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Students scramble to find spring sublets

Erin McLaughlin is ready for her study abroad experience. The forms have been filled out, payments have been made and friends have been notified. But one problem remains: she hasn’t found someone...


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County legislature approves opioid addiction treatment facility funding

The Southern Tier will soon have another tool in the battle against opioids. The Broome Developmental Center is slated to open this spring after the county legislature voted 11-4 to accept $2.7...


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Binghamton University trails SUNY in minority population growth

When it comes to its minority population, Binghamton University hasn’t grown as much as other SUNY campuses have over the last decade. Of the four-year SUNY institutions, BU saw the third-lowest growth...


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Chief Diversity Officer Valerie Hampton to retire

Valerie Hampton, Binghamton University’s first chief diversity officer and the director of the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), will retire at the end of this month, according to a B-Line...


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Chabad Toy Drive raises more than $32K

When Daniel Bral was a child, he was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a type of cancer in an individual’s white blood cells. One year, Bral received gifts through the efforts of the...


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'Together' support group provides space for international students

When Tianchang Gao first came to Binghamton University, she didn’t know a single student, nor much of the language spoken by her peers and professors. “Together,” a support group that meets weekly,...


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Students prioritize mental health during De-Stress December

For many students, finals week means coffee, papers, vending machine snacks and exams. From Dec. 4 to Dec. 14, De-Stress December, an annual initiative aiming to help students relax and cope with...


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Accelerator program offers assistance for budding entrepreneurs

This number has the potential to grow through the incubator’s Accelerator Program, which allows aspiring entrepreneurs from Binghamton University and the community to receive guidance getting their new businesses off the ground....


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Update: student injured, suspect arrested in Smith Hall robbery

A robbery during which a gun was possibly displayed occurred on campus at approximately 6:30 p.m. Friday evening, according to a B-Alert message sent by Binghamton University over email and text message...


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Speakers explore local bail reform

In 2016, 75 percent of the 505 inmates housed in Broome County Jail had yet to be convicted of a crime. Instead, they were unable to make bail, confined until their trial...


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SUNY Broome partners with BU for accelerated pharmacy program

A new partnership between Broome Community College (BCC) and Binghamton University will offer eight BCC students each year the opportunity of guaranteed acceptance to BU’s School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (SOPPS)...


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Students speak out against racism

Ignorant comments in class. Racial slurs hurled from moving cars. Not feeling safe walking from the library to a dorm room at night. These are just a few of the experiences related...