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New online trend kills five

Kelly Frevele March 11, 2014
A new trend with deadly consequences is sweeping social media. Recently in the United Kingdom, a drinking challenge claimed the lives of at least five young adults. Called Neknomination, it involves young adults challenging one another to drink mixed alcoholic beverages in a time span under three minutes.
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Wireless internet in Javits improves considerably with new system

Kelly Frevele November 5, 2013
Students and faculty are less frustrated with wireless connections in Javits these days. Stony Brook’s Division of Information Technology heard the campus community’s complaints and, after reviewing survey results, implemented a new Wi-Fi system in the lecture building, thus saving many students and professors a lot of grief.
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Research alters Campus Rec hours

Kelly Frevele September 5, 2013
After researching policies at other universities and collecting data from student ID cards, the Campus Recreation Center has decided to shorten its weekend hours to properly reflect attendance rates.
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The Environmental Stewardship Office is still learning how to make the program more efficient for students. (EFAL SAYED / THE STATESMAN)

Wolfie Ride speeds into fall semester with minor bumps

Kelly Frevele August 26, 2013

Scrapes, damages and computer glitches are just a few of the recent negative reports regarding the semester-old Wolfie Ride Bike Share program. But the impairments are not as serious as they might seem. Sustainability...

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