Something fowl is afoot

It’s messy, squishy, and you can see it everywhere on campus.  The resident geese that inhabit the grounds of Stony Brook University, leaving their droppings in plain sight, may not …

Olivia Abbruzzese: Excited to explore

By Toni GalloConnetquot High School Olivia Abbruzzese has found an outlet in writing. Since she was a child, she’s used it as a way to express her feelings and emotions, …

Phoebe Lawson: A passion for editing

By Cielo CastanedaEdward R. Murrow High School Phoebe Lawson had an interesting start to journalism.  “I wasn’t interested in it until my freshman year when I was accidentally put into …

Candace Morgan: From books to news

By Julia HemingRoosevelt High School Candace Morgan wants to change the world by identifying issues and highlighting them through writing.  “I like to write and share the truth about things,” …

Sophia Seda: Surrounded by stories

By Maya RatnerExpeditionary Learning School for Community Leaders Sometimes watching TV with family members can be impactful to a person’s life because it can help define their passion. When Sophia …

Kiana Wright: From film to broadcast

By Isabella RoccanovaHoly Trinity High School Kiana Wright loved writing from a young age, but it was only after a freshman year writing assignment—a seven-page creative rewrite of Shakespeare’s “Romeo …

Arts alive in summer

In the middle of July, when many college students are back home for summer vacation, one might expect there’s not much to do on campus. But here at Stony Brook …

The Best Interview Ever

Thursday was one of the busiest days I’ve had all week. Since my team, consisting of myself, Alyssa, Lily, Cielo and Jaden, were assigned the arts roundup piece, we had …

A jam-packed first day

By Jaden Morello July 22nd: Monday- Officially Day One! The alarm goes off at 6:45 am and suddenly I feel as if I’m back in school again. I definitely was …

Confidence from photos

This morning, I again found myself outside taking photos of a friend. Despite my excitement about the freedom of photography, I wondered what I could learn from another photo session. …