About the Honoree
In 1994, with husband Jim Simons, Dr. Simons co-founded — and became president of — the Simons Foundation. In the years since its founding, the Simons Foundation rapidly became one of the nation’s leading private funders of basic research, its president a vocal advocate for increased philanthropic involvement in high-risk, high-reward scientific research. Stony Brook University awarded her an honorary doctorate of letters degree in 2008. More...
20th Annual Stars of Stony Brook Gala
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers, NYC
6:30 pm Cocktails
7:30 pm Dinner
A Night to Remember
Join this annual celebration of Stony Brook! Proceeds benefit student scholarships to ensure we can continue to be a national leader in social mobility.