Campus News

Campus construction projects to refurbish dorms, walkways

With most students away for the summer, Binghamton University is doubling down on construction work on campus. Currently, the University’s website lists 19 construction projects set to be implemented this summer, ranging...


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University events you'll want to know about

Move-in day — The summer eventually has to end, which marks the start of the fall semester. For returning students, move-in day is Aug. 20, but the process starts a day earlier...


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University sees 16 percent increase in 2018-19 undergraduate applications

Around 2,840 new freshmen are expected to arrive on campus this fall, making Binghamton University’s class of 2022 its largest to date. The class is more than 100 students larger than the...


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A guide to faces to know around campus

Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger BU’s seventh president, Stenger has held his position since 2012. Before becoming the president of BU, the Cornell University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology alumnus was the...


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Andrew Watkins named new vice president for advancement and executive director of the BU Foundation

After months of searching, Binghamton University has chosen its next vice president for advancement and executive director of the BU Foundation. The University search committee has selected Andrew Watkins, who will begin...


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Tercero, Roque remain in custody

After Binghamton University experienced two separate student murders last semester, two former students, Orlando Tercero and Michael Roque, are currently in police custody as suspects. Tercero, 22, is a suspect in the...


Community

Heavy rain, flooding prompts state of emergency in Broome County

Broome County declared a state of emergency on Tuesday morning after experiencing flash flood conditions. Federal forecasters warned that parts of the Southern Tier could see up to 4 inches of rain...


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Sophomore dies at family home in France

Binghamton University sophomore Sophie de Tournemire, 19, died by suicide on July 5 at her family home in France. According to a B-Line announcement released on Tuesday, de Tournemire was involved in...


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Pipe Dream's guide to University services

University Counseling Center (UCC) UCC is a department within the Division of Student Affairs that provides comprehensive preventative and clinical mental health services to students. UCC aims to enhance the psychological well-being...


Community

Town Gown Advisory Board holds final meeting of semester

Members of the Town-Gown Advisory Board reflected on the committee’s first year in existence during its third and final meeting of the academic year on Wednesday evening. Around 19 board members, along...


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Binghamton University to host nine ceremonies for graduating students

Next weekend, approximately 3,800 Binghamton University students will don green gowns and file into the Events Center, where, surrounded by family and friends, they will celebrate their personal and academic accomplishments at...


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Harry Bittker wins BU Council election

Harry Bittker, a junior majoring in political science, was elected to be the new student representative of the Binghamton University Council for the 2018-19 academic year. This year, 931 students voted in...


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University libraries prepare for potential budget cuts

In preparation for a potential budget cut next fall, Binghamton University’s libraries have identified $450,000 in electronic resources and print periodicals to possibly cancel. Of these titles, 63 will be canceled before...


Community

#MeToo founder talks origins of movement, fight against sexual violence at SUNY Broome

Over 400 people joined the Women’s Institute of Broome Community College (BCC) in the Baldwin Gymnasium on Tuesday evening to hear #MeToo movement founder Tarana Burke speak about the fight against sexual...


Police Watch

Police Watch: 5/10

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Patrick Reilly of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Always on a Wednesday FRIDAY, May 4, 4:45 p.m. — A 43-year-old female emailed UPD following...


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Religious organizations team up for Interfaith Trip

In an effort to bring various faiths together, Hillel at Binghamton, Newman House and the Muslim Student Association (MSA) came together on Sunday for a day trip to visit multiple houses of...