Staff

Josh Joseph

Josh Joseph

Executive Editor

Josh is a journalism major with a passion for design and technology. After accidentally (and luckily) stumbling into an editors meeting, he became involved in the Press’s layout and graphics. In spring of 2019, he redesigned the Press logo and brand, and put together entire issues of the print magazine. You can contact Josh at joshua.l.joseph@stonybrook.edu

Nick Wurm

Nick Wurm

Managing Editor

Nick is a Journalism major at Stony Brook University. He is a copy editor for the Press

Jeni Dhodary

Jeni Dhodary

Associate Editor, Opinions Editor

Jeni is a philosophy and economics double major at Stony Brook University who hopes to one day make a breakthrough in political theory. You can contact her at jenishma.dhodary@stonybrook.edu

Elisha Asif

Elisha Asif

Business Executive, Multimedia Editor

Elisha is a journalism major and a double minor in filmmaking and French. Though he enjoys writing, his passion lies in visual stories.

Falah Jalali

Falah Jalali

Multimedia Editor

Falah is a features editor at The Stony Brook press. You can contact Falah at falah.jalali@stonybrook.edu or features@sbpress.com

Sarah Beckford

Sarah Beckford

Music Editor, Features Editor

Sarah joined the Stony Brook Press as a staff writer in the fall of 2018, and has loved every moment since. Her passions lie in writing about nuances and niches of faith, music, race, and culture. Before joining The Press, she was a freelance staff writer for Reflektor Magazine. And to this day, she runs her own music blog on Tumblr, Sounds Like Infinity. Though her journalism major and filmmaking minor keep her busy, she enjoys listening to music and watching movies (and rewatching Velvet Goldmine) in her spare time.

Caroline Klewinowski

Caroline Klewinowski

News Editor

Caroline Klewinowski is a double major in sociology and journalism with a minor in religious studies. She was an editorial intern at Musée Magazine and a research intern at the American Museum of Natural History. Caroline now interns at WSHU Public Radio, an NPR affiliate. Contact her at caroline.klewinowski@stonybrook.edu

Justin Ligasan

Justin Ligasan

Satire Editor

Justin Ligasan is the satire editor for The Press.

Arun Nair

Arun Nair

Science Editor

Arun Nair is a disabled veteran of the US Army, and is in 30’s now, so he knows that it’s time to hurry up and get his degree —he’ll graduate with a BA in a couple of years, but he has a long way to go to get a doctorate in Neuroscience, which he intends to do. It’s a good thing he’s passionate about science, and he wants to share this passion with you.

Sam Rowland

Sam Rowland

Science Editor

Sam Rowland is a senior journalism major with a concentration in Science and the Environment. After starting out in Biology at Tulane University, he transferred colleges twice, eventually switching his major to Journalism and earning an Associate's Degree in that field from Westchester Community College. He loves to travel and spent a gap year before college in Israel. As the new science co-editor, he wants to help people not naturally interested in science know the importance, wonder and dangers of modern science and technology. You can contact him at samuel.rowland@stonybrook.edu

Emily Scott

Emily Scott

Copy Editor, Music Editor

Emily is a copy editor for The Press, majoring in journalism, and hopes to one day work for Rolling Stone. When she isn’t crocheting or writing she’s drinking too much coffee. You can reach her via email at emily.k.scott@stonybrook.edu

Keating Zelenke

Keating Zelenke

Graphics Editor

Keating is a second year journalism student with a filmmaking minor. She enjoys funky art and hopes to one day make documentaries. She can be contacted at keating.zelenke@stonybrook.edu

Cris Zhang

Cris Zhang

Graphics Editor

Cris is a design editor at the Press. She is a psychology major with a minor in studio art. She is a total book nerd who especially loves mystery. When she’s not reading, you can find her doing art or daydreaming.

Deanna Albohn

Deanna Albohn

Ombudsman

Deanna is an alum with a degree in journalism and psychology and served as the executive and music editor at The Press. When she is not writing about music, she is either at a concert or sleeping. She hopes to find herself writing for a music magazine one day. You can contact her at deanna.albohn@stonybrook.edu

Pamela Wong

Pamela Wong

Ombudsman

Pamela is a journalism alum and served as the business executive at The Press. She loves to travel and she has studied abroad in Russia in the summer of 2018. She loves fashion and makeup and hopes to write for a fashion magazine one day. You can contact Pamela at pamela.t.wong@stonybrook.edu