Latest stories from SUNY New Paltz

SUNY Board of Trustees appoints Dr. Darrell P. Wheeler as President of SUNY New Paltz, effective July 18, 2022

Wheeler is an exceptional higher education leader who brings more than 30 years of research and community experience in health and education disparities to the role

Engineering EXPO returns with a new array of innovative projects

Seniors presented sustainability-oriented projects as well as original prototypes

2022 Student Research Symposium returns to campus in person

Projects included digital museum on the COVID-19 and influenza pandemics, as well as a thesis on personality traits and our political preferences

Three celebrations held to honor President Christian’s retirement

His 12-year tenure at the College was marked by heartwarming tributes from colleagues, donors and Friends of the College

Lavender Ceremony celebrates New Paltz LGBTQ+ community

The return of this new tradition was a celebration of unity, triumph and empowerment

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This rainbow outside the Atrium signals a good omen for finals week. Thanks to @lol.u.wot for the photo

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Meet our 2022 Commencement speakers and honorary degree recipients

Everton H. Henriques ’78 ’83g, chemist, engineer, entrepreneur, inventor and philanthropist
Ed Carroll ’85, entertainment industry leader and former AMC Network executive

Meet our Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2022

Martin Benesh ’22 (Theatre Arts) and Stephanie Trejo ’22 (Early Childhood & Childhood Education) are the top of this year’s graduating class

New Paltz MFA Program ranked among top 20 nationwide

National survey from Best Value Schools ranks alongside much larger private college programs as No. 19

Coverage of 2022 Commencement

5/17/22, Hudson Valley One
Approximately 2,400 undergraduate and 600 graduate degrees will be conferred for this year’s ceremony

Teaching & Learning Professor shares Ukranian relief efforts

5/18/22, Hudson Valley One
Professor Andrea Noel is profiled for her efforts to bring children’s books to refugee students while teaching in Poland on fellowship

How cosmetic procedures can be harmful

5/18/22, Psychology Today
Psychology Professor Glenn Geher’s latest column delves into the price of beauty, with help from Darcy Montana ’22 (Psychology)