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Morris Justice Project Holds Justice Panel at BU VIEW VIDEO
March 28, 2015 - An organization is raising awareness about inequalities in the New York City police force. Saturday, the Morris Justice Project took to BU's Downtown Center to discuss a community study of New... more

Thousands Attend 9th Annual BU Health Fair VIEW VIDEO
March 25, 2015 - Binghamton University is encouraging students to live a healthier life. The campus held its ninth annual health fair. More than 70 vendors set-up providing free food and drink samples, exercise... more

Students For Change Hold Town Hall Meeting With BU President VIEW VIDEO
March 25, 2015 - A group of Binghamton University students are following up on their requests for changes when it comes to discrimination on campus... The "Students For Change" group held another meeting Wednesday... more

Binghamton University Career Fair Connects Students with Local Community
March 24, 2015 - Upstate college students got connected with local employers today. More than 30 regional stem companies set up inside Binghamton University's Fleishman Center for the 2015 Sci-Tech Career... more

RV Show Comes to BU Campus VIEW VIDEO
March 22, 2015 - Looking forward to the summer days of camping and sitting by the fire?   Well on Sunday Binghamton University hosted it's 9th annual RV Show. More than 2,000 people showed up to BU's Event Center... more

BU Students and Community Members Shave Their Heads for St. Baldricks VIEW VIDEO
March 17, 2015 - Some Binghamton University students and local residents shaved their heads Tuesday night to raise money for pediatric cancer research. The BU Athletic Department's Student Athletic Advisory... more

BU Presents New Virtual Therapy for PTSD VIEW VIDEO
March 17, 2015 - Soldiers experiencing post traumatic stress disorder have a new outlet for therapy with virtual reality.   Binghamton University Alum Skip Rizzo presented his new research that allows service... more

New Student Housing Option for BU Students VIEW VIDEO
March 16, 2015 - As Binghamton University continues to expand, so do options for student housing. The Oakdale Commons in Johnson City will be located just north of the University and will offer fully furnished... more

BU Students Put Together TEDx Talks VIEW VIDEO
March 15, 2015 - Although it's the weekend, that didn't stop more than 700 Binghamton University students from gaining extra knowledge. Students attended the 5th TEDx Talks at Binghamton University. TEDx, which... more

Binghamton University Holds 10th Annual Springtime Craft Show VIEW VIDEO
March 14, 2015 - Thousands came out to Binghamton University for their 10th annual Springtime Craft Show. Saturday morning more than 150 vendors showed up displaying everything from jewelry to plush toys. All... more

Building a $500 Million Plan for the Southern Tier VIEW VIDEO
March 9, 2015 - With a potential $500 million prize on the line members of the Southern Tier Regional Economic Development Council met Monday to put together what they hope is a half-billion dollar plan.     The... more

Students at BU Calling for Campus-Wide Changes VIEW VIDEO
March 6, 2015 - One group of students at Binghamton University is asking the administration for change when it comes to discrimination on campus. "Students for Change" held a town hall meeting earlier this... more

Binghamton University Students Celebrate Purim VIEW VIDEO
March 4, 2015 - There was plenty of reason for Jewish students at Binghamton University to  celebrate Wednesday night.     It was the  annual Purim Festival, a tradition that's been taking place for over two... more

SUNY Campuses Call for NY SUNY 2020 Extension VIEW VIDEO
March 3, 2015 - SUNY Broome and Binghamton University presidents are calling on legislators to extend the NY SUNY 2020 Challenge Grant Program.     The program's goal is to provide affordable education on SUNY... more

Phelps Mansion Celebrates Chinese New Year VIEW VIDEO
March 1, 2015 - The Phelps Mansion is celebrating the year of the sheep all in honor of the Chinese New Year. Sunday, the mansion hosted several performances for the celebration including ones from a Chinese opera... more

BU Holds Engineers Week VIEW VIDEO
February 28, 2015 - BU is at is again! This time they're getting kids interested in engineering and sciences.   The University holds it's final day of Engineer's week which features events and activities created by... more

Freeze Out 5K Raises Awareness for Homelessness VIEW VIDEO
February 28, 2015 - More than 100 runners and walkers braved the cold Saturday morning at SUNY Broome raising awareness for homelessness. The 2nd annual Freeze Out 5-K raises money for the Binghamton Rescue Mission.... more

Middle School Students Celebrate Chinese New Year VIEW VIDEO
February 28, 2015 - Binghamton's West Middle School is celebrating the year of the goat with a Chinese New Year gala. The event featured speeches by students in Chinese, professional performers from BU's Chinese... more

Binghamton University Student To Run For City Council VIEW VIDEO
February 20, 2015 - A Binghamton University freshman hopes to break into the world of local politics by running for District 4 of City Council.   Conrad Taylor announced his candidacy Friday afternoon at the... more

Hugh Grant Visits Binghamton University VIEW VIDEO
February 8, 2015 - Hollywood comes to Binghamton! Hugh grant, leading star in film The Rewrite came to greet fans after filming right on BU's campus. According to IMDB the film is categorized as a romantic comedy... more

Spike Lee to Talk Black History at BU Campus VIEW VIDEO
February 8, 2015 - Actor, director, writer and film maker Spike Lee will be making his way to Binghamton University next Thursday in honor of Black History Month. Lee will speak inside the campus' events center at 6... more

Local Science Olympiad Winners Announced VIEW VIDEO
February 8, 2015 - Some high school students can take a bow! The winners of the 3rd annual New York State Scientific Olympiad competition have been released.   Congratulations to Vestal High School who earned first... more

Movie Director Hosts Q&A at Binghamton University After Movie Shoot VIEW VIDEO
February 7, 2015 - Who wouldn't want to meet a big time movie director? Especially one who directed a film right at Binghamton University...   Director Marc Lawrence hosted a special Q and A at BU today after... more

Binghamton University Hosts Scientific Olympiad Competition VIEW VIDEO
February 7, 2015 - Binghamton University is offering some high school students the chance to satisfy their scientific curiosities. The university hosted The 3rd Annual New York State Scientific Olympiad... more

Binghamton University Gets a Taste of Hollywood VIEW VIDEO
January 30, 2015 - Binghamton University will be getting a little taste of Hollywood next month, when it hosts a special screening and panel discussion with Hugh Grant.      The movie "the rewrite" is directed by... more

The Fate of Sheldon Silver's Position As Assembly Speaker VIEW VIDEO
January 28, 2015 - Many of the state officials on hand Wednesday at Binghamton University shared their opinions on what should be the fate of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. He's currently under Federal Indictment... more

Researchers at BU Look at Dark Side of a Personality VIEW VIDEO
January 15, 2015 - Are you narcissistic, manipulative, and psychopathic? Congratulations, you may be working your way up corporate ladder.     That's one of the takeaways from the research of Binghamton University... more

January is a Popular Month for Divorce VIEW VIDEO
January 8, 2015 - January may be the beginning of the new year but it also marks the end to a lot of marriages. In England the first Monday of January is known as blue Monday and it's the most popular day to start... more

Binghamton University President Names Dean of College of Pharmacy VIEW VIDEO
January 6, 2015 - Binghamton University's Pharmacy School may not be complete yet but it already has a leader.     On Tuesday, the university's president announced that Gloria E. Meredith has been chosen as Dean... more

Jury Selection To Start in Binghamton Murder/Beating Trial VIEW VIDEO
January 5, 2015 - Jury selection begins Tuesday in the trial of a man facing four charges including Second-Degree Murder in the death of a binghamton man and the beating of his pregnant fiance.     Police say... more

Winter Session to Begin at Binghamton University VIEW VIDEO
January 4, 2015 - While it may seem like finals just ended for Binghamton University students, many will return Monday for the beginning of the Winter Session.  The school expects a large percentage of students to... more

BU Alumni Pay off Layaway Balances for Unsuspecting Shoppers VIEW VIDEO
December 22, 2014 - With Christmas only three days away, Binghamton University Alumni are relieving holiday layaway payments for local residents. Monday at the K-mart on State Street, "Pay Away the Layaway"... more

Hundreds of BU Students Receive Degrees in Fall Commencement Ceremony VIEW VIDEO
December 14, 2014 - They've made it!  Hundreds of Binghamton University students walked across the stage Sunday afternoon in the University's Fall Commencement Ceremony.   On the Events Center stage 307 students... more

What is Common Core?
December 12, 2014 - It's been a common cause of controversy but what exactly is the Common Core?   The curriculum was a topic of discussion Friday at Binghamton University. Officials say implementing the Common Core... more

BU Students Donate to Salvation Army with Hand to Heart Project VIEW VIDEO
December 7, 2014 - Binghamton University students are at it again! This time they're donating some gifts to children this holiday season.. The Salvation Army has received more than 1,000 requests for help this... more

Locals Participate in First Annual Ugly Sweater Run/Walk VIEW VIDEO
December 7, 2014 - Who knew that ugly Christmas sweater in the back of your closet had a purpose!   About 100 people broke out their sweaters for the first annual Ugly Sweater Run/Walk held at Binghamton... more

Binghamton University Students Conduct Study Sleep VIEW VIDEO
December 5, 2014 - Do you feel anxious or worried? The answer may have to do with when you go to bed. Researchers at Binghamton University say they've found a link between not just how much you sleep but also when... more

Students and Staff At Binghamton University Spread Christmas Cheer VIEW VIDEO
December 4, 2014 - Binghamton University students and staff were doing their part this afternoon to spread some Christmas cheer.   This was the University's 25th year of putting together Project Santa. The... more

BU Supports Local Food Banks VIEW VIDEO
November 29, 2014 - Binghamton University is showing their support for the local food banks.   Saturday the university hosted their 11th annual Holiday Craft Fair. Items up for sale: pottery, jewelry, blankets,... more

BU Students, Others Protest Ferguson Decision VIEW VIDEO
November 25, 2014 - Dozens of Binghamton University students and community members gathered in front of the Binghamton Police Station late Tuesday afternoon to protest the grand jury decision to not indict a white... more

BU Employees Make Big Donation to Toys for Tots VIEW VIDEO
November 21, 2014 - A big boost from employees at BU for Toys for Tots. The Binghamton University physical facilities department presented a check for over $3,600 dollar as well as  dozens of toys to the organization... more

Reaction To President's Immigration Plan VIEW VIDEO
November 21, 2014 - President Obama's new immigration plan will protect about 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation, as well as allow parents of green card holders to legally live and work in the country... more

Candlelight Vigil to Remember Victims Killed in Jerusalem VIEW VIDEO
November 19, 2014 - Students at Binghamton University came together to remember those who were killed in Tuesday's attack in Israel.     The students held a candlelight vigil for the eleven Israeli victims who were... more

Binghamton University Hosts 'Strip for a Cause' 5K Run VIEW VIDEO
November 16, 2014 - Binghamton University is making sure no one goes without warm clothes this winter, and they're doing it in a pretty unique way.   The students hosted a 5K run where runners wore layers of clothing... more

Pre-School at Binghamton University Settles with the State VIEW VIDEO
November 12, 2014 - A pre-school on the campus of Binghamton University is operating as usual after reaching a settlement with the State Office of Family and Children's Services. According to the state agency the... more

B-U Holds Flag Raising Ceremony VIEW VIDEO
November 11, 2014 - Binghamton University started off its day by holding a flag raising ceremony outside the Couper Administration Building.   The Binghamton ROTC program raised the Stars and Stripes while student... more

Dozen Participate in 2014 Polar Plunge VIEW VIDEO
November 8, 2014 - Man versus cold water ... and it's all for a good cause. Dozen participated in the 2014 Polar Plunge this afternoon. Locals took a dive into the swimming section of Chenango Lake inside the... more

B-U Students Learn Some Important Leadership Skills VIEW VIDEO
November 7, 2014 - 78 Binghamton University first year and transfer students had a chance to learn about how they can incorporate leadership into their everyday lives.   During Friday's Leadership in Action Program,... more

New Research on Energy Star Homes VIEW VIDEO
November 6, 2014 - Energy Star homes are supposed to to save homeowners money by conserving energy, but could the homes be more costly than they're worth?     New research conducted at Binghamton University shows... more

BU Running Club Has First Annual Zombie Run VIEW VIDEO
November 2, 2014 - The Binghamton University Running Club held its first annual Zombie Run.  The 5K took place throughout the Nature Preserve and athletic fields along the campus.  Running Club President Marie Cupo... more

BU Holds 'Coding for a Cause' Social Hackathon VIEW VIDEO
November 2, 2014 - Students at Binghamton University put their technological skills to the test. Computer programmers and other students worked around the clock for the "Coding for a Cause" social hackathon.  The... more

BU Students Rally to Get Kids Involved with Science VIEW VIDEO
October 25, 2014 - Binghamton University is inspiring students to get involved in science.    Saturday graduate students in the chemistry and science departments headed to the Oakdale Mall where they set up demos,... more

Eastern Southern Tier STEM Hub Launch VIEW VIDEO
October 22, 2014 - A new initiative dedicated to advancing STEM education across the Southern Tier kicked off at the Endicott History and Heritage Center.   "STEM" stands for science, technology, engineering, and... more

32nd Annual CHOW Hunger Walk Works to Trample Hunger VIEW VIDEO
October 19, 2014 - The County is walking all over hunger. The Broome County Council of Churches invited people and area organizations to participate in the 32nd Annual CHOW Hunger Walk. Walkers trampled in a 2.5... more

Binghamton University President Delivers State of Union Address VIEW VIDEO
October 18, 2014 - At BU -- it's homecoming!  University President Harvey Stenger is informing students, parents, faculty and alumni about the progress the university is making.   Saturday dozens gathered inside... more

BU Center for Career and Professional Development Is Renamed VIEW VIDEO
October 18, 2014 - Binghamton University's newly renovated Center for Career and Professional Development has a new name.    The university held a ceremony to dedicate the center as the Fleishman Career Center, in... more

BU Holds Family Weekend VIEW VIDEO
October 12, 2014 - If you were anywhere near Binghamton University this past weekend, you might have noticed more visitors than normal...   That's because students invited their families to the campus to see their... more

BU Officials Talk about New SUNY Sexual Assault Policy VIEW VIDEO
October 6, 2014 - Governor Cuomo's new sexual assault policy won't change the way that Binghamton University handles sexual assault on campus.     Under the new policy all SUNY schools will follow new system-wide... more

Astronaut Shares Educational Experiences VIEW VIDEO
September 29, 2014 - Monday night a special speaker paid a visit to Binghamton University. The center of excellence building at B.U. welcomed NASA Astronaut Dr. Jeanette Epps. The Syracuse native worked as a... more

BU Nursing Grant to Focus on Rural Mental Health VIEW VIDEO
September 29, 2014 - Binghamton University's Decker School of Nursing is trying to fill the gaps it says exists in treating mental illness in young adults.   The school is receiving a $125,000 grant from the US... more

What BU's School of Pharmacy Could Mean To Johnson City VIEW VIDEO
September 26, 2014 - There has been a lot of attention surrounding revitalizing downtown Binghamton, but Governor Cuomo's announcement regarding the location of BU's Pharmacy School could be the beginning of the... more

BU May Open A New School of Pharmaceutical Science VIEW VIDEO
September 19, 2014 - The Binghamton area could soon have a new pharmaceutical school.     The council of Binghamton University met Friday to discuss its goals for this  school year. One of the main topics of... more

Local Domestic Abuse Agency Reacts to Ray Rice Case VIEW VIDEO
September 11, 2014 - The Ray Rice case has started a national conversation about domestic violence, including here in the Southern Tier.     We spoke to the head of RISE in Endicott, which provides advocacy and... more

Pre-School on Binghamton University Campus Loses License VIEW VIDEO
September 10, 2014 - A pre-school on the campus of Binghamton University has lost its license to operate by the New York State Office of Family and Children Services. The campus pre-school and early childhood center... more

Where Does Binghamton University Rank? VIEW VIDEO
September 9, 2014 - U.S. News and World Report has released it's rankings of colleges so where does Binghamton University rate among the best schools in the country?   Binghamton University comes in in a six-way tie... more

Can Binghamton Become World-Class College Town? VIEW VIDEO
September 4, 2014 - Recent years have seen four student housing developments in downtown Binghamton,  the expansion of Binghamton University's footprint downtown and student body. "I think this year the freshman... more

Downtown Student Kick-Off Acquaints Students with Local Businesses VIEW VIDEO
August 31, 2014 - Learning where to eat, or shop, could be daunting for BU students new to the area. Fortunately, an organization of students called CommuniKey  and Twin River Commons are making sure students are... more

Tony Bennett Performs at Binghamton University VIEW VIDEO
August 30, 2014 - Tony Bennett is in town!  The "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" artist put on a show right in Binghamton University's Osterhout Concert Theater this evening. Hundreds of fans came out to show... more

New Binghamton Officer Focuses on Off-Campus Students VIEW VIDEO
August 22, 2014 - Binghamton University students living off campus this year will see a new face this fall.     Friday Binghamton Mayor Rich David and Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger announced the... more

BU Students Get Hands-On Fire Lesson VIEW VIDEO
August 22, 2014 - "What we are simulating here is a fire in a building, in one of the dorms," said First Assistant Chief of the Vestal Fire Department John Paffie. As part of emergency training for Resident... more

Southern Tier's Projects Picked for Economic Development VIEW VIDEO
August 7, 2014 - 28 projects throughout the Southern Tier are in line for 25 million dollars of funding when the next round of regional economic development is announced in the fall. The Southern Tier Regional... more

Broome County Readies Clean Diesel Bus Grant Application VIEW VIDEO
August 1, 2014 - Broome County will submit it's application Monday for four million dollars in federal grants which could change the landscape of public transportation in the area.     The four million dollars... more

Cuomo's START-UP NY to Offer New Jobs in Binghamton VIEW VIDEO
July 28, 2014 - START-UP NY has started up at Binghamton University, with five businesses setting up shop on campus.   START-UP NY provides tax-free zones, mostly on SUNY campuses, that allow companies to... more

Ross Fund to Support Emergency Response Team VIEW VIDEO
July 18, 2014 - Thousands of dollars in grant money is on it's way to Broome County to beef up emergency response and the relationship between BU students and the community. $3,500 in grant money through the Ross... more

Why Are Bumblebees Being Banished? VIEW VIDEO
July 9, 2014 - Bumblebees are some of the best pollinators in nature...   "When they grab hold of a flower, they fold their wings back. And they can vibrate at twice frequency that a honeybee can. And... more

Teenager In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Abdomen VIEW VIDEO
July 5, 2014 - A teenager is in critical condition after being shot in the abdomen.     Binghamton Police say the shooting took place just after eleven o'clock Friday night in the area of the Town and Country... more

Research Grant For Binghamton University VIEW VIDEO
June 19, 2014 - The U.S.Department of Energy awarded $100 million in grants to research institutions across the U.S, and $12.8 million of that money is headed to Binghamton University.     BU was awarded a... more

Nationally Renowned Journalist Returns Home VIEW VIDEO
June 14, 2014 - A nationally renowned journalist made her way back home today to speak at Binghamton University's Forum Gala.   Amy Dickinson is from Freeville, NY, and has written for a variety of newspapers... more

Area Students Compete With Original Inventions VIEW VIDEO
June 7, 2014 - Hundreds of junior and senior high school students who have been working on unique inventions all school year brought their ideas together at Binghamton University.   The ideas began with a... more

Local Students Get Down To Business VIEW VIDEO
May 28, 2014 - A golf ball with a built in GPS, an iPhone app that disables texting while driving, and a safer way to fly airplanes--these are all innovations from local high school students.   "When you talk... more

'The Dark Side' at the Workplace VIEW VIDEO
May 27, 2014 - Managerial incompetence can be as high as 70% according to Dr. Seth Spain.   Spain is an assistant professor of organization behavior at Binghamton University.      He spoke at the... more

Poetry Provides 'Culture of Success' for Children VIEW VIDEO
May 21, 2014 - Nearly 400 students from across the Southern Tier gathered at Binghamton University to share their original poems.     As part of the 37th Annual Poetry and the Children day, the students had... more

Binghamton Unemployment at Six Year Low VIEW VIDEO
May 20, 2014 - Unemployment is at a six-year low in Binghamton, with the jobless rate at 6.1 percent for April. The number of unemployed people in the Binghamton area dropped from 8,800 in April of 2013 to 6,900... more

'Flipped Classroom" Employs New Technology as Learning Tool VIEW VIDEO
May 13, 2014 - The days of listening to 90-minute lectures in a classroom may become more of a rarity as the technology advances. The assistant provost of Binghamton University spoke to the Rotary today about ... more

Animal Planet Star Visits BU Debate Team VIEW VIDEO
May 10, 2014 - Students at Binghamton University had a rare chance to debate alongside Animal Planet star Paul Watson.   Dozens gathered at the Double Tree in Binghamton for BU's final debate of the semester.... more

Workshops for Help with STREDC Applications VIEW VIDEO
May 9, 2014 - For those looking for state money to fund projects, activities and businesses that will stimulate or grow the local economy-- there were workshops Friday.   They were held at Binghamton University... more

Grant Money Available for Businesses Hurt by the Flood of 2011 VIEW VIDEO
May 6, 2014 - Hundreds of thousands of dollars are still available to local small business hurt by the flood of 2011. Binghamton University's Small Business Development Center is working with small businesses... more

Cornell Prof. Says Israel Already an Apartheid State VIEW VIDEO
May 5, 2014 - The plight of Palestinians in refugee camps was the topic of discussion at Binghamton University Monday evening.   Students listened to American Studies Professor Erick Chyfitz of Cornell... more

Professor: History of Cinco de Mayo Misunderstood, Celebration Perpetuates Stereotypes VIEW VIDEO
May 5, 2014 - May 5th or Cinco de Mayo, a holiday with many misconceptions:.   We spoke with Binghamnton University Professor Aja Martinez about the history of the holiday and she says that one of the main... more

Walking in Support of Heart Disease Awareness VIEW VIDEO
May 3, 2014 - According to government surveys, millions across the country suffer from heart disease each year. But Candy Hamm, is a survivor. "In June of last year and I had surgery about a week after I was... more

Binghamton University Being Investigated for Handling of Sex Complaints VIEW VIDEO
May 1, 2014 - The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights is investigating 55 schools across the country, including Binghamton University for possible violations of federal law over the handling of... more

BU's Ninth Annual Iron Pour VIEW VIDEO
April 25, 2014 - A sunny day Friday and Binghamton University raised temperatures to more than 2700 degrees - in furnaces that is. BU held its ninth annual Invitational Iron Pour on campus. Students and faculty... more

Antiques Show VIEW VIDEO
April 25, 2014 - Interested in antiques, ranging from furniture, to jewelry, to carpets, to sculpture?   You can find it all  this weekend, at the Sertoma Club's annual Million Dollar Antique Show, at the... more

BU Rolls Out Faculty Art Exhibit VIEW VIDEO
April 24, 2014 - Binghamton University debuted a faculty art exhibit today that explored how to take an already existing object and use it as inspiration. The 11 faculty members chose from 3000 objects from the BU... more

BU to Offer Inclusive Housing VIEW VIDEO
April 16, 2014 - Students living on campus at Binghamton University are now able to live with whomever they want--regardless of gender.   Starting in the fall, BU is offering a gender inclusive housing option.... more

Students Explore Creative Problem Solving at BU VIEW VIDEO
April 12, 2014 - For years, students like those at Wasco and St. Johns elementary school's have put their knowledge and creativity to the test, hoping to impress judges at the Odyssey of the Mind Tournament.... more

Thousands at Stake in Business Competition VIEW VIDEO
April 12, 2014 - Dozens of college students from across the Southern Tier turned out for a chance to win thousands of dollars.   Teams from BU, SUNY Broome, Cornell University, and Ithaca College participated in... more

Is Technology Making SUNY Broome Students Smarter? VIEW VIDEO
April 8, 2014 - Is it possible that the technology you use is actually making you smarter? SUNY Broome's convocation speaker explained this theory to over 700 students on Tuesday. Clive Thompson is the author of... more

Tax Free Business Space at Binghamton University VIEW VIDEO
April 8, 2014 - New and expanding businesses in the area could soon be completely tax free for the next ten years. Empire State Development has approved Binghamton University's application to be part of Start-Up... more

Preparing for Trip to Pine Ridge VIEW VIDEO
April 7, 2014 - Monday night at Binghamton University, the campus celebrated "An Evening of Peace: honoring Native Americans."   The event showcased the history and culture of Native Americans from various... more

Southern Tier Regional Economic Development Council Seeks Projects VIEW VIDEO
April 4, 2014 - Efforts to secure millions from the fourth round of Regional Economic Development grants has begun.     The Southern Tier Council met Friday at Binghamton University. Our area has been named a... more

Finding Ways to Improve Health Care VIEW VIDEO
April 4, 2014 - Increasing access to health care and lessening the need for it in the first place. Those were the topics on the table at a health care symposium Friday.     The event took place at Binghamton... more

Taking Back the Night for Victims of Sexual Assault VIEW VIDEO
April 4, 2014 - On the campus of Binghamton University Friday evening-- they were taking back the night--taking it back for  victims of sexual violence. The rally and march went on, despite the rainy, chilly... more

Binghamton University Red Run 5K VIEW VIDEO
March 30, 2014 - Hundreds of local students braved the cold Sunday to race for a good cause.   Binghamton University's Red Cross Club held its annual 5K Red Run. Sunday's race raised over 500 dollars for the... more

Southern Tier Home Builders and Re-modelers Association Home and Garden Show VIEW VIDEO
March 30, 2014 - Nearly 5,000 people made their way to the Binghamton University Event Center this weekend to gain more knowledge about home building and gardening.   The Southern Tier Home Builders and... more

TED Talks at Binghamton University VIEW VIDEO
March 30, 2014 - Binghamton University students were inspired and motivated on Sunday as they heard from 7 different TED Talk speakers .   The university hosted the TED Talk conference, which focuses on inspiring... more

Classical Winner's Recital VIEW VIDEO
March 30, 2014 - On Saturday young classical performers competed for a spot in Sunday's winner's recital. Those who moved on got a chance to share their talent at Sunday's event.   The performers have  for... more

Libous, Lupardo say B.U. Pharmacy School Funding Will Be Restored VIEW VIDEO
March 25, 2014 - It looks as though Binghamton University will get the $10 million it needs to get its pharmacy school off the ground...   The governor proposed the money for the project, but the state assembly... more

Renowned L.A. Artist to reBOLD Binghamton VIEW VIDEO
March 25, 2014 - Did you ever think Binghamton and Los Angeles had much in common?  Let's take a look:   Here's Binghamton... And here's LA. But it's also what Binghamton could end up looking like when... more

Building a More Efficient Microprocessor VIEW VIDEO
March 21, 2014 - A professor at Binghamton University has received a grant that could help him develop a more energy efficient way to use electronics.   Associate Professor Tim Miller will use a nearly $500,000... more

BU Holds Job and Internship Fair VIEW VIDEO
March 20, 2014 - Hundreds of Binghamton University students looking to get a jump start on their careers met with around 60 potential future employers Thursday.   The school hosted its latest job and internship... more

Binghamton University Crosses Into the Twilight Zone VIEW VIDEO
March 16, 2014 - Binghamton University theater students took us back into the world of the Twilight Zone on Sunday. The students brought two of Rod Serling's original scripts to life on stage. They acted out... more

Anti-frackers Protest Governor Cuomo VIEW VIDEO
March 15, 2014 - Outside of Cuomo's disaster preparedness program, dozens of anti-frackers urged the governor to ban fracking .     Members of the local Citizen Action say that allowing  hydraulic fracturing in... more

Governor Cuomo Speaks on Emergency Preparedness VIEW VIDEO
March 15, 2014 - Area locals had a rare chance to hear from Governor Andrew Cuomo at Binghamton University on Sunday. He spoke about the importance of being prepared for a natural disasters. Our Vince Briga has the... more

Binghamton University Celebrates "Pi Day" VIEW VIDEO
March 14, 2014 - March 14th has become a celebration of math, specifically of the mathematical constant "pi". Pi, which represents the ratio of a circle's circumference to it's diameter, begins with 3.14.... more

The Internet turns 25 VIEW VIDEO
March 13, 2014 - 25 years ago this week, the world was changed forever with the invention of what we now can't seem to live without--the internet.   We met up with "Hack BU" a student-run club at Binghamton... more

BU Commemorates Kurdish Genocide VIEW VIDEO
March 13, 2014 - 10 years ago on March 16th Kurdistan witnessed one of the worst genocides in their time. Tonight Binghamton University held an event to  commemorative the day, gathering students and families of... more

Local Teacher Honored for Committment VIEW VIDEO
March 2, 2014 - An overtime thriller wasn't the only thing going on at Binghamton University's event's center on Sunday. Area teacher, Kate Luke, was honored during half time of the -BU versus Vermont men's... more

World Renowned Quartet Visits BU VIEW VIDEO
March 2, 2014 - Hundreds filled Chamber Hall yesterday in the Anderson Center at Binghamton University, to hear everything from Beethoven to modern avant garde music.   The Binghamton Philharmonic hosted their... more

Binghamton University Economic Development Grant VIEW VIDEO
February 26, 2014 - Today NYSEG presented Binghamton University with two $400,000 economic development grants, for campus expansion projects.   NYSEG CEO Mark Lynch and BU president Harvey Stenger say the grants will... more

Fracking Debate Takes Center Stage at BU VIEW VIDEO
February 24, 2014 - The fracking debate, taking true debate form Monday at Binghamton University.   Environmental health expert and author Sandra Steingraber and Secretary of the Independent Owned Gas Association of... more

"Discover Engineering" at Binghamton Universtiy VIEW VIDEO
February 22, 2014 - The halls of Binghamton University's Engineering and Science I.T. building were filled with projects and hands on construction today. Children from across the area competed in science events... more

Binghamton University at the Oakdale Mall VIEW VIDEO
February 22, 2014 - If you stopped by the Oakdale mall today, you may have noticed dozens of BU students and faculty set up. That's because today was the school's annual visit to the mall promoting the many things... more

BU Students Enter the Twilight Zone VIEW VIDEO
February 18, 2014 - I bet you didn't know that before Rod Serling created the Twilight Zone, he made "The Time Element," and a famous actor had tried his hand at reading Serling's famous monologues. On Tuesday night... more

"Poetry Out Loud" Competition VIEW VIDEO
February 7, 2014 - Students from Stamford Central School District in Samford, NY came to Binghamton University today to show off their poetry reading skills.   BU hosted Poetry Out Loud at their Watters Theater.... more

Millions Coming to Broome & Tioga for Flood Mitigation VIEW VIDEO
February 6, 2014 - "The floods are going to occur. What we need to do is minimize their impact," said Vince Pasquale, Co-Chair of the NY Rising Program for Broome County. In an attempt to minimize that impact... more

Reddit Co-Founder Visits BU VIEW VIDEO
February 6, 2014 - The changing nature of news, information, and social interaction-- that's what packed the room and Binghamton University Thursday, as close to 500 students  listened to the co-founder of one of the... more

BU Students Brave Cold VIEW VIDEO
February 5, 2014 - It hasn't been the warmest "welcome back" to campus for students at Binghamton University.  Temperatures have been hovering around the 20 degree mark and on Tuesday: snow. BU student Manar... more

Jennie Finch Helps BU Celebrate Women's Achievements in Sports VIEW VIDEO
February 3, 2014 - Lessons on sports and life at Binghamton University Monday from Olympic champion softball pitcher Jennie Finch. The Binghamton Bearcats Athletic Association held it's annual luncheon to celebrate... more

New Exhibit Unveiled at BU Art Museum VIEW VIDEO
January 30, 2014 - For years they've been stored away, but on Thursday they were finally  released to the public, to be seen for the first time in years. Binghamton University's Art Museum unveiled a new exhibition... more

Princeton Review Names BU Great Value School VIEW VIDEO
January 28, 2014 - Binghamton University makes Princeton Reviews lists of one of the top 10 university's that offer the best value. BU comes in at number 10 on the list of 75 public universities. Princeton Review... more

Ten Million for New B.U. Pharmacy School VIEW VIDEO
January 20, 2014 - In his State Budget Address Tuesday, Governor Cuomo will allocate  10 million dollars to begin developing  Binghamton University's School of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy.   SOT  "This is... more

25th Annual Heart Walk Takes Place This May VIEW VIDEO
January 15, 2014 - For the 25th year, residents will gather at Binghamton Universtiy in May to raise awareness about the importance of heart health. The Southern Tier American Heart Association is busy preparing... more

Reaction to Cuomo's Education Proposals VIEW VIDEO
January 9, 2014 - "To the top 10 percent of high school graduates, full scholarshiups to any SUNY or CUNY school if they pursue a math or science career and agree to work in the state of New York for five years," said... more

SUNY encourages Economic Development of Community VIEW VIDEO
January 9, 2014 - Looking to play a role in the economic development of the Southern Tier? The good news is that you can. At least that was the message of the guest speaker at a meeting of business and education... more

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