Category Archives: Featured News

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New first-year and transfer students formally welcomed at Convocation ceremony

The 2016 Convocation ceremony was held on Aug. 26, as approximately 1,900 enthusiastic new students were greeted by current student leaders, faculty, staff and alumni welcoming them with words of inspiration…

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College announces continuing appointments and promotions

Academic Affairs announces the following continuing appointments and promotions for academic faculty: Awarded continuing appointment and promoted to Associate Professor Edith Kuiper Economics & WGSS Associate Professor Oksana Laleko English…

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Welcome! Students, faculty and staff pitch in on new student Move-In Day

SUNY New Paltz inaugurated the fall term with its annual Move-In Day tradition on Aug. 25, as hundreds of first-year and transfer students and their families were greeted by volunteers…

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College welcomes new faculty members for 2016-17 academic year

SUNY New Paltz is pleased to announce the appointment of 30 new full-time faculty in advance of the fall 2016 semester. “I am so happy to welcome this impressive group…

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Child Protection Policy keeping campus visitors safe

A Child Protection Policy developed at SUNY New Paltz in 2015 has now been fully implemented by the Office of Internal Controls, as the College joins other SUNY institutions in…

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Ulster County Executive Mike Hein tours new construction on campus

SUNY New Paltz welcomed Ulster County Executive Mike Hein and County Legislator Hector Rodriguez (District No. 20, Town and Village of New Paltz) to campus this week for a walk-through…

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Benjamin Center researchers weigh in on standardized testing for Washington Post

Two researchers at The Benjamin Center for Public Policy Initiatives at SUNY New Paltz authored a recent op-ed for the Washington Post questioning the legitimacy of year-over-year comparisons in New York State…

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College to welcome more than 1,900 new students this fall

More than 1,100 first-year students and nearly 800 transfer students will begin their SUNY New Paltz careers in the fall 2016 semester, marking another year of robust undergraduate enrollments at…

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New-look School of Education debuts more efficient structure

The SUNY New Paltz School of Education reorganized from a four-department to a two-department structure during the summer of 2016, as part of a strategy to enable faculty and staff…

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Dorsky Museum to open new fall exhibitions with a public reception on Sept. 10

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz announces the opening of its four fall exhibitions: Bradley Walker Tomlin: A Retrospective In/Animate: Recent Work by Myra Mimlitsch-Gray On…