Campus News

SA Spotlight highlights origins of Black Lives Matter

Donning a Snoop Dogg ‘92 T-shirt and a flat-brim cap, Binghamton University sociology department chair Michael West addressed a room of about 80 students in a discussion about the African American struggle,...


Campus News

Watson School to research what attracts international students to BU

Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger and the Watson Institute for Systems Excellence (WISE), a research group composed of students and faculty from the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences,...


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Search continues for new dean of Harpur College

The search for a new Harpur College of Arts and Sciences dean is underway, with two candidates having already presented their plans and two more scheduled to visit within the next week....


Police Watch

Police Watch: Feb. 23, 2017

Student reports harassment from ex-boyfriend MONDAY, Feb. 20, 11:18 p.m. — A 19-year-old female contacted University police to report a harassment and stalking incident, said Investigator Patrick Reilly of Binghamton’s New York...


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Binghamton University receives more than $2 million in FEMA funding for 2011 flood damage

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer visited the University Downtown Center (UDC) Thursday to announce that Binghamton University has received $2.1 million in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) funds as reimbursement for repairs...


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Hilarity for Charity raises funds for Alzheimer's research

Around 50 attendees gathered in the Undergrounds of the Old University Union on Monday evening to watch Hilarity for Charity (HFC), a student group at Binghamton University, host its second annual talent...


Police Watch

Police Watch: Feb. 20, 2017

Two students arrested for shoplifting at Walmart TUESDAY, Feb. 14, 12:15 p.m. — Officers were contacted by Vestal police concerning a larceny at the Walmart Supercenter, said Investigator Dennis Bush of Binghamton’s...


News

India Arie gives keynote address for Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, Grammy Award-winning musician India Arie spoke in Chamber Hall of the Anderson Center Friday night to discuss what it means to celebrate blackness unapologetically. At the...


Campus News

Chick-N-Bap to open location in CIW Nite Owl

On March 10, popular Binghamton University Marketplace vendor Chick-N-Bap will be opening a new location in College-in-the-Woods’ Nite Owl. Since the Nite Owl location in College-in-the-Woods closed in late 2015, Nite Owl...


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University recieves two seven-figure donations

Binghamton University received two seven-figure donations within the last two weeks, both in honor of professors who have served the University for many decades. The first donation was made by professor emeritus...


News

UPD chief discusses legality of protests on campus

Binghamton University students, faculty and staff gathered in the New University Union on Thursday to learn about the rights of protesters on campus. The workshop was organized by the Center for Civic...


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Aspiring engineers take part in scientific experiments at ITC

Hundreds of children from the Binghamton community packed into the Innovative Technologies Complex (ITC) on Saturday for a chance to participate in science challenges and experiments, and to learn about what science...


Police Watch

Police Watch: Feb. 16, 2017

Fake email asks students for $850 FRIDAY, Feb. 10, 1:30 p.m. — Officers received a report of a fraudulent email being sent to four students asking them for money, said Investigator Patrick...


Campus News

M-HOPE interns seeks to destigmatize mental health issue

Binghamton University’s Mental Health Outreach Peer Educators (M-HOPE) discussed ways to destigmatize mental health, find healthy and nutritious ways to eat on campus and help peers feel more comfortable using resources available...


Science & Research

Professors explore influence of evolutionary studies in different fields

In honor of Charles Darwin’s birthday this past Sunday, the evolutionary studies program (EvoS) hosted a panel discussion titled “Darwin and Me: Evolution Across the Disciplines” in Academic Building A as part...


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Harvey Stenger and Ryan Vaughan get personal with Creativity+

More than 100 students gathered in the Admissions Building on Tuesday evening for a discussion between two of Binghamton University’s most well-known figures, President Harvey Stenger and adjunct English professor Ryan Vaughan,...