Category Archives: News Releases

Robin Cohen La Valle

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…

Jervis McEntee
View on the Hudson Near the Rondout, n.d.
Oil on canvas
25 x 50 in.
Collection of Richard Sharp

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….


Foundation Board welcomes new members

The SUNY New Paltz Foundation recently held its annual meeting of the Board of Directors in New York City. New directors elected to a three-year term are Fitzarnaz Drummond ’06 (Finance and…

Atrium at night

CRREO to host regional arts, culture, heritage conference July 20

On July 20, the Center for Research, Regional Education & Outreach at SUNY New Paltz will host a conference titled “Mid-Hudson Arts ∙ Culture ∙ Heritage: Toward a Sustainable Future”…


PianoSummer at SUNY New Paltz celebrates 21st season with exceptional lineup of artists

SUNY New Paltz presents the 21st season of PianoSummer, an international summer institute and festival dedicated solely to piano music, from July 11 through July 31.  Under the artistic direction…


One Book/One New Paltz names “Orange is the New Black” as fall read

The One Book/One New Paltz Committee has chosen Piper Kerman’s memoir, “Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison,” as its featured book for fall 2015. Programming…

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CRREO discussion brief focuses on time in school

The Center for Research, Regional Education and Outreach (CRREO) at SUNY New Paltz has released its 14th discussion brief, “Erosion of Instructional Time.” The discussion brief notes that although time…


The Dorsky Museum and four Ulster County partners launch searchable database of art collections

View more photos at The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz, lead member of the Hudson Valley Visual Art Collections Consortium (HVVACC), announced on June 15 the launch…

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Open classes in 3D printing to be offered at SUNY New Paltz this summer

The SUNY New Paltz MakerBot Innovation Center (MIC), home to 30 desktop 3D printers and a staff of additive manufacturing experts, will be the site of a series of 3D…

John Dominis, Chuck Kennedy at his workbench, 1973, gelatin silver print, courtesy Parry Teasdale and Carol Vontobel (Videofreex)

The Dorsky Museum at SUNY New Paltz presents “Here Come the Videofreex” on June 24 at the Rosendale Theatre

The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz will present a Hudson Valley sneak preview of the new documentary film Here Come the Videofreex on Wednesday, June 24,…