Throughout the year, members of our campus community come together to learn about and celebrate Stony Brook's unique diversity. Popular annual traditions include:
Hispanic Heritage Month
Hispanic Heritage Month within Stony Brook University is a celebration of the Hispanic culture and contribution to the University community throughout the month of October.
Festival of Lights
The Festival of Lights is an intercultural program highlighting various religions celebrated during the Holiday season.
Black History Month
Black History Month events during the month of February celebrate the history, culture, and contributions of people of the African Diaspora and the contemporary issues affecting them.
Journey Around the World: Multicultural Show and Food Tasting
Journey Around the World: Multicultural Show & Ethnic Food Tasting is an evening of performances and food presented by more than 20 cultural student groups.
Asian American Heritage Month
Asian American Heritage Month is recognized during the month of April at Stony Brook and celebrates the Asian American cultures that exist at the University.
Diversity Day is an annual celebration of the diversity that exists at Stony Brook University. The campus tradition is celebrated alongside Strawberry Fest in the spring.