first_imgHis goal is to stress the importance of public education’s role in a democracy.  Weisband says he hopes his students will be asking questions about different concepts, like hierarchy and polarity.  The conversation begins at 7 p.m. and will be held over Zoom. To register, go to Binghamton University’s website. Now a Virginia Tech. professor, Edward Weisband says this will be an open conversation guided by his former students from 30 years ago. center_img “Now that three decades have elapsed, the students would be interested, I think, in my take as it were today,” Weisband said. “Somehow embracing each other as friends, as colleagues, as teachers, as students.” VESTAL (WBNG) — A former Binghamton University political science professor will be having a virtual conversation about nationalism, collective identity, and the election.last_img