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Civil War deadlier than we thought

...the U.S. Census of 1870, which was poorly handled.Enter J. David Hacker, a demographic historian from Binghamton University in New York. He has recalculated Civil War deaths by combing through newly digitized census data from the 19th...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-04-04/civil-war-deadlier-we-thought
Overtime

...federal jury split its verdict, acquitting Durham of three of six counts. - New York police charged standout Binghamton University basketball player Emanuel "Tiki" Mayben with possessing and selling cocaine. The 22-year-old pleaded not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/25/oth_549483.shtml
Other sports
Parents look to find unique, trendy names for babies

...patterns also follow long-term trends, according to J. David Hacker, a history professor at New York's Binghamton University, who has studied U.S. first names from the Colonial era through 1920. "There was a revolution in naming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/05/liv_111264.shtml
Life & style
Choreographer Bill T. Jones dances with phantoms

...illnesses, ending one of the most exciting and controversial collaborations in recent dance history. The two met at Binghamton University in upstate New York in 1971. It was, as Jones has described it, "Bessie Smith meets Barbra Streisand." Jones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/13/art_396715.shtml
Arts
How terrorists hide messages online

...One new software package of interest to the Air Force was developed by research professor Jessica Fridrich at Binghamton University in New York state. Called "Securestego," it allows a user to return a digital image modified by steganography...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/10/tec_325443.shtml
XXX Technology
Federal Reserve Bank explains trade through comic book

...in classrooms. Nancy Wulwick used the comic on monetary policy in an economics course she taught last year at Binghamton University. "It had a very clear description of how money is created," she said. "It was done better than any of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/12/bus_225909.shtml
Business
TV craze for poker leaves college campuses flush with new players

...have a college drinking championship, or a college smoking championship.com." In New York, the turnout at Binghamton University's free poker tournaments exceeded expectations, with up to 260 players in a recent one. A last-minute Valentine's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/07/liv_411310.shtml
Life & style
Letting the chips fall

...with her Sigma Delta Tau sisters. "It is absolutely the thing to do right now." In New York, the turnout at Binghamton University's free poker tournaments exceeded expectations, with as many as 260 players in a recent one. A last-minute...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/27/met_410160.shtml
Metro
Growing brain causes mood swings in teen-agers

...their hair and stuff, but their social behavior and social structure changes dramatically," says Linda Spear of Binghamton University in New York state. Adolescent rats, for example, show more interest than adults do when strange objects are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/01/tec_304243.shtml
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