Binghamton University’s Student Volunteers Save Lives

Binghamton University’s student run EMT volunteer services, Harpur’s Ferry has saved the lives of many with their quick and reliable services. These students also saved the patients of two cardiac …

Source: www.wicz.com/story/33980667/binghamton-universitys-student-volunteers-save-lives

Harpur’s Ferry celebrates 40th anniversary

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the award-winning student volunteer ambulance service, Harpur’s Ferry. The volunteer ambulance operates 24/7 every day of the year and responds to emergency calls from any and all students and faculty who request its help.

Source: www.bupipedream.com/news/24676/harpur8217s-ferry-celebrates-40th-anniversary-student-run-ambulance-services-campus-broome-county-community-free-of-charge/

Good Samaritan Law’ to make calls for overdose emergencies easier

New York’s “911 Good Samaritan Law,” which allows anyone making a 911 call about a drug or alcohol-related overdose in progress to avoid facing criminal penalties, took effect Sunday.

Source: www.bupipedream.com/news/4964/good-samaritan-law-to-make-calls-for-overdose-emergencies-easier/

Events Center, West Gym shelter 1,000 from floods

More than 1,000 people from the greater Binghamton area spent Wednesday night and Thursday morning inside Binghamton University’s Events Center and West Gym seeking shelter from the danger of flooding caused by a deluge of rain on Wednesday.

Source: www.bupipedream.com/news/7135/events-center-west-gym-shelter-1000-from-floods/

Youths nearly drown in nature preserve pond over break

Two boys were rescued from the Nature Preserve pond last week, after the ice they were playing on gave way and they fell into the…

Source: www.bupipedream.com/archive/789/youths-nearly-drown-in-nature-preserve-pond-over-break/

Pipe Dream asks: Who is Harpur’s Ferry?

When P.J. Germano packs his bag for class, he makes sure he has his notebook, pens and a two-way radio to respond to calls for…

Source: www.bupipedream.com/archive/3372/pipe-dream-asks-who-is-harpurs-ferry/

Student volunteer EMTs save lives on campus

Some 10,000 students volunteer as emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and on more than 250 college campuses across the country.

Source: college.usatoday.com/2016/05/10/student-volunteer-emts-save-lives-on-campus/

Harpur’s Ferry wins Advanced Life Support skills competition second year in a row

Harpur’s Ferry members Nathan Toussaint, Rebecca Schwartzman, Devin Howell and Alexander Nello competed against EMS teams from colleges and universities around the country.

Source: www.bupipedream.com/news/31849/harpurs-ferry/

Pipe Dream takes a ride with Harpur’s Ferry

Pipe Dream goes for a ride-along with Harpur’s Ferry, Binghamton’s student-run ambulance service.

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For ambulance drivers, weekends take a different turn

A siren blares, alerting the group of medics that they are needed immediately. They had been relaxing in the station’s lounge, as they often do…

Source: www.bupipedream.com/archive/1738/for-ambulance-drivers-weekends-take-a-different-turn/

BU Harpur’s Ferry Dedicates New Ambulance in Memory of Scott Schneider

Sunday, May 7th, family, students and staff gathered on Binghamton University’s campus to dedicate a new ambulance to the memory of Scott Schneider, a member of the Vestal Volunteer Emergency Squad…

Source: www.wicz.com/story/35364551/bu-harpurs-ferry-dedicates-new-ambulance-in-memory-of-scott-schnieder

Student volunteer ambulance serves BU community

Harpur’s Ferry Student Volunteer Ambulance Service responds to calls from students and staff

Source: www.pressconnects.com/story/news/connections/giving-back/2015/11/12/student-volunteer-ambulance-serves-bu-community/75662762/

Harpur’s Ferry SVAS: A Collegiate Marvel | EMSWorld.com

One of the most popular student organizations on New York State’s Binghamton University Campus is the Harpur’s Ferry Student Volunteer Ambulance Service.

Source: www.emsworld.com/article/10324845/harpurs-ferry-svas-a-collegiate-marvel

Harpur’s Ferry lends helping hand to flood victims at Events Center

Harpur’s Ferry, Binghamton University’s student-run volunteer ambulance service, played an important role in assisting victims of the flood in the Events Center and the West Gym.

Source: www.bupipedream.com/news/7103/harpurs-ferry-lends-helping-hand-to-flood-victims-at-events-center/

Events Center opens as a flood shelter

More than 1,000 people from the greater Binghamton area spent Wednesday night and Thursday morning inside Binghamton University’s Events Center and West Gym seeking shelter from the danger of flooding caused by a deluge of rain on Wednesday.

Source: www.bupipedream.com/news/6307/events-center-opens-as-a-flood-shelter/