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Planned system outages
May 23, 2018, 8:10 pm | Source
As the semester comes to an end, ITS will be performing system updates, enhancements and replacements. ​ A network outage is scheduled for the evening of Thursday, May 24 2018, starting at 6 p.m. On campus network services will be disabled throughout the night​ and possibly at​ intermittent ​times​ on Friday, May 25. ​​External services ​such as ​Gmail and MyCollege will still be accessible from off-campus. […]

Dressed to the nines: Student Village celebrates seniors with the Gatsby Banquet
May 23, 2018, 3:19 pm | Source
The Student Village broke out the glitz and the glitter for its end-of-the-year Gatsby Banquet, which recognized graduating seniors. The event featured a 1920s theme and even a red carpet where students could get their photos taken. Students and residence life staff dressed to the nines, with suits and fringed dresses. Senior Resident Assistants include:  […]

Globe trotters: Follow the adventures of our London and Literature course!
May 23, 2018, 1:52 pm | Source
The London and Literature class will be leaving on Monday, May 28 and returning on Tuesday, June 5. Follow our adventures on our blog at: https://lit296.wordpress.com

Join us for Karaoke on Renewal Day! You don’t need to register!
May 22, 2018, 5:23 pm | Source
Lights, sirens … singing!  Investigator Marie Finelli is hosting Public Safety-oke, a judgment-free karaoke session featuring all styles of music, from 1 to 4 p.m. on Renewal Day. You have the right to sing any song you please, and absolutely nothing will be held against you in the court of song! There’s no need to […]

SUNY Broome Commencement to be held on May 24
May 22, 2018, 3:13 pm | Source
-1,338 Students Will Graduate as the Spring 2018 Semester Concludes- SUNY Broome’s Spring 2018 graduation ceremony will be held at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, May 24 at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena, which is located in downtown Binghamton. SUNY Broome President Kevin E. Drumm will welcome students, as well as local dignitaries from across the region, parents, family and […]

In the Community: Downtown Singers’ concert features rarely performed Brahms
May 22, 2018, 2:11 pm | Source
The Binghamton Downtown Singers’ upcoming all-Brahms program will feature a variety of choral works, most never performed before by the Singers and many rarely heard anywhere in concert. The chorus includes several SUNY Broome graduates and Professor Glenn Modrak. “An Evening of Brahms” will be begin at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at Sarah Jane […]

Visit the Emerald Isle: Join SUNY Broome for Irish Literature this Fall and see Ireland with new eyes
May 21, 2018, 3:58 pm | Source
Ireland is a nation known for its striking beauty, its political turmoil, and its long and illustrious literary history. We invite you to join SUNY Broome Professors Mary Donnelly and Andrew Haggerty for LIT 277: Irish Literature, followed by an eight-day trip to the Emerald Isle! The course itself will be a survey of Irish […]

SUNY Broome Students tour NYS Emergency Preparedness Training Center
May 21, 2018, 1:46 pm | Source
SUNY Broome Criminal Justice & Emergency Services Adjunct Instructor Joe Julian and Assistant Professor Leigh Morrissey  took a group of students from the Criminal Justice & Emergency Services Student Association (CJESSA) to the New York State  Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Services Preparedness Training Center (SPTC) in Oriskany on May 11, 2018. This facility provides first responders (law enforcement […]

The Monday Poem: ‘Because’ by Nikki Giovanni
May 20, 2018, 8:12 pm | Source
The Monday Poem is brought to you by Professor Jim Gormley of the English Department. BECAUSE by Nikki Giovanni I wrote a poem for you because you are my little boy I wrote a poem for you because you are my darling daughter and in this poem I sang a song that says as time […]

From Haiti to Ireland: Global Service Learning helps Kassidy and Phoebe set their future course
May 18, 2018, 8:54 pm | Source
While studying public health in Ireland, SUNY Broome students had the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of a different healthcare system, and to share their skills and talents in service of others. But the Irish had much to teach them as well, whether in rural Wexford and Donegal or urban Dublin. For one, […]

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