Campus News

Students forced to live in hotel after house fails inspection

When students return to school each fall, they are focused on navigating their classes, buying textbooks and moving in with all their belongings. But in August, Katherine Dennett had bigger problems, because...


Community

Nicaraguan prosecutors present evidence, law enforcement officials testify on second day of Haley Anderson murder trial

In a day of trial on Friday that left several of Haley Anderson’s family and friends in tears, Nicaraguan prosecutors presented physical evidence from her murder case and and focused on testimonies...


Community

UDC panels focus on adolescent health

In a room full of researchers, community service leaders and Binghamton University students and faculty, the Let Us Dream Conference aimed to provide insight into initiatives and research centering around the betterment...


Campus News

Campus event recognizes Mental Health Awarness Week

Mental Illness Awareness Week is wrapping up, but the discussion of mental health at Binghamton University continues. The Dickinson Town Council hosted a Mental Health Awareness event on Thursday where students had...


Police Watch

Police Watch: October 14, 2019

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Mark Silverio of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Sign snatchers TUESDAY, Oct. 8, 2:00 a.m. — The Vestal Police Department (VPD) received a theft...


Police Watch

Police Watch: October 10, 2019

The following accounts were provided by Investigator Mark Silverio of Binghamton’s New York State University Police. Sugar rush FRIDAY, Oct. 4, 4:38 p.m. — Officers responded to Johnson Hall of Dickinson Community...


Campus News

BU co-rec football league expands to include Mountainview College

Co-rec football is one of the oldest campus traditions at Binghamton University, but Mountainview College has always lacked its own team. Now, because of the renovations occurring in Hinman College, Mountainview College...


Campus News

Engineering professor posts picture displaying Confederate flag on Facebook

A Binghamton University professor is once again being criticized for racism, this time for posting a photograph of a man wearing a Confederate flag hat on social media. Victor Skormin, a distinguished...


Science & Research

BU professor awarded Nobel Prize in Chemistry

M. Stanley Whittingham’s colleagues and friends raised a champagne toast to him on Wednesday afternoon as they celebrated the announcement of his 2019 Nobel Prize win. On Wednesday morning, Whittingham was in...


Campus News

Faculty hiring freeze lifted after 335 days

For 335 days, Binghamton University departments endured a hiring hold in an attempt to offset fiscal challenges the University is facing. Now, the hold has been lifted, according to a Dateline announcement...


Campus News

Turning Point USA starts BU chapter

A new conservative student group is coming to Binghamton University, and while some students support its agenda, others are concerned the group will share the controversial views of the national organization. Turning...


Campus News

BU faculty member appears on 'Jeopardy!'

With three consecutive wins under his belt, Binghamton University’s own Kevin Boettcher made a name for himself on ABC’s “Jeopardy!” before losing Friday night. Boettcher, research development specialist for Harpur College, first...


Campus News

University installs new campus lactation space

Although a majority of Binghamton University students may not be parents themselves, visitors, faculty and students with newborns have a new place on campus for breastfeeding. On Oct. 4, the University unveiled...


Campus News

Campus prepares for annual Family Weekend

Family Weekend has returned to Binghamton University, and is expected to bring thousands of people to campus on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Although Family Weekend is only a few days away, BU’s...