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BU requires all incoming students to complete online sexual assault prevention training program

In a July 14 B-Line News Addition, Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger promised students better sexual assault education. Now that the semester has begun, this promise has been upheld. This year’s training...


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BU's construction continues amid COVID-19 pandemic

Despite challenges the coronavirus pandemic has presented, Binghamton University is attempting to keep the construction of several on-campus projects running smoothly. Physical Facilities, a branch of BU that deals with the upkeep...


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Spring schedule announced with start date of Feb. 15, no breaks

On Thursday, the academic calendar for spring 2021 was released after being under review since the uncertainty of the coronavirus pandemic set in. The first day of classes is an unprecedented Feb....


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Dining Halls see menu changes, lack of COVID-19 regulation enforcement

Upon receiving feedback from students, Sodexo has implemented service changes allowing for more diversity in its menu cycle. However, some students are criticizing the lack of enforcement for coronavirus regulations in dining...


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Students claim BUDS did not refund spring dining dollars despite promises by the University

Last semester, many Binghamton University students left campus early due to the coronavirus pandemic, resulting in refunds for campus-based charges and fees such as housing and parking. While students were promised refunds...


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TEDxBinghamtonUniversity to be held virtually on Sunday

After being cancelled in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, preparations for the rescheduled 10th-annual TEDxBinghamtonUniversity event are underway, aiming to share new ideas to the Binghamton University community. The 2020 TEDxBinghamtonUniversity...


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BU's East Gym opens under new guidelines following delays

More than a week after New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that gyms could reopen across New York state on Aug. 24, Binghamton University decided to reopen the Recreation Center on...


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Nature Preserve sees littering over Labor Day weekend

A visit to Binghamton University’s Nature Preserve is filled with sightings of thriving birds, giant anthills and, sometimes, uncharacteristic red Solo Cups. On Monday, a photo posted on Reddit, a network to...


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Socialist student group seeks to get SA-chartered

Despite hardships caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Binghamton University students have formed the Young Democratic Socialists of America (YDSA), a new political organization seeking to secure a charter from the Student Association...


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"What I was raised up to believe is far from the truth:" Former inmate shares story on his 30 years on death row

Anthony Ray Hinton, a Black man who spent 30 years on death row for a crime he did not commit, served as the guest speaker for Binghamton University’s new common experience program...


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University Fest goes virtual for first time

University Fest, hosted by the Student Association (SA), serves as an annual reminder that the semester is here. Students are welcome to visit the Peace Quad while clubs, sports teams and other...


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COVID-19 Student Alliance formed by housing community leaders

As the Binghamton University community navigates a return back to school, a team of students has come together to educate their peers on safety during the coronavirus pandemic. The COVID-19 Student Alliance...