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Remembering Herb Gelernter

“Herb will be greatly missed by his colleagues in the department, the many students who benefited from his great wisdom, and the entire Stony Brook community.” — Distinguished Professor Arie Kaufman, Chair, Department...

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Veterans Salute Dr. King

The Long Island State Veterans Home (LISVH) held its annual remembrance ceremony in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on Friday, January 16, with nearly 150 veterans, staff and guests in attendance. The event focused...

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In Memoriam: Dave Alexander

Long time Stony Brook University Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach and legendary mentor Dave Alexander passed away on June 28, 2012 at the age of 62 following a long and courageous battle against cancer...

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In Memoriam: Michael Marx

Professor Michael Marx, from Stony Brook’s Department of Physics and Astronomy, passed away on August 2, 2011. Marx formerly served as Associate Dean for Budget and Operations for the College of Arts and Sciences and as...

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In Memoriam: John H. Marburger, III

John H. Marburger, III, the third president of Stony Brook University and an admired scientist, passed away in his home in Port Jefferson, New York, on Thursday, July 28, after four years of treatment for non-Hodgkins...

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In Memoriam: John S. Toll

The second President of Stony Brook University, John Sampson Toll, passed away Friday, July 15, 2011, of natural causes at Fox Hill Assisted Living in Bethesda, Maryland. He was 87. Dr. Toll graduated with highest...

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In Memoriam: George C. Williams

George C. Williams, an evolutionary biologist of worldwide renown and professor emeritus of Stony Brook’s Department of Ecology and Evolution, passed away on September 8, 2010. He was born on May 12, 1926. After...

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In Memoriam: Lawrence Noonan

Lawrence Noonan passed away on Tuesday, June 8, after a valiant and long struggle with failing health. His legacy will be felt by many as his tenure at Stony Brook spanned more than 32 years. Noonan’s service began in...

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