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This is the inaugural magazine show produced by the students of JRN 370, our advanced broadcast journalism course, representing the best of their work from the Spring 2016 semester.

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JD Allen
Hope for Youth is opening an emergency youth shelter to help address the growing number of runaway and homeless children.

MULTIMEDIA

Jimin Kim
After surviving a chimp attack, Dunia Sibomana finds a new life in America on his journey to regain his smile.

STONY BROOK NEWS
This week’s newscast

LATEST NEWSBREAK

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In three minutes, journalism students in the introductory broadcast class (JRN310) provide updated news and information about Stony Brook University as well as national, international news and weather.

LATEST NEWSBREAK EN ESPAÑOL

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Students at Stony Brook University's School of Journalism produce their third Stony Brook Newsbreak in Spanish for the Spring '16 semster, which gives today's top national and international stories as well as this week's weather.

TOP STORIES

IN THE CAMPUS MEDIA

Samantha Mercado | The Stony Brook Press
A profile of in the Stony Brook Press about SOJ student Hanaa’ Tameez, whose journalism career will start in Mexico City this July as she enters a three month fellowship with The Wall Street Journal.

Eric Schmid/The Statesman

Andrew Goldstein/The Statesman

Lei Takanashi & Kunal Kohli/The Press

Jay Shah/The Press

Abigail Wolfenberger/The Independent

Stephen Infantolino/The Independent

THIS WEEK’S WSHU REPORTS

JD Allen
Hope for Youth is opening an emergency youth shelter to help address the growing number of runaway and homeless children.

JD Allen
Suffolk County lawmakers are considering a plan to allow Suffolk County Community College to use an adjacent county-owned property for a tax-free startup zone.

Kelly Saberi
Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-N.Y.) announced that construction will begin this week on LaGuardia Airport’s $4 billion redevelopment plan.

JD Allen
Several local communities want to get commuters off the road and on to the Long Island Rail Road

MORE FROM SOJ JOURNALISTS

Andrew Eichenholz | Rolling Stone

Erica Cirino | Scientific American
Judges say wildlife officials have been slack on science in assessing the need for exterminating wolves, wolverines and cormorants.

Arielle Dollinger,Rick Rojas | The NY Times

JOURNALISM WITHOUT WALLS

STORIES FROM ABROAD

Briana Lionetti, Rick Ricioppo
In 2012, Chris Cloonan visited Cuba with the SOJ's Journalism Without Walls program. and is now a tour guide there.

By Ivana Stolnik

Briana Lionetti, Kayla Shults, Janelle Clausen

By Kayla Shults

SPECIAL PROJECTS

Journalism students and teachers join NASA scientists to chronicle field research on the lava flows of the most active volcano on earth.

Students from the School of Journalism at Stony Brook University were taking special Journalism summer classes in Hawaii and India.

Kerlern Rae Tuitt
The Life of Brian: A Boy Whose Skin Won't Stay On is a profile of young Brian Ilg and the challenges he faces.

Marina Liao
Raising the Age: The Drive to Change How Teenagers Are Prosecuted In New York Courts is Marina Liao's look the movement to raise the age at which adolescents are tried as adults.

Christine Powell, Emily Heller, Khloé Meitz
School of Journalism students spent the past several months following fourth-year medical students on the final and most nerve-wracking part of their medical educations.

Kevin Lizarazo
Soon, Willets Point — also known as the Iron Triangle — will undergo heavy construction to replace 62 acres worth of auto shops, junkyards and other businesses with high-rise residential and commercial buildings.

EDITOR'S PICKS

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Newscast Special Report
A visit with some members of the transgender community at the school and a look at some of the issues they are facing.

Abby Del Vecchio
More than 25 percent of millennials are back in the nest, up from 22 percent in 2007. A look at how the economy has played a role in one long islander’s decision to move back home.

Lei Takanashi
After Fabrizio Milito rolled onstage in a Roman chariot, ready to perform on Chinese Central TV, the host of the show yelled that Milito’s opponent, Yixi Fong, would take off Milito’s “angel wings.”

Megan Miller
Alternative fitness enthusiasts use hula hoops, slack lining and kick boxing to stay healthy and have fun. These activities are addictive, they get the blood flowing, and they can put you in a better mood.

SBU CAMPUS MEDIA

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THE MASTHEAD

The J Drive is the showcase for student-produced news from the Stony Brook University School of Journalism.