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President Stanley, Four Faculty Members, Baseball Team Named Village Times Herald "People of the Year" (Dec. 28, 2012)

'He has taken this university to great heights' (Village Times Herald, Dec. 27, 2012)

Stony Brook University Celebrates 15th Annual Winter Commencement (Dec. 21, 2012)

Stony Brook Receives Major Gift and Matching Simons Grant to Advance Cardiovascular Imaging Research (Dec. 19, 2012)

Stanley appointed to APLU board (Long Island Business News, Dec. 12, 2012)

Stony Brook President Sam Stanley Appointed to APLU Board; Nation's Oldest Higher Ed Association (Dec. 10, 2012)

President Stanley Urges Long Islanders to Get Flu Vaccination (Dec. 5, 2012)

American Association for the Advancement of Science Elects Eight Fellows from Stony Brook University (Nov. 30, 2012)

SBU Will Hire 25 New Faculty In Round One of Interdisciplinary Cluster Hire Initiative (Nov. 20, 2012)

Stony Brook's Inaugural Investiture Ceremony Honors First Simons Chair of Medicine and Benefactor (Nov. 20, 2012)

Stony Brook Professor Receives International Award for Lifetime Achievement in Infectious Diseases Research (Nov. 19, 2012)

SBU Honors 2012 Distinguished Alumni Recipients (Nov. 16, 2012)

Stony Brook University Opens Hardship Fund to Students (Three Village Patch, Nov. 9, 2012)

Chancellor Zimpher Commends SBU's Emergency Response on LI (Nov. 2, 2012)

A Message from President Stanley on Superstorm Sandy's Aftermath (Nov. 2, 2012)

Simons Foundation Dedicates Umbilic Torus to SBU Community (Oct. 26, 2012)

Stanley: Protect research institutions from sequestration -- and beyond (Newsday, Oct. 26, 2012)

President Stanley Reminds the Community to Get the Flu Vaccine (Oct. 25, 2012)

Simons Foundation to Donate Umbilic Torus to Stony Brook University Community (Oct. 23, 2012)

Stony Brook University opens recreation center (Newsday, Oct. 22, 2012 - login required)

Students On Hand as Eagerly Anticipated Campus Rec Center Opens (Oct. 19, 2012)

Agricultural Science Center Opened at Stony Brook University - VIDEO (FIOS1 Long Island, Oct. 17, 2012)

SBU's Agriculture Comsumer Science Center Opens (Happenings, Oct. 17, 2012)

Starting the Start-Ups on the East End of Long Island and Beyond (Oct. 16, 2012)

Incubator helps LI food businesses grow (Newsday, Oct. 14, 2012)

SBU Researchers Receive NSF Award for Big Data Storage (Oct. 3, 2012)

LaValle Stadium Celebrates 10th Anniversary (Happenings, Oct. 3. 2012)

Stony Brook University breaks ground on computer science building (Times Beacon Record, Oct. 3, 2012)

Regional Healthcare System Praised by Officials Touting Stony Brook and Southampton Hospital Affiliation (The Sag Harbor Express, Oct. 2, 2012)

Partnership could lead to hospital, education at Stony Brook Southampton (Times Beacon Record, Oct. 2, 2012)

Stony Brook Medicine and Southampton Hospital Take Major Step Towards Stronger Partnership (Oct. 1, 2012)

Southampton Hospital joins Stony Brook system (Newsday, Sept. 30, 2012 - login required)

Officials Break Ground on New Stony Brook University Facility - VIDEO (FIOS1 Long Island, Sept. 28, 2012)

Stony Brook Commemorates Groundbreaking for New Computer Science Building (Sept. 28, 2012)

New Education Trust Reports Highlight Increased Graduation Rates for Underrepresented Students at Stony Brook University (Sept. 21, 2012)

LI colleges close minority graduation gap (Newsday, Sept. 20, 2012 - login required)

Stony Brook opens "Healthcare Instruments: Past and Present" exhibit (Sept. 17, 2012)

Stony Brook Lands in Top 100 College List (The Long Island Press, Sept. 13, 2012)

SBU Named Among Top 100 National Universities and Top 40 Public Universities by US News & World Report (Sept. 12, 2012)

Stony Brook makes top 100 universities list (Newsday, Sept. 12, 2012 - login required)

Editorial: A 'college town' in Stony Brook (Newsday, Sept. 9, 2012)

Downtown to connect community, Stony Brook University (Times Beacon Record, Sept. 6, 2012)

Reuven Pasternak, MD, takes the helm as CEO and VP of Health Systems of Stony Brook University Hospital (Sept. 6, 2012)

Stony Brook University Receives $3 Million to Restore Shinnecock Bay (Philanthropy News Digest, Aug. 29, 2012)

Stony Brook University Receives $3 Million for Shinnecock Bay Restoration Program (Aug. 27, 2012)

Stanley to chair biosecurity advisory board (Long Island Business News, Aug. 24, 2012)

Dr. Stanley is chair of national science advisory board (Times Beacon Record, Aug. 24, 2012)

President Stanley Appointed Chair of National Biosecurity Board (Aug. 23, 2012)

President Stanley addresses the Seawolves football team (Aug. 21, 2012)

Two Stony Brook University Chemistry Professors Honored With National Prizes From American Chemical Society (Aug. 20, 2012)

Stony Brook medical school gets $3.3M grant (Newsday, Aug. 13, 2012 - login required)

Leading Battery Innovator Joins Stony Brook University (Aug. 10, 2012)

Stony Brook University gets $3.3M training grant (Long Island Business News, Aug. 10, 2012)

Yeager: CAA football replenished, but more to do (The Wall Street Journal, Aug. 9, 2012)

Stony Brook Receives $3.3 Million NIH Grant to Train Fellows Toward Careers in Research and Education (Aug. 9, 2012)

CAA eyes all-sports expansion (ESPN, Aug. 8, 2012)

Stony Brook to join CAA football in 2013 (Aug. 7, 2012)

Large Private Donation Launches Institute for Advanced Computational Science (Aug. 6, 2012)

$20M to Stony Brook for supercomputer institute (Newsday, Aug. 6, 2012 - login required)

Stony Brook Children’s Physician Promotes Passage of Pertussis Vaccine Law (Aug. 2, 2012)

New York State law could prevent spread of whooping cough (Times/Beacon Record, Aug. 2, 2012)

From Stony Brook to Africa, education thrives (Times/Beacon Record, July 18, 2012)

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand at Stony Brook University to Announce "America Innovates Act" (July 6, 2012)

SBU, Centre ValBio Inaugurate New Building in Madagascar (July 3, 2012)

Stony Brook University Grows in Madagascar (Long Island Business News July 3, 2012)

SBU Prez Stanley visits Africa (Three Village Patch July 2, 2012)

President Stanley Travels to Africa to Visit SBU-Affiliated Research, Educational and Community Outreach Programs (June 28, 2012)

Sen. Chuck Schumer at Stony Brook to Support SBU-BNL Energy Hub Application (June 25, 2012)

SBU, BNL in Running for 'Energy Hub' Funding (Long Island Press, June 25, 2012)

SBU Geosciences Professor Receives NSF Award to Study Celestial Bodies (June 25, 2012)

Jim Fiore named 2011-12 Under Armour Northeast Region AD of the Year (, June 25, 2012)

Stony Brook University opens Dubin Family Athletic Performance Center (June 20, 2012)

Stony Brook University produces TV ad to air during College World Series (The Washington Post, June 14, 2012)

Confident Seawolves head to Omaha (Newsday, June 13, 2012)

On the eve of the College World Series, 'how 'bout those Seawolves?' (Long Island Business News, June 13, 2012)

Stony Brook University Baseball Heads to Omaha (Times Beacon Record, June 13, 2012)

'Shock the World' - Stony Brook hopes for story book ending with upset in Omaha (The Daily, June 12, 2012)

Stony Brook writing a terrific tale (The New York Post, June 12, 2012)

Seawolves Return Home Heroes (Three Village Patch, June 12, 2012)

New Marine Science Center for SoMAS (Riverhead Local, June 12, 2012)

Long Island Press 10th Annual Power List: No. 8, Samuel L. Stanley Jr., M.D. (The Long Island Press, June 11, 2012)

Stony Brook University, NextStep Fitness collaborate on rehabilitation facility (, June 11, 2012)

Heroes' Welcome After a Big Stony Brook Win (The Wall Sreet Journal, June 11, 2012)

Families Greet Stony Brook Baseball Team (Newsday, June 11, 2012)

Stony Brook Seawolves Homecoming: What Is a Seawolf? (The Long Island Press, June 11, 2012)

Stony Brook Southampton Campus To Get State-Of-The-Art Marine Science Center (June 8, 2012)

Stony Brook to build spinal cord injury rehab center (Long Island Business News, June 8, 2012)

$4.3M Dubin Family Athletic Performance Center Opens (Happenings, June 8, 2012)

Stony Brook University Hospital Names New CEO (June 6, 2012)

Christopher Pendergast "Rides for Life" and Battles ALS With Generous Donation to Stony Brook (June 6., 2012)

Annual Ride For Life stops at Stony Brook University with a gift (Times Beacon Record, June 5, 2012)

Richard Nasti Knighted by the Italian Republic (June 5, 2012)

SUNY Board of Trustees Appoints Two SBU Professors to Distinguished Ranks (May 30, 2012)

SBU Led Research Team Receives US Department Of Energy Award (May 23, 2012)

Stony Brook Class of 2012 Graduates (Newsday, May 18, 2012)

SUNY Medical Campuses Team to Expand WTC Health Program Services in Clinical Center of Excellence (May 14, 2012)

Laufer Family and Dignitaries Join SBU Officials and Faculty to Commemorate Opening of New Physical and Quantitative Biology Academic and Research Center (May 7, 2012)

World-Renowned Scientist and Stony Brook Professor Named to National Academy of Sciences (May 4, 2012)

Stony Brook University Launches New Multi-Media Advertising Campaign (April 24, 2012)

Fourteen Stony Brook University Students Receive SUNY Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence (April 18, 2012)

Stony Brook Receives $2.5 Million Gift from Robert and Lisa Lourie (April 17, 2012)

Benjamin S. Hsiao Named Vice President for Research at Stony Brook University (April 9, 2012)

"Ride for Life" Organization Donates $500,000 for ALS Clinical Trials Program at Stony Brook (April 9, 2012)

Stony Brook University Is Serious About Safety (April 9, 2012)

SBU Sociology Professor Named Top 300 Professor by Princeton Review (April 3, 2012)

SUNY Korea Welcomes Inaugural Class of Graduate Students (March 19, 2012)

SUNY Korea opens its doors (Times Beacon Record Mar. 15, 2012)

Ed Harris and the Pollock-Krasner Foundation to Be Honored at 'Stars of Stony Brook Gala 2012' Benefiting Pollock-Krasner House (March 12, 2012)

Lynn Johnson Appointed Vice President of Human Resource Services (Feb. 21, 2012)

Barbara Chernow Named Senior Vice President for Administration (Feb. 15, 2012)

Jump-Starting Careers in Science, Medicine (Wall Street Journal Feb. 1, 2012)

Stony Brook president, wife give $125K for scholarship (Times Beacon Record Feb. 1, 2012)

Cuomo plans for development (Times Beacon Record Feb. 1, 2012)

President Stanley, wife Ellen Li, establish endowed scholarship for economically disadvantaged students (Jan. 26, 1012)

Stony Brook's Intel 8: SBU Mentors Intel Finalists from all over United States (Jan. 25, 2012)

Four SBU Professors Elected AAAS Fellows (Jan. 23, 2012)

Stony Brook, Sanofi partner on TB drug (Long Island Business News Jan. 19, 2012)

SBU Announces Collaboration with Sanofi on Pioneering Tuberculosis Drug (Jan. 19, 2012)

SBU Receives Three "Best of LI 2012" Designations (Jan. 18, 2012)

Stanley, Stony Brook named among "Best of L.I." in education poll (Three Village Patch Jan. 18, 2012)

SBU Faculty Member Sanjay Sampath Named Distinguished Professor (Jan. 5, 2012)

SBU Named a 2011-2012 Best Value Public College by Kiplinger's Personal Finance (Jan. 4, 2012)


Simons Donation Lets SUNY Stony Brook Shoot for the Stars (New York Daily News Dec. 18, 2011)

Simonses' Transformational Gift (Newsday editorial Dec. 14, 2011)

Stony Brook University Receives $150 Million Gift from Jim and Marilyn Simons and the Simons Foundation (Dec. 14, 2011)

Governor Cuomo Approves NYSUNY2020 Application for Stony Brook (Governor's Office news release Dec. 14, 2011)

Stony Brook University to Get $150 Million Gift (New York Times Dec. 13, 2011)

Anthropologist Samuel Stanley, 88, dies (Newsday, Nov. 29, 2011 - login required)

Stony Brook University Professor Selected for Jefferson Science Fellowship (Nov. 28, 2011)

Dr. Samuel Stanley, Jr., President, Stony Brook University (Long Island Press 2011 Power List)

Stony Brook University Honors 2011 Distinguished Alumni Recipients (Nov. 10, 2011)

42 Siemens Competition Regional/Semi Finalists Mentored at Stony Brook (Oct. 27, 2011)

Agriculture Consumer Science Center Project Begins at Stony Brook (Southampton Press, Oct. 25, 2011)

Stony Brook University and East End Agri Community Celebrate Groundbreaking and Construction Progress of Agriculture Consumer Science Center (Oct. 24, 2011)

SBU Chemistry Department Ranked 9th in Nation for R&D Funding by NSF (Oct. 11, 2011)

Stony Brook University Receives NSF Grant for Water Remediation Technology (Oct. 6, 2011)

Advanced Energy Conference to Focus on Clean Energy Initiatives, Latest Developments (Sept. 30, 2011)

McCormick Foundation Gives $330,000 to Stony Brook University to Accelerate National Expansion of News Literacy Program (Sept. 29, 2011)

Stanley Says University's Future is Bright (Stony Brook Statesman, Sept. 25, 2011)

Stony Brook University Hosts IBM Centennial Lecture (Sept. 14, 2011)

"New York Remembers" Exhibition at Stony Brook University (Aug. 26, 2011)

Dennis N. Assanis Appointed Provost And Senior Vice President For Academic Affairs At Stony Brook University, VP For Brookhaven Affairs (Aug. 3, 2011)

Stony Brook University Campus Response Team Raises Over $26,000 For Earthquake Victims In Japan (July 19, 2011)

SBU Advanced Energy Team Wins 2011 'R&D 100' Award for Energy Harvesting Shock Absorber Technology (June 28, 2011)

Stanley Lauds Passage of NYSUNY 2020 Bill (Three Village Patch, June 28, 2011)

SBU Advanced Energy Team Wins 2011 'R&D 100' Award for Energy Harvesting Shock Absorber Technology (June 28, 2011)

Center for Communicating Science Holds First Conference (Kavli Foundation, June 20, 2011)

The Right Way for SUNY to Go, by President Stanley, with George M. Philip, Peter Magrath, and Satish K. Tripathi, (Albany Times-Union, June 17, 2011)

Governor's NYSUNY 2020 Legislation Lauded by President Stanley, LI Business Leaders, Others (June 9, 2011)

Long Island Business, Labor, And Community Leaders Gather To Demonstrate Support For Stony Brook University's NYSUNY 2020 Plan (June 8, 2011)

Stony Brook University Presents Its NYSUNY 2020 Plan To Governor, Legislative Leaders (June 1, 2011)

Stony Brook University Receives National Recognition For Community Service (May 27, 2011)

Stony Brook University Names Dexter A. Bailey, Jr. Vice President for Advancement (May 11, 2011)

Photo: Nanjing University Chancellor Prof. Hong Yinxing welcomes visiting President Samuel L. Stanley (Nanjing University April 21, 2011)

Three Stony Brook University Professors Awarded 2011 Guggenheim Fellowships By The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation (April 20, 2011)

Stony Brook University President Visits China To Expand And Strengthen Academic Partnerships, Connect With Alumni (April 1, 2011)

Stony Brook University Junior Yaseen Eldik Wins Prestigious Truman Scholarship (March 31, 2011)

Stony Brook University Professor Wins $1 Million Abel Prize From The Norwegian Academy Of Science And Letters (March 24, 2011)

American Chemical Society Designates Development of the MRI at Stony Brook's Chemistry Department a National Historic Landmark (March 14, 2011)

Stony Brook University to Expand Existing Programs Currently Offered on the Southampton Campus (Feb. 28, 2011)

Chris Kielt Appointed Chief Information Officer at Stony Brook University Following a 23-Year Career at Yale University (Feb. 25, 2011)

Elaine Crosson Appointed Vice President for External Relations at Stony Brook University (Feb. 1, 2011)

Three Stony Brook University Professors Named American Association For Advancement Of Science Fellows (Jan. 19, 2011)

Stony Brook University Mathematics Professor Recognized with Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement by the AMS (Jan. 18, 2011)

Amid Cuts, Public Colleges Step Up Appeals to Alumni (New York Times, Jan. 15, 2011)

Stony Brook Faculty Mentor 32 Semifinalists in National Intel Science Talent Search Competition (Jan. 13, 2011)

Senator Schumer Comes to Stony Brook University to Announce Partnership that will "Boldly Build the Economy of the Future" (Jan. 13, 2011)

Stony Brook University is Top 25 in 'Kiplinger's 100: Best Value in Public Colleges' (Jan. 4, 2011)



New York State Law Enforcement Accreditation Council Approves Stony Brook University Police Department As Accredited Agency (Dec. 8, 2010)

Stony Brook University Honors Outstanding Faculty Achievements at Annual Event (Dec. 3, 2010)

Stony Brook University Alum Have Among The Highest Earning Potential In The Nation (Aug. 3, 2010)

The Accidental Giant of Higher Education (New York Times, July 23, 2010)

Stony Brook University Receives NSF Grant to Design Revolutionary "Reality Deck" (July 13, 2010)

Stony Brook University Medical Center Launches Children's Hospital (June 30, 2010)

Stony Brook University Marks One-Year Anniversary Of CEWIT Building With Open House (June 28, 2010)

Kenneth Kaushansky, M.D., Appointed School of Medicine Dean and Senior Vice President of Health Sciences at Stony Brook University (June 8, 2010)

Stony Brook University Receives $1.5 Million Award To Enhance Science Education (May 28, 2010)

SBU President Says Public Colleges And Universities Need The Reforms Included In Governor's Budget Proposal (May 13, 2010)

The Advanced Energy Center Teams With The New York State Labor Department, SUNY And CUNY To Identify Where Are New York State's 'Green' Jobs And What Skills Are Required? (May 12, 2010)

Stony Brook University Announces New Funding To Study Mercury In Seafood (May 7, 2010)

Senator Ken LaValle Secures $3.5 Million State Grant For Agriculture Consumer Science Center At SBU Business Incubator (March 2, 2010)

NYSERDA Awards $1.5 million to Establish Clean Energy Business Incubator Program at Stony Brook University (Feb. 23, 2010)

Stony Brook University Provost Eric W. Kaler Elected to National Academy of Engineering (Feb. 17, 2010)

Stony Brook University President "Tremendously Excited" about Governor's Executive Budget Proposal (Jan. 15, 2010)

NYPA Provides Financial Support To Advanced Energy Research & Technology Center At Stony Brook University (Jan. 7, 2010)

Stepping Back In Time To Teach Medicine: WMHO And SBUMC Launch Interactive Educational Program (Jan. 5, 2010)



American Association For The Advancement Of Science (AAAS) Names Three Stony Brook University Faculty 2009 Fellows (Dec. 22, 2009)

Governor Paterson Names Stony Brook University Advanced Energy Center To Lead New York State Energy Policy Institute (Dec. 17, 2009)

Dr. John H. Marburger III Appointed Interim Vice President For Research At Stony Brook University (Dec. 10, 2009)

Ruoyi Jiang Of Ward Melville H.S., Mentored At SBU, Named Individual Grand Prize Winner In 2009 Siemens Competition (Dec. 8, 2009)

First Director Of Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy To Keynote At New York's Premiere Energy Conference (Nov. 12, 2009)

Kevin Law Takes Helm at Stony Brook Council; Appointed Chairman of Campus Oversight Board (Oct. 30, 2009)

Stony Brook officially welcomes fifth president (Newsday, Oct. 29, 2009 - login required)

Stony Brook University Celebrates Inauguration of President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., M.D. (Oct. 23, 2009)

New Hotel Planned for Stony Brook University Campus (Oct. 19, 2009)

A Presidential Inaugural Celebration At Stony Brook University Created With Something For Everyone (Oct. 8, 2009)

Stony Brook University Opens New High-Tech Center Devoted To Discovery Of Next Generation Diagnostics And Therapeutics (Oct. 2, 2009)

SBU President Dr. Samuel L. Stanley Jr., M.D., Gets Seasonal Flu Vaccine At Stony Brook Student Health Services (Sept. 30, 2009)

September Spotlight: Samuel Stanley (Long Island Pulse, Sept. 2009)

Stony Brook University Announces Formal Partnerships With Atlantis Marine World And The Riverhead Foundation (Aug. 24, 2009)

Stony Brook University Professor Receives Prestigious White House Award for Young Scientists and Engineers (July 14, 2009)

World Renowned Biomedical Researcher And University Administrator Named New President Of Stony Brook University (May 5, 2009)