“Without Limits” Spring Programming Announced

“Without Limits” Spring Programming Announced

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This spring, the wall between the Sojourner Truth Library and the Fine Arts Building is about to get a lot brighter.  Beginning April 25, artist Pau Quintanajornet will be painting a mural on a wooden canvas attached to the wall, the first time that the high-traffic area will be used for public art.  

LA&S Launches New Alumni Website

LA&S Launches New Alumni Website

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As an undergraduate pursuing a degree in Spanish, Claudette Aldebot ’06 was frequently asked one question, “What are you going to do with that degree?”

Ottaway Visiting Professor Takes Bold Approach to Difficult Subject Matter

Ottaway Visiting Professor Takes Bold Approach to Difficult Subject Matter

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When author and journalist Eyal Press was growing up in Buffalo, New York, in the late 1980s and early 1990s, his father, an obstetrician-gynecologist, was one of a handful of doctors in the city who provided abortions.

Rivera House Fosters Sense of Community Among LGBTQA+ Students

Rivera House Fosters Sense of Community Among LGBTQA+ Students

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The Rivera House living-learning community fills a longstanding need for support services for New Paltz’s LGBTQA+ students.

Liberal Arts in Action:  Lorraine Perricone-Dazzo ’09 (Philosophy, Anthropology)

Liberal Arts in Action: Lorraine Perricone-Dazzo ’09 (Philosophy, Anthropology)

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The “Liberal Arts in Action” series allows alumni to speak, in their own words, about the value of a liberal arts education. Lorraine Perricone-Dazzo ’09 (Philosophy, Anthropology) is employed as a Partnerships Manager at the non-governmental organization Restless Development. She credits her liberal arts education with honing her analytical and communication skills.

Liberal Arts in Action:  John McDonald ’03 (Economics)

Liberal Arts in Action: John McDonald ’03 (Economics)

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John McDonald ’03 (Economics) is a staff attorney in the Housing Unit at Legal Services NYC. His studies at New Paltz sparked his interest in economic and social justice issues.   

Faculty Publications, Presentations and Honors

Faculty Publications, Presentations and Honors

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Congratulations to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences faculty for their notable publications, presentations and honors.