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New TV spot is a homegrown effort

What does it take to shoot a modern TV spot? Expensive equipment? A 40-man crew? A gargantuan budget? For Binghamton University, all it takes is some teamwork. The University’s new 30-second TV spot, “Binghamton – This Is Premier,” is a … Continue reading

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University Archives materials featured in Binghamton’s New Commercial!

The new Binghamton University TV commercial, This Is Premier, showcases our school’s history — with a creative twist. Check out how it all came together. Real props University Archivist Yvonne Deligato pulled yearbooks, hats, apparel and photographs from the University Archives to give … Continue reading

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Exhibit in Special Collections: Heart of the Campus A View into Residence Hall Life at Binghamton University

                This exhibit explores the history of the residential communities and their unique traditions, events and activities. The exhibit is located in the Special Collections, Preservation and University Archives Department of Bartle Library … Continue reading

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October is New York State Archives Month!

October is New York State Archives month—and American Archives Month.  It is a time to celebrate and promote the rich and diverse documentary heritage of the state by increasing public awareness of archival materials and repositories and by acknowledging the … Continue reading

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Coming to Voice is Special Collections’ Featured Book for September 2014

As the academic year begins, Binghamton University Special Collections has chosen Coming to Voice: Writing Personal, Civic, and Academic Arguments, edited by Kelly Kinney and Sean Fenty, as its the featured book for September 2014.  This textbook serves as the basis for … Continue reading

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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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