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SBU Launches Discovery Fund tO Attract and Invest Private Dollars in Basic Research


Thanks to a $500,000 donation from the Stony Brook Foundation, Stony Brook University has established the Discovery Fund, a new initiative to support the University’s vital discovery-driven research through philanthropy. The Discovery Fund will attract private philanthropic dollars that will continue to advance basic science research and discovery at Stony Brook University...  More »

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Stony Brook University to Lease Commercial Kitchen Space on Southampton Campus as Incubator Facility to Amagansett Food Institute (AFI)

Stony Brook University to Host Earth Day Tweet-Up Honoring Three Indianapolis Prize Finalists

Stony Brook University Named a Groundwater Guardian Green Site

Stony Brook University Grad Student from Brooklyn Wins National Science Communication Contest

Stony Brook University Launches Discovery Fund to Attract and Invest Private Dollars in Basic Research

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SBU to Host Earth day tweet-up honoring three indianapolis prize finalists


On Earth Day—Tuesday, April 22—the Stony Brook campus community, and the global twitter-verse are invited to meet and tweet – virtually and in person – with Stony Brook University’s three  Indianapolis Prize  finalists: Russell A. Mittermeier; Carl Safina; and, Patricia C. Wright, during the University’s first ever “Tweet-Up” – an official event of the  2014 Earthstock celebration .  The  #IndyAtSBU Tweet-Up  combines short talks by the extraordinary conservationists with the power of social media to connect communities around a common cause.    More »




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