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FRI's seventh-annual poster session goes virtual

Held virtually this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, First-year Research Immersion (FRI) students, consisting of hundreds of freshmen and sophomores, presented at the annual FRI poster session. The event took place...


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Rep. Anthony Brindisi announces $2.6 million solar technology grant for BU professor's clean energy research

A $2.6 million solar technology grant was acquired by Rep. Anthony Brindisi for a Binghamton University professor to conduct innovative clean energy research. The grant is provided by the United States Department...


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BU recognized as top performer in research subcategory of 2020 Sustainable Campus Index

Binghamton University received recognition for the second consecutive year in the 2020 Sustainable Campus Index by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). The University was deemed a...


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AeroBing aims to launch rocket into space

A group of students has been working to bring Binghamton University to the forefront of collegiate rocketry and inspire more students to pursue aerospace engineering. AeroBing is a student-run research group based...


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Researchers adjust, continue innovations during COVID-19

Despite the disruption to the traditional collegiate setting at Binghamton University, researchers are not letting COVID-19 hinder their research capabilities. During the Oct. 16 BU Council Meeting, it was revealed that 864...


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Students participate in I-Corps at Koffman Southern Tier Incubator

Students at Binghamton University are creating their own companies with the help of the Koffman Southern Tier Incubator in the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Innovation Corps (I-Corps). I-Corps is a three-week experience...


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MedMentors On Call aims to provide guidance for premed students

As a child of first-generation immigrants, Teri Lam, ’17, did not know any physicians or medical students to connect with. Now, by co-founding MedMentors On Call, she aims to connect students in...


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National Science Foundation Fellowship awarded to BU alumna

When Pauline Liang, ’17, came to Binghamton University her freshman year, she was determined to get a master’s degree in mathematics in order to become an actuary. Now, three years after she...


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SUNY ends contract with ScienceDirect

The future of ScienceDirect as a source for scholarly articles is bleak with State University of New York (SUNY) canceling its subscription after a deal could not be made with its publishing...


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Members of the BU community combat COVID-19 on the frontlines

While others are self-quarantining, some Binghamton University community members are fighting on the front lines to protect public health during the coronavirus pandemic. From Binghamton to Long Island, Manhattan and Rockland County,...


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Science Library hosts Earth Day celebration through Zoom

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, Earth Day events, hosted by Binghamton University’s Science Library, were moved online to ensure the continuation of educating students on sustainability and the environment. In celebration...