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Every year, the Stony Brook Alumni Association and the Career Center organizes a large-scale networking mixer to help promote and facilitate connections between students and alumni and also provide opportunities for alumni-to-alumni networking. On Thursday, March 30, Stony Brook students, alumni and friends connected for several rounds of networking at the 7th Annual Students and Alumni Networking Mixer. More than 80 alumni and friends attended as mentors, and 100 students and alumni attended as mentees. Twenty-one “career tables” were arranged, representing various occupations including: communications, teaching/education, engineering, government, entrepreneurs, executive management, human resources and health care. Prior to the mixer,…

“Jobs, Transportation and Housing on Long Island: Crafting a Sustainable Future” brought together alumni and students in the Public Policy program, as well as members of the Stony Brook University community to hear from a panel of industry experts. Panelists discussed the availability of housing options for young professionals in the region, as well as obstacles to building obtainable housing. Attendees learned about what local stakeholders are doing to nurture job availability and hear about the ways the region can provide young alumni professional with economically viable employment opportunities. The event was held on Thursday, April 6 and was a…

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) hosted Stony Brook University students and faculty on Wednesday, March 22, at their Jamaica, Queens office for a tour of the NRL Labs and an opportunity to meet and learn from Stony Brook alumni who’ve worked there for over 25 years. Alumnus Nazmul Hassan ’00, Director, CB II, Northeast Regional Laboratory serves as a Career Advisors Network (CAN) Mentor and extended his generosity by inviting 20 guests (students, faculty and staff) to visit his organization. From 1 pm-5 pm, students spent time learning about FDA policies and procedures, while seeing state of the art…

Stars of Stony Brook Gala April 19, 2017 Pier Sixty, NYC Since its inception in 2000, the  Stony Brook Foundation Stars of Stony Brook Gala has generated more than $42 million for Stony Brook University academic programs of excellence and scholarships for the most talented students. This year we are honoring former Vice President Joe Biden for his leadership in America’s “Cancer Moonshot” and its mission to accelerate research and collaborations that will ultimately eradicate the disease that affects over 8 million lives every year. We are fortunate that he will join us at this year’s Gala, where we will showcase the Stony Brook Cancer Center, its enterprising…

The Students and Alumni Networking Mixer allows students, recent graduates and alumni looking to make a career switch to connect with alumni and friends who are seasoned professionals in their fields. It’s an opportunity to connect and network, and to give and receive career advice. Thursday, March 30, 2017 6 pm to 8 pm Hilton Garden Inn at Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY TO GET CAREER ADVICE Click here to register. (You’ll have to log in to Handshake to register.) TO SHARE CAREER ADVICE Click here to register. For questions, email alumnievents@stonybrook.edu or call (631) 632-6330. Looking for an…

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