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The Year in Review: 2019


Another year in the books! Join us for a look back at major campus news and individual success stories from the past 12 months


Matt Moyer named 2020 Ottaway Visiting Professor

Award-winning photojournalist will lead seminar, give public lecture

College appoints new Dean of School of Education

René Antrop-González will assume new role in June 2020

The Dorsky announces new exhibitions for spring 2020

Tracking contemporary trends in regional, national and international art

Scenes from the BFA Thesis Exhibition Opening

Visual artists showcase capstone work at The Dorsky Museum

Photo of the Week

A little splash of color to break up the January doldrums, courtesy of the Center for International Programs and partners at EnglishUSA. The organization of intensive English language programs led a first-ever trade mission to Colombia and Brazil in November 2019. Amanda Stevens, manager of international recruitment, represented SUNY New Paltz's Haggerty English Language Program as a member of the U.S. delegation.

People of SUNY New Paltz

Ambassadors from the largest city in the world

The College welcomes Dual Diploma education students from Chongqing, China

Art Force 5: New Paltz students join SUNY “superhero” team

Video production interns document effort to spark creativity in NYC kids

From “Do it yourself” to “Let’s do this together”

AC2 program propels biochemistry major to international medical research

Bay Shore High School starts first varsity girls wrestling team in New York

01/11/20, Newsday
New Paltz alumna helping young athletes make Long Island history

Rising creativity and the enduring main melody: Trends in China’s 2019 film market

01/12/20, The River
Alumna Dynahlee Star Padilla ’19’s first byline with new HV publication considers the experience of returning to one’s first language

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Faculty & Staff Development Trainings
Various times

Register now for trainings tapping the broad spectrum of our campus community’s collective expertise


Spring 2020: First Day of Classes
All day

Campus comes out of hibernation as students and faculty return for the new semester


West Point Battleground Talent Showcase – Auditions
10 a.m.

SUNY New Paltz will host auditions for a Hudson Valley-wide talent competition for singers, musicians, bands and more.