Category Archives: Featured News

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At Turkish Culture Night, international students share a taste of home with the New Paltz community

SUNY New Paltz hosted its fifth annual Turkish Culture Night, a celebration of Turkish culture and cuisine, at the end of the spring 2016 semester. The event offers the College’s…

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Growing First-Year Internship Program gathers for end-of-year reflection on service

For two years, the Career Resource Center (CRC) and the Office of Alumni Relations have worked together to connect first-year SUNY New Paltz students with alumni employees for internship opportunities….

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Faculty and staff awards, honors and publications

SUNY New Paltz congratulates faculty and staff on their notable awards, honors and publications. Do you have news to share with your friends and colleagues? Please use this form to…

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The Business Institute to offer new Executive Education Series beginning in June

The SUNY New Paltz School of Business debuted The Business Institute in 2001 as a resource for Hudson Valley entrepreneurs seeking training, continuing education, research and business advising. As The…


Faculty approves General Education revision

The SUNY New Paltz faculty voted by a margin of 217-14 to pass a revision of the College’s General Education curriculum (GE IV) at the May 4 Faculty Meeting. The…

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IDMH Director Halpern to retire after 43 years at New Paltz

James Halpern, professor of psychology and director of the Institute for Disaster Mental Health (IDMH), has announced his retirement at the close of the spring 2016 semester. Halpern joined the Psychology Department…

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College of Liberal Arts & Sciences announces 2015-16 faculty award winners

At its end-of-year faculty gathering, the SUNY New Paltz College of Liberal Arts & Sciences distributed awards to exceptional faculty in two categories: Research and Creative Work and Teachers of…


Office of Communication & Marketing brings home multiple SUNYCUAD awards

The State University of New York Council for University Advancement (SUNYCUAD) has announced the recipients of the 2016 Awards for Excellence, and the Office of Communication & Marketing (OCM) at…

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Faculty and staff congratulate award-winning colleagues at spring picnic

The annual SUNY New Paltz Faculty and Staff Appreciation Picnic was held May 17 at the Athletic & Wellness Center for the hundreds of employees whose contributions made the 2015-16…


Distinguished scholars celebrate graduation at end-of-year Honors Program ceremony

The SUNY New Paltz Honors Program provides highly motivated students with opportunities to engage in deep learning practices and conduct major scholarly research in an atmosphere conducive to independent thinking,…