Campus News

John Pelletier named new chief of police, will start new position on Dec.13

Binghamton’s New York State University Police is getting a new chief, and with him could come changes in the department’s approach to campus policing. Last week, BU announced that John Pelletier, currently...


Campus News

Students celebrate Hanukkah away from home

With Hanukkah falling during the last two weeks of the semester, Jewish students at Binghamton University will be spending the holiday away from home this year. Hanukkah, the eight-day Jewish holiday celebrating...


Campus News

S.H.I.N.E. plans week-long series focused on addressing local, worldwide issues

In the week before finals, the Service for Health, Inequality reduction, Natural disaster relief and Education (S.H.I.N.E.) has been spreading awareness on issues affecting the Binghamton University and worldwide community. Titled “S.H.I.N.E....


Science & Research

'RACE Museum Exhibit' addresses racial disparities, whiteness

In an effort to educate others about racial disparities and whiteness, roughly 40 Binghamton University students presented their projects on racial consciousness at the third annual RACE Museum Exhibit on Tuesday afternoon...


Campus News

LGBTQ groups talk strategies, tips on how to handle relatives over break

With winter break fast approaching, most students will be going back home and spending time with their families. But for some members of the LGBTQ community, the holidays can pose unique challenges,...


Campus News

'The Fight for a Free SUNY' teaches students to advocate for tuition policy change

Advocating for free tuition for all students enrolled in SUNY schools, two members of the New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG) taught a group of Binghamton University students how to organize...


Campus News

P.U.L.S.E. holds eighth annual leadership conference to celebrate female entrepreneurs of color

From jewelry and beauty products to career building and the news cycle, female entrepreneurs of color from a variety of businesses arrived at the eighth annual Powerful United Ladies Striving to Elevate...


Campus News

University Union renovations to begin next summer

With a rising student population at Binghamton University, seating options throughout the University Union have become sparse. To address this issue, BU’s Physical Facilities and Union staff are planning renovations to the...


Science & Research

NYPIRG hosts water quality forum at Binghamton University

In 2017, Binghamton’s water system served 1,263,688,404 gallons of water to 44,564 people, according to the city’s official website. Now, students are starting discussions on whether this water is as clean as...


Student Association

Student Association announces creation of Feminine Hygiene, Mental Health committees

In late November, the Student Association (SA) announced the creation of two new committees aimed at improving life for students: the Feminine Hygiene Committee and the Mental Health Committee. The Feminine Hygiene...