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Stony Brook University Honored Conservationist and Lemur Expert Dr. Patricia C. Wright at 15th Annual Stars of Stony Brook Gala 2014 Fundraiser


On Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in New York City, Stony Brook University honored one of its own, long-time conservationist and lemur expert Dr. Patricia C. Wright at its 15th annual Stars of Stony Brook Gala 2014. On top of being feted by her...
4/18/2014 12:00 PM EDT

Stony Brook University Hosts Earth Day Tweet-Up With Three of Six 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....
4/11/2014 3:00 PM EDT

Stony Brook University Named a Groundwater Guardian Green Site


STONY BROOK, NY, April 11, 2014 – Stony Brook University was recently named a 2014 Groundwater Guardian Green Site by the Groundwater Foundation in recognition of its groundwater and environmental stewardship. Stony Brook University earned this...
4/11/2014 10:00 AM EDT

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


Lyl Tomlinson, a PhD candidate in Neuroscience at Stony Brook University, has won the National Famelab USA competition, a contest that challenges young scientists to talk about their research engagingly for a general audience.
4/9/2014 4:35 PM EDT

Stony Brook University 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.
4/9/2014 12:00 PM EDT

Stony Brook University Gets Nod and $60M to Build Innovation and Discovery Center in R&D Park


Stony Brook University received a $60 million appropriation in the 2014 State Budget for the design and construction of the first phase of a new “Innovation and Discovery Center” to be located in the University’s Research & Development Park,...
4/7/2014 11:30 AM EDT

New Coastal Research Organization Launched at Stony Brook University


Stony Brook, New York, April 1, 2014 – In response to increased pollution in Long Island coastal waters, experts from Stony Brook University’s School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS) are launching the “Long Island Coastal...
4/1/2014 2:00 PM EDT

"Perceiving and Deciding" Brain Function Dynamics Explored at Stony Brook Lecture


How does the brain go from perceiving something to deciding what to do about it? The quest to understand brain functions associated with perception and decision making will be addressed Monday, March 31 at 4:30 pm at Stony Brook’s Staller Center...
3/26/2014 11:00 PM EDT

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Everyone on Earth Is Invited to Earth Day Tweet-Up and Can Now Watch What Happens Live During Meet and Tweet with Stony Brook University’s Three Indianapolis Prize Finalists

On Earth Day, April 22, not only will everyone on the planet be able to bond on Twitter with Stony Brook University’s three Indianapolis Prize finalists – Russ Mittermeier, Carl Safina and Pat Wright – they will also be able to watch a live...
4/16/2014 3:00 PM EDT

Use of Cardiac CT Transforms ED Triage of Women with Chest Pain

1/31/2014 4:00 PM EST

Stony Brook Pediatrician Co-authors New NIH Guidelines for Managing Opportunistic Infections in Children with HIV


Sharon Nachman, MD, a pediatric HIV specialist at Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, is a co-author of new NIH-issued guidelines for the prevention, treatment and management of opportunistic infections in HIV-infected children.
11/26/2013 3:30 PM EST

Supreme Court Expert Jeffrey A. Segal Available to Comment Before and After Upcoming Supreme Court Decisions

6/24/2013 7:00 AM EDT

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