Shawn Helibron, Stony Brook University's new athletic director, discusses how he went from working in public relations for the Dallas Freeze minor-league hockey team to running SBU's Athletics Department.
In the last month, the Stony Brook University Police Department has bought two new police cars, Ford Taurus Police Interceptor, to replace the older model, Ford Crown Victoria, which was discontinued two years ago.
Bethpage Ballpark is home to more than just the minor league baseball team, the Long Island Ducks. It is also hosts a September 11th memorial, with a steel beam from the World Trade Center site and a plaque, the only one of its kind to list all 490 names of Long Islanders who perished during the attacks.
Long Islanders flock to Bethpage Ballpark to watch the Ducks take on their rival, the Bridgeport Bluefish. Despite the Bluefish leading the all time Ferry Cup series by three games, Ducks fans still come out to support their team.
Managing the many different facets of receiving an education is hard enough when you are perfectly healthy, but imagine trying to do all of that while fighting a life-threatening disease. It may seem like an impossible task, but that is exactly what the 39 students who were honored at The Daniel Brooks Memorial Educational Award for Students with Cancer reception and celebration did.