News

Applications Now Open for 2016 TALENT Grants

July 07, 2016

Stony Brook's Faculty Center is back this year wtih the TALENT Projects Grant (Teaching and Learning Enhancements with New Technology) and encourages SB instructors to invest their time, talent and energy to solve current and future challenges of pedagogy.


Doesschate to Lead IT Policy Efforts

June 21, 2016

Vice President for Information Technology & CIO Melissa Woo asks Phil Doesschate to serve in the role of Director of IT Policy.


Nappi Named Interim Chief Information Security Officer

June 20, 2016

Matthew Nappi assumed the position of Interim Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Stony Brook University on June 20, 2016.


Client Support Deploying New Support Utility on June 6

June 01, 2016

A new DoIT Client Support tool aims to assist with network troubleshooting for University-owned desktops.


Qualtrics Launches New User Interface

May 11, 2016

Qualtrics, the survey and research tool, gets a fresh new face and a few new features.


Important Changes to MySBmail, MySBfiles and Sparky Taking Place May 25, 2016

May 09, 2016

Three important IT service changes will be made to MySBmail, MySBfiles, and Sparky on Wednesday, May 25, 2016.


Dr. Patricia Aceves Appointed Assistant Provost for Academic Assessment and Technology-Enhanced Pedagogy

May 04, 2016

Dr. Patricia Aceves was appointed Assistant Provost for Academic Assessment and Technology-Enhanced Pedagogy. In this expanded role, she will lead Stony Brook University’s new Office of Assessment as an integral part of the Faculty Center. 


Woo Issues Call to Action for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

May 03, 2016

Intended to kick off an extended effort during the next year in EDUCAUSE to help people gain usable knowledge of why diversity, equity, and inclusion is important and how to increase it in the higher education IT workforce, Stony Brook CIO Melissa Woo co-authored an article that appeared in the May 2 issue of EDUCAUSE Review Online.


Kozwolski and Torza Win Innovation Lab's 3D the Campus Competition

May 02, 2016

Team Samurai Piledriver took the two top spots in the Stony Brook Innovation Lab's 3D the Campus Competition on April 20, 2016.


VoIP Deployment to Begin May 24

May 02, 2016

SBUDoIT will begin rolling out a new Voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) Unified Communications system to all West Campus employees on a building-by-building basis beginning May 24, 2016.


Melissa Woo Named No. 35 on Huffington Post's List of Top 100 Most Social CIOs on Twitter

April 26, 2016

Stony Brook University Vice President for Information Technology & CIO Melissa Woo earns distinction from the Huffington Post for the fourth-straight year.


Stony Brook Launches Student Schedule Builder

April 18, 2016

Stony Brook University launched its new Student Schedule Builder, a project initiated by the Registrar’s Office and Department of Undergraduate Education.


McFarlane Named Student Employer of the Year

April 13, 2016

Manager of Audio Visual Services Jarrod McFarlane was selected as the first-ever Student Employer of the Year at Stony Brook University on April 13, 2016.


Gao, Maini, and Vasadi Receive $1,000 DoIT Awards

April 08, 2016

DoIT awarded three undergraduate students $1,000 prizes from the Richard W. Reeder Endowment Student Excellence Fund on April 8, 2016.


2016 Women's Leadership Symposium Recap

March 25, 2016

Incase you missed it, here's a quick recap of the 2016 Women's Leadership Symposium: Inspiration & Empowerment, A Conversation For and About Women in the Workplace that took place on March 17, 2016. 


Innovation Lab Hosts Virtual Reality Campus Competition

March 24, 2016

The Stony Brook University Innovation Lab will be hosting a competition to promote virtual reality and to encourage students to explore the growing format.


Dr. Melissa Woo Appointed Vice President for Information Technology and CIO

February 25, 2016

President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., M.D. announced on Feb. 25, that following a national search, Dr. Melissa Woo has been appointed to the position of Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Stony Brook University effective April 4, 2016.


Stony Brook Joins Oracle Academy

February 17, 2016

Students, faculty and staff may now gain access to Oracle books, training, and certification at special educational prices.