SEPTEMBER 2014

 

Homecoming 2014

Don't miss the chance to see friends at Homecoming

Homecoming weekend has a cool factor and we're not just talking about the weather. Imagine how much fun it would be to catch up with friends whom you haven't seen for years — friends who made college such a special time in your life. Read more.

 

Frederic Luskin '76, PhDHomecoming events to include launch of speaker series

At the first TIER Talks: Talks that Inspire, Educate and Resonate, an accomplished panel including several Binghamton faculty members and one alumnus (pictured: Fred Luskin '76, PhD) will discuss "Rethinking Success: Thriving in the Modern World." Read more.

 

 Alumni Art Show 2014 reflects diverse creative styles

This exhibition features artists from five decades working in a variety of media: drawing, painting, sculpture, digital prints and installation. Our Homecoming 2014 opening reception will offer an opportunity to see these fine works. Read more.

 

Alumni Global Day of ServiceSite leaders needed for Alumni Global Day of Service

You can be part of an experience that will show the world how much Binghamton University cares for its local and global communities. We are pleased to introduce Binghamton University Alumni Global Day of Service on Saturday, April 18, 2015. Read more.

 

Class of 2018 T-shirtsBinghamton opens its doors to new, returning students

The University received 28,449 freshman applications for fall 2014 admission. With an average high school GPA of 94 and SAT scores close to 1,300, the Class of 2018 is one of the most academically impressive in University history. Read more.

 

Binghamton University alumniChapters and Affinities spotlight

Team trivia and seeing a Yankee legend in action were part of two chapter activities in D.C. Metro, while Metro New York alumni are working on exciting fall events. Read more.

 

Faisal Farooqui '99Alumnus credits Binghamton for inspiring award-winning website

Faisal Farooqui '99 was born in Mumbai, India, and came to Binghamton for his undergraduate education. When he left campus, he had a degree in management and the idea for an award-winning company. Read more.

 

Binghamton UniversityPharmacy school site announced

The Binghamton University School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences will be constructed at 96 Corliss Ave. in Johnson City, one block off of Main St. near UHS Wilson Medical Center, a short drive from Lourdes Hospital and only 2.3 miles from the University’s main campus.  Read more.

 

Binghamton UniversityClark Diversity Fellowship program opens doors for graduate students

The program has helped more than 600 outstanding graduate students follow their dreams and achieve their full potential.  Read more.

 

Lisa Abbott, MBA '93Lisa Abbott, MBA '93 was the featured speaker at the summer graduation for the Manhattan-based Fast-Track Professional MBA Program. The ceremony took place at the SUNY State School of Optometry, where the PMBA classes were held. Abbott, who is a member of the Binghamton University Alumni Association Board of Directors, is chief human resource officer for the Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

 

ALUMNI NEWSMAKERS

B-CONNECTED with other graduates! B-connected is a secure virtual community only for Binghamton University alumni. Update your personal profile, search for alumni, and submit and read Class Notes. 

 

SHARE YOUR EXPERTISE WITH US! The Alumni Relations office is asked to recommend alumni who are expert speakers. If you are well-versed in subjects including national security, politics, technology, career networking, environmental studies or etiquette, please contact Melinda Holicky, associate director for alumni volunteer engagement. Include your name, class year, and a brief biography. Supporting material could include a c.v. or link to your website.

 

Liberty Mutual

The Alumni Association and Uncommon Goods (founded by David Bolotsky '85) offer the opportunity to purchase banks made from mailboxes salvaged from Newing Dining Hall. This can be a great keepsake of your time as a student at Binghamton. Banks also make great gifts! Purchase a bank today.

Last Updated: 9/26/14