Community

Proposed zoning law to restrict Binghamton student housing

On July 19, Binghamton Mayor Jared Kraham announced a zoning law proposal to curb student housing. The law would prohibit groups of four or more college students from living in the city’s...


Community

Binghamton community responds to Buffalo shooting

On May 14, a mass shooting took place in Buffalo, NY at a local Tops Friendly Market, allegedly targeting Buffalo’s Black community. Ten people were killed and three were wounded in the...


Campus News

Fleishman Center director dies at 53

Denise Lorenzetti, BS ‘94 and MBA ‘97, director of the Fleishman Center for Career and Professional Development, died on Sunday, July 10. No further details have been provided at this time. Lorenzetti...


Orientation Issue 2022

Shelley Dionne named dean of SOM

The Binghamton University School of Management (SOM) has found its next dean. After a nationwide search that began last fall, BU has chosen Shelley Dionne, Ph.D. ‘98, to become the next dean...


Community

Students organize for abortion rights

In the wake of a Supreme Court leak on Roe v. Wade, Binghamton University activists have taken action. Last week saw a set of events regarding abortion rights hosted by the Multicultural...


Community

Bomb threat forces evacuation of Heath Sciences Building

A bomb threat led to the evacuation and closure of the Health Sciences Building yesterday. Classes ceased while students and faculty were ordered to vacate the building as Binghamton’s New York State...


Orientation Issue 2022

Places to know at BU

Decker Student Health Services Center The Decker Student Health Services Center provides on-campus health care services for Binghamton University students. These services include sexually transmitted infection (STI) screening, COVID-19 testing, free HIV...


Orientation Issue 2022

Resources to know at BU

Academic Resources — Asking for help never hurts. Aside from reaching out to professors and attending office hours, students have access to multiple on-campus resources to help them succeed. Speaking Center The Speaking...


Orientation Issue 2022

Pipe Dream's stories of the year

Binghamton University has closed the chapter on its first fully in-person year since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here, we compile some of Pipe Dream’s biggest stories from the 2021-22 academic...


Orientation Issue 2022

Dates to know at BU

New Student Move-in and Welcome Program (Aug. 18 to Aug. 20) Incoming freshmen move in a few days before classes start, giving time to adjust and get comfortable with the Binghamton University...


Orientation Issue 2022

People to know at BU

Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger Harvey Stenger has served as president of BU since January 2012. Prior to this he held the positions of dean and professor at Leigh University and, later,...


Campus News

I-GMAP appoints new co-director

The Institute for Genocide and Mass Atrocity Prevention (I-GMAP) has appointed a new co-director. Kerry Whigham, assistant professor of genocide and mass atrocity prevention, will become the next co-director of I-GMAP. The...


Campus News

Construction projects continue around campus

As the spring semester comes to an end, construction at Binghamton University is continuing. Some buildings currently undergoing construction and renovations include the third floor of the Glenn G. Bartle Library, the...


Campus News

SOM narrows down search for a new dean

The Binghamton University School of Management (SOM) is in search of a new dean. In March, Upinder Dhillon announced he would be stepping down from his position as dean after being diagnosed...


Politics

Rep. Antonio Delgado appointed Lt. Governor

U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado (D-NY) is slated to fill New York state’s second-highest office. On May 3, New York State Gov. Kathy Hochul announced that Delgado would be her replacement lieutenant governor,...


Campus News

BU's mental health resources see mixed responses from students

Students have had varying experiences with Binghamton University’s counseling services. At BU, the student to counselor ratio based on the fall 2021 student population is 1,128-to-1, with 16 counselors at the University...