education cuts


An issue that is galvanising the local community here on the East End of Long Island, where I spend part of the year, is the proposed closure of Stonybrook’s Southampton Campus. The main mover behind the scheme is the President of Stonybrook, Samuel L. Stanley, a technocrat who has betrayed […]

Save Stonybrook Southampton: Axe the Fat Cats


The battle to keep Stonybrook Southampton’s campus open continues with new fronts being opened daily. The latest coup is that Alec Baldwin, the actor and local resident, stepped into the fray and slammed the closure in Newsday ( http://bit.ly/9KVukd ). Other celebrity friends of the campaign, possibly including RFK Jr., […]

Save Stonybrook Southampton ( update)


http://www.petitionspot.com/petitions/savesbs/ Last week it was announced that as part of its cost cutting plans Stonybrook University is to close its Southampton L.I campus. The news came like a bolt out of the blue, leaving students, staff and the local community shocked and upset. I don’t directly have a dog in […]

Bail out colleges – not banks ! Save Stonybrook Southampton ...