Staff Editorials

Editorial: Condemning racism in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic

Ever since the coronavirus hit the news, some have used it as an excuse to justify racist comments against individuals of Asian descent, even here at Binghamton University. A March 16 Pipe...


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Editorial: SA E-Board and BU Council representative endorsements

President — Khaleel James Although James is running unopposed this Student Association (SA) election cycle, the Editorial Board believes he can be a successful leader for next year’s e-board. In the wake...


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Editorial: A response to recent events regarding the coronavirus

On Wednesday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an order for all SUNY and CUNY schools to transition to distance learning by March 19. Although there are no confirmed coronavirus cases in Broome County,...


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Editorial: A lonely ballot

On March 17, Binghamton University students will see fewer options than usual on their ballots when they vote in the 2020 Student Association (SA) E-Board election. Each of the six open positions...


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Editorial: Don’t strike out, BU

On Feb. 11, Binghamton University received a $60 million donation to build a state-of-the-art baseball stadium, the largest donation in BU’s history. The new sports complex, which is expected to be complete...


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Editorial: Not delayed, just extended

Construction on the Hinman Dining Hall has been extended through 2021, yet no major announcements have been made since the construction’s expected completion date got quietly pushed back. The Hinman Dining Hall...


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Editorial: There should be no place for hate here

On Feb. 3, the Frances Beal Society released an audio recording of what they say is a meeting between members of Binghamton University’s chapters of Turning Point USA (TPUSA), College Republicans and...


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Editorial: Food for thought

In a recent myBinghamton Weekly Poll, approximately 1,800 students, or 42 percent of those who answered, reported that they went hungry at least once in the last 30 days because they could...


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Giving students a voice

Wednesday, Jan. 29 is the Student Press Law Center’s Student Press Freedom Day — a day for the Editorial Board to not only celebrate the liberties we enjoy as an independent student-run...


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Fall 2019 report card

Administration: B- Binghamton University’s administration didn’t have any large mistakes this semester, but still suffers from several smaller, ongoing issues. While officials were publicly responsive to events such as the death of...


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Editorial: Give us a break

Last week, the Student Association passed a resolution calling for Binghamton University to extend Thanksgiving break to allow students adequate time to travel home to their families. Building an effective calendar requires...