College Council schedules monthly meeting

NEW PALTZ – The College Council of the State University of New York at New Paltz will hold its monthly meeting at 1 p.m. on Friday, November 18, in the Haggerty Administration Building, room 903.

Reports will be given by College Council Chairman Kenneth J. Abt and College President Donald Christian.

Included in new business, Finance and Administration Vice President Jacqueline DiStefano will give a budget update. Also a presentation will be given on the Institute for Disaster Mental Health and the Disaster Studies Program by the Director, James Halpern, Ph.D., Deputy Director Karla Vermeulen, Ph.D., and two students.

SUNY New Paltz’s monthly College Council meetings are being Web cast over the Internet, in accordance with New York State Executive Order #3, which directs state agencies and public authorities to Web cast all public meetings subject to the Open Meetings Law. At SUNY New Paltz, this impacts College Council meetings.

Instructions for accessing the Web cast are available on the SUNY New Paltz Web site at