Monthly Archives: November 2014

#293: FUNdraising: Jailhouse Rock Edition!

On Wednesday, November 19th during Campus Lifetime, the Alternative Spring Break Outreach club held a fundraiser for their upcoming trip to Fort Meyers, Florida to assist Habitat Humanity in building 28 houses! However, this was no ordinary fundraiser. It was … Continue reading

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#292: Giving Back: The SBU Food Pantry Staff

Did you know that Stony Brook is home to a Food Pantry? Its purpose is to provide food items for food-insecure students, faculty and staff on Stony Brook’s campus. According to the USDA, food insecurity is defined as a “lack of … Continue reading

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#291: Like a Good Neighbor, Seawolves Are There!

Stony Brook University is fortunate to be surrounded by a supportive community. An example of this support comes from local businesses who team up with Seawolves to raise money for fundraisers, or to spread the spirit and pride of Stony … Continue reading

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Stony Brook Honors Our Veterans

Honoring our Veterans is an important part of Stony Brook University’s culture. Stony Brook knows how important it is to celebrate our heroes every day.  We are home to the Long Island State Veterans Home operated by the Health Sciences Center, … Continue reading

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#290: An Everyday Superhero

Every so often, a person comes along that reminds us there is genuine kindness, positivity and support in the world. This occurrence is even more exceptional when it comes in the form of an administrator who dedicates their life to … Continue reading

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#289: Dirty Jobs: Stony Brook Edition

Stony Brook students aren’t afraid to put in hard work and effort, even if it means getting some dirt on their hands! A Coastal Environmental Studies major shared with us the Earthworm Ecotoxicology Lab at Stony Brook. She says “under … Continue reading

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