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Hanaa’ Tameez is inaugural Marie Colvin Wall Street Journal fellow

News Corp Launches the Marie Colvin Fellowship at the Stony Brook University School of Journalism  Inaugural fellow will travel to Mexico City to work with The Wall Street Journal New York, NY (June 27, 2016) – News Corp announced today the … Continue reading

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Colvin Family Files Suit Against Syrian Leaders

Relatives of the late Marie Colvin, the famed foreign correspondent who grew up on Long Island and worked for the British newspaper The Sunday Times, have filed a lawsuit in federal court claiming that Syrian government officials targeted and killed … Continue reading

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Colvin Family Complaint

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Marie Colvin Lecture Series – Rukmini Callimachi

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New York Times reporter Rukmini Callimachi’s dreams are still haunted by the raped and killed women she saw sprawled across the jungle floor in the Ivory Coast, a West African nation. “Everywhere it’s the same: the perpetuators always deny raping … Continue reading

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Ann Curry hosted by Marie Colvin Center and School of Journalism

Ann Curry, Emmy winning former NBC co-anchor and reporter-at-large who is currently developing her own media start-up, delivered a message of encouragement and optimism to the Stony Brook University journalism students that were among the crowd filling the Staller Center … Continue reading

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Marie Colvin has been honored with a library in her name.

Students Marie Colvin and Donna Fiore Houman often wondered about the lives of the slain Vietnam War soldiers whose portraits lined the walls of Oyster Bay High School in the 1970s. In 2012, Colvin, an award-winning war correspondent for The … Continue reading

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Library dedicated to Marie Colvin

Oyster Bay High School recently dedicated its library to foreign correspondent and Long Island native Marie Colvin, who was killed in February 2012 while reporting on the Syrian civil war. Colvin was known as a courageous journalist who covered conflict … Continue reading

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Scholarship established in Emmy-winning CBS producer’s name

STONY BROOK, N.Y. – The friends and family of Emmy-winning CBS News Producer Michael Rosenbaum have established a memorial scholarship at the Stony Brook University School of Journalism in support of the Marie Colvin Center for International Reporting. The $30,000 … Continue reading

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Fundraiser kicks off Marie Colvin Center efforts

The Stony Brook University School of Journalism has launched a fundraising campaign to establish a Center for International Reporting in memory of Marie Colvin. Continue reading

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NYC Auction Held to Raise Funds for Stony Brook’s New Marie Colvin Center

An account of the Marie Colvin Center for International Reporting fundraising launch on June 21, 2012 at Muleh, a luxury boutique in the Meatpacking District in Manhattan. Continue reading

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