Latest stories from SUNY New Paltz

2024 Commencement Ceremonies will be held indoors at the Athletic & Wellness Center

Undergraduate ceremonies will be split across four events on May 18 & 19 to accommodate participating graduates and all ticketed guests; Graduate ceremony will take place on May 17 as scheduled

Julia Lombard named Valedictorian of SUNY New Paltz’s Class of 2024

Get to know Lombard, who thrived at New Paltz as a scholar, tutor and performer

Announcing 2024 Commencement speakers: Jessica Faieta ’85 and Myra Kressner ’76

Two distinguished alumnae will return to their alma mater to address graduates at ceremonies on May 18 & 19, respectively

Sen Oglesby is Salutatorian of SUNY New Paltz’s Class of 2024

The sociology major focused research on potential reforms of the U.S. criminal justice system

SUNY New Paltz announces its 40 Under Forty honorees

Check out the ambitious and innovative alumni leaders being honored this year

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More news from around campus

Student Research Symposium marks 30th anniversary

Campus tradition showcases innovative, thought-provoking student scholarship across academic disciplines

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Twin sisters become first double honorees in history of SUNY’s Norman R. McConney, Jr. Award for EOP Student Excellence

Genevieve Adjei ’24 & Genevieve Adjei, Jr. ’24 earned this award for outstanding leadership and collegiate success

School of Science & Engineering

Engineering EXPO 2024 brings a dozen new innovative prototypes and projects

Take a look at the ingeniousness on display at this annual campus tradition

Psychology Professor Glenn Geher examines Murphy’s Law in latest column

4/24/24, Psychology Today
Geher shares his take on why assuming worst-case scenarios is an adaptive behavior

Coverage of alumnae speakers at SUNY New Paltz’s 2024 Commencement

4/30/24, Daily Freeman
Jessica Faieta ’85 and Myra Kressner ’76 will speak at the Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19 undergraduate ceremonies, respectively

SUNY New Paltz signs i87 Park lease alongside area colleges, Ulster BOCES and Ulster County Government

5/13/24, Daily Freeman
Major investment in Ulster County promises to create new classroom space and job opportunities