OP-ED: I Can’t Pronounce “Mein Bowl” Correctly and We Should Rename It…But After Dealing with the Watson-Hitler Thing, Of Course
Campus Voices / Opinion

OP-ED: I Can’t Pronounce “Mein Bowl” Correctly and We Should Rename It…But After Dealing with the Watson-Hitler Thing, Of Course

Yesterday a writer for Pipe Dream wrote an enlightening article about the School of Engineering’s namesake and urged the university to consider a name-change. I was appalled to learn that a building I walk by every day is actually an immortalization of a Nazi sympathizer, and I fully agree that it should not be named … Continue reading

OP-ED: I (allegedly) Sneezed on the Review Sheets, Getting Everyone Sick. Yes You Still Have to Take the Test Friday
Campus / Opinion

OP-ED: I (allegedly) Sneezed on the Review Sheets, Getting Everyone Sick. Yes You Still Have to Take the Test Friday

Several students alleged via mycourses discussion threads that I sneezed on the review sheets, handed them out nonetheless, and consequently gave them the plague. Now these same students expect me to take time out of my busy schedule to give them a makeup exam. The incident (again, only alleged at this point) supposedly took place … Continue reading

OP-ED: If I knew New York State Was Going to Offer Free Tuition I Would’ve Taken FOUR Gap Years
Opinion

OP-ED: If I knew New York State Was Going to Offer Free Tuition I Would’ve Taken FOUR Gap Years

By The BUTT Staff Recently, Governor Cuomo signed into law the Excelsior Scholarship program: a provision in the New York State Budget that provide students, whose families make less than $125,000 a year, with free tuition at state colleges such as Binghamton. Frankly, I think the idea of incoming students receiving free financial aid from … Continue reading