidates. In December 2019, BU officials began looking to fill the vacancy in the dean of students...