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College names next visiting Ottaway Professor

Author and multimedia narrative journalist Alissa Quart will join the New Paltz faculty in spring 2015 as this year’s James H. Ottaway Sr. Visiting Professor of Journalism. She will teach…

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College unveils new transit hub

The construction of the new Campus Transit Hub, located at the entrance of the Route 32 parking lot, goes hand in hand with the College’s effort to provide a safe,…

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Business Leaders of the 21st Century share path to success

From London to New Paltz, the message was clear. Network, get involved and be relevant. These were the overwhelming sentiments conveyed at the first Business Leaders of the 21st Century…

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Richard Louv delivers Distinguished Speaker Series lecture on “The Nature-Rich Life”

On Tuesday, Oct. 21, journalist and author Richard Louv visited the New Paltz campus to speak on “The Nature-Rich Life” as part of the College’s Distinguished Speaker Series. Louv’s presentation…

Mole Night

Students get hands-on with the chemistry of candy

In celebration of National Chemistry Week, the Chemistry Department welcomed more than 40 students, ages 6-12, to campus on Wednesday, Oct. 22, for “Family Mole Night.” The event, host by…

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Students encouraged to pursue advanced education during college visit

On Wednesday, Oct. 22, SUNY New Paltz welcomed 80 students from George Cooke Elementary School in an effort to give the fifth-graders a closeup look at campus life. Sponsored by…

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College celebrates National Food Day with ‘Campus Crunch,’ Oct. 24

SUNY New Paltz, along with 16 other colleges and universities from around New York State, will take part in the first annual ‘Campus Crunch’ in recognition of National Food Day…

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President’s Report to Academic and Professional Faculty

Read New Paltz President Donald P. Christian’s October Report to Academic and Professional Faculty Open House for Prospective Students and Parents. I want to thank faculty and staff in advance…

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CRREO releases interactive map that answers the question “What if Congress was like us?”

With Election Day fast approaching, the Center for Research, Regional Engagement, and Outreach (CRREO) at SUNY New Paltz is answering the question ‘What if Congress Was Like Us?’ Using the…

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Award-winning industrial designer Scott Summit to speak on “3D Printing: Using the Body to Design for the Body”

The Hudson Valley Advanced Manufacturing Center at SUNY New Paltz welcomes award-winning industrial designer Scott Summit to speak on “3D Printing: Using the Body to Design for the Body,” on…