Opinions

People shouldn't be pressured into posting political content

This past year, social media has been a tense place of political discourse. With issues such as reproductive rights, the Trump trial, the continued destruction in Gaza, the violent removal of student...


Senior Columns

Senior Column: Setting the table

Wax drips onto the green, checkered tablecloth. The light from the candles can’t compete with the overhead chandelier, but my father insists on having them nonetheless. I estimate that my family has...


Senior Columns

Senior Column: A bittersweet goodbye

Writing this column is hard. What I want more than anything is to come here and positively reflect on the organization that I have dedicated the past two years of my life...


Senior Columns

Senior Column: The decibels of journalism

In one of my first in-person classes after COVID-19, the guy sitting next to me asked if I’d share my notes with him. Seeing as this was his first time attending class...


Senior Columns

Senior Column: My 36th Column

My entire time at Binghamton University has been spent writing, editing and buying food for Pipe Dream. The people in this organization are one of the main reasons I’ll be walking the...


Senior Columns

That's a wrap

Without a doubt, these past four years have taught me extraordinary lessons about the importance of stepping out of my comfort zone. Like many other students seeking a career in media, developing...


Senior Columns

Finding community

Here it is — my senior column, four months late. When I first moved to Binghamton to start school at Binghamton University, I was constantly homesick. I missed the excitement of the...


Senior Columns

An eye for an eye

After seven semesters of regretting my admission to Binghamton University, it’s hard to glorify any part of this city. Very rarely does the average student see a day without either a thunderstorm...


Opinions

RFK Jr. will influence 2024 presidential election

Robert F. Kennedy (RFK) Jr. is a third-party independent candidate planning to run against Joe Biden and Donald Trump in this November’s presidential election. RFK Jr. is particularly known for being an...


Senior Columns

Senior Column: Finding my own path

My parents met at Binghamton University. When I was in high school, they would tell me stories from their time at the University — going on late-night walks through the College-in-the-Woods living...


Opinions

Think about god!

The aversion to religion that plagues modernity is not something I find myself particularly interested in or inspired by. Sympathizing with people’s disdain for and opposition to organized religion is easy enough,...


Opinions

Never settle in dating

Are you in a relationship right now? Are you in a situationship right now? Are you hooking up with someone right now? Either way, all of these “matters of the heart,” as...


Senior Columns

Senior Column: Say hi to everyone

I do this thing every day where I say hi to a random person. It’s not just one person a day. I usually try to say hello to as many people as...


Opinions

BDS is lying to you

The Jews of the Holocaust were forced to wear a yellow Star of David, as a discriminatory identification technique. The implementation of identifying badges by the German government was just one among...


Opinions

Passing of SA BDS resolution divides BU's community and hurts Jews

As a second-year master’s of social work student preparing to graduate in two weeks, I could not be more relieved to escape Binghamton’s hostile environment toward Jewish students. Since Oct. 7, 2023,...