- Featured Stories, Newscast
- May 13, 2019
BY Keating Zelenke On the counters and tables inside the Frank M. Penney boat shop in Sayville, screwdrivers and rubber mallets marinate under a thin layer of sawdust in repurposed Chobani yogurt containers and old coffee tins. The smell of wooden spruce planks makes a cozy building feel cozier, and the iron wood-burning stove atREAD MORE
The recent college admissions scandal has put a spotlight on the power of privilege in higher education in this country. This semester, the advanced broadcast journalism class at Stony Brook University School of Journalism took a look at some issues involving educational privilege closer to home.READ MORE
Kevin Urgiles | Senior Capstone Project
Kevin drove 150 miles to Albany to film a woman in desperate need of a kidney transplant from her hospital bed to demonstrate the severe organ transplant shortage in New York.
John Feinberg | Senior Capstone Project
John identified a major new employment trend, where many white-collar workers are being attracted to blue-collar jobs, that caught the interest of reporters at the Wall Street Journal.
Jessica Opatich | Senior Capstone Project
Jessica Opatich examined how stark the inequality of New York State’s county-by-county system of public defense can be even between two adjacent counties–Nassau and Suffolk. Jessica is now reporting on the impact of community radio on women in Ghana.
NASA recently joined forces with Stony Brook University students and researchers to venture into th New Mexico desert as part of a program designed to prepare future astronauts.READ MORE