Stony Brook Matters

Category - Alumni Spotlight

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Robert E. Feld ’78

Landing your first job after college isn’t all fun and games – unless you’re Stony Brook alumnus Bob Feld. During his first job interview at Datasaab Systems, a Manhattan software firm, the hiring...

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Dr. Nancy Uscher ’74

When the performance major from the University of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music received a postcard from Stony Brook in 1972 describing a new master’s assistantship program that included playing in a string...

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Elsie Owens ’78

Elsie Owens and her husband, Robert Owens, moved to Gordon Heights in 1959.  She became a community activist almost at once, starting with a campaign to get the roads of Gordon Heights paved and fighting for the...

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Carole Weidman

Carole came to Stony Brook University at the beginning of the 1970’s and began studying political science. She enjoyed the collegiate environment of Stony Brook, finding a great sense of community that allowed her...