Student Association

SA distributes sexual assault campus climate survey to all BU students

As part of its sexual assault education initiative, the Student Association (SA) is partnering with the Higher Education Data Sharing (HEDS) Consortium to distribute a sexual assault campus climate survey to all...


Science & Research

Members of the BU community combat COVID-19 on the frontlines

While others are self-quarantining, some Binghamton University community members are fighting on the front lines to protect public health during the coronavirus pandemic. From Binghamton to Long Island, Manhattan and Rockland County,...


Science & Research

Science Library hosts Earth Day celebration through Zoom

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, Earth Day events, hosted by Binghamton University’s Science Library, were moved online to ensure the continuation of educating students on sustainability and the environment. In celebration...


Campus News

BU receives $13.6 million in funding from the CARES Act

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Binghamton University has received more than $13.6 million in funds allocated through the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) included in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and...


Campus News

'What do I do in a country that I can’t leave?': Travel and residency worries raised by BU international students

Chunxiao Yang, an international student from Beijing, China and a sophomore double–majoring in sociology and Asian and Asian American studies, had a ticket booked to go home on March 13 amid concerns...


Science & Research

BU student, professor help change national map

In February, Kellyanne Allen, alongside her Environmental Studies 230: Introduction to Environmental Policy class, was looking at maps of air quality in the United States when the class noticed something strange —...


Science & Research

BU engineering student builds ventilator prototype in dorm from ordinary parts

As the number of coronavirus cases in Broome County continues to increase, so do the innovative methods devised to help combat its spread. Members of Binghamton University’s Watson School of Engineering and...


News

Mental health concerns arise among students, faculty amid global crisis

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Binghamton University students, faculty and staff are working together to coordinate mental health resources and meet the University community’s needs. Health conditions, racial discrimination, adjustments to a new...


Community

Junior loses father to COVID-19, sorority sisters set up GoFundMe page

Catherine Mena, a junior majoring in psychology at Binghamton University, was set to graduate next year with her father, Edgar, sitting proudly in the crowd. But two weeks ago, her father, Edgar,...


Science & Research

BU research community connects through Zoom for Research Days

Every year, Binghamton University students gather on campus to present their work to the public at Research Days. This year, the traditional setup was transformed into a virtual event, connecting the BU...