Episode five of the Weekly Wrap Up features editors from every section giving the highlights of the semester. This semester, News covered the USG referendum, the Presidential Search Committee and a professor whole stole cancer research funds.
Students from the School of Social Welfare organized a petition titled, “Help Make the School of Social Welfare More Inclusive & Accessible” last month. Nearly 700 students have signed the petition to add handicap accessibility buttons to the two entrance doors to the School of Social Welfare.
Coming off a defense heavy victory over Sacred Heart, the Stony Brook women’s basketball went into Steinberg Wellness Center on Wednesday, Nov. 27 and put on an offensive clinic. The Seawolves knocked off the winless Long Island University Sharks, 80-49.
In a strong outing on both sides of the ball, the Stony Brook women’s basketball team defeated the Iona University Gaels by a final score of 59-40. With the win, the Seawolves improve to 4-1 on the season, while the Gaels fall to 1-3.
The Statesman livestreamed the event, which is currently posted on Facebook. Highlights from the conversation, edited for readability and clarity, are included below. A full transcript of the event is available here.
The Stony Brook women’s basketball team needed offensive weapons following a 23-8 season where they lost in the America East Tournament semifinals, seeing two vital players — guards Shania Johnson and Jerell Matthews — graduate.