Class and Major: I'm a senior studying electrical engineering
What are some of your employee duties? As a student assistant, I am in charge of fixing the Gotcha bikes which are the green
ones located in bike racks across campus. I make sure that all the equipment is running
properly from the gear to the breaks before putting them back at the hubs. If a bike
needs fixing, we put in a work order to the Gotcha Bike Company and they send that
What is your favorite aspect of your job? I love being surrounded by nature and as a student assistant, I often walk around
campus making sure the bikes are working. I also really enjoy the creativity that
the position allows; when fixing a break for instance, I have to approach a problem
from different angles and test out which gadget works best.
What is your favorite thing about Binghamton University? Being a student here has exposed me to so many different people. Especially being
a active member of Alpha Omega Epsilon, I can truly say that my favorite part of Bing
is the welcoming nature of everyone around me.
Spotlight: Call Center
NICOLE VUTERA - CALL CENTER EMPLOYEE
Class and major: I'm a junior majoring in Math and Economics.
What are your favorite things about working at the Call Center? I really appreciate the helpful atmosphere of the Call Center. If I ever get a call
where I don't know the answer, I know I can always ask any one of my co-workers who
will help me determine the best way to assist the caller. I’ve learned so much about
Binghamton that I never would’ve learned at another job!
Employee duties: The Call Center answers for various different offices on campus. As Student Information
Assistants (SIAs), we are responsible for answering questions about these offices
as well as any general questions about the University. I get to help a lot of different
people in a lot of different ways, so it’s something I really enjoy!
Where's your favorite thing about Binghamton University? My favorite thing about Binghamton University is that I’m constantly learning about
new resources and opportunities available for students.
NATHANIEL MORSE - CALL CENTER EMPLOYEE
Class and major: I'm a sophomore and a chemistry major.
What are your favorite things about working at the Call Center? My favorite thing about working as a Student Information Assistant and Trainer is
the friendly environment. Everyone is so much fun to be around and it makes me look
forward to my shifts every day.
Employee duties: The University Call Center answers the phone for nine different offices around campus;
including Financial Aid, Admissions, and many others. Most of them are offices that
receive a high volume of callers from day to day, and we help reduce the number of
calls they have to take.
Where's your favorite thing about Binghamton University? My favorite thing about Binghamton University is the gorgeous campus, and the endless
opportunities to get involved in fun activities and clubs.