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Easing Stony Brooks grade petitioning process

Easing Stony Brook’s grade petitioning process

Zach Rowe November 27, 2016
Our petition process specifically excludes changing an individual grade, referring instead to the Academic Judiciary’s grievance process
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Stony Brook needs medical amnesty

Stony Brook needs medical amnesty

Zach Rowe April 18, 2016
There is no good reason for Stony Brook not to adopt a medical amnesty policy for students.
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Educational pitfalls of the Internet revolution

Educational pitfalls of the Internet revolution

Zach Rowe February 23, 2016
Nowadays, the answers to nearly every textbook question is available online, and the dissemination of these solutions has become a big industry.
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Vermont Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has plans for debt-free college through what is called a  Robin Hood Tax. PHOTO CREDIT: PHIL ROEDER

The reality of the debt-free college dream

Zach Rowe November 17, 2015
Every Democratic nominee has a plan for some sort of debt-free college option. How can a student resist such an offer? It’s easier to resist than you think.
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Erdeis OT winner ends Seawolves losing streak

Erdei’s OT winner ends Seawolves’ losing streak

Zach Rowe September 17, 2015
The Stony Brook men’s soccer team beat Marist in what was an exciting match that ended in an overtime winner for the Seawolves.
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Men’s Soccer looks to rebound from rough 2014 season

Zach Rowe September 1, 2015
The Stony Brook University men’s soccer team started its new season on Aug. 28, giving it a chance to kick off its quest of improving last year’s performance.
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Mens Soccer earns scoreless draw with Sacred Heart

Men’s Soccer earns scoreless draw with Sacred Heart

Zach Rowe August 31, 2015
On Monday night, the men’s soccer team faced off against the Sacred Heart Pioneers in what was a rough match for both sides, as it ended in a scoreless draw after overtime.
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Watson’s goal sends Seawolves to opening day victory

Zach Rowe August 30, 2015
The Stony Brook men’s soccer team proved to be the victor as it took on the Central Connecticut Blue Devils in their season opener.
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Deez Nuts is no joke. A fake candidate polling at 9 percent in key swing states shows that Americans are unwilling to engage in the politics of either party. PHOTO CREDIT: JOHN FISCHER

Deez Nuts polarizes the American voters

Zach Rowe August 27, 2015
There are always people who will vote for a third party out of principle, and even more who would not be able to resist backing Deez Nuts.
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Lackmann monopoly leaves students hungry

Zach Rowe May 12, 2015
If we want to make a big change to the food at Stony Brook, it is as simple as firing the single provider that has been, by and large, a big disappointment.
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Eighth-inning burst leads Seawolves past Central Connecticut

Zach Rowe April 22, 2015
Jeremy Giles and Jack Parenty powered a seven-run eighth inning that gave the Seawolves a 12-6 victory over the Central Connecticut Blue Devils on Wednesday afternoon.
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A Clinton by any other name would be…a first

Zach Rowe April 21, 2015
While we know what to expect if we vote another Bush into office, there is a super-important question to answer if we vote Clinton into office: What would we call Bill?
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