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The Stony Brook University volleyball team in a game against UMBC on Feb. 27. KATHERINE PROCACCI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s volleyball takes three of four matches to remain in postseason contention 

Matt Lindsay March 24, 2021
Stony Brook’s volleyball team won two matches against the Hartford Hawks and split two matches with the Albany Great Danes in a divided four-match series at Albany on Sunday, March 21 and Monday, March 22.
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Tom Haun in the Stony Brook Mens Lacrosse home opener on Feb. 12 against St. Johns. RABIA GURSOY/STATESMAN FILE

Men’s Lacrosse falls in 4OT to UMBC in America East opener

Ryan Magill March 8, 2021
The Stony Brook men’s lacrosse team found themselves on the wrong end of a firefight-turned-stalemate on Saturday, losing a heartbreaking America East opener against UMBC by a final score of 13-12 in quadruple overtime.
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The seating in Stony Brooks Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium. NARA HWANG/STATESMAN FILE

America East postpones fall sports until spring semester

Ross O'Keefe July 17, 2020
The America East has postponed fall sports to the spring. Many other conferences have canceled their fall sports seasons as well, including the Patriot League, Ivy League and several Division II and Division III conferences
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Protesters sit and kneel in front fo the Long Island City Courthouse on June 6. It was one of many nationwide protests in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. RABIA GURSOY/THE STATESMAN

SBU needs to support black students before making statements about embracing diversity

Tyler Phillips June 11, 2020
#OPINIONS: SBU should not make statements on current events involving racism and brutality, when the university fails to hold their leaders and staff accountable for their unethical actions.
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The official banner for The State University of New York (SUNY).PUBLIC DOMAIN

SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson resigns to become president of Ohio State

Alek Lewis June 3, 2020
SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson is resigning to become president of The Ohio State University, according to a press release by the SUNY Board of Trustees on June 3.
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The home of the Stony Brook University basketball teams, Island Federal Arena. SARA RUBERG/STATESMAN FILE

Stony Brook Athletics places precautions ahead of America East Tournament games

Ryan Pavich March 10, 2020
Stony Brook Athletics announced in a press release on Monday, March 9, that they are monitoring attendance of all indoor sporting events and will allow fans the opportunity to acquire tickets at a safe distance from other spectators.
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Outside of the Stony Brook University Hospital. EMMA HARRIS/STATESMAN FILE

Stony Brook University Hospital promotes Interim CEO Carol Gomes to permanent position

Alek Lewis February 21, 2020
Stony Brook University Hospital (SBUH) officially appointed Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Carol Gomes, to the permanent position of CEO, according to a press release on Feb. 4.
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Stony Brook men’s soccer’s win streak snapped in loss to Yale

Stony Brook men’s soccer’s win streak snapped in loss to Yale

Ross O'Keefe September 22, 2019
The Seawolves' toothless offense hardly caused any trouble for the Bulldogs' defense in a 2-0 defeat.
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Early goals power Stony Brook mens soccer to second consecutive win

Early goals power Stony Brook men’s soccer to second consecutive win

Ross O'Keefe September 19, 2019
Two goals early in the first half — separated by less than three minutes — would end up being all the Stony Brook men’s soccer team needed to capture a win. Coming off a victory versus Siena, the Seawolves, led by senior striker Jarred Dass, captured another 2-1 victory on Wednesday, Sept. 18 in the Battle of Long Island versus the Hofstra University Pride.
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Stony Brook professor charged with stealing cancer research funds

Stony Brook professor charged with stealing cancer research funds

Brianne Ledda and Melissa Azofeifa September 12, 2019
A Stony Brook University Professor was arrested on charges of stealing from cancer research funds. He could be facing up to 20 years in federal prison.
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The Stony Brook Womens Basketball team during a time out in a game against UMBC on February 16.NOOR LONE/THE STATESMAN

Women’s Basketball adds two transfer guards

Andrew Zucker May 16, 2019
Stony Brook women’s basketball announced the addition of two transfer guards, Kaela Hilaire and Victoria Johnson, on Thursday, May 16 in a press release.
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SUNY approves in-state tuition for veterans and their families

SUNY approves in-state tuition for veterans and their families

Kelly Saberi September 18, 2015
SUNY Board of Trustees approved a plan to allow veterans to study at SUNY schools for the price of in-state residents, even if they do not reside in New York state.
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