Latest stories from SUNY New Paltz

Beyond Plastics: Campus pivots to aluminum for beverage sales

Student Sustainability Ambassadors help lead effort to reduce plastic consumption

Spring 2021 COVID-19 testing schedule and resources

Get tested every week you’re on campus as required by SUNY


Sarah Hennies is 2021 Davenport Resident for New American Music

Groundbreaking composer, performer and audio-visual artist joins the Department of Music this semester

New Paltz rises to No. 8 on Military Friendly® small public schools list

Second straight top-10 rating on service to veterans, dependents and active military students


TravelMag: New Paltz a top five charming college town in NY

National publication recognizes our village for great dining, hiking and culture

Photo of the Week

The Scholar's Mentorship Program received a generous donation of laptops last week from alumna Michele Di Palo-Williams ’77 (Sociology) and her husband Graeme Williams, to help students continue to thrive during our current era of remote teaching and learning.

More news from around campus

Care packages and quarantine

Center for International Programs helps students from abroad overcome new hurdles

Pandemic Radio

How WFNP stayed on-air and reached new listeners after everything changed


All of Me: Weekly support group for LGBTQ+ identified students

Wednesday at 2:30 p.m., meet peers for a trusting conversation facilitated by trained Counseling Center staff

African American History: A Past Rooted in the Hudson Valley

2/8/21, Hudson Valley Magazine
An overview of African culture in upstate New York, with insights from former Professor of Black Studies A.J. Williams-Myers

Local guardsman deployed to guard Library of Congress during inauguration

2/16/21, Hudson Valley One
John Marro ’22 (Adolescence Education), a New Paltz student and New York Army National Guardsman, shares story of his deployment to Washington, D.C., following Jan. 6 insurrection

SUNY New Paltz exhibit explores ‘Collective Consciousness’ of 2020

2/18/21, Poughkeepsie Journal
Works by Department of Art faculty at the Dorsky Museum