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Binghamton University Integrated Electronics Engineering Center to receive $10 million in NYSTAR funding


BINGHAMTON, NY – Binghamton University’s Integrated Electronics Engineering Center’s (IEEC) designation as a New York State Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) was extended for an additional 10-year term by Empire State Development’s Division of Science, Technology and Innovation (ESD/NYSTAR). The IEEC, founded in 1991, has been classified as a CAT since the mid-1990s. As a result of the re-designation, the Center will receive nearly $10 million in NYSTAR funding over the next decade.

2-million-year-old fossils reveal hearing abilities of early humans


BINGHAMTON, NY – Research into human fossils dating back to approximately two million years ago reveals that the hearing pattern resembles chimpanzees, but with some slight differences in the direction of humans.

'Reading Lolita in Tehran' author to speak at Binghamton University


BINGHAMTON, NY – Binghamton University celebrates 50 years of awarding doctorates – the highest degree a person can attain and thus a marker of the most distinguished universities. In celebration of this anniversary, Azar Nafisi, best known as the author of the international bestseller Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books, will speak on campus at 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, in the Anderson Center Chamber Hall. The talk is free and open to the public.

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How do plants in the rainforest get enough carbon dioxide to live without people in that environment? 

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School: Glenwood Elementary School, Vestal
Grade: 5
Teacher: Mrs. Brunner
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Career Interest: Hoping to study life science

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Last Updated: 9/12/14