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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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor
Colin Edward Quinn is an American stand-up comedian, actor and writer. On television he is best known for his work on Saturday Night Live, Remote Control, and Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn. Since ...more
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Diane Farr is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor
Diane Farr is an American actress and writer. She is known for her roles as FBI agent Megan Reeves in the CBS television series Numb3rs and Firefighter Laura Miles on Rescue Me.
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Joy Behar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Talk show host, Comedian, Actor
Joy Behar is an American comedian, writer, actress and was a co-host on the ABC talk show The View. She hosted The Joy Behar Show on HLN from 2009 to 2011 and Joy Behar: Say Anything! on Current ...more
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Robert Gallucci is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Political scientist
Robert L. Gallucci is an Italian American academic and diplomat, who formerly worked as President of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. He previously served as Dean of the Edmund ...more
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Risa J. Lavizzo-mourey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Businessperson, Physician
Dr. Risa Lavizzo-Mourey is the President and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, One of America's largest philanthropic organizations devoted to health and health care. She is the first ...more
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Sandy Pearlman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Record producer, Songwriter, Talent manager
Sandy Pearlman is an American music producer, artist manager, professor, poet, songwriter, and former record company executive. He is best known for founding, writing for and producing or ...more
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Bonnie Schneider is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Bonnie Schneider is a national television meteorologist and the author of Extreme Weather, published by Palgrave Macmillan. She appears on The Weather Channel, Headline News, and Bloomberg ...more
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Ben Shneiderman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Professor, Computer scientist
Ben Shneiderman is an American computer scientist, and professor of computer science at the University of Maryland Human-Computer Interaction Lab at the University of Maryland, College Park. He ...more
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Laura Schlessinger is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Talk show host, Radio personality, Writer
Laura Catherine Schlessinger is an American talk radio host, socially conservative commentator and author. Her radio program consists mainly of her responses to callers' requests for personal ...more
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Jef Raskin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Computer scientist, Scientist, Writer
Jef Raskin was an American human–computer interface expert best known for conceiving and starting the Macintosh project for Apple in the late 1970s.
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Peter Bucknell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Filmmaker, Violist
Peter Wentworth Bucknell is an Australian-born filmmaker residing in Manhattan in the United States.
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Ashoke Sen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Physicist
Ashoke Sen, FRS is an Indian theoretical physicist and distinguished professor at the Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad. He also is the Morningstar Visiting professor at MIT. His main ...more
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Apostolos Gerasoulis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Computer scientist
Apostolos Gerasoulis is the co-creator of Teoma, an Internet search engine that powers Ask.com; he co-founded Teoma along with his colleagues at Rutgers in 2000. Gerasoulis has appeared in TV ...more
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Britta Merwin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Meteorologist
KCRA 3 Meteorologist ' ' ' Britta Merwin' ' ' joined the KCRA Weather Team in June 2010, She arrived in Sacramento, CA, Britta was born in San Antonio, TX. Into an Air Force Family, Britta lived ...more
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Joe Nathan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Joe Nathan Baseball player
Joseph Michael "Joe" Nathan is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball. Nathan started out his baseball career as a shortstop in high ...more
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Michael F. Shlesinger is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Michael F. Shlesinger Physicist
Michael F. Shlesinger is a physicist notable for his work in the area of nonlinear dynamics. He is the founder of the journal Fractals. His pioneering work in statistical predictions and ...more
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Ashok Das is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Physicist
Ashok Das is an Indian American theoretical physicist, an author and award winning teacher of Physics. He is professor of physics at University of Rochester and Adjunct professor of Physics at ...more
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Jill Nicolini is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Journalist, Model, Actor
Jill Marie Nicolini is a reporter and former model, actress, and reality TV show participant. Currently, Nicolini is a traffic reporter on CBS 2 News This Morning on WCBS-TV in New York City.
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Lisa M. Weber is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Businessperson
Lisa M. Weber has been the President, Individual Business, for MetLife since 2004.
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James DiGiovanna is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Film critic, Journalist, Professor
James DiGiovanna is an award-winning film reviewer and filmmaker, and the author of a number of published short stories. Together with Bob Grimm and Colin Boyd, he is one of three cinema writers ...more
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Linda A. Capuano is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Linda A. Capuano is vice president, Emerging Technology, for Marathon Oil Corporation. She joined Marathon in June 2008.
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Nick Mamatas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Novelist, Writer
Nick Mamatas is an American horror, science fiction and fantasy author and editor for the Haikasoru line of translated Japanese science fiction novels for Viz Media. His fiction has been ...more
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Joseph E. LeDoux is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Professor, Psychologist, Neuroscientist
Joseph E. LeDoux is a neuroscientist, the Henry and Lucy Moses Professor of Science, and professor of neuroscience and psychology at New York University. He is also the director of the Center ...more
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John L. Hennessy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
John LeRoy Hennessy is an American computer scientist, academician, and businessman. Hennessy is one of the founders of MIPS Computer Systems Inc. as well as Atheros and is the tenth President ...more
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Michael Stebbins is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous State University Of New York At Stony Brook Alumni
Scientist, Science writer
Michael Stebbins is an American geneticist and serves as Assistant Director for Biotechnology, Office of Science and Technology Policy, in the White House. He received his B.S. in biology from ...more