Science & Research

National Science Foundation Fellowship awarded to BU alumna

When Pauline Liang, ’17, came to Binghamton University her freshman year, she was determined to get a master’s degree in mathematics in order to become an actuary. Now, three years after she...


Campus News

Rising Binghamton University senior dies unexpectedly

Idan Greenstein, a junior majoring in electrical engineering, has passed away, according to a B-Line statement released Thursday afternoon. Greenstein died unexpectedly on Tuesday, according to his obituary page. He was a...


Community

BU designated as drive-thru coronavirus testing site for Broome County

Visitors to the Binghamton University campus are now greeted by white tents filling several of BU’s parking lots, after the University was designated as a drive-thru coronavirus testing site for Broome County....


Campus News

BU students await fall semester decision as other SUNY schools unveil potential courses of action

While some other SUNY schools are informing their students of possible changes to the fall semester, Binghamton University has not yet released a plan or updated students about what options administrators are...


Campus News

University staff step up to operate Bear Necessities Food Pantry as student volunteers return home amid COVID-19

As the coronavirus pandemic continues in New York state, many are struggling to secure access to necessary supplies. In response, the Bear Necessities Food Pantry at Binghamton University is working to allocate...


Campus News

Harpur College Dean Elizabeth Chilton steps down to accept executive position at Washington State University

Harpur College of Arts and Sciences is saying goodbye to Dean Elizabeth Chilton, as she plans to leave Binghamton University for a new position over the summer. In a May 1 statement...


Campus News

Coronavirus forces BU's summer academic programs to move online

As of March 19, all BU events and classes were either canceled or moved to an online format because of the coronavirus. Now, the transition to distance learning during the latter half...


Community

Local action groups protest alleged medical malpractice at Broome County Jail amid the coronavirus pandemic

Several local progressive groups continue to protest against alleged medical malpractice at Broome County Jail amid the coronavirus pandemic. Last Tuesday, Citizen Action of New York, Truth Pharm and Justice and Unity...


Features

Alumni book club seeks to connect BU community members of all ages

A novel online program is allowing Binghamton University alumni to unite around their love for reading. The BU Alumni Association recently created a book club to bring BU alumni together, regardless of...


Science & Research

SUNY ends contract with ScienceDirect

The future of ScienceDirect as a source for scholarly articles is bleak with State University of New York (SUNY) canceling its subscription after a deal could not be made with its publishing...