Nick Kalantzopoulos When the music department at Stony Brook University was alerted that a member of the quartet was too ill to perform, they could not find a single replacement; so instead, they found three.
Brittany Tesoriero & Melissa Laker | The Long Islander The New York College of Health Professions announced on Feb. 15th that a new patent, created by inventor Donald Spector, will allow biopsy results to be received in real time.
Michaela Kilgallen | Stony Brook Statesman “No ban, no fear. Refugees are welcome here,” echoed throughout Stony Brook's Academic Mall as upwards of 500 protesters paraded through campus during the March for Unity.
DACA, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, is an American immigration policy that would offer some undocumented immigrants a path to legal citizenship, providing they arrived before they were 16 years old and before June 2007.
Rebekah Sherry & Joshua Pietzold | The Long Islander Randy Kaplan has collected over 300 baseballs signed by various world leaders including Margaret Thatcher, Barack Obama and Panamanian President Juan Carlos Valera.
Anisah Abdullah & Maggie Cai | The Osprey The Nassau County Democratic and Republican committees will meet on Oct. 13 to discuss a proposed $105 increase in traffic and parking violation fees as an alternative to raising county property taxes.
Journalism students in the advanced broadcast class (JRN 371) produce their 5th news show of the Spring ’17 semester which includes: we look into a free speech controversy at the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Roth Regatta brings in a National Award, Veterans are adjusting to life at home through stand-up comedy, a recap of Seawolves Sports and this week’s weather.
Arielle Dollinger | VICE News Libraries and colleges across the country are trying to educate people into being better, more discerning consumers of news. SoJ Alum Arielle Dollinger explores this movement in her piece for VICE.
Taylor Ha |Stony Brook Statesman These students didn’t hack computer systems in the traditional sense. Instead, they marshaled their computer science skills toward engineering innovative, useful software.
Anna Correa | Stony Brook Statesman Since the beginning of the 2016 presidential election, the idea of fake news has grown in popularity, compromising the public’s faith in credible media organizations and establishing trust in unreliable clickbait journalism.
Taylor Ha and Randall Waszynski | The Long Islander “Sometimes, it’s like a foreign country here,” said Fred Devone, a 45 year resident of Hempstead. 45 percent of Hempstead’s residents age five and older speak a language other than English at home.
Jess Stoneburner | Stony Brook Statesman The annual “Take a Stand, Walk with Me” march takes place every October for National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It is organized by the Center for Prevention and Outreach, which aims to raise awareness about domestic violence.