Speakers

Annual health care symposium focuses on opioid addiction

From doctors and hospital administrators to public officials and community members, people from various backgrounds discussed the current landscape of health care at the 14th annual Binghamton Symposium on Health Care Management...


Campus News

University Counseling Center offers after-hours calling service

Binghamton University students who need counseling services outside the University Counseling Center’s (UCC) normal hours now have access to a 24/7 form of assistance. Since Nov. 6, the UCC has offered access...


Campus News

Leadership conference provides opportunities for low-income students

In middle school, Edirka Alcantara visited Binghamton University and left with one goal: to go to college. Now, Alcantara, treasurer of the Juvenile Urban Multicultural Program (JUMP Nation) and a junior majoring...


Community

Binghamton Hots to expand as franchise

When it’s past midnight on Fridays and Saturdays, there are few options for grabbing a bite in Downtown Binghamton. Since 2011, Binghamton Hots has been filling that purpose, and will soon expand...


Police Watch

Police Watch: 11/13

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Robert Meddleton of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Driver uses suspended license TUESDAY, Nov. 7, 8:15 a.m. — An officer on patrol noticed a...


Community

Garnar seeks to repurpose Broome Developmental Center as opioid rehabilitation facility

In 2016, 90 percent of Broome County’s 76 drug-overdose deaths were heroin- or opioid-related, according to District Attorney Steve Cornwell’s office. Broome County Executive Jason Garnar held a public forum Monday evening...


News

11/8: Kid-netic Energy


Campus News

Documentary screening sheds light on Rohingya crisis

More than 600,000 members of the Rohingya ethnic group have fled their native Myanmar for neighboring Bangladesh since the end of August. In response to the growing humanitarian crisis, administrators of the...


Community

Broome County budget passes unanimously in legislature

Broome County’s 2018 budget was passed unanimously last Thursday, and County Executive Jason Garnar held a public hearing Tuesday to discuss the specific details and address community concerns. Previously, all hearings regarding...


Police Watch

Police Watch: 11/9

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Patrick Reilly of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Hit-and-run remains unsolved FRIDAY, Nov. 3, 6:15 p.m. — A 21-year-old male contacted UPD after finding...