NOVEMBER 2014

 

Lisa Kalner Williams '92 and Liz Joyce '11

Young alumna speaks to power of Binghamton connections

When Liz Joyce '11 (right of photo) moved from New York to Boston last summer, she didn't know many people, let alone professional contacts. Needing help adjusting to her new surroundings, she reached out to the Binghamton alumni network in her area. Read more.

 

 Harpur Edge program launches

A new Harpur College program is providing students with the resources necessary to enrich their academic experience and prepare them for careers and lifelong learning. Read more.

 

 Campus celebrates Admissions Center

Beautiful. Tradition. Contemporary. Green. Resourceful. Collaborative. These words come to mind when Provost Donald Nieman thinks of the University’s new Admissions Center.  Read more.

 

Jim Broschart, MBA '92Q&A with Jim Broschart, VP for Advancement

Jim Broschart, MBA '92 came on board in July and hit the ground running with plans to expand the division's reach and, therefore, the support it provides to Binghamton University. 
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Binghamton UniversityAlumna creates scholarship to continue father's legacy

With her family and friends, Fang Lu '97 created a scholarship that will enable aspiring engineers to pursue their dreams. Read more.

 

 Chapters and affinities spotlight

Michael Kerner '86, CEO of general insurance for Zurich Insurance Group, was the featured speaker at the School of Management's Nov. 12 event in New York City. See a recap of recent events and learn when and where you can connect with other Binghamton graduates. Read more.

 

Wanted: Your stories!

We want to showcase diversity at Binghamton University in all forms. The goal is to develop a timeline that will be featured on the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion website as well as in other forms of social media. Share a quote or story about something related to diversity during your time at Binghamton. For example: Do you think Binghamton is making progress in this area? What are different ways students from all backgrounds can be involved? How did you help to improve diversity on campus? In what direction do you think the University is headed? Are there any thoughts you would like to share? Please send your quotes as well as photos to Adam Priest at apriest1@binghamton.edu.

 

ALUMNI NEWSMAKERS

B-CONNECTED with other graduates! B-connected is a secure virtual community only for Binghamton University alumni. Update your personal profile, search for alumni, and submit and read Class Notes. 

 

SHARE YOUR EXPERTISE WITH US! The Alumni Relations office is asked to recommend alumni who are expert speakers. If you are well-versed in subjects including national security, politics, technology, career networking, environmental studies or etiquette, please contact Melinda Holicky, associate director for alumni volunteer engagement. Include your name, class year and a brief biography. Supporting material could include a c.v. or link to your website.

 

Liberty Mutual

 

Newing bank

The Alumni Association and Uncommon Goods (David Bolotsky '85, founder) offer the opportunity to purchase banks made from mailboxes salvaged from Newing Dining Hall. This can be a great gift or keepsake of your time as a student.

 

 

Binghamton University Bookstore

'TIS THE SEASON to stock up on Binghamton gear! Alumni and University spirit items make great gifts - for you and those near and dear. The Binghamton University Bookstore is your one-stop shop for apparel, accessories and home decor goods.

Last Updated: 9/26/16