Archive for September 2nd, 2015

Tutition increased $120 this year

Tutition increased $120 this year

September 2, 2015 at 10:34 am 0 comments

Tyler McNeil Managing Editor Hudson Valley faces its first tuition increase in three years after the Rensselaer County Legislature approved the college’s $110 million budget for the upcoming academic year. “The concern to taxpayers is holding the budget line at $110 million and not burdening the students with an enormousRead More

JP Morgan Chase grant awards $230,000 to mechatronics program

JP Morgan Chase grant awards $230,000 to mechatronics program

September 2, 2015 at 10:23 am 0 comments

Tyler McNeil Managing Editor A new engineering program received a nearly quarter-million-dollar welcome to Hudson Valley this summer from one of the nation’s largest banks. The $230,000 grant by JP Morgan Chase supports the construction of a new mechatronics laboratory facility at TEC-SMART in Malta. Construction for the lab isRead More

My’Asia Alston Makes Hudson Valley History

My’Asia Alston Makes Hudson Valley History

September 2, 2015 at 10:22 am 0 comments

John C. Longton III Sports Editor My’Asia Alston just signed a letter of intent to attend and play basketball at Merrimack College. She finished the 2014-15 season a 3rd team All-American and has made a name for herself in the history books for women’s basketball here at Hudson Valley CommunityRead More

Football looks to rebound after Salt City Bowl

Football looks to rebound after Salt City Bowl

September 2, 2015 at 10:19 am 0 comments

Sam Kobylar Staff Writer After finishing with an 8-2 record and appearing in a bowl game last season, the Vikings are looking to do even more this year. Even though the Vikings had a strong season overall last year, they ended on a bad note, as they got blown outRead More

Viking Softball places 3rd in the nation

Viking Softball places 3rd in the nation

September 2, 2015 at 10:13 am 0 comments

John C. Longton III Sports Editor While we were away, the Hudson Valley Women’s softball team placed third in the nation and had a season for the ages. The softball team lost to division rival Herkimer 8-3 in Rochester, Minnesota, on May 16, ending a run that no other HudsonRead More

Wellness Center opens in Campus Center

Wellness Center opens in Campus Center

September 2, 2015 at 10:03 am 0 comments

Jefri Nazri Creative Editor New opportunities for positive changes have opened up in Suite 270 of the Siek Campus Center, which now houses the Wellness Center, which provides health services and personal and psychological counseling. “Counseling and mental health counseling is vital. College years [are] the time when many individualsRead More