Seeking to cut back on administrative costs, art departments at Stony Brook University are combining under a new Center for the Arts, which will include the Staller Center’s performance space.
The new center has been under discussion for years, according to the university, but the actual implementation of it could happen very soon.
“Discussions of a Center for the Arts arose out of the Strategic Planning Process in December of 2009 and the plans have yet to be finalized,” said university spokesman James Montalto.
Even so, sources within the art departments say that the new Center for the Arts could be “taking effect this semester.”
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