Tag: LIU Post

Ex-Prez Bill Clinton Preaches Unity in Brookville

Former President Bill Clinton preached unity during a speech that touched on a wide range of topics at the Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post in Brookville last week.

The Blacklist Films Scene in Brookville

Creators of The Blacklist, the popular NBC crime thriller series set to return for its fifth season on Sept. 27, shot a scene Friday at the LIU Post Equestrian Center in Brookville.

LIU-Post Unveils Start-Up Institute

The university’s mission is to attract creative minds to its T. Denny Sanford Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute.

Legends Arlo Guthrie & Taj Mahal at LIU Post’s Tilles Center

Together, Arlo Guthrie and Taj Mahal comprise a still-evolving tapestry of Americana more than half a century in the making, stitched from the finest threads and songs and hymns in the collective canon, in all its various shapes and sounds, and are the living, breathing embodiment of sheer musical genius.

Retired Gen. Colin Powell to Speak at LIU Post

Powell’s conversation at LIU Post promises to be worthwhile.

Freeport Gang Member Charged With 2005 Murder

A Latin Kings street gang member from Freeport was arrested for killing a 23-year-old LIU Post student and basketball star at a bar in Island Park 12 years ago, federal authorities said.

Nationwide ‘Concert Across America’ Takes On Gun Violence

Hundreds of communities from Long Island to California will join together Sunday to host The Concert Across America to End Gun Violence. This nationwide action was set in motion by Donna Dees, a New Yorker who had organized the Million Mom March in Washington, D.C., on Mother’s Day in 2000 following a shooting in Granada Hills, Calif. the year before at a community center. That march drew more than 750,000 people on the National Mall, along with coordinating protests in all 50 states.

The Complete Guide to Long Island Colleges and Universities

Long Island’s biggest export is its college students, the old joke goes, but the region has more than a dozen institutions where students can earn degrees in virtually any field of study. From small specialty colleges to large research universities, there are plenty of options for students to stay local. Many of LI’s colleges and universities have dorms that allow for students to transfer here from elsewhere. But matching a student with the right school can be a daunting task. Here to make the process of deciding easier is the Press’ Ultimate Guide to Long Island Colleges and Universities:

Exclusive: The Strange Case of Long Island’s Stolen Mummy Head

The case got no news coverage but easily ranks as one of the weirdest, most macabre thefts in recent memory on Long Island.

Birthday Bash for David Amram Includes Pete Seeger Tribute, Musical Pals

“The greatest folk concert Long Island has seen in decades!”