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  • Students and their families are invited to participate in the University's first-ever virtual Family Weekend Oct. 23-25. Over 60 programs are scheduled including student performances, interactive Zoom gatherings, department spotlights and contests, games and giveaways. The schedule and more details can be found at the website below.

    More Info

    Contact Linda Salomons or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/parents/events/vfw.html

  • Face coverings must be used in the following instances:

    Students must cover their noses and mouths with a mask or face covering when in public spaces in the residence halls including but not limited to hallways, kitchens, lounges, laundry rooms and elevators.

    Anyone in a Binghamton University (or University affiliated) space (including buildings, grounds, shared laboratory areas, conference rooms, restrooms, elevators, parking structures, etc.) must wear a face covering or mask that covers both nose and mouth at all times, except when alone in a private room, private office, private vehicle, cubicle space when appropriate social distancing can be maintained, in a more isolated area with no other people in proximity, or when exercising outside when appropriate social distancing can be maintained.

    Face coverings must be worn in classrooms at all times.

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    Contact Katie Ellis or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/restarting-binghamton/frequently-asked-questions.html

  • ITS Technology Support Services offers the Binghamton University Remote Access Dashboard that can be found at the link below. This dashboard allows for connections between a student’s personal computer and select ‘socially distanced’ macOS computers in the Science 3 West Pod.

    We can now offer these specially licensed software titles on the macOS platform for remote access:
    • Adobe Illustrator CS6
    • Adobe InDesign CS6
    • Adobe Photoshop CS6
    • Maple 2020
    • Mathematica 12.1
    • MatLab 2020a
    • SPSS v25

    These computers are accessible via the Binghamton University VPN at https://binghamton.service-now.com/sp?id=kb_article&sys_id=c9cb558cdb6f8410de8df4641f9619a8
    Windows users will need a VNC client found at https://www.realvnc.com/en/connect/download/viewer/ for the connection. With these two pieces in place, and your BU Domain credentials, you can easily choose any of the available computers on the dashboard. For more information, contact Cheryl Tarbox at ctarbox@binghamton.edu.

    Need remote access to Windows? BingView at http://bingview.binghamton.edu provides remote access to Windows Virtual Desktops with a variety of specialized software.

    For issues, questions or help, contact the ITS Help Desk.

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    Contact Help Desk at 607-777-6420 or visit https://remoteaccess.labstats.com/binghamton-university

  • ?All eligible, registered voters can go to the polls beginning Saturday, Oct. 24, at any of the following locations:

    • Broome County Public Library - 185 Court St., Downtown Binghamton
    • Oakdale Mall - 601-635 Harry L Drive, Village of Johnson City
    • George F Johnson Memorial Library - 1001 Park St., Village of Endicott
    • Taste NY Building - 840 Upper Front St, Cornell Cooperative Extension, Town of Dickinson

    Voting hours are:
    • 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24
    • Noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25
    • Noon-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 26
    • Noon-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27
    • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28
    • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29
    • 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30
    • 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31
    • Noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1

    For additional information, visit the Broome County Board of Elections website at the link below.

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    Contact Katie Ellis or visit https://www.broomevotes.com/earlyvoting

  • Binghamton University encourages active student participation in all local, state and national elections. Students have the right to register to vote here in Broome County if they are living in the county while attending school, or they may register at the address where they live while they are not at school.

    Students living on campus can register using their campus address and can vote at the on-campus polling place in the Events Center on Election Day. Students living off campus can register with their off-campus address and vote at the designated polling place near their residence.

    Students choosing to register using their home address will need to vote via absentee ballot if they cannot vote in person at their designated polling place.

    Students who were previously registered on campus but now live off campus are no longer eligible to vote on campus. They should update their registration using their current off-campus address or home address.

    All N.Y. voters can request an absentee ballot due to the pandemic using the “temporary illness” excuse and can submit their request electronically for the November election. If you plan to vote absentee, the United States Postal Service cannot guarantee timely delivery of ballots requested less than 15 days before an election.

    Remaining deadlines for the Nov. 3 general election:

    Oct. 27: Last day to postmark absentee request application or submit request via fax, email or BOE web portal (Note: USPS cannot guarantee timely delivery of ballots requested less than 15 days before an election)
    • N.Y. online absentee ballot request: https://rebrand.ly/ny-absentee

    Nov. 2: Last day to apply in person for absentee ballot

    Nov. 3 (Election Day): Last day to postmark absentee ballot (must be received by the local BOE no later than Nov. 10) and last day to deliver ballot in person to the local BOE (by someone other than the voter). (Note: USPS recommends mailing your ballot at least seven days before Election Day.)

    For more information, visit the Center for Civic Engagement website at http://binghamton.edu/cce/vote or email us at cce@binghamton.edu or visit us in UU-137. CCE staff are trained to assist with voter registration and absentee ballot applications. The CCE has voter registration forms available, and students may drop off completed forms in the office or in a secure drop box outside the office. If you are unsure if you are registered to vote, you can check your registration status at http://canivote.org

    If you have specific questions about registering to vote or how to vote, call 1-800-FOR-VOTE (TDD call 1-800-533-8683), the Broome County Board of Elections at 607-778-2172 or the Center for Civic Engagement at 607-777-4287.

    This message is in compliance with New York State Election Law and the National Voter Registration Act.

    More information: Alison Twang or http:// binghamton.edu/cce/vote

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    Contact Alison Handy Twang

  • Binghamton cares about your success! That’s why we’re using the Starfish Student Success Network. If you have a question or a concern that is impacting your success, Starfish can help you get assistance. Visit http://my.binghamton.edu and select Starfish under Useful Links. In the navigation menu, select “Request Help” and chose one of the topics. Be sure to add detailed comments about your request so the appropriate person has the information they need to best assist you.

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    Contact Starfish or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/academics/starfish/student-resources.html

  • Due to decreased ridership, BC Transit has discontinued the “Express” #9 bus to SUNY Broome. However, the “Local” #9 bus will continue to run.

    The departure times from Binghamton University will be at :25 after the hour, starting at 7:25 a.m. and continuing until the final run at 5:25 p.m. each day.

    Departure time from SUNY Broome will be at :55 each hour, starting at 7:55 a.m. and continuing until the final run at 5:55 p.m. each day.

    Note: The departure location from Binghamton University for the “Local 9” will remain across from Rafuse Hall. This is the stop directly behind where the “Express 9” stop was located.

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    Contact Transportation and Parking Services

  • Binghamton University Information Technology Service (ITS) requests that all VPN users begin to sign in to the VPN using their BU domain account by Dec. 1. This can be accomplished by selecting the "BU Domain Users" Realm in the "Please select a Realm" list on the Pulse Secure VPN Client. If you have saved your settings in Pulse Secure, you will not see the list of Realms. Find the steps to edit the saved settings at the link below.

    Note that your username and password for the BU Domain matches your current PODs (Binghamton University computer account) username and password. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to begin using the new BU Domain Users option immediately as on Dec. 15, the PODs, BGM and Decker domains will be removed from the VPN entirely.

    The BU Domain is an initiative by ITS to consolidate the many login domains (PODs, BGM, Decker) that exist for technology usage at the University. Transitioning the VPN to using this new authentication source is one of the first steps in allowing the University community to begin using the BU Domain.

    For issues, questions or help, contact the ITS Help Desk.

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    Contact Help Desk at 607-777-6420

  • Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger has released his quarterly report for the months of July through September 2020.

    Check out the report’s easy-to-navigate pages to learn about Binghamton University’s activities and initiatives in his report and those of the vice presidents for academic affairs; advancement; communications and marketing; diversity, equity and inclusion; operations; student affairs; research; and the director of athletics and executive director of the Binghamton University Foundation.

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    Contact Katie Ellis or visit https://binghamton.edu/news/president/2646

  • Career Development

  • Students of all majors and class years are welcome to attend this session from 1:10-2:10 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27! Learn from alumni who were once in your shoes as they bring their wisdom back to campus to share with you!

    Zoom event: https://binghamton.zoom.us/j/99898958941

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    Contact Colleen McAvoy or visit https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/568048

  • Join us from 1-2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27, via Zoom, for an overview of professional skills and a career panel that will discuss interview preparation, the utilization of Binghamton Resources, and general recruitment advice. Delta Sigma Pi panelists from different majors in Harpur, such as economics and actuarial science, and the School of Management, will discuss their career paths and the steps they took to achieve internships and opportunities at Binghamton University. It is possible to pursue a career in business with many different backgrounds.

    Register at the link below.

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    Contact Colleen McAvoy or visit https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/597461

  • Are you feeling frightened by the idea of finding a career? Don’t be! Join us virtually from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, to connect virtually with alumni from a variety of industries to learn about their roles, how they got there and things you can do to take the next step toward your future!

    Industries represented include:
    • business and entrepreneurship
    • science and healthcare
    • engineering and IT
    • arts and communication
    • education and human services
    • government, policy and law

    This event will be held on the Remo platform. Register in HireBing and you will be sent a link to login

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    Contact Colleen S McAvoy or visit https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/588085

  • Candidates from all majors invited to a virtual multi-school job and internship fair being held from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29.

    Visit with multiple employers throughout the afternoon.

    Go to hireBING at the link below to register.

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    Contact Colleen McAvoy or visit https://binghamton.joinhandshake.com/events/568587

  • Building a reputation for outstanding quality does not happen by accident. The Quality Management Fundamentals online, self-paced course starts Wednesday, Oct. 28 and ends Sunday, Nov 22. The course teaches several proven and powerful quality management methods for ensuring that the products and services your business provides are meeting the performance expectations that your customers demand. Instructor is Daryl Santos, professor of systems science and industrial engineering. Successful course participants will receive the Quality Management Foundations badge.

    Register online at the link below.

    For more info, contact Astrid Stromhaug or visit the link below.

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    Contact Astrid Stromhaug or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/watson/continuing-education/quality-management/quality-management-fundamentals.html

  • Project Management Essentials is an online, self-paced course that will start Wednesday, Oct. 28 and end Tuesday, Nov. 24. In this course you will learn that project management is more than just a set of tools; it is a result-oriented management style that places a premium on building collaborative relationships among a diverse group of people who work together. Instructor is Assistant Professor of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering Yong Wang.

    Register online at the link below.

    For more info, contact Astrid Stromhaug or visit the link below.

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    Contact Astrid Stromhaug or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/watson/continuing-education/engineering-management/project-management.html

  • Advanced Machine Learning is an online, self-paced course that will start Monday, Nov. 2 and end Sunday, Nov. 29. The course will cover key machine learning concepts and algorithms, including: Probability review, point estimation techniques, perceptrons, neural network model, support vector machines, K nearest neighbors and machine-learning and inference procedures and concepts. Instructor is Assistant Professor of Computer Science Arti Ramesh.

    Register at the link below.

    For more information, contact Astrid Stromhaug or visit the link below.

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    Contact Astrid Stromhaug or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/watson/continuing-education/data-science/advanced-machine-learning.html

  • Virtual Employer Treks | Jan. 4-8
    Get insider information on career opportunities, learn how to stand out as an applicant and peek into an organization’s culture. There are 20+ employer treks to choose from. To apply, complete the online info session at the link below by Friday, Nov. 6. Applications open in hireBING Sunday, Nov. 8.

    Virtual Networking Night | Jan. 5
    Connect with 100+ successful alumni from a variety of industries who are eager to share career advice with you!
    Learn more at http://binghamton.edu/connect

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    Contact Fleishman Center or visit https://binghamton.edu/ccpd/connect/nyc-treks.html

  • Representatives from over 130 graduate and professional programs from across the country will be available from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, to speak with you virtually about programs, faculty, admission requirements and more. Sign up in hireBING at the link below to meet virtually with representatives.

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    Contact Colleen McAvoy or visit https://binghamton.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/15463

  • You've decided that graduate school is the next step for you. Now comes the hard part: figuring out how to pay for it. In this session from noon-1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, our tips and tools will help you explore your options for financing your graduate degree. Topics include financial aid, scholarships, grants, loans and more.

    Zoom link: https://binghamton.zoom.us/j/99462804666

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    Contact Colleen McAvoy or visit https://binghamton.joinhandshake.com/events/571315

  • Now is a great time to connect with new people and build your professional network virtually, and the Fleishman Center can help! Join Mentor Match and get support from Binghamton alumni working in your field of interest. It’s free and open to all students. Sign up now and get matched with a mentor!

    Match Madness
    The first 250 students who make a new connection with a mentor now through Friday, Nov. 20 will receive an $10 e-gift card!

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    Contact Erin Wise or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/programs/mentor-match/index.html

  • Interested in earning a Master in Business Administration (MBA) degree?

    The School of Management has MBA options for all majors, with most only taking one extra year of study to complete.

    Learn more at one of our upcoming virtual info sessions, where you'll have the opportunity to get all of your questions answered. We'll be reviewing program expectations, eligibility and the application process.

    Register for one of our upcoming events at the link below.

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    Contact Alesia Wheeler-Wade or visit https://gograd.binghamton.edu/portal/som-grad-events

  • Binghamton University's Master of Science in Data Analytics program allows you to earn your degree in only 10 months!

    Learn more about the program at an upcoming virtual info session. We'll discuss eligibility, expectations, and the application process, and answer any questions you may have.

    Register at link below for one of the following sessions:
    • 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 8
    • 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8
    • 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21
    • 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21
    • 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 2
    • 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18
    • 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18
    • 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1

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    Contact Manoj Agarwal, program director or visit https://gograd.binghamton.edu/portal/data-analytics-info

  • General

  • The Binghamton University Council/Foundation Award for service to the University is a combined award of the Binghamton University Council and the Binghamton University Foundation.

    Awards are given annually to individuals of the Binghamton University community who have served the campus with outstanding dedication and provided exemplary service and/or leadership to the University.

    Recipients receive $1,000 and a certificate.

    This year's recipients are:
    • Nicole Rouhana, assistant professor and director of Graduate Programs, Decker College of Nursing and Health Sciences
    • Gail B. Rattinger, vice dean and chair of the Department of Health Outcomes and Administrative Services, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Beth Riley, assistant dean of students and director of Case Management Services
    • Jacob Kerr, undergraduate student in the Harpur Individualized Major Program
    • Amanda Zdimal, doctoral student in biological sciences

    More Info

    Contact Katie Ellis

  • Binghamton University's Center for Learning and Teaching is looking for current undergraduate and graduate students to serve on a technology panel Friday, Nov. 13. There will be two student panels: Humanities from 1-2 p.m. and STEM from 2-3 p.m. These panels will discuss the role of technology in higher education and ideas for instructors to improve their teaching and their students' experiences.

    We are looking for students to share their expectations for the use of technology in and out of the classroom and the direction they would like to see educational technology take in the future.

    If you would like to participate in the panel, fill out the 2020 CLT Student Tech Panel form at the link below by Wednesday, Oct. 28.

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    Contact Cherie van Putten or visit (https://forms.gle/dXbyBi8GrA4svgh67)

  • Do you have an idea for a new product or a startup? Did you just launch a startup? Are you conducting exciting new research that could become a real-world product?

    Join us for the NSF I-Corps Regional Course to explore the product-market fit for your innovation or company, while getting access to $3,000 in funding.

    The three-week virtual course starts Wednesday, Oct. 28. Apply at https://airtable.com/shrbu7ZmOVibBihzE

    For questions, contact Olga Petrova.

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    Contact Olga Petrova or visit https://southerntierincubator.com/i-corps/

  • Carve out a new tradition and give blood at the American Red Cross blood drive from noon-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, at the Quality Inn & Suites, 4105 Vestal Parkway East, Vestal. Donors will receive a Halloween T-shirt, a free Save Around coupon book, a $5 Amazon gift card via email and the chance to win one of five $1,000 Amazon.com gift cards. Visit http://redcrossblood.org for an appointment or download the Blood Donor app and enter sponsor code QUALITYINN, or call 1-800-REDCROSS (1-800-733-2767).

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    Contact Katie Ellis

  • The Binghamton University Bookstore is starting to return all unsold fall semester materials to the publishers. Now is the time to purchase or rent any needed course books or materials you may still need for the fall semester. Stop by the first floor of the Bookstore for assistance or place an online order at the link below for shipping or instore pickup.

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    Contact Binghamton Bookstore or visit https://binghamton.bncollege.com/

  • Compete against other schools in New York and the America East Conference, and prove Binghamton is ready to vote!

    Make your pledge at the link below.

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    Contact Kayla LaVoice or visit http://bit.ly/BingVotePledge

  • Do you have a plan to vote? N.Y. voters have three ways to cast their vote!

    1. Vote absentee/by mail: request your ballot online ASAP and no later than Oct. 27: https://rebrand.ly/ny-absentee
    Complete and postmark your ballot as soon as you receive it and no later than Nov. 3.

    2. Vote early in person from Oct. 24 to Nov. 1: find Broome County early voting locations and hours at https://www.broomevotes.com/earlyvoting or check with your local board of elections.

    3. Vote in person on Election Day from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 3. On-campus students registered with their current campus address vote in the Events Center. Off-campus students find your polling place online: https://voterlookup.elections.ny.gov/.

    You can find all relevant forms and deadlines, complete a pledge to vote (and be entered to win prizes!) and learn what’s on the ballot at the Center for Civic Engagement’s website at the link below. Or, stop in the CCE in UU-137 to ask questions, get a stamp for your ballot and more!

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    Contact Alison Handy Twang or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/cce/vote

  • Part of your voting plan should be researching what races and which candidates you'll have the option of voting on — there's more at stake than just the presidential race!

    Visit the Center for Civic Engagement's website for a rundown on who's on the ballot in Broome County, including candidate interview videos for the U.S. House of Representatives 22nd Congressional District and Broome County Family Court Judge races.

    And if you're voting in your home county, you can enter your address and find out who will be on your ballot thanks to our BallotReady widget. Be an informed voter this election season!

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    Contact Alison Handy Twang or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/cce/vote/issues.html

  • Join us at one of the following dates and times for a virtual conversation about our program offerings, careers and internships in human rights, and the application process.

    • Noon Friday, Sept. 25
    • 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7
    • Noon Thursday, Oct. 22
    • 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5
    • Noon Tuesday, Nov. 17
    • 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 30

    Register online at the link below.

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    Contact Suzy Lee or visit https://gograd.binghamton.edu/portal/ccpa-hr-info

  • Health and Wellness

  • As part of Red Ribbon Week (Oct. 23-31), HPPS is asking students and staff to create a 30-second video promoting the importance of preventing alcohol and drug misuse among college students.

    Submissions can be made to HPPS@binghamton.edu through the end of October. We will then select a winner and enter it into the national contest.

    For more information on the national PSA contest visit the link below.

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    Contact HPPS or visit https://www.campusdrugprevention.gov/psacontest

  • Register for MHOPE's Mental Health Advocacy training offered from noon-3:30 p.m. Nov. 7 and 8. Participants only need to attend training on one of the days.

    Gain resume-worthy knowledge regarding topics such as suicide prevention, stigma and advocacy, and stress management and self-care. Email outreach@binghamton.edu with any questions!

    More Info

    Contact Samantha Symes or visit https://forms.gle/s843XuHu2ydJ3EXy6

  • While we usually start our Stress-free Bing right before finals, we realize our students need this more than ever so we're starting early! Check our calendar at the link below for a list of resources, events and giveaways going on through the end of the semester. Take advantage of these opportunities to maintain your well-being, connect with others and find new friends. Check back often for updates.

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    Contact Cindy Blackman or visit https://www.binghamton.edu/dean-of-students/programs-services/stressfreebing.html

  • Research

  • If you are 18+ years old, you are eligible to answer our anonymous survey about awareness of resources and risks related to raising healthy families.

    It should take 10 to 15 minutes, and your answers will be kept anonymous. No personal identification information will be collected. Find the survey at the link below.

    This study has been approved by the Binghamton University Institutional Review Board.

    Contact FRI Public Health, PI Jodi Dowthwaite.

    More Info

    Contact Jodi Dowthwaite, PhD or visit http://binghamton.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0wCbpNmWaXRkuvr

  • Do you have an idea for a new product or a startup? Did you just launch a startup? Are you conducting exciting new research that could become a real-world product?

    Join Binghamton's Office of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Partnerships for the National Science Foundation I-Corps Regional Course. Explore the product-market fit for your innovation or company, while getting access to $3,000 in funding.

    The free, three-week virtual course starts Monday, Nov. 2. Learn more and apply at the link below.

    More Info

    Contact Olga Petrova or visit https://southerntierincubator.com/i-corps/

  • You are eligible to answer our anonymous survey at the link below if you meet the following criteria:
    • You are enrolled as a Binghamton University student in fall 2020.
    • Your current age is 18-26 years.

    This survey should take 20-25 minutes to complete and your answers will be kept anonymous. No personal identification information will be collected.

    This study has been approved by the Binghamton University Institutional Review Board.

    Contact FRI Public Health, PI Jodi Dowthwaite

    More Info

    Contact Jodi Dowthwaite or visit http://binghamton.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_7P5ZyS7enHJ2EC1

  • Speakers and Lectures

  • Binghamton University is partnering with other U.S. and international universities for the Let Us Dream 2020 Virtual Triennial International Conference, scheduled for 8:30 a.m.-11 a.m. EST Friday through Sunday, Nov. 20-22.

    Registration is free, but required, and the conference is open to the public.

    The three-day event will focus on education, health and social community improvement initiatives.

    Opening address speakers include Binghamton University President Harvey Stenger. College of Community and Public Affairs Dean Laura Bronstein will be an education panelist.

    In addition, musicians from around the world will come together to promote global harmony.

    Visit the link below for details and to register.

    More Info

    Contact Andy Morris or visit https://letusdream.org/triennial-conference/

  • Student Activities

  • SEEK (607-777-4357) is a student-run, student-centered mental health helpline that works to help Binghamton students with any kind of problem. We focus on offering support, empathy, empowerment and kindness to students. We offer a semester-long training with a University Counseling Center counselor to learn about counseling skills and resources on campus. You can find the application on B-Engaged under the SEEK group page in "Surveys & Forms" and if you have any questions, contact seek@binghamtonsa.org.

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    Contact Casey Phelan or visit http://cglink.me/s36908

  • What are you doing for International Education Week? The Office of International Education and Global Initiatives (IEGI) is gathering a list of campus-wide activities for International Education Week (IEW), to be held Nov. 16-20, alongside our own planned events. Join in celebrating the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. Your group or department is encouraged to plan a workshop, activity, lecture, performance or other event with an international focus that week or close to IEW.

    The IEGI is collecting events using the form at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfEMCN3ZWQSoMrfdI6VhKBYcPghmEmSkD1x6gXyVI1aQVxs5g/viewform

    We will then advertise events in the calendar at the link below, which is automatically updated from the Google Form. Submit your events as soon as possible! If you have any questions, reach out to Anna Biuso.

    More Info

    Contact Anna Biuso or visit http://bit.ly/BingIEW2020

  • Training

  • Join us from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov, 18, for a virtual webinar with Gary Smith, hosted by the Institute for Justice and Well-Being, Department of Social Work, and Central/Western Community Schools Technical Assistance Center.

    Workshop participants shall become more knowledgeable and capable of strengthening their application of the dynamics, techniques and potential for enhancing interprofessional collaboration and practice in domains such as healthcare, family services, addiction treatment and veterans services. Upon the conclusion of this seminar, participants will be prepared to:

    • Explain the process and dynamics associated with interprofessional and collaborative practice.
    • Apply effective principles related to interprofessional and collaborative practice.
    • Enhance interprofessional and collaborative practice.
    • Understand a method for determining the effectiveness of inter-professional and collaborative practice.

    3 Social Work Contact Hours available!

    Use the link below and visit the Institute for Justice and Well-Being website for more information!

    More Info

    Contact Debbie Collett-O'Brien or visit http://bit.ly/bing-ijwb

  • Binghamton University students, faculty and staff are invited to attend this 30-minute training session focused on the opioid epidemic, barriers to care and the proper use of naloxone.

    • Sessions are being held at noon on the following Wednesdays: Sept. 9, Oct. 7 and Nov. 4.
    • Sessions are being held at 5:30 p.m. on the following Wednesdays: Sept. 9, Nov. 4 and Dec. 2.

    All participants will receive a certificate of training and be given the opportunity to acquire free naloxone.

    Register for a session through B-Engaged at https://bengaged.binghamton.edu

    Click the green Sign in button, click the green BU Login button, enter your PODS credentials and click Login. In the Search Events box, enter opioid and register for the session you are interested in.

    Any questions/comments, feel free to contact Bennett Doughty, program director.

    More Info

    Contact Bennett Doughty

  • Workshops

  • Looking for some assistance dealing with your online courses? Join Harpur Advisors for an informative virtual session from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27, on how to manage your online coursework and ensure that you're keeping up with your assignments.

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    Contact Evan Mills or visit https://binghamton.zoom.us/j/95725157654

  • Join us from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, for this webinar with David Schultz '80, MA '86, hosted by the Harper College Alumni Association and the Institute for Justice and Well-Being.

    The United States is the only democracy in the world that does not select its president or prime minister by popular vote. Instead, the president is chosen by the Electoral College. This talk looks at why the constitutional framers created the Electoral College, how it works, and whether it should be retained, replaced or revamped.

    More details and registration information are available at the link below.

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    Contact Debbie Collett-O'Brien or visit http://bit.ly/DS-Elec-College

  • The Binghamton Biofilm Research Center offers a hands-on workshop, “Working with microorganisms” Monday, Nov. 9, Wednesday, Nov. 11, and Friday, Nov. 13. The workshop will include both online instruction and in-person hands-on skill practice. Each day of the workshop will include online instruction, through Zoom, from 9-10:30 a.m. and in-person sessions from 2-4 p.m. in S3-217. All participants must attend the online and in-person session for all three days.

    The purpose of this workshop is to train Binghamton University students, staff and faculty in basic microbiology techniques. Attendees who successfully complete the training and attend all three online and in-person sessions will be certified by the Binghamton University Institutional Biosafety Committee to work in BSL-1 and BSL-2 labs. The workshop will focus on medium preparation and autoclaving, aseptic technique in the handling of microorganisms, determining the overall number and purity of bacteria in a sample, and stock culture preparation. No prior microbiology knowledge is required. Seats are limited. To register, contact Courtney Kleeschulte. Registration must be by noon on Friday, Oct. 30.

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    Contact Courtney Kleeschulte