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HELP THE SURVIVORS OF HAIYAN/YOLANDA


 


 List of relief organizations in the Philippines and USA
Former SB PUSO President Requests Donations to NAFCON

 

 

Haiyan/Yolanda Typhoon Relief
Fundraising Events in NYC


SBU PUSO X VSA Typhoon Benefit Concert
December 5th, 2013


Check out this before and after Tacloban video

 

SAVE THE WANG CENTER NEWS

 
 SBU Imperial President Is Also Delusional!
Stanley Tells Student Media That 6-Story
Dorms Will Have "Almost No Effect"!
We defy Stanley to stand in front of the
shortest of the 6 Wang AAC light towers on
the far right in the drawing below, holding
that KSQ drawing he claims is accurate, and
publicly say it is correct even though it
shows the 3-story light tower as the same
height as the proposed 6-story Toll Drive
dorms! Another KSQ drawing falsely minimizes the dorms impact on the garden
by making them look 4 stories. So why
should anyone believe any KSQ drawings
that show these 'dwarf' dorms not effecting
the iconic pagoda tower atop Wang? If
Stanley were honest, he would have an
impartial 3rd party architect, one all could
agree on, make accurate drawings.
What is Stanley afraid of? The truth?
Update: We came up with the perfect
architect to provide correct drawings -
the world famous John Belle of Beyer,
Blinder and Belle! He won the nation's
highest honor for an architect, the Presidential Design Award, for the
renovations of Grand Central Station and Ellis Island, and he also designed SBU's
Academic Mall. Everyone respects Belle!



Click on photos above or below to enlarge

 STANLEY STILL LYING,
STILL NOT RESPONDING
Stanley's Scorecard:
Trees 1, Asians 0
 
Is this what "almost no effect" means to Stanley: Will sitting in the serene Suzhou style scholar's garden and looking up at trees and sky be the same as looking at
brick walls towering overhead, listening to
a cacophony of music blaring? Never again being able to open the theatre curtain to reveal the Japanese Noh-style effect of the outside being one with the inside through the two 8-sided windows? Will driving onto campus or looking down from the Academic Mall and seeing the iconic pagoda tower, now alone against the blue sky, be the same when its bottom half is backed by brick walls, at night the dorm lights switching on and off?

 All we ask is that Stanley give logical
reasons why the Asian campus community
does not matter to him. Why he is willing to
the destroy the beauty of the $55 million gift
celebrating Asian heritage when there is lots
of room for dorms elsewhere. (With room for
new parking too!) Why he does not have the
common courtesy to respond to students,
alumni, faculty, staff, and members of the
community who have asked him why. Does
he truly believe the two-minute walk closer
to the Academic Mall between Toll Drive
dorms and LaValle Stadium dorms is worth
screwing up the Wang AAC? Please tell us
Sam. Please justify what you are doing.
Tennis Courts 1, Asians 0
Since the high temp steam pipes needed
to build any large building on campus are
already in place by the tennis courts on the
other side of the same parking lot , why
can't there be stadium dorms there like the
popular ones at UT Austin and the tennis
courts moved. The tennis court space was
originally offered to Charles Wang so if it
was good enough for the Wang AAC then,
why isn't it good enough for dorms now?

   


Drawing above, also by KSQ but prior to
when any objections were raised about the
effect on Wang, more accurately shows the
new dorms towering over the Wang Center.

 

 
www.aaezine.org/savewang
Index of Previous Save Wang
Articles with Drawings and Photos

 

WANG CENTER SAGA

 
"Jasmine Sucks Now" | Capitalism At
Its Finest | Over 1000 Students Join
Facebook SBU Food Complaints &
Improvements Page | Off-Campus
Housing Battles Are Food Related
by Chenjun Feng, Eric Leung,
May Hao Wang, Ja Young in SB Press

 

 
Wang Center Fall Calendar
Literally Empty

 

 
Spring Problems Leading Into Fall - Part 1
Wang Center's Tangled Web
Mukhi Forced Out, Future?
by Wilson Jiang, Ja Young

 

 
Spring Problems Leading Into Fall - Part 2
Wang Center's Tangled Web
What is the Future of Asian/American
Programming? What Was Wang's Vision?
What Should the Wang AAC Be Now?
by Wilson Jiang, Ja Young

 

EDUCATION NEWS

O 90% of Students Text and Go Online During Class - Inside Higher Ed
O Dalai Lama and Emory U: Seeking a Bridge Between Western Science and Eastern Faith - NY Times
O East Asian Universities Gain Against US and UK in THE Rankings - UWN
O Higher Ed Gets Biggest Gift in China's History from Founder of Blackstone for Schwarzman Scholars - UWN
O IELTS, World's Most Popular English Language Test for Higher Ed, Introduces Biometrics to Verify Test Takers - UWN
O Missteps Abroad Lead Colleges to Reassess Expansion - Bloomberg
O NASA Mistakenly Banned Chinese Scientists From Conference - CNN
O Part-time Profs Treated Like They're a Lowly Class - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
O Public Intellectuals Against the Neoliberal University - Truth-out
O The Scholars Who Shill for Wall Street - The Nation
O Universities Need to Teach More, Research Less - Belfast Telegraph
O Warren Calls For Big Changes to Student Loans - Government Shouldn't Profit Off the Backs of Students - Huffington Post
O Who Really Runs American Universities? And Who Should? - Huffington Post
O Why College Costs Will Soon Plunge - Times Dispatch
O Why Do International Students Go to China? - UWN
O Worldwide Network of Research Universities Agreed to by AAU, Australia, China, and LERU - UWN
O Xia Yeliang, China Moves To Lower Professor's Profile - NY Times
O Xia Yeliang, Peking U Fires Scholar, Threatening Academic Freedom and Wellesley Ties - Chronicle of Higher Ed
O Zhang Legacy Collections Center at WMU - Michigan Live

INTERESTING ARTICLES & OP EDS
WITH NO RELATION TO SBU

O Dr Ilseung Cho Explains Why Gut May Hold Key to Many Diseases - CBS News
O Gentrification - Are Chinatowns Disappearing - AALDEF
O How Chinese Censorship Is Reaching Overseas - CNN
O More Than 1,100 Deportations Every Day, Excessive Engforcement Put in Perspective - by Thomas Fung, LI Wins
O Racism in Paradise - Major Series on Racism in Canada; Is US the Same? - The Province
O Sikh Professor at Columbia Attacked in Hate Crime - Huffington Post
O Slants: Asian American Rock Group Sues US Government to Trademark Their Name - NPR
O TPP: Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Pact Could Lead to Mass International Migration - by Thomas Fung, LI Wins
O Yo-Yo Ma and the Mind Game of Music - NY Times

JYOTI SINGH PANDEY IS AMERICA TOO

O Harassment, Sexual Abuse Corrupts Education Worldwide - UWN

 
Articles and Resources About Ending
the Sexual and Physical Abuse of Women

 

SAVE SBU, USA & THE EARTH

 

China Wind Farm - Photo by Zhenxiao Lei

 
What the US Needs! Try This!
UK Interactive Website Lets Users Understand and Determine How to Reduce Global Warming Individually and Together

 

   

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SBU FACULTY & STAFF OCT NEWS

Prof Robert Kelly
Saves the Day!
Students Lose TAP Due to Financial Aid Incompetence
Why Does a Prof Know More Than Financial Aid 'Experts'?

by Eric Leung in SB Press

 
Prof Nicholas Fisher
Discusses Fukushima's Effects Pacific Ecology & Public Health
by Lucy Kong

 

 
Prof Richard Chan
College of Business
Wins Newman Award


- in Happenings

 
Dr Minsu Ha
SBU's 1st Science Education
Postdoc Researcher, Part of
CESAME / NSF $5 Million
STEM Education Grant

- SBU Press Release

 
Prof Anurag Purwar
Biodex Will Manufacture
His "Life Changing"
Mobility Device

- in Happenings

Prof Henry Woo
Forum on Latest Treatment
of Brain Aneurysms


- SB Neurosciences Institute

SBU OCT NEWS

CEWIT 2013

by Eric Leung

An Interview with
Midori

Virtuoso Violinist

by ManWai Che

 
Chinese Consul General
Guoxiang Sun
"The Chinese Dream
and Foreign Policy"
by Chris Woods in Statesman
 

Free Great Films
 On Wang's Big Screen
from Confucius Institute


by May Hao Wang in SB Press

Confucius Institute
Film Review
Forever Enthralled

by May Hao Wang

SBU COMMUNITY OCT NEWS / OP EDS

Stony Brook's Chinese Food Community Comes of Age
Now Three Asian Markets and
Bakery/Dim Sum Shop in Oven


by May Hao Wang
in SB Press

 
Teen Girls
Stony Brook U Needs You! Research Study on
Teen Emotional Growth

 

Miss America:
American Culture
and Douchebag Racists
- Bushra Mollick in
SB Press


and for a little
humor, check out
Aziz Ansari
on the racists

NEW SBU PHOTO ALBUMS
 


CEWIT 2013

Photos by Eric Leung

 
Confucius Institute's
Chinese Calligraphy Workshop
Photos by Demi Guo
 

 
Diwali 2013
Center for India Studies, Hindu
Student Council (HSC), and Jasmine
Photos by Eric Leung
 

 
Diwali Stony Brook 2013
Photos by May Hao Wang
 


NEW SBU VIDEOS

Chinese
Consul General
Guoxiang Sun
"The Chinese Dream and
Foreign Policy"

video by Demi Guo

photo by Jia Yao

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ChinaBlue Radio Show
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TH 11/7
WANG
 

 
Confucius Institute Film Series
Ip Man
Bruce Lee's Mentor

 

 SU 11/10
Staller
 

 
Midori Master Class
Community Invited to Watch

 

 SU 11/10
Staller
 

 
Midori
in Concert
with pianist Ozgur Aydin
 

F 11/22
WANG
 

 
Confucius Institute Workshop
Traditional Chinese Medicine
 

 TH 11/28

 
Happy Thanksgiving
 

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NYC
 

 
Pan Asian Repertory Theatre
37th Season Benefit Dinner

 

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SOMAS
 

 
NOAA Climate Prediction Center
Dr Arun Kumar
Nat'l Oceanic & Atmospheric Admin
 

W 12/4
WANG
 

 
Stephenson Cancer Center
Dr Hong Chen
University of Oklahoma

 

W 12/4
WANG
 

 
Korean Studies Speakers Series
Ronda Hauben
Media War at the UN

 

TH 12/5
WANG
 

 
Confucius Institute Film Series
If You Are the One
Romantic Comedy

 

TH 12/5
SAC
 

 
PUSOXVSA
Haiyan/Yolanda Benefit
Philippine USO + Vietnamese SA

 

F 12/6
Emma Clark Library, SB
 

 
Workshop with
Pramila Venkateswaran
Suffolk County Poet Laureate

 

 
Bus Service
Between SBU and NYC
Begins 12/9

 

SA 4/5
STALLER
 

 
Taiko Drummers
TAO
Phoenix Rising

 


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CHARLES B. WANG
ASIAN AMERICAN CENTER

 Charles Wang: Donor Celebrating Asian and
Asian American Cultures

P.H. Tuan: Architect

 PH Tuan Annual CB Wang Center Photo Contest

 Jinyoung Jin
Associate Director
for Cultural Programs

 
Original Wang Center Page Hacked, Lots Missing, But Has: Grand Opening Photos & Videos, Charles Wang's Speech, PH Tuan Describing Pagoda & You Can See It Rising
 

  

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