New Paltz stresses tax concerns over Wilmorite housing complex
Town Supervisor Susan Zimet says she's had enough. The company that wants to build a huge housing complex for SUNY New Paltz has been treating town officials "like a bunch of hillbillies" while casting itself as "a knight in shining armor."
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Sat Mar 01, 2014
For NSU coach, hard times reach their welcome end
Jones comes from South Jamaica, Queens, a part of New York City he has described as "very inner-city" and "probably one of the toughest parts of Queens to grow up in."
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Lawyer urges tax plan for New Paltz housing project
An attorney for the company that wants to build a huge housing complex for SUNY New Paltz told the Town Board he wanted tax "certainty" in order for the project to move ahead.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Promising Pine Plains falls to Tri-Valley in Section 9 girls basketball final
The Pine Plains girls basketball team dropped the Section 9 Class C final, 59-54, to Tri-Valley on Thursday at SUNY New Paltz.
7-8 p.m. Feb. 27. A talk by Ed McGowan, Ph.D., director of Science and Trailside Museums and Zoo, Palisades Interstate Park Commission.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
SUNY faculty team receives SUNY Networks of Excellence Award
The State University of New York and the Research Foundation for SUNY announced the first round of funding for projects supported by the SUNY Networks of Excellence.
Another Democrat joins bipartisan State Senate coalition
Sen. Tony Avella said he wanted to join the majority coalition dominated by Republicans to pass his bills after serving two years in the Democratic minority conference.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Kristin Backhaus named interim SUNY business dean
SUNY New Paltz has named Kristin Backhaus interim dean of the School of Business, effective July 1, pending a national search for a permanent dean.
Mountain School at Winhall names new Head of School
The Board of Trustees at The Mountain School of Winhall in Bondville, Vt., has named L. Patricia "Trish" Stanley, the current Head of Lower School at Indian Mountain School in Lakeville, Conn., as the school's new Head of School, effective July 1, 2014.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
In brief: Students read poetry in contest; alumni group to host casino trip
Before a live audience, 45 top regional high school students recited poetry and a panel of judges evaluated the entrants' performances.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Three cheers to education, economic endeavors
In December, SUNY New Paltz received $1 million from the Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council to expand its 3-D printing initiative, which began in 2013.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Feb. 14 SUNY New Paltz roundup: Volleyball rolls at invitational
Third-ranked SUNY New Paltz swept No. 1 Rivierm 25-19, 25-18, 25-18, and No. 2 Springfield, 25-23, 25-22, 25-23.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Developer discusses annexing Park Point project to village
The development company that wants to build a SUNY New Paltz housing complex in the town of New Paltz met with village mayor Jason West and discussed annexing the property to the village in return for repairing its over-taxed water treatment plant.
SUNY New Paltz to host education panel Feb. 19
The State University of New York at New Paltz will host "Public Education Now: Reform, Resistance, and Solutions in New York State," at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 19, in the Coykendall Science Auditorium on the New Paltz campus.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
MakerBot's 3-D printers descend on SUNY New Paltz hailing a laser-bright future
Pettis is CEO of a Brooklyn-based outfit called MakerBot. Thirty of his desktop 3-D MakerBot printers were on display Tuesday at the formal opening of the MakerBot Innovation Center at SUNY New Paltz.
SUNY New Paltz launches nation's first MakerBot 3-D printing center
Inside the Smiley Art Building, at the State University of New York college at New Paltz, sits a brand new laboratory for aspiring artists, engineers and entrepreneurs.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
TechMan: Tech future of classic sci-fi is here
Futuristic sci-fi movies of the 1970s and early '80s, such as "Star Wars" and "Blade Runner," always fascinated me with the number of computers lying around, some in disrepair, as if they were ubiquitous cheap consumer products.
Eric Leonard Van de Laar
Eric Leonard Van de Laar, a life-long resident of Monroe, NY was taken from us suddenly on February 6, 2014 while residing on campus at SUNY New Paltz.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Cuomo's $8M plan pays STEM tuition at SUNY, CUNY
Hold off now on picking that dream college. There's new money on the table for the region's best and brightest college-bound high school students.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Dead SUNY New Paltz student identified as Monroe 18-year-old
A SUNY New Paltz student who died Thursday was identified as Eric Vandelaar, 18, of Monroe.