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Faculty and staff awards, honors and appointments

Congratulations to the following faculty and staff members for their notable awards, honors, appointments and promotions: MARCELO BAJANA (Administrative Computing) has been hired as Lead Programmer/Analyst in Administrative Systems. LILAH…


Faculty member’s study of social mobility in Brazil to receive NSF funding

Benjamin Junge, associate professor in the departments of anthropology and Latin American and Caribbean studies, has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant of $138,492 to fund a three-year…


IIB graduation ceremony caps three-week program for international students

Roughly 100 students and young business professionals from Latin American nations visited SUNY New Paltz this July for the Summer Certificate Program in Business Topics and Business English, which prepares…

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Biology faculty, students to contribute to state-wide lake ecology study

David Richardson, assistant professor of biology at SUNY New Paltz, is one of three principal investigators on an environmental monitoring study titled “SUNY Lake Ecological Observatory Network,” which will receive…

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Office of Records & Registration promotes from within

SUNY New Paltz announces the appointment of Laura Schultz ‘11g (Humanistic/Multicultural Education) as college registrar. Schultz, who has been a valued member of the Office of Records & Registration since…

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Science & Engineering dean speaks at MakerBot factory opening

At a July 22 ribbon-cutting ceremony inaugurating the opening of a new MakerBot factory in Brooklyn, N.Y., Dan Freedman, dean of the School of Science and Engineering at SUNY New…

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Retiree Profile: Sally Schultz (School of Business)

When Sally Schultz ’74 (Anthropology) first transferred to SUNY New Paltz, she could not have foreseen the instrumental role she would eventually play in helping mold the School of Business…

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College appoints Dean of Students

SUNY New Paltz announces the appointment of Robin Cohen-La Valle ’77 (Psychology & Contract) ‘82g (Psychology – Counseling & Organizational Behavior) as dean of students within the Division of Student…

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Master Teacher 3D Institute gives local educators time and space to explore new technologies

As the Mid-Hudson host site for the New York State Master Teacher Program (NYSMTP), SUNY New Paltz is tasked with nurturing a community of dedicated K-12 teachers and providing them…

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The Dorsky Museum announces Jervis McEntee: Painter-Poet of the Hudson River School

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz is delighted to present Jervis McEntee: Painter-Poet of the Hudson River School, the first museum retrospective of McEntee’s 40-year career….