Campus News

Binghamton University hosts first Pathways conference

Roughly 50 students and faculty explored the theme of individuality at Binghamton University’s first Pathways conference on Sunday. Held in the Anderson Center, Pathways, an open-access interdisciplinary conference, featured talks from six...


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Out of the Darkness Walk, Mental Health Awareness Day aim to destigmatize mental illness, provide support for struggling students

In order to reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness and increase support for struggling students, community and campus organizations hosted Mental Health Awareness Day and the fifth annual Out of the Darkness...


Police Watch

Police Watch: 4/23/18

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Patrick Reilly of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Unknown number WEDNESDAY, April 18, 5:26 p.m. — A 19-year-old male contacted UPD after receiving alarming...


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Students celebrate seventh annual Holi festival

In honor of Holi, also known as the festival of colors, participants threw over 300 pounds of paint and 5,000 water balloons in Old Dickinson Community on Sunday. The seventh annual celebration,...


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University to review alert process after fatal stabbing on campus

Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger is pledging to review communication with students, faculty and staff in the aftermath of the fatal stabbing of engineering student Joao Souza, 19, in Mountainview College on...


News

Friends remember Joao Souza as personable, driven

One minute, Joao Souza was living his life at Binghamton University — going to class and chatting with friends on campus. Now, his friends are remembering him as a personable, driven student...


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University warns students, faculty of phishing emails

According to a 2018 online survey by The Harris Poll, nearly 60 million Americans had their personal information accessed. Some Binghamton University students may be among them after two recent phishing scams...


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Jewish groups to celebrate Israeli Independence Day

As Israel celebrates its 70th year as an independent Jewish state, students at Binghamton University will host their own festivities at the Newing Co-Rec Field from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on...


Science & Research

Research Days showcases undergraduate, graduate projects

Binghamton University’s seventh annual Research Days kicked off Wednesday and will continue throughout the week, showcasing student and faculty research from multiple departments. The annual program features various presentations and panel discussions,...


Campus News

Moms Demand Action leaders discuss gun violence prevention on campus

Since the start of 2018, there have been 64 individual mass shootings and a total of over 4,100 gun-related deaths across the United States. Aiming to spread facts on gun violence and...


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BU student Michael Roque charged with second-degree murder in fatal Mountainview stabbing

This article was updated at 1:24 p.m. on April 19. Binghamton University sophomore Michael Roque, 20, is charged with second-degree murder for the stabbing of fellow BU student Joao Souza. At a...


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Binghamton University student Joao Souza, 19, dies after Mountainview stabbing

Update: April 16, 2018 Binghamton University student arrested in Mountainview stabbing death This article was updated at 2:43 p.m. on April 16 to reflect new developments. Binghamton University student Joao Souza, 19,...


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Student dies after Mountainview stabbing

Update: April 16, 2018 Binghamton University student Joao Souza, 19, dies after Mountainview stabbing A male student, 19, died after he was stabbed on the ground floor of Windham Hall in Mountainview...


News

University seeks vice president for advancement and executive director of the Binghamton University Foundation

Over the last five years, Binghamton University has seen a significant increase in donations and gifts. Cash gifts have doubled, and more than $14.1 million in gifts is anticipated for the 2017-18...


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Institute for Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention hosts first inaugural conference

In an effort to increase the dialogue around ending genocide, the Institute for Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention (I-GMAP) at Binghamton University held its inaugural Frontiers of Prevention conference on Friday and...