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Melian places 14th out of 207 at meet in Boston

Brandon Bennett September 29, 2014
Stony Brook junior Christina Melian finished 14th overall at the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown at Franklin Park Friday afternoon.
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Softball splits doubleheader at Columbia

Brandon Bennett April 9, 2014
The Stony Brook softball team redeemed itself in a 5-0 victory against Columbia after being shutout in the first game 1-0 in a doubleheader.
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Study shows alcohol may be beneficial for runners

Brandon Bennett March 9, 2014

Alcohol has a huge effect on an athlete’s performance. When associated with athletes, beer in particular has been stamped with a social stigma. However, research indicates that for many athletes,...

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Murphy’s seven goals lead Seawolves to win in opener

Brandon Bennett February 16, 2014

Due to the expected inclement weather, the Stony Brook women's lacrosse game opened up their 2014 season with a time change and had their game pushed up from 1 p.m. to 11 a.m. Despite the...

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Number of homosexuals athletes in pro sports on the rise

Brandon Bennett February 10, 2014

In an article for "Sports Illustrated" last year, NBA center Jason Collins came out and became the first openly gay NBA player who at the time of his statement was still active. When Collins announced...

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Seawolves fall 61-48 to Hartford

Brandon Bennett February 3, 2014
The Stony Brook Women’s Basketball team fell to 6-3 in conference play as the University of Hartford’s freshman guard Morgan Lumb scored a career-high 17 points. Lumb was one of three Hawks players who finished the game in double figures. Coming off a loss to Albany, the Seawolves were looking to recover quickly with a win against the Hawks who have an overall record of 9-13. Unfortunately the team fell 61-48 to Hartford on Super Bowl Sunday.
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USG Treasurer Abraham says the increase to the fee will aid the growing amount of clubs. (JESUS PICHARDO/THE STATESMAN)

Student Activity Fee cap to be raised

Brandon Bennett April 29, 2013

Upon enrollment, all Stony Brook students are required to pay the Student Activity Fee. The money students collectively pay are used to fund most on-campus clubs, organizations and events; any club...

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String quartet celebrates musicians’ final performance

Brandon Bennett April 21, 2013
Stony Brook’s own Emerson String Quartet has been labeled “America’s greatest quartet” by Time magazine. Its members have been recognized for their ability to perform at a high level, their technical mastery and for their ability to exhibit a great deal of creativity.
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Gargano says the Stony Brook University Hospital continues to grow and become more important to Long Island residents.  (EFAL SAYED / THE STATESMAN)

Hospital receiving $1.5 million for cardio imaging

Brandon Bennett April 1, 2013

Stony Brook Medicine is set to receive a total of $1.5 million in donations for Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging. The funds will be used to attract an accomplished, research-orientated scientist and...

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Stony Brook set to take on UMass in NIT tournament

Brandon Bennett March 20, 2013

Coming into this year’s season, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team had already lost four star-players to graduation: All-time points leader and guard Bryan Dougher and forwards Danny Carter, Dallis...

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