“We don’t know why it emerged,” said Dr. Maurizio Del Poeta, a professor of molecular genetics and microbiology at Stony Brook University’s Renaissance School of Medicine. At the very least, he is recommending hospitals develop stricter rules on foot traffic in and out of patients’ rooms because the microbe can be carried on the bottom of shoes.
“Many times, students forget that their volunteer work and their leadership in college is experience. They default to this idea that you can only put up there what you got paid for, which is not true,” said Marianna Savoca.
Tyrannosauroid dinosaurs have a long evolutionary history and include iconic giants like Tyrannosaurus rex. Now an international team of researchers including Alan H. Turner, PhD have uncovered much of the skull and skeleton of a small tyrannosaur from Late Cretaceous rocks in New Mexico.
The No. 17 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team once again proved its dominance in the America East, earning its seventh-straight conference title taking down UAlbany, 21-7. With the win, the Seawolves punched its ticket to the NCAA tournament and will go head-to-head with reigning national champion James Madison in the first round of the NCAA tournament this Friday, May 10, at Maryland.
Jon Oringer, Founder, CEO and Chairman of Shutterstock Inc., was inducted into the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame in a special ceremony at Stony Brook’s annual Engineering Ball on April 25, 2019.
Passionate about fitness, recreation and nutrition, and the importance they all have in student wellness, Jay Souza has spent his life and career devoted to educating, motivating and inspiring others to help achieve their goals, optimal health and success in life. He has over 25 years of experience in the field of recreation and wellness in higher education. He has also enhanced the Recreation and Wellness programs and services by focusing on a more holistic approach to wellness, incorporating health education and free testing services, a walk-in clinic and a relaxation room within the Recreation and Wellness facility.