Archive for March 19th, 2017

Graduate redefines Simple Existence

Graduate redefines Simple Existence

March 19, 2017 at 12:44 pm 0 comments

Jenny Caulfield Editor-in-Chief Dropping out of his four-year university to pursue his dreams, Tyler Szalkowski created what has now become one of the most popular pop-punk bands in the country. State Champs, the Albany based pop-punk band created by Szalkowski, has grown in rapid popularity since the release of theirRead More

Chuck Schumer awards local officer during event on campus

Chuck Schumer awards local officer during event on campus

March 19, 2017 at 12:35 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer awarded Officer Joshua Comitale with the Congressional Badge of Bravery at Hudson Valley on Feb. 23. Troy Mayor Patrick Madden, Police Chief John Tedesco, Hudson Valley President Drew Matonak and Schumer all spoke to the crowd. Congressman Paul Tonko was not ableRead More

From hopeful concept to Rockefeller’s “greatest achievement”

March 19, 2017 at 12:29 pm 0 comments

Zoe Deno Staff Writer SUNY’s founders could never have expected they’d be planting a seed that would grow into the largest public university system in the U.S. One out of every three New York State high school graduates attend a SUNY school with approximately 3 million living alumni around theRead More

Board of Funeral Service Education reaccredits Mortuary Science program

Board of Funeral Service Education reaccredits Mortuary Science program

March 19, 2017 at 12:22 pm 0 comments

Hunter Wallace Staff Writer The colleges mortuary science program received re-accreditation from the American Board of Funeral Service Education in Oct. 2016. The decision to re-accredit these programs was made by the Committee on Accreditation (COA), who visited the campus in June 2016. “The visiting committee prepares an On-Site EvaluationRead More

New Cybersecurity program coming Fall 2017

March 19, 2017 at 12:13 pm 0 comments

Setodzi Avoke Junior Copy Editor The college will be offering an associates degree program in cybersecurity, coming Fall 2017. The security of sensitive data will have a rising demand in the increasingly internet dependent parts of government, business and private communications. According to The Global State of Information Security SurveyRead More