College Officials Announce Budget Plan

April 28, 2011 Julie Mansmann 0

After eight months of speculation, Interim President Donald Christian announced budget plans for meeting the college’s estimated $6.3 million deficit that did not include the elimination of any academic programs. But John Menegon, an adjunct of the Music department, said his colleagues and students need to do one thing when considering how […]

Dorsky to Deliver Address

April 7, 2011 Jaleesa Baulkman 0

When Noah P. Dorsky, the chair of the SUNY New Paltz Foundation, found out he would be the May 2011 commencement speaker from Interim President Donald Christian on March 3, he said he was blown away. “My exact words to Don were, ‘This isn’t what you want to hear from a person you’ve just asked to give a commencement address, but I’m speechless,’” said Dorsky. “I keep expecting Ashton Kutcher to jump out and tell me I’ve been punk’d.” With his speech, Dorsky said he hopes to convey his admiration for what the students, faculty and staff […]