The Fall 2021 issue of Stony Brook Magazine is now online and in addition to looking ahead at the future of Stony Brook University, this issue features stories highlighting some of our esteemed alumni who have made bold moves in their careers.
The most valuable lessons Kenny Lin ‘03 learned at Stony Brook? Never let fear of failure stand in your way, and when you do make mistakes, learn from them. After struggling for years to find his purpose — with some missteps along the way — Lin discovered a way to turn his passion for saltwater aquariums into a fulfilling and successful career. Read Story »
HOME COURT ADVANTAGE
When it comes to her career, Gerda Gatling ’12 is calling all the shots. And as a leader for Stony Brook’s Black and Latino Alumni Network and a former member of the Women’s Basketball team, her ties to Stony Brook have pointed her in the right direction — from becoming a referee trainee with the NBA to shifting her career toward software engineering. Read Story »
BOOSTING LONG ISLAND REVITALIZATION
After a decade as head of the Long Island Association, one of the most powerful business organizations in New York State, Kevin Law ’82 finds himself in a new role — one that draws upon his vast experience in championing economic development in communities across Long Island. Read Story »
Read about these and other alumni making big moves in the Stony Brook Magazine.