Board of Trustees Talks; Fall COVID-19 Precautions and Semester Schedule

By Emily Squires | Last week on Thursday February 18th, the Board of Trustees held a virtual meeting; among one of the discussed topics was what campus may look like this Fall. One of those to speak on the topic was Dr. Kevin Drumm, President of SUNY Broome, who mentioned there is a possibility ofContinue reading “Board of Trustees Talks; Fall COVID-19 Precautions and Semester Schedule”

Weekly COVID-19 Tests Now Mandatory On Campus

By Hannah Natale | A brand new semester means new COVID-19 testing. This round of COVID-19 testing is different than in past semesters at SUNY Broome. In the past semester, students had to get testing done before Thanksgiving break as well as Winter break. These tests are done every week for students and faculty thatContinue reading “Weekly COVID-19 Tests Now Mandatory On Campus”

Missing SUNY Broome Student Found

By Dominick Matarese | SUNY Broome student Janette Lopez, who was missing since Tuesday night, has been found, according to a Facebook post by her mother, Lydia Lopez, which simply read “She’s Home” In an original statement on Facebook, Lydia Lopez said; “Never though in a million years i would be posting something like thisContinue reading “Missing SUNY Broome Student Found”

SUNY Broome’s Theater Department Virtually Presents, “Yours Truly, Jack Frost”

By Emily Squires | SUNY Broome’s Professor Katherine Bacon talked with me about her upcoming theater event, a virtual showing of “Yours Truly, Jack Frost.” The approximated 30 minute play is performed by four students; Nina Axton, Alden Gerds, Miranda Hawkins, Sydney Reuscher, and Katherine Bacon in a cameo role. The students are enrolled inContinue reading “SUNY Broome’s Theater Department Virtually Presents, “Yours Truly, Jack Frost””

Second Round of Covid Testing Conducted Before Winter Break

By Hannah Natale| COVID testing starts again this Monday, December 14th. This is the second round of COVID testing right before a break. Winter break and the semester ending means students need to take part of the COVID test.  Students should have received an email, similar to the one before Thanksgiving, asking for the studentContinue reading “Second Round of Covid Testing Conducted Before Winter Break”

SUNY Broome Cancels Winter Sports Season

By Dominick Matarese| Earlier tonight an email was sent to all currently registered SUNY Broome students that begins “Taking into account the health and safety of our student-athletes, SUNY Broome has cancelled all indoor winter sports for the 2020-2021 athletic season.” The National Junior College Athletic Association, which SUNY Broome is a part of, calledContinue reading “SUNY Broome Cancels Winter Sports Season”

Benjamin Reynolds: Politician and SUNY Student

By Thomas Corey | Fresh off of his re-election win as Johnson City Village Board Trustee, Benjamin Reynolds is “honored” to have been chosen to continue to serve the needs of the community, where he came in first place in the polls, with a 200 vote lead. The board holds two seats for Trustee, makingContinue reading “Benjamin Reynolds: Politician and SUNY Student”

SUNY Broome conducts Pre-Thanksgiving COVID-19 tests for students

Hannah Natale| Monday starts SUNY Broome’s COVID-19 testing at the Ice Center. Students who take in-person classes, using campus resources, as well as students working on campus were asked to take a COVID test before Thanksgiving break. Monday and Thursday are testing days for these students. Staff and faculty were also encouraged to receive testingContinue reading “SUNY Broome conducts Pre-Thanksgiving COVID-19 tests for students”

How the 2020 Election has affected Students and Staff at SUNY Broome

Thomas Corey | November 3rd, 2020 has arrived. A day in which many people are claiming is the most important election of our lifetime. At SUNY Broome, many students find themselves anxiously awaiting the results of the election and thinking about how it could change their futures. Chairperson of the Communications and Media arts department,Continue reading “How the 2020 Election has affected Students and Staff at SUNY Broome”

The Presidential Horse Race Enters Its Final Stretch

By Dominick Matarese | With less than a week to go until election night, both incumbent President Donald Trump, and his Democratic challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden, are leaving no shot left unfired and no stone left unturned. Heading into election night, Joe Biden is the favorite to win both the popular vote, andContinue reading “The Presidential Horse Race Enters Its Final Stretch”