Marist Red Foxes
Red Foxes Finish Fourth at Wolfie Invitational
STONY BROOK, N.Y. The Marist men's cross country team placed fourth out of five teams at the Wolfie Invitational on Sept. 13. Nationally-ranked Providence and Columbia took the top two spots in the meet, followed by UConn, Marist and host Stony Brook.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
What Makes You 'Click' With Someone Else?
They discuss a number of the more obvious causes of connection like proximity and similarity but what struck me most was their emphasis on vulnerability . Allowing yourself to be vulnerable helps the other person to trust you, precisely because you are putting yourself at emotional, psychological, or physical risk.
Top Chinese restaurants on Long Island: 4 picks
The cumin beef, velvety slices of steak thinly coated with a deeply nuanced cumin sauce, is a hit at Red Tiger Dumpling House in Stony Brook. The cumin beef, velvety slices of steak thinly coated with a deeply nuanced cumin sauce, is a hit at Red Tiger Dumpling House in Stony Brook.
[Weekender] Incheon makes global leap
With a population of 2.9 million, Incheon is Korea's third-largest city and now the third Korean city to host the Asian Games. The city has come a long way since the Joseon era, for most of which it was a relatively small town, and its leaders see a great future for the city.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
First coca plantation discovered in Mexico. Cutting out the middleman?
A soldier of the Seventh Division of the Colombian National Army stands guard during an operation to eradicate coca plants at a plantation in northeastern Antioquia, Sept. 3, 2014.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
PTSD and Respiratory Illness: A Signature Long-Term Problem of 9/11 Responders
STONY BROOK, N.Y ., September 10, 2014 - According to the findings from research conducted over the past several years at Stony Brook Medicine's World Trade Center Health Program, as many as 60 percent of 9/11 World Trade Center responders continue to experience clinically significant symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder and lower respiratory illness. Benjamin Luft, MD, Medical Director of the program and the Edmund D. Pellegrino Professor of Medicine, says that that the two conditions so often coexist in this patient community that together they can be thought of as one ailment-a signature illness of WTC responders.
Monterey County Herald
Officials: Coca plant discovery a 1st for Mexico
The seizure of 1,639 coca plants in southern Mexico marks the first known instance of the raw ingredient for cocaine being cultivated in the country, Mexican and U.N. officials said Wednesday. Mexico is home to various drug cartels that traffic large quantities of cocaine toward the United States, but coca itself is typically grown in the Andean region.
What's wrong with growing rich slowly?
George Sisti, CFP, is a certified financial planner practitioner and the founder of On Course Financial Planning, a fee-only Registered Investment Advisor firm. George graduated with a BS in Mathematics from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1971.
On this day: September 10
Mother Teresa first hears the call, Leopold and Loeb get life in prison, "Gunsmoke" premieres, and Lucy van Pelt raises her fees, all on this day. 2011: Actor Cliff Robertson, who won the 1968 Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the movie "Charly," dies of natural causes at age 88 in Stony Brook, New York.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
I have been freelancing in voice overs for over for several years practicing the craft within student films, indie games, podcasts, machinimas and various internet parodies/animations. I've take theater since the age of seven and continue to take classes within the voice over field learning voice over techniques and expanding voice range for many different forms of media.
Raising Awareness for Atrial Fibrillation
STONY BROOK, NY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2014- Atrial fibrillation is the most common heart arrhythmia in the United States, affecting between 3-4 million people and numbers are expected to increase by the year 2050 to 12 million to 14 million. Although widely unknown to the general public, atrial fibrillation or AFib needs to be taken seriously.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Hundreds gather in Stony Brook for CPR training
Hundreds gathered at LaValle Stadium Sunday for training in hands-only CPR at an event sponsored by Stony Brook University's medical school. The 10-yard lines at the stadium were lined with 258 neatly placed mannequins that participants practiced on as they learned the proper way to conduct chest compressions from a video playing above the scoreboard.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
What is Keeping Your Kids Up at Night?
STONY BROOK, NY, SEPTEMBER 5 , 2014 - Sleep, or lack thereof, and technology often go hand in hand when it comes to school-aged kids. Nearly three out of four children between the ages of 6 and 17 have at least one electronic device in their bedrooms while sleeping, according to a National Sleep Foundation survey.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Drug Therapies and Parent Training Help Children with ADHD and Severe Aggression
STONY BROOK, NY, September 3, 2014 - Prescribing both a stimulant and an antipsychotic drug to children with physical aggression and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder , along with teaching parents to use behavior management techniques, reduces aggressive and serious behavioral problems in children, according to a study conducted by ... (more)
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Two foreign universities open branch campuses in South Korea
Belgium's Ghent University opened its local branch in South Korea's Incheon free economic zone Monday, becoming the first European school to open a campus here.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Applied DNA Sciences lands $3M defense contract
In Mt. Sinai closed due to accident on CR-83/North Ocean Av SB between Rt-25a and Mt Sinai Coram Rd in Mount Sinai In Mt.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The East Hampton Star
New Year, New Principal
The Amagansett School has a new principal. Brigit DiPrimo starts in the position today, while Thomas Lamorgese, who had been appointed interim principal in June following the resignation of Robert Brisbane, has been named interim administrator on an as-needed basis, also effective today.
Online Degree in Electrical Engineering Rated Best in Four Categories
Newswise - STONY BROOK, N.Y ., August 27, 2014 - Stony Brook University's Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering online degree has been recognized as one of the best by OnlineCollege.org, a blog featuring the latest news in higher education and online learning.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Spencer Lane Kids' Lemonade Stand Raises More Than $1K For Stony Brook Children's Hospital
The Kids of Spencer Lane in Stony Brook beat their goal and raised $1,010 for Stony Brook Children's Hospital during their annual lemonade stand on Tuesday.