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Stony Brook University to Host Earth Day Tweet-Up Honoring Three Indianapolis Prize Finalists (April 11, 2014)

Stony Brook University Launches Discovery Fund to Attract and Invest Private Dollars in Basic Research (April 9, 2014)

Stony Brook University Gets Nod and $60M to Build Innovation and Discovery Center at R&D Park (April 7, 2014)

State earmarks $60M for Stony Brook center (Long Island Business News, April 7, 2014)

EOP/AIM Celebrates 45th Anniversary with Gala in Harlem (Happenings, April 1, 2014)

Stony Brook's hoop dreams hinge on new arena (Long Island Business News, March 28, 2014)

Conservationist and Lemur Expert Dr. Patricia C. Wright to Be Honored at 'Stars of Stony Brook Gala 2014' April 16 at Chelsea Piers (March 24, 2014)

Stony Brook prof featured in IMAX movie on Madagascar lemurs (Newsday, March 22, 2014 - subscription required)

Dr. Yusuf A. Hannun Installed as Joel Strum Kenny Professor in Cancer Research (March 12, 2014)

Staller Center Gala Features Bill Cosby (Happenings, March 9, 2014)

Stony Brook Student wins Gates scholarship (Newsday, March 8, 2014 - subscription required)

Annual Service Awards Dinner Honors Years of Dedication (Happenings, March 7, 2014)

Stony Brook's Best and Brightest Gather at Student Scholarship Reception (March 5, 2014)

SBU Senior Neha Kinariwalla Receives Gates Cambridge Scholarship (March 4, 2014)

Sneak Preview of IMAX Film Raises $30,000 for Stony Brook's Centre Valbio, Madagascar (Feb. 12, 2014)

President Stanley Elected Chair of URA Council of Presidents (Happenings, Feb. 5, 2014)

Philippa Gill Receives Early Career Award to Examine and Measure Internet Censorship (Feb. 4, 2014)

Cindy Chang Receives Early Career Award from National Science Foundation (Jan. 30, 2014)

Stony Brook University Faculty Mentor Three Intel Science Talent Search Finalists (Jan. 22, 2014)

Honoring Dr. King's Legacy, SBU and Suffolk CC Hold Day of Service at Stony Brook (Happenings, Jan. 19, 2014)

President Stanley Attends White House Summit on Expanding College Opportunity (Jan. 17, 2014)

Stony Brook University One of Six SUNY Institutions to Debut Open SUNY (Jan. 14, 2014)

Stony Brook voted Long Island's Best University... Again! (Happenings, Jan. 14, 2014)


Science's Sputnik Moment (Albany Times Union, Dec. 22, 2013)

Joe Nathan, '97, Receives Honorary Doctoral Degree at Winter Commencement (Dec. 19, 2013)

On Capitol Hill, President Stanley Calls for End to Sequestration (Dec. 9, 2013)

Provost Hosts Annual Faculty Achievement Dinner (Happenings, Dec. 2, 2013)

Three SBU Professors Elected AAAS Fellows (Nov. 25, 2013)

Carl Bernstein Urges Next Generation to Undo What Has Been Done (Happenings, Nov. 19, 2013)

MART Building to Break New Ground in Medical Research (Nov. 14, 2013)

SBU breaks ground on $194M research building (Newsday, Nov. 14, 2013 - subscription required)

President Stanley Joins AAU, APLU & TSC in Washington to Announce how Sequestration is Eroding America’s Research Capabilities (Nov. 12, 2013)

Universities continue to lobby against sequester's cuts of research funding (Washington Post, Nov. 12, 2013)

Stony Brook University Named Regional Hub for NYS Master Teacher Program (Nov. 4, 2013)

Governor Cuomo Announces Launch of New York State Resiliency Institute for Storms & Emergencies (Oct. 31, 2013)

Letter: Stony Brook offers students value (Newsday, Oct. 30, 2012)

Stony Brook Establishes New Department of Biomedical Informatics (Oct. 29, 2013)

$1.4M NSF Grant to SBU-BNL to help Underrepresented Minority Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows Advance into STEM Faculty Research Careers (Oct. 28, 2013)

President Stanley Encourages the Community to Get a Flu Shot (Oct. 23, 2013)

James and Robin Herrnstein Donate $3M to Stony Brook University to Establish Global Health Institute (Oct. 22, 2013)

Stony Brook University Receives $1.5 Million From Stephen and Vincent Della Pietra to Endow Biomedical Imaging Chair (Oct. 17, 2013)

Stony Brook Medicine among first clinical sites in U.S. for simultaneous PET/MRI (Oct. 16, 2013)

Operational Excellence Project Leaders Recognized by President Stanley (Oct. 15, 2013)

County Executive Bellone Hosts SBU Town Hall Meeting (Oct. 8, 2013)

Legislator Hahn Officers a "Concrete" Solution to a Pedestrian Safety Hazard (Long, Oct. 8, 2013)

Matthew Whelan, Ed.D., Appointed VP For Strategic Initiatives at Stony Brook University (Oct. 3, 2013)

Freedom School Is in the House! (Oct. 3, 2013)

Mobility Device Patented at SBU Will Now Be Manufactured at Biodex (Happenings, Oct. 1. 2013)

Stony Brook Southampton Celebrates Opening of State-Of-The-Art Marine Science Center (Sept. 27, 2013)

Two Stony Brook Researchers Among Those Selected to Receive SUNY RF Collaboration Fund Awards Announced by Governor Cuomo (Sept. 26, 2013)

President Stanley Announces $2.25M in Funding Initiatives for Humantities, Under Represented Minorities in State of the University Address (Sept. 25, 2013)

SBU Faculty Celebrated with New Honor Wall at Melville Library (Happenings, Sept. 25, 2013)

President Stanley Participates in Time Summit on Higher Education (Happenings, Sept. 26, 2013)

SUNY Distinguished Librarian Constantia Constantinou Selected as Dean of University Libraries (Sept. 17, 2013)

Stony Brook in top 100 of US News' annual rankings (Newsday, Sept. 10, 2013)

SBU Jumps 10 Spots in Latest US News & World Report National Ranking (Sept. 10, 2013)

SBU president Stanley delivers pep talk (Newsday, Aug. 28, 2013)

Dr. Charles Taber Appointed Dean of the Graduate School and Vice Provost for Graduate Education (Aug. 27, 2013)

Stony Brook University Taps Michigan’s Dr. Eric Rabkin as Senior Administrator to Oversee Online Education Initiatives (Aug. 22, 2013)

Famed reporter Carl Bernstein to teach at Stony Brook (Newsday, Aug. 22, 2013 - subscription required)

From Watergate to Stony Brook: Carl Bernstein to Join Faculty as Visiting Presidential Professor (Aug. 22, 2013)

Artist's widow gives $1M to Stony Brook's Southampton campus (Newsday, Aug. 20, 2013)

What Was Old is New Again: SBU Commemorates the Opening of Frey Hall – A High Tech-Dedicated Classroom Building (Aug. 16, 2013)

Stony Brook receives $5M for India Studies (Long Island Business News, Aug. 6, 2013 - subscription required)

Stony Brook Children's Opens Ronald McDonald Family Room (Aug. 5, 2013)

$5M In Gifts Usher In New Era For Center for India Studies at Stony Brook University (Aug. 5, 2013)

Schools fight for higher ed, research funding (Long Island Business News, July 31, 2013 - subscription required)

Raúl M. Sánchez Named Senior Director for Title IX and Risk Management (July 30, 2013)

Stony Brook University Continues to Improve Graduation Rates for Underrepresented Students (July 26, 2013)

Stony Brook Ranked Among the World’s Top 100 Universities by 'Center for World University Rankings' (July 23, 2013)

Dorothy Lichtenstein Donates $1 Million to Southampton Graduate Arts at Stony Brook Southampton (July 18, 2013)

Dorothy Lichtenstein Donates $1 Million To Stony Brook Southampton (The Southampton Press, July 17, 2013)

Stony Brook Enters into Ecopartnership with Tongji University (July 12, 2013)

Teaching and Learning with Technology Expert from the Pennsylvania State University Appointed Chief Information Officer at Stony Brook University (July 2, 2013)

President Stanley Applauds Governor Cuomo for Signing "Start-Up NY" Into Law (Happenings, June 28, 2013)

Brookhaven Science Associates Donates $20,000 for Weekly Delivery of Organic Vegetables to Local Food Pantry (June 28, 2013)

Startups welcome at Stony Brook University (Times Beacon Record, June 26, 2013)

Stony Brook U., 2 programs host top high school science students (Newsday, June 25, 2013 - login required)

Thomas Hartman Center for Parkinson's Research Dedicated at SBU (June 24, 2013)

President Stanley Issues Statement Hailing START-UP NY (Happenings, June 19, 2013)

SBU Physics Professor Awarded Prestigious Humboldt Research Award (June 19, 2013)

Long Island's SUNY presidents see better future in Tax-Free NY (Newsday op-ed, June 18, 2013)

President Stanley Co-Authors Op-Ed in Support of Tax-Free NY (Happenings, June 18, 2013)

SUNY Leadership Issues Open Letter to Support Tax-Free NY (Happenings, June 12, 2013)

School of Dental Medicine Renames Simulation Laboratory in Honor of Thomas and Nicolina Nasti (June 11, 2013)

Governor Cuomo Announces $12 Million For 36 SUNY Campuses to Train Students in High Needs Fields (June 7, 2013)

Governor Cuomo Details Tax-Free NY Initiative to College Presidents and Regional Economic Development Councils (Governor Cuomo's website, June 3, 2013)

College Cost and Student Loan Debt (The Huffington Post, op-ed, June 3, 2013)

Dr. Sabine Brouxhon Receives SUNY Research Foundation TAF Award to Help Accelerate Development of a Novel Cancer Agent (May 31, 2013)

Governor wants SUNY tax-free zones (Times Beacon Record, May 30, 2013)

Stony Brook University Celebrates 53rd Commencement Ceremony (May 24, 2013)

53rd commencement at Stony Brook University (Newsday, May 24, 2013 - login required)

Student Art Gets Exposure on the Walls of Sunwood (Happenings, May 24, 2013)

From GED to Fulbright Scholar (May 23, 2013)

Stony Brook University gets $1M physics gift (Long Island Business News, May 20, 2013 - login required)

Dr. Deng Wei Donates $1 Million for Endowed Chair in Physics and Astronomy (May 17, 2013)

Stony Brook University Student Wins Boren Scholarship (May 16, 2013)

Investiture Ceremony Honors New Knapp Chair in Pharmacological Sciences (May 14, 2013)

Hilton Garden Inn Celebrates Grand Opening on Stony Brook University Campus (May 13, 2013)

World-Renowned Anthropologist Elected to National Academy of Sciences (May 9, 2013)

Stony Brook University Establishes Children’s Defense Fund 'Freedom School' (May 7, 2013)

Stony Brook to offer summer program for low-income children (Newsday, May 6, 2013 - login required)

Alan Alda wants scientists to cut out the jargon (The Wall Street Journal, May 1, 2013)

SBU Professor Receives NSF Award to Study Antarctic Seabird Populations (April 30, 2013)

Green From the Ground Up (April 26, 2013)

Stony Brook University center renamed for Alan Alda (Times Beacon Record, April 26, 2013)

Stony Brook names center for Alan Alda (Long Island Business News, April 25, 2013 - subscription required)

Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science at Stony Brook University Announced at 'Stars of Stony Brook' Gala (April 24, 2013)

SBU Presidential Lecture to Feature Marian Wright Edelman (April 22, 2013)

Statement on Re-Compete of Brookhaven Lab Management Contract (April 19, 2013)

Richard N. Fine, MD, Former Dean of the Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Honored with Portrait (April 17, 2013)

SBU Art Gallery Newly Dedicated in Memory of Paul W. Zuccaire (April 9, 2013)

Brookhaven Science Associates Names Doon Gibbs Director of Brookhaven National Laboratory (March 29, 2013)

Physicist Doon Gibbs named BNL director (Newsday, March 29, 2013 - login required)

SUNY Stony Brook brings math and science expertise to Songdo campus (Korea JoongAng Daily, March 19, 2013 - PDF file)

Four Stony Brook Professors Receive NSF CAREER Awards Totaling Nearly $2 Million (March 18, 2013)

Gift to Fund SBU Chair (Times Beacon Record, March 15, 2013)

SBU Graduate Programs Make 2014 U.S. News Rankings (Happenings, March 13, 2013)

Agreement Reached Between Stony Brook University and Three Village Soccer Club (March 11, 2013)

Charles Gargano Pledges $750,000 for Endowed Chair in Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging (March 11, 2013)

New Program To Increase STEM Research Opportunities for SUNY Undergrads (SUNY, March 11, 2013)

The Hina Group and Stony Brook University Co-Host "Professor Chair Dr. Zhenning Yang" Fundraiser Dinner (Hina Group press release, March 10, 2013)

Governor Cuomo Visits Stony Brook to Present Executive Budget Initiatives (March 4, 2013)

Stony Brook University Secures $200 Million in 12 Months (March 4, 2013)

Across-the-Board Cuts Take Effect, but Their Impact Is Not Immediately Felt (The New York Times, March 2, 2013)

Giving hits record levels at four LI colleges (Newsday, March 2, 2013 - login required)

How will the sequester affect you? Long Island institutions respond (Newsday, March 1, 2013)

Cuomo shares ideas for improving education, economic growth (Times Beacon Record, March 1, 2013)

Fred Sganga honored for work with veterans in Stony Brook (Times Beacon Record, Feb. 27, 2013)

Actor and Visiting Professor Alan Alda to be Honored at 'Stars of Stony Brook Gala 2013’ April 24 at Chelsea Piers (Feb. 25, 2013)

President Stanley Honored by Networking Magazine (Feb. 25, 2013)

Brookhaven Science Associates Donates $50,000+ for Superstorm Sandy Relief (Lab Manager Magazine, Feb. 12, 2013)

Stony Brook University Senior Awarded Prestigious Churchill Scholarship (Feb. 6, 2013)

Stony Brook Professor Receives Award for Lifetime Achievements in Cardiovascular Biomedical Engineering (Feb. 4, 2013)

Stony Brook University Mentors Four Intel Finalists (Jan. 25, 2013)

SUNY offers Web classes, 3-year degree (Newsday, Jan. 15, 2013 - login required)

SBU Receives Four "Best of LI 2013" Designations (Jan. 10, 2013)

SBU Provides Support to Students in Wake of Sandy (Happenings, Jan. 8, 2013)

SBU Named Top Value Public College by Kiplinger (Jan. 2, 2013)