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The Indian Prophet is Special Collections’ Featured Book for November 2013

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, the Special Collections featured book for November is The Indian Prophet: Bilingual Poems From the Ahtna Athabaskan by John E. Smelcer. Dr. Smelcer received his Ph.D. in English and Creative Writing from Binghamton University, where he received the … Continue reading

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Maria Mazziotti Gillan reading at Binghamton University on 11/13/12

Maria Mazziotti Gillan will read from her newly released book, The Place I Call Home, on Tuesday, November 13. The reading will take place in Science I Room 149 @ 8:00 p.m. the event is free and open to the public. … Continue reading

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In celebration of National Poetry Month: Poetry in Motion is Special Collections featured book for April 2012

Launched in 1992 by the Poetry Society of America and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Poetry in Motion, now known as Arts for Transit, is today one of the most popular public literary programs in American history. This outstanding program places poetry … Continue reading

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Distinguished Service Professor Aldo Bernardo Dies

Binghamton University Libraries’  and Special Collections were saddened to hear of the passing of friend, Aldo Bernardo. Bernardo, 91, was a distinguished service professor of Italian and comparative literature. He earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Brown University and his … Continue reading

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Harpur College in the Bartle Era is Featured Book for October 2011

Harpur College in the Bartle Era, by Stephen McIntire, is the first published history of Harpur College, the undergraduate college of Binghamton University.  This history covers the years 1946-1964, from the incorporation of the college into the State University of … Continue reading

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SUNY Celebrates 60 Years!

“Celebration: Binghamton University and SUNY Look Back Sixty Years” documents the history of Binghamton University from its humble beginnings as the Triple Cities College, to its inclusion into the state university system, to the University of today. The exhibit highlights … Continue reading

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