Administration To Review Controversial Facebook Posts by Prof. Julie Cooley

By Dominick Matarese || The SUNY Broome administration says they are going to be reviewing controversial Facebook posts made by Assistant Professor and Chairman of the Computer Science Department Julie L. Cooley for potential violations of SUNY Broome policy. The posts appear to direct anger at the SUNY Broome administration, and allude to non-acceptance ofContinue reading “Administration To Review Controversial Facebook Posts by Prof. Julie Cooley”

Ensemble Concert To Be Hosted Virtually

By Emily Squires | Students from the SUNY Broome Music Department will present solo and socially distanced ensemble performances on the music departments YouTube channel. The Contemporary Concert held Friday May 14th at 3:00pm. Selections include popular music, musical theater and original songs. The Applied Music Recital will be hosted on Sunday May 16th atContinue reading “Ensemble Concert To Be Hosted Virtually”

Movies for Mental Health Hosted Virtually

By Ariel Hochman | The Movies for Mental Health (M4MH) event was hosted virtually on Thursday, May 6, by Art with Impact (AWI). Art with Impact is a non-profit organization that uses artwork to raise awareness about mental health. The main host of this event, Cary McQueen, showed 3 short-films and gave the audience aContinue reading “Movies for Mental Health Hosted Virtually”

SUNY Broome Commencement To Be Held Online

By Emily Squires | SUNY Broome is hosting their Commencement Ceremony for the upcoming graduates virtually on Saturday, May 22nd at 10:00am. A Drive-though photo opportunity is also being held on Thursday, May 20th near the pavilion in Lot 1 of campus. The drive through allows graduates the opportunity to have a photo taken withContinue reading “SUNY Broome Commencement To Be Held Online”

SUNY Broome Fitness Center Reopens

By Emily Squires | The SUNY Broome Fitness Center has reopened and begun appointment-only fitness hours for students, faculty and staff. One hour time slots may be reserved for up to twice a week. You can email Kelly Page at pagekc@sunybroome.edu with your desired workout time and equipment.  Appointments will be confirmed a day priorContinue reading “SUNY Broome Fitness Center Reopens”

SUNY And CUNY Schools To Require Students To Vaccinate For Fall Semester

By Rachel Galet | On Monday Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that all in-person students will need vaccinations for Fall 2021. So far over 80,810 Broome county residents (approximately 42% of residents) have been fully vaccinated. 40.8% of New York State residents have been fully vaccinated.  If you want to get COVID tested you can goContinue reading “SUNY And CUNY Schools To Require Students To Vaccinate For Fall Semester”

Student Assembly Facing Vacancies In 17 Positions For Fall Semester

By Dominick Matarese | The SUNY Broome Student Assembly will be entering the Fall 2021 semester with vacancies in several positions, and are encouraging students to apply to run. The following positions so far have had no applicants to run; President, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Vice President for Student Affairs, Vice President for AdministrativeContinue reading “Student Assembly Facing Vacancies In 17 Positions For Fall Semester”

“Smoke Weed in Front of the Binghamton Police Station” Event Hosted by Activists

By Dominick Matarese | In celebration of the recent legalization of marijuana in New York, an event titled “Smoke Weed in Front of the Binghamton Police Station” was hosted tonight on the sidewalks next to the County Office Building on Hawley street by Binghamton activists, with an estimated 200 people showing up in support. TheContinue reading ““Smoke Weed in Front of the Binghamton Police Station” Event Hosted by Activists”

SUNY Broome Begins Implementing Gender Neutral Bathrooms

By Emily G. Squires | Recent changes have been made on campus to implement new gender neutral bathrooms in response to the passing of new New York Law on December 23rd of last year. This landmark civil rights measure works to make “all single stall bathrooms in the state gender neutral in order to protectContinue reading “SUNY Broome Begins Implementing Gender Neutral Bathrooms”

New York Legalizes Recreational Marijuana

By Ariel Hochman | New York is the latest state to legalize recreational marijuana for adults. What does that mean for you? Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that legalizes recreational marijuana use for anyone 21 years and older on Wednesday March 31. This makes New York the 15th state to have legalized the drugContinue reading “New York Legalizes Recreational Marijuana”