Category Archives: Featured News


SUNY New Paltz brings home three UCDA Awards of Excellence

The University & College Designers Association (UCDA), a collective of design professionals from more than 1000 member colleges and universities, has announced the winners of its 46th Annual Design Competition,…

Assemblyman Cahill with Visiting Mexican Faculty

Cahill joins College in hosting Mexican faculty for “100,000 Strong” initiative

For the fourth consecutive summer, SUNY New Paltz is providing professional development and cultural immersion workshops to English language educators from Mexico. The College has welcomed 13 faculty and one…

Bradley Walker Tomlin, Still Life (Outward Preoccupation), 1939–1942. Oil on canvas, 33 ½ x 44 ½ in.
Sarah Lawrence College, Gift of the Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation, 2015

Bradley Walker Tomlin: A Retrospective opening at The Dorsky Museum

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz, in partnership with the Everson Museum of Art in Syracuse, N.Y., is organizing the first retrospective and catalogue of renowned…


“Carry On” exhibition at Dorsky Gallery showcases work of SUNY New Paltz alumni

“Carry On,” an exhibition organized by the SUNY New Paltz Art Department and curated by New Paltz professors Andrea Frank and Jill Parisi-Phillips, will open at DORSKY GALLERY ǀ Curatorial Programs…

EnoughIsEnough 3

New Ulster County position addresses sexual violence on college campuses

SUNY New Paltz President Donald P. Christian joined Ulster County Executive Mike Hein and SUNY Ulster President Alan Roberts at a July 11 event announcing a new partnership to help…

Screen Shot 2016-07-13 at 10.38.52 AM

New Paltz Named to Forbes’ List of America’s Top Colleges for 2016

SUNY New Paltz has been recognized by Forbes magazine as one of the best colleges and universities in the nation. The ninth installment of Forbes’ annual rankings of the best…


Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and inaugural Ottaway Professor at New Paltz, Sydney Schanberg, dies

SUNY New Paltz joins the international journalism community in mourning former New York Times correspondent Sydney Schanberg, following his death on July 9, 2016, at the age of 82. Schanberg…


Campus to host energy conservation workshop for architects and engineers

SUNY New Paltz will be the site of a workshop and training course dedicated to helping regional architects and engineers design more energy-efficient buildings. The workshop will take place from…

Suny New Paltz web portraits.

Chair and associate professor of art history discusses Gothic Revival on Academic Minute

Kerry Dean Carso, chair and associate professor of art history, was featured on the nationally syndicated educational radio program “The Academic Minute,” in a July 8 broadcast. Carso discusses Gothic…


HVAMC at SUNY New Paltz receives development grant from Central Hudson

Central Hudson Gas & Electric extended a long-standing partnership with SUNY New Paltz this week with the announcement of the final installment of a three-year, $250,000 Wired Innovation Centers grant….