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Binghamton University Blog: University’s Mascot Lineup Throughout the Years

Posted by Samantha Schoenfeld on March 23, 2017 For nearly seventeen years, Binghamton students have been filled with Bearcat pride. Today students can attend basketball games with a guarantee of seeing Baxter and the BU Zoo. However, if you attended … Continue reading

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The Life and Afterlife of Tahirih: Eastern and Western Perspectives

In honor of Women’s History Month and the bicentenary of the birth of the noted poet, scholar and martyr, Qurrat al-‘Ayn Tahirih (1817/8 – 1852), “the first Iranian woman to preach equality of the sexes and religious freedom” (Encyclopedia of … Continue reading

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Celebrating World Theatre Day with Max Reinhardt

Today we celebrate World Theatre Day! And who better to celebrate with than the incomparable Max Reinhardt whose spectacular, theatrical productions played a leading role in establishing the director as the key figure in theatrical production and an artistic coordinator whose … Continue reading

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Rescheduled!! New date!! Panel Discussion: Kurdish Community Perspectives: Impacting Our World

NEW DATE: April 20 All are welcome at a panel discussion reflecting the contributions of our faculty members to the learning, teaching and research of the Kurdish culture and the everyday life of its people. Join us from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, … Continue reading

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NEW DATE! Exploring everyday Kurdish life through discussion of research and world events

NEW DATE: April 20 All are welcome at a panel discussion reflecting the contributions of our faculty members to the learning, teaching and research of the Kurdish culture and the everyday life of its people. Join us from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, … Continue reading

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Did you know that a single pink rose represents pure love?

On this National Flower Day, Special Collections would like to introduce you to The Language of Flowers. Delightfully illustrated by noted 19th-century illustrator and writer, Kate Greenaway, this petite tome includes a list of over 200 plants and their figurative equivalents. … Continue reading

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Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!

The Courtship of Ferb: An Old Irish Romance transcribed in the Twelfth Century into the Book of Leister is an Irish romance, whose earliest written version is found in the twelfth-century manuscript known as the Book of Leinster. It is a … Continue reading

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Kurdish Panel Discussion POSTPONED!

Panel Discussion: Kurdish Community Perspectives: Impacting Our World This event, originally scheduled for today, 5-7pm, in the University Art Museum has been postponed! It will be rescheduled – details to follow!

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Panel Discussion: Kurdish Community Perspectives: Impacting Our World

Binghamton University Libraries invites you to a panel discussion reflecting on the contributions of our faculty members to the learning, teaching and research of the Kurdish culture and the life of its people. Join us from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, March … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion: Kurdish Community Perspectives: Impacting Our World

Binghamton University Libraries invites you to a panel discussion reflecting on the contributions of our faculty members to the learning, teaching and research of the Kurdish culture and the life of its people. Join us from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, March … Continue reading

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