Stony Brook University held its 20th annual Stars of Stony Brook Gala on Wednesday, April 10, at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan. The event honored alumna and Simons Foundation president Marilyn Hawrys Simons. This year’s Stony Brook Foundation benefit recognized Simons for her philanthropic leadership and contributions to improving educational opportunities for the underserved. The event raised $28.2 million.
Join co-authors Phil Keith and Tom Clavin for a talk about their new book, “All Blood Runs Red: The Legendary Life of Eugene Bullard — Boxer, Pilot, Soldier, Spy” from noon to 1 PM on Wednesday, November 20, at the Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton. See www.myrml.org for details or to register.