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Jul 11, 2019, 13:26 ET Study Affirms Stony Brook University's Vast Economic Impact

Stony Brook University's annual economic impact on Long Island totals an impressive $7.23 billion in increased output, according to an economic...


May 24, 2019, 20:59 ET Alan Alda Receives Honorary Degree At Stony Brook's Largest, Most Diverse Commencement Ceremony

Stony Brook University honored the largest graduating class in its history today at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium. The Class of 2019 joins the ranks of...


Apr 29, 2019, 19:08 ET Stony Brook To Award Honorary Degrees To Diverse Trio Of Trailblazers

Stony Brook University will award an honorary degree to three trailblazers at its 2019 commencement ceremony: actor and polymath, Alan Alda; Me Too...


Apr 11, 2019, 16:24 ET Stars Of Stony Brook University Gala Honoring Dr. Marilyn Hawrys Simons Raises Record $28.2 Million

Over 850 guests gathered last evening at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City to honor alumna and Simons Foundation President Marilyn Hawrys...


Feb 21, 2019, 21:03 ET Simons Foundation President Marilyn Hawrys Simons To Be Honored at Stars of Stony Brook Gala April 10 at Chelsea Piers, NYC

Stony Brook University will honor alumna and Simons Foundation President Marilyn Hawrys Simons, BA '74, PhD '84 at its 20th Stars of Stony Brook...


Jul 17, 2018, 12:29 ET Two Stony Brook Researchers Receive Energy Frontier Research Center Awards Totaling $21.75M

Stony Brook University received notification from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) that two proposals directed by SBU faculty to expand or develop ...


Jun 20, 2018, 04:43 ET Stony Brook's AERTC Selected For Leadership Role In Nationwide Consortium On Offshore Wind Industry

Stony Brook's Advanced Energy Research and Technology Center (AERTC) will play a key role in a nationwide research and development consortium for the ...


Apr 13, 2018, 03:24 ET Stars of Stony Brook University Gala Honoring Dorothy Lichtenstein Raises $7.1 Million To Support Scholarships And Creative Writing And Film Programs

Nearly 700 guests gathered on Wednesday evening at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers to honor one of America's most dedicated and energetic art and...


Mar 13, 2018, 03:06 ET Arts Advocate Dorothy Lichtenstein To Be Honored At Stars Of Stony Brook Annual Gala April 11 At Pier Sixty At Chelsea Piers

Stony Brook University will honor Dorothy Lichtenstein at its 19th Annual Stars of Stony Brook Gala, Wednesday, April 11 at Pier Sixty at Chelsea...


Aug 22, 2017, 14:32 ET Research Center Established To Explore The Least Understood And Strongest Force Behind Visible Matter

Science can explain only a small portion of the matter that makes up the universe, from the earth we walk on to the stars we see at night. Stony...


Aug 01, 2017, 17:17 ET Stony Brook Welcomes Southampton Hospital To Its System

Stony Brook University welcomed Southampton Hospital, hereafter known as Stony Brook Southampton Hospital, as a member of the Stony Brook Medicine...


May 19, 2017, 20:30 ET Stony Brook University Celebrates 57th Commencement Ceremony

Words of encouragement, wisdom and sage advice prevailed from all who addressed the class of 2017 during the 57th Commencement Ceremony at Stony...


Apr 20, 2017, 21:00 ET Stony Brook University Gala Raises More Than $6.9 Million For Cancer Research And Scholarships

In recognition of his dedication to the fight against cancer, Joseph R. Biden Jr., 47th Vice President of the United States of America, was honored...


Mar 09, 2017, 18:00 ET Former Vice President Joe Biden Guest Of Honor At Stony Brook University Annual Gala

Stony Brook University will recognize the 47th Vice President of the United States of America, the Honorable Joseph R. Biden Jr., at its annual Stars ...


Oct 27, 2016, 12:01 ET New Exclusive Video Series: Luminaries Reveal Personal Experiences That Launched Careers

Billy Joel reveals that the first time he realized how much he loved performing was when he was in third grade and sang "Hound Dog" on his school...


Sep 21, 2016, 03:00 ET Stony Brook University President and Students Front and Center at UN Women's HeForShe 2nd Anniversary Celebration at the MoMA

Stony Brook University President Samuel L. Stanley Jr. and 21 Stony Brook students, along with world leaders, activists, change-makers and...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:30 ET New Provost, Michael A. Bernstein, Joins Stony Brook On October 31

Michael A. Bernstein, the John Christie Barr Professor of History and Economics and Provost of Tulane University from 2007 through July 2016, has...


Aug 16, 2016, 05:19 ET Stony Brook Medicine Welcomes New Cardiothoracic Surgeons

Newswise -- Joanna Chikwe, MD, Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Chair of the Department of...


May 20, 2016, 09:00 ET Stony Brook Celebrates 56th Commencement Ceremony

At Stony Brook University's 56th commencement ceremony today at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium, 6,686 students had their degrees conferred joining more...


Apr 20, 2016, 08:45 ET "Far Beyond" Brings The Stony Brook University Story To Life

As Stony Brook University continues its ascent as one of the nation's preeminent research universities, students, faculty, alumni and staff now have...


Apr 04, 2016, 12:37 ET Stony Brook University Statement On SUNY 2020 And The NY State Budget

In response to recent legislative action, Stony Brook University President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., said today, "I am disappointed that the New York...


Dec 16, 2015, 01:13 ET Study Reveals Environment, Behavior Contribute To Some 80 Percent Of Cancers

A team of researchers from Stony Brook University, led by Yusuf Hannun, MD, the Joel Strum Kenny Professor in Cancer Research and Director of the...


Nov 23, 2015, 02:00 ET Stony Brook University Announces $600 Million Capital Campaign, The Largest In SUNY History

On November 21, Stony Brook University launched the public phase of a seven-year, $600 million comprehensive campaign. The capital campaign, led by...


Sep 04, 2015, 06:44 ET Dr. Fotis Sotiropoulos Selected Dean Of Stony Brook University College Of Engineering And Applied Sciences

Following a competitive national search, Dr. Fotis Sotiropoulos has been appointed Dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences (CEAS) at...


Aug 21, 2015, 03:00 ET Stony Brook University Helps Prepare Next Generation Of Farmers By Introducing A Hydroponic 'Freight Farm' On Campus

This fall, Stony Brook University is introducing a fresh new technology - a hydroponic Freight Farm - where student farmers can grow crops year-round ...