Stony Brook News – February 11th, 2019

  • February 11, 2019
Stony Brook News – February 11th, 2019

Stony Brook News – February 11th, 2019: Journalism students in the advanced class (JRN 371) produce their first news show of the Spring ’19 semester. Stories Include:

Dredging Package
The newly former Marine Revitalization Advisory council is seeking for stakeholders and publics input on the future of Suffolk County’s marine industry. They are planning on dredging the coast to benefit the tourism industry.

LaValle Stadium
Sen. Kenneth LaValle’s vote against the ban on gay conversion therapy was seen as an attack to the LGBTQ community. SBU students started a petition to change the stadium’s name.

Valentine’s day
Reporter Danielle Tomlinson met with business owners to see how much a person spends on Valentine’s day.

Plus a full Recap of Seawolves sports and this week’s weather.

@SBUJournalism


LI Iranian Americans seek to draw attention to persecution of women in Iran
"Every minute we’re silent everyone’s life is in danger," said Sara Lejuez, a Stony Brook professor born in Iran. “They want freedom and democracy.” https://www.newsday.com/long-island/suffolk/long-island-iranian-americans-protests-women-iran-py3zu0tr

Thank you @stonybrooku @SBUjournalism for putting together the recent panel concerning protests in #iran and to @johnasbury for covering this important story in @newsday https://www.newsday.com/long-island/suffolk/long-island-iranian-americans-protests-women-iran-py3zu0tr

Starting at 6:30 today! Woman. Life. Freedom. Join a conversation about the women’s uprising in #Iran featuring journalists, writers and activists. Can't make it in person? Watch this space for the livestream.

The climate crisis won't be solved with science alone. Join the conversation this spring in a new, transdisciplinary class: CDS 101: Energy, Climate and Society.
Co-taught by SoCJ, @SoMAS and @SBUArtsSciences
#stonybrooku #climatecrisis #scicomm
More: https://bit.ly/3D3TJNt


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