Jan 29, 2015 | No comments
Link to Vote Now: Simons Center Café and Safina Center for 2015 Local Heroes
Stony Brook University’s Simons Center Café and The Safina Center have been nominated as 2015 Local Heroes by Edible Long Island, part of the national Edible Communities family that is committed to the celebration of local food. Voting is open now through February 18, and winners will be announced on February 22. With four nominees […]

Jan 29, 2015 | No comments
Link to Catholic Campus Ministry Celebrates First International Mission with Winter Break Trip to Mexico
As part of Stony Brook University’s Interfaith Center, the Catholic Campus Ministry (CCM) has a long tradition of offering community service and volunteer opportunities for students to develop their social justice and leadership skills while strengthening their faith. This year, the CCM decided to expand their goodwill and service to an international audience. Just days […]

Jan 29, 2015 | No comments
Link to February 13 Provost’s Lecture Celebrating Darwin Day with Mark Pagel
The Evolution of Languages: An Evolutionary Biologist’s Perspective Mark Pagel, professor of evolutionary biology at Reading University, UK, and Fellow of the Royal Society, is one of the world’s most distinguished evolutionary biologists. He has contributed significantly to our understanding of how to construct evolutionary trees and has applied these accomplishments to understanding the evolution […]

Jan 29, 2015 | No comments
Link to Seawolf Takes Dream Journey to South Pole
Steven Adelson ’15 is proof that those of us who rely on social media can live without it, at least for a while. As soon as he finished final exams in December, the Stony Brook political science major headed for the most remote part of the world — Antarctica — where he would have no […]

Jan 28, 2015 | No comments
Link to Admissions Website Picks Up Prestigious Award
Stony Brook’s recently redesigned Undergraduate Admissions website has been honored as Best Admissions Site by EduStyle. The University was honored both by a judges’ panel and by online voters as a “People’s Choice.” EduStyle, founded in 2007, is an online web design resource dedicated to higher education websites and powered by higher education web design professionals. It […]

Jan 28, 2015 | No comments
Link to Maung-Gaona Recognized for Diversity in STEM Graduate Education
The Suffolk County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commission honored Nina Maung-Gaona, Assistant Dean in the Stony Brook University Graduate School and Director of the Center for Inclusive Education (CIE) with the 2015 Public Service Award at their annual luncheon held on January 16. This year, 10 individuals from the community, education and law enforcement […]

Jan 26, 2015 | 1 Comment
Link to Carol and Lyle Gomes Establish Endowed Scholarship for Student-Athletes
Stony Brook administrators have donated nearly $70,000 to Stony Brook University She’s the chief operating officer at Stony Brook University Hospital and president of the university’s alumni association. He’s the university’s vice president for finance and chief budget officer. Together, Carol and Lyle Gomes are setting an example of giving back to an institution they […]

Jan 26, 2015 | No comments
Link to Black History Month Starts February 28 with Opening Ceremony
The 2015 Black History Month programming leads off with a dynamic speaker, Fred Brewington, Esq. Mr. Brewington has labored against injustices through litigating, writing, lecturing, and through building relationships of encouragement among citizen organizations. Through his practice located here on Long Island, Mr. Brewington is a noteworthy and eloquent advocate for civil and human rights. The Opening […]

Jan 23, 2015 | No comments
Link to SBU Dance Team Places in Top 5 at the 2015 National Championships
The Stony Brook University Dance Team placed fifth at the Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) and Universal Dance Association (UDA) College Cheerleading and Dance Team National Championships at Walt Disney World’s ESPN Wide World of Sports on January 17-18, 2015. The UCA & UDA National Championship is the most prestigious college cheerleading and dance championship in the […]

Jan 22, 2015 | No comments
Link to SB Opera to Perform Hit Musical “The Last Five Years” in February
The Stony Brook Opera will step outside the opera repertory to present the hit musical “The Last Five Years” by Tony Award-winning composer Jason Robert Brown. Stony Brook’s production coincides with the film adaption of the musical, scheduled for major release in movie theaters on February 13. Stony Brook Opera will give its first performance […]

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