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Stony Brook University Announces $600 Million Capital Campaign, The Largest In SUNY History

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On November 21, Stony Brook University launched the public phase of a seven-year, $600 million comprehensive campaign. The capital campaign, led by the Stony Brook Foundation, is the largest in the history of the State University of New York. More than 30,000 individuals have already donated a total of $426 million and the Foundation expects to raise the remaining $174 million by July 2018.The campaign will fund priorities across campus that are crucial to enhancing further the University’s already extraordinary record of achievement, with an emphasis on increasing financial aid support to students, creating a total of 100 endowed faculty positions, and bolstering our research productivity.

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Vaccination Rates Among Children Living in Poverty Improve with Home Intervention and Education

Pati Susmita

 A program by Stony Brook Children’s Hospital that involves the use of trained community health workers on child immunization reveals that home intervention and education improves vaccine/immunization rates in at-risk children, including those living in poverty. 






A research team led by Stony Brook University investigating human and chimpanzee locomotion have uncovered unexpected similarities in the way the two species use their upper body during two-legged walking - See more at: http://sb.cc.stonybrook.edu/news/general/2015-10-06-chimpanzees-shed-light-on-origins-of-human-walking.php#sthash.REWafSuN.dpuf


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