News

After months of uncertainty, Semester in London program revived for spring 2020 semester

After facing cancellation last semester, Binghamton University’s Semester in London program has risen from the ashes for spring 2020. The study abroad program has been offered every spring by BU’s English department...


Campus News

BU signs agreement with Cornell University to establish accelerated program in School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Starting this fall, Cornell University undergraduate students will have a new path to pursue a pharmaceutical degree — through Binghamton University. A new agreement between the two universities, announced in July, will...


News

Student-athlete dies of accidental drowning in Ithaca state park

Binghamton University student Calistus Anyichie, 19, died in an accidental drowning at Buttermilk Falls State Park on Sunday, according to a B-Line statement released Monday morning. Anyichie, a rising sophomore majoring in...


Campus News

University to see major summer renovations

The Binghamton University campus will see several construction and renovation projects this coming fall, including two major projects in the University Union basement and Hinman College. The Student Association E-board announced at...


Campus News

Graduating senior dies in unknown circumstances

Binghamton University senior Clive Takudzwa Chakavarika recently died, according to a B-Line announcement released by the University on May 20. Chakavarika, who was set to graduate over the weekend, majored in integrative...


Campus News

Orientation Issue: Seven important places and resources to know on campus

University Counseling Center The University Counseling Center (UCC) gives students the opportunity to reach out to professional counselors for clinical and referral services. The goal of the UCC is to deliver services...


Campus News

Orientation Issue: Learn about the campus dining halls

Appalachian Collegiate Center Located within Mountainview College, this dining hall offers allergen-friendly Simple Servings station, a Mediterranean station, Boar’s Head sandwiches, personal-sized pizzas, freshly made pasta and a Mexican-style food station named...


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Orientation Issue: Eight people to know at Binghamton University

Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger — As BU’s seventh president, Stenger is tasked with fostering University growth with a focus on academic and operational distinction. The New York native earned his bachelor’s...


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Orientation Issue: Dates to keep in mind

Move-in day On Sunday, Aug. 18, new students will begin moving into their residence halls and kick off their college careers. For returning students living on campus, move-in day will be held...


Community

Student groups, local organizations hold silent demonstration, call for Akshar to resign

About 20 people gathered in a silent protest in Downtown Binghamton on Friday afternoon asking for the resignation of State Sen. Fred Akshar (R-Binghamton) in the wake of reports that Akshar had...


Community

Community members talk discuss bail reform, incarceration at forum

Discussing New York state’s new bail reform laws, students, faculty and community members came together at United Presbyterian Church of Binghamton on Thursday evening for the Broome County Bail & Jail Community...


Science & Research

BU welcomes new national honor society for biological sciences

On Thursday night, 65 undergraduate students at Binghamton University were inducted into the new campus chapter of Beta Beta Beta (TriBeta), a national honor society for biological sciences. Spurred by student interest...


Campus News

Binghamton University hosts de-stress events as part of #StudyBing

Therapy dogs, composting and free exercise classes are just some of the activities included in this semester’s version of Stress-free Bing and #StudyBing. A semiannual occurrence at Binghamton University, each semester features...


Campus News

Commencement to feature 15 student speakers

Highlighting their college careers and future aspirations, 15 students will speak at 15 Binghamton University undergraduate commencement ceremonies this weekend. To be considered to be a student speaker, a student must submit...


Campus News

Town-Gown Advisory Board discusses new proposals, sees criticism during public comment

Binghamton’s Town-Gown Advisory Board (TGAB) met Thursday night at the Koffman Southern Tier Incubator for its last meeting of the 2018-19 academic year, where subcommittee representatives gave summaries of project proposals for...


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Binghamton Off-Campus Project aims to decrease end-of-semester waste

As the 2018-19 academic year comes to a close, many students will be moving out of their off-campus houses and apartments, leaving behind unwanted belongings. To help combat this waste, a group...