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Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni

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List of famous alumni from State University of New York at Stony Brook, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from State University of New York at Stony Brook include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished State University of New York at Stony Brook alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended State University of New York at Stony Brook are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Joy Behar and Colin Quinn are included on this list along with many more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to State University of New York at Stony Brook?” and “Which celebrities are State University of New York at Stony Brook alumni?”
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    Colin Quinn

    Television producer, Screenwriter
    Colin Edward Quinn (born June 6, 1959) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. On...  more

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    Diane Farr

    Film Producer, Screenwriter
    Diane Farr (born September 7, 1969) is an American actress, producer, and writer. She is known...  more

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    Joy Behar

    Talk show host, Comedian
    Josephine Victoria "Joy" Behar (; née Occhiuto; born October 7, 1942) is an American comedian,...  more

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    Robert Gallucci

    Political scientist
    Robert L. Gallucci (born February 11, 1946) is an American academic and diplomat, who formerly...  more
  • 5

    Risa J. Lavizzo-mourey

    Businessperson, Physician
    Risa J. Lavizzo-Mourey (born 1954) is an American doctor and executive who served as President...  more
  • 6

    Sandy Pearlman

    Record producer, Songwriter
    Samuel Clarke "Sandy" Pearlman (August 5, 1943 – July 26, 2016) was an American music...  more
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    Bonnie Schneider is a national television meteorologist and the author of Extreme Weather,...  more
  • 8

    Ben Shneiderman

    Professor, Computer scientist
    Ben Shneiderman (born August 21, 1947) is an American computer scientist, a Distinguished ...  more
  • 9

    Laura Schlessinger

    Talk show host, Radio personality
    Laura Catherine Schlessinger (born January 16, 1947) is an American talk radio host and...  more
  • 10

    Jef Raskin

    Computer scientist, Scientist
    Jef Raskin (born Jeff Raskin; March 9, 1943 – February 26, 2005) was an American...  more
  • 11

    Peter Bucknell

    Filmmaker, Violist
    Peter Wentworth Bucknell (born 1967) is a filmmaker, an author and classical violist residing...  more
  • 12

    Ashoke Sen

    Ashoke Sen, FRS (; born 1956) is an Indian theoretical physicist and distinguished professor...  more
  • 13

    Apostolos Gerasoulis

    Computer scientist
    Apostolos Gerasoulis is the co-creator of Teoma, an Internet search engine that powers...  more
  • 14

    Britta Merwin

    KCRA 3 Meteorologist ' ' ' Britta Merwin' ' ' joined the KCRA Weather Team in June 2010, She...  more
  • 15

    Joe Nathan

    Baseball player
    Joseph Michael Nathan (born November 22, 1974) is an American former professional baseball...  more

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    Michael F. Shlesinger

    Michael F. Shlesinger (born August 8, 1948, Brooklyn, New York) is a physicist notable for his...  more
  • 17

    Ashok Das

    Ashok Das (born March 23, 1953) is an Indian American theoretical physicist, an author and...  more
  • 18

    Jill Nicolini

    Journalist, Model
    Jill Marie Nicolini (born January 10, 1978) is a reporter and former model, actress, and...  more
  • 19

    Lisa M. Weber

    Lisa M. Weber has been the President, Individual Business, for MetLife since 2004....  more
  • 20

    James DiGiovanna

    Film critic, Journalist
    James DiGiovanna is a film reviewer and filmmaker, and the author of a number of published...  more
  • 21
    Linda A. Capuano is vice president, Emerging Technology, for Marathon Oil Corporation. She...  more
  • 22

    Nick Mamatas

    Novelist, Writer
    Nick Mamatas (Greek: Νίκος Μαμματάς) (born February 20, 1972) is an American horror, science...  more
  • 23

    Joseph E. LeDoux

    Professor, Psychologist
    Joseph E. LeDoux (born December 7, 1949) is an American neuroscientist whose research is...  more
  • 24
    John Leroy Hennessy (born September 22, 1952) is an American computer scientist, academician,...  more
  • 25

    Michael Stebbins

    Scientist, Science writer
    Michael Stebbins is an American geneticist and former Vice President of Science and Technology...  more