Howard Schneider to take on full-time leadership role at the Center for News Literacy

Will depart as Dean of Stony Brook University’s School of Journalism to focus exclusively on advancing the Center’s critical educational mission STONY BROOK, N.Y., December 13, 2018 – The Founding Dean of Stony Brook University’s School of Journalism, Howard Schneider, will depart his role at the start of 2019 to fully focus on bringing the school’s innovative […]

New York State Educators Gathering to Fight Fake News

STONY BROOK, NY, USA – August 3, 2018 – At a time of unprecedented concern about the spread of false and misleading news, the Stony Brook University School of Journalism’s Center for News Literacy is bringing together teachers from more than 20 New York State school districts for an immersive, three-day workshop that will equip […]

Stony Brook’s Center for News Literacy launches groundbreaking MOOC

Six-week online course helps consumers decipher fake news from reliable information STONY BROOK, NY, USA – December 12, 2016  – How can you find reliable information in a flood of fake news, propaganda and advertising all dressed up to look like real journalism? How can modern societies thrive if their citizens are misinformed about topics […]