Orientation Issue

New to Binghamton University? Nervous about attending college for the first time? This issue is for you!

In our News section, you will find some important information about the coming year, as well as a bit of background about our University. In Arts & Culture, you can read about some of the more fun parts of the Binghamton community, as well as ways international students can make the University their home. In Sports, read about some of the most accomplished athletes at your new school.

In our Opinions section, we give our advice to you, and share what we’ve learned from our years at the University.

As we embark on our second fully in-person year since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, we hope this issue helps you navigate your journey through these uncertain times.


Pipe Dream’s stories of the year

Shelley Dionne named dean of SOM

Places to know at BU

Dates to know at BU

People to know at BU

Resources to know at BU

Arts & Culture

Essential on-campus study spots

Tips for incoming international students

Check out three Binghamton historical museums

Ten BU trivia facts


Editorial: Pipe Dream’s Words of Wisdom 2022

Columnist Opinions: Favorite on- and off-campus pastimes

Try something new


Jacob Falko chosen as Pipe Dream’s Male Athlete of the Year after being named to AE all-conference first team

Emily Mackay selected as Pipe Dream’s Female Athlete of the Year for second-straight season

Levell Sanders picked as Pipe Dream’s Coach of the Year