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Convocation 2020
April 9, 2020, 7:07 pm | Source
Cancelled Convocation Day
Due to complications arising from the Covid-19 pandemic, Convocation 2020 will not take place but we hope that next year’s arrangements will be a great addition to the campus calendar. We thank all of our supporters, Convocation Faculty Scholars, student leaders and campus community for their efforts. Campus-Wide Convocation Committee

SOC Committee
April 9, 2020, 7:00 pm | Source
Students of Concern Committee logo
Dear Campus Community, During this difficult time of transition and uncertainty, we want you to know that the SOC Committee on campus is still active and working to ensure the safety and well-being of our students. We encourage you to please continue to notify us of any student behavior that warrants concern to you including […]

SUNY Broome Faculty and Staff Supporting the Community during COVID -19
April 9, 2020, 4:46 pm | Source
Dr. Graciela Solano, Assistant Professor, Nursing (04/09/20) Dr. Graciela Solano is offering her healing practices of yoga and meditation online on the weekends to support the mental health and wellness of the Binghamton community. She is continuing to promote the wellness of the cancer patients and cancer survivors she works with by taking her Yoga4Cancer […]

Broome County Executive Jason Garnar Provides Updates on COVID-19
April 9, 2020, 3:19 pm | Source
a new initiative #CrushCOVID to further limit the density of people in heavily frequented locations and save lives
On Wednesday, April 9, 2020, Broome County Executive Jason Garnar announced a new initiative #CrushCOVID to further limit the density of people in heavily frequented locations and save lives. Individuals with an odd-numbered birth year should visit grocery stores, parks, and golf courses only on odd-numbered dates. Individuals with an even-numbered birth year should visit […]

Literary Magazine Submission Extended
April 9, 2020, 1:21 pm | Source
Breaking Ground call for submissions
Attention Writers, Poets, and Artists: Breaking Ground, the campus literary magazine, is still seeking your incredible poetry, photography, artwork, fiction and non-fiction for its 2020 issue and has extended its deadline for submissions to Friday April 17. For complete submission guidelines go to:http://www2.sunybroome.edu/english/breakingground/

New York Times Crossword Puzzle Challenge!
April 9, 2020, 12:00 pm | Source
Crossword Puzzle
Complete 4 full weeks of the New York Times Mini Puzzle and be entered to win a $50 Amazon gift card! Email a screenshot of your completed puzzle each day to studentactivities@sunybroome.edu to enter. You must complete Monday through Sunday. Weeks do not have to be consecutive. Stuck on a puzzle? Ask your friends to help! Post […]

Counseling Services is here to support you! Schedule a Telemental Health Appointment Today
April 9, 2020, 12:00 pm | Source
Counseling Services
You are not alone! SUNY Broome’s Counseling Services Department is still providing services to best support you during this time. Please check this website for details on how to access a telemental health appointment. Do you need help navigating Blackboard so that you can be successful in your course? Watch this video to help you! […]

Professional Development’s Weekly Pandemic Dispatches Blog Post
April 8, 2020, 6:12 pm | Source
Tablet, coffee, phone on a table
In this week’s installment of Professional Development’s Pandemic Dispatches, we talk a bit about kindness, joy, breaks, and the realities of marathon video conferencing sessions for our students, faculty, and staff. Keeping in spirit with this week’s blog, there will be no Pandemic Dispatches next week during the break, and we will return the following […]

Rumble Ponies Set For Home Opener On April 9 – Tune In!
April 8, 2020, 3:47 pm | Source
Binghamton Rumble Ponies logo
In light of recent news from Minor League Baseball on the postponement to the start of the 2020 season, the Binghamton Rumble Ponies are pleased to announce they will start their April 9th Home Opener on MLB The Show 20. On Thursday, April 9th the Rumble Ponies will officially start their Season against the Akron […]

Read ENI’s guide to adjusting your new routines and maintaining mental stability
April 8, 2020, 1:04 pm | Source
NexGen Maintining Word/Life Balance in Times of Uncertainty
During this time of uncertainty, it is important to maintain your work life balance. Many of you are used to your routine of getting up in the morning, getting yourself and your family ready, and preparing for a productive day in the office. With our current restrictions, it is understandable to struggle with adjusting to […]

Photography Contest – A Moment in the Life
April 8, 2020, 12:00 pm | Source
Daisy on the wood
With our ever-changing world, we find meaning in the small moments, see things that previously went unnoticed, and appreciate what we took for granted. Capture those moments in a picture! We want to see the photographic reflections of our SUNY Broome Hornets and what they are experiencing during this time. Find a moment of joy, […]

Take a Break for Positivity: Be Positive
April 8, 2020, 12:08 am | Source
Think Positive, Be Positive
Research is beginning to reveal that positive thinking is about much more than just being happy or displaying an upbeat attitude. Positive thoughts can actually create real value in your life and help you build skills that last much longer than a smile. Negative emotions narrow your mind and focus your thoughts- they shut out […]

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