Showcase of Community Opportunities
Emily Weinschenk, right, speaks with Erin Stolz, center, and Dorthy Farrell about joining the student club I.D.E.A.S. (Intellectual Decisions for Environmental Awareness Solutions) at the Showcase of Community Opportunities, held Oct. 7 at the Mandela Room in the University Union.
Photo by Jonathan Cohen
Attention parents: Infants and children needed for fun research
September 5, 2014
The Infant and Child Studies Project at Binghamton University invites families with infants and children (six months-nine years) to participate in our interactive games studying child development, particularly how children learn from 2D media (e.g., touchscreens, TV) and visual development. Our fun projects involve touchscreen computers, magnetic and virtual puzzles, eye-tracking video games and interactive television tasks. Schedule appointments at your convenience and receive $20 for your help! Contact us at 777-6225 or via e-mail
for more information. You can also check us out on our website
or like us on Facebook
Application for Undergraduate Degree for fall 2014 graduates now available
September 4, 2014
Undergraduate students planning to complete degree requirements at the end of fall 2014 must submit the Application For Degree (AFD) now available on the “Student” tab in BU BRAIN Self Service. The deadline is Friday, Oct. 31, to guarantee inclusion in the Commencement program.
Join LinkedIn group for international interests
September 3, 2014
The Binghamton University Globalistas (BUGS), a volunteer group of faculty, staff and students devoted to internationalization, created a LinkedIn group for students, alumni, faculty and staff to discuss international topics. The group, named B Global, is a place to talk about international travel, study, work and more. With more than 400 participants, B Global is also a great way to learn about globally oriented events on campus. To join, go online
Writers Sought for Ask a Scientist
August 21, 2014
The Binghamton University "Ask a Scientist" program is seeking contributors. In a partnership with the Press & Sun Bulletin, faculty and staff answer questions submitted by area school children. Answers, which run 250-450 words, are published in the newspaper and appear on the University’s Web site. Deadlines are flexible. For more information or to participate, contact John Brhel by e-mail
or at 777-2380. To see a recent column, visit the Media and Public Relations website
Sleep Quality Study
August 18, 2014
Do you feel that you sleep poorly, maybe wake up many times during the night from snoring or feel tired and fatigued during the day? The Clinical Science and Engineering Research Center at Binghamton University is looking for persons who are 40 years or older with poor sleep quality and willing to use a non-pharmacologic intervention to manage sleep. We will be running a research program to test the use of a foot vibration device to improve sleep quality. Call Lynn Baniak at 607-777-5201 to learn more about this study.
Application deadlines for the Dr. Nuala McGann Drescher Affirmative Action/Diversity Leave Program
August 6, 2014
Application deadlines for the Dr. Nuala McGann Drescher Affirmative Action/Diversity Leave Program are listed below:
Oct. 8, 2014 for leaves in the spring 2015 semester
March 4, 2015 for leaves in the fall 2015 semester
Oct. 7, 2015 for leaves in the spring 2016 semester
The program guidelines can be found online
Smoking policy revised to include tobacco use
June 30, 2014
Binghamton University has revised its Smoking Policy effective July 1, 2014, to a Tobacco Use and Smoking Policy. The policy will now prevent the use of tobacco (defined in the policy), smoking and electronic cigarettes in buildings, state vehicles and outdoors within 25 feet of flammable materials, air intakes, trash cans, entrances to buildings or operable windows, and on various loading docks. The new policy can be found online
Questions regarding the policy can be directed to JoAnn Navarro
, associate vice president for administrative services and interim CIO.
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September 11, 2013
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Keep information booth informed
August 6, 2013
The campus is reminded to send details of campus events to the Information Booth so staff there can direct visitors easily and appropriately to your events.
Submissions for electronic message signs
January 10, 2013
. Submissions for the entrance signs must be of interest to the campus and community, with a strong campus affiliation. Submissions for dining location signs should be of interest to the campus.
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