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Look to the local community for summer events

By now, you probably have learned a lot about Binghamton University, including what campus is like, which classes to take and all about the numerous events that will come in the next...


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Binghamton is for artists

If you’re anything like me, you came to Binghamton University excited for your classes, the clubs you might join and, most importantly, the events where a Bearcat could kick back and maybe...


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How to stay busy on a break in Binghamton

In June, July and early August, State Street might lose the appeal it usually has during the school year, as our fellow Bearcats are home for the summer. The greater Binghamton area,...


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Networking event connects creative types

Move over, School of Management; a networking event for BU’s artistic students and alumni is around the corner. The event, aptly named BingARTS, will showcase the talent of local artists and musicians...


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Finding some happiness in a box of rocks

I walked into the Rock and Mineral Show with $6, a receipt from the Salvation Army and a $1 scratch-off in my wallet. I left with some amethyst, a small elephant statue...


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Punk festival to celebrate feminism

Community members of Binghamton and beyond have channeled the spirit of DIY feminist punk into a new festival. Femme Fest, an event that will feature live music as well as art projects,...


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Entrepreneur brings hip-hop to coffee shop

The theme was throwback hip-hop and the cover was $5, but the atmosphere was far different from any fraternity party. While best known locally for its coffee and tea, Strange Brew hosted...


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Community darkroom to open on the West Side

The space will be staffed by volunteers and interns, who will be responsible for maintaining equipment, selling materials and providing general help. In addition to providing a space for community members to ...


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BU senior plans Band Jam fundraiser

In the Binghamton area, the appropriately named “Planned Fam Band Jam” is providing a forum for musicians to add their voices to the conversation. ...


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Follow these tips to help your liver outlast Santacon

If you get cold, go inside. If you get tired, take a nap. If you are thirsty or feel sick, drink water. Day-drinking is a marathon, not a sprint, so be sure ...


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Cafe O'Spacis features local EDM talent

In comparison to the other nights he has played at the lounge, DJ JizzyFra said that Saturday’s turnout was magnificent and diverse. ...


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City celebrates film

Twenty-seven films were selected for the festival in all, each ranging in length from three to 15 minutes. Screenings took place in five hour-long blocks, with 10-minute breaks in between. ...