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Ramped-up “Reuse2Reduce” program leads to best-ever waste reduction

As students depart from campus during the last week of each spring semester, the process of cleaning out residence halls invariably includes the disposal of many unneeded household goods and…

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The Stories We Tell: Hudson Valley Artists 2015 opens at The Dorsky on June 20

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz announces the opening of its annual exhibition of new work by artists from the Hudson Valley. The Stories We Tell,…


Alternative Spring Break offers service learning opportunities for students

Alternative Spring Break video from G. Steve Jordan on Vimeo. Each year since 2011, small groups of SUNY New Paltz students have chosen to forego stereotypical spring break indulgences and…


UPD Investigator part of award-winning law enforcement effort

University Police Department (UPD) Investigator Bruce Chambers joined members of the New Paltz Police Department (NPPD) in receiving a Meritorious Police Service in Investigation award, May 21 at the Ulster…


Service and sacrifice honored at Memorial Day wreath-laying ceremony

More than 150 SUNY New Paltz students, faculty and staff, many of whom are among the more than 200 veterans, service members and dependents who are either enrolled as students…

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Creative Writing students find inspiration on Historic Huguenot Street

Twenty-eight SUNY New Paltz students with a passion for creative writing participated in a tour of Historic Huguenot Street (HHS), the National Historic Landmark District less than one mile from…


Exemplary employees receive Presidential Awards at annual College BBQ

The annual SUNY New Paltz Faculty and Staff Appreciation Picnic was held May 20 in the Old Main Quad. As is tradition, college administrators joined Campus Auxiliary Services in serving…


BFA Thesis Exhibitions [Photos]

View photos from SUNY New Paltz visual arts senior thesis exhibitions for the spring 2015 semester. BFA Thesis Exhibition I, April 24 at the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art: BFA…

Photo: The Fatal Weakness
By George Kelly
Directed by Jesse Marchese

    Cliff Bemis
    Cynthia Darlow
    Kristin Griffith
    Sean Patrick Hopkins
    Patricia Kilgarriff
    Victoria Mack
presented by The Mint Theater Company; Dress rehearsal photographed: Wednesday, August 27, 2014; 2:00 PM at Mint Theater, New York, NY; Photograph: © 2014 Richard Termine.
PHOTO CREDIT - Richard Termine

Theatre Arts faculty member draws prestigious Drama Desk Award nomination

Photos: ¬© 2014 Richard Termine Andrea Varga, associate¬†professor in the Department of Theatre Arts at SUNY New Paltz, has been nominated for a 2015 Drama Desk Award in the category…


IDMH to host disaster mental health summit

The Institute for Disaster Mental Health (IDMH) at SUNY New Paltz will host an all-day summit, bringing together leaders of New York State’s mental health and emergency management agencies for…