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Empire State College employees prepare donations for the Hudson Valley Center 3rd Annual Holiday Clothing Drive

Hudson Valley Center 3rd Annual Holiday Clothing Drive Reaches Sharing Community in Yonkers; Employees Show Generosity

By Michael Parsons, mentor, Hudson Valley Center

Hudson Valley Center employees have once again worked together to help bring an early holiday to the Sharing Community in Yonkers. ... MORE

"60 Minutes" Featured Year Up Program; Partner with Metro Locations

By Lisa Sax, director of corporate and community partnerships, Academic Affairs

Year Up was featured on CBS's "60 Minutes" on Jan. 26. The college's Brooklyn and Manhattan locations are partners in this program. Year Up’s mission is to close the "opportunity divide" by providing urban young adults with the skills, experience, and support that will empower them to reach their potential through professional careers and higher education. ... MORE

Other News

SUNY Empire State College Student Ashley Caldwell Named to US Olympic Freestyle Skiing Team for Second Time, By David Henahan, director of communications, Office of Communications and Government Relations

Internship Opportunities for Students in Washington, DC, By Joshua Boardman, graduate intern, Academic Affairs

Inside Higher Ed: Liberal Arts Grads Win in the Long Term, By Helen Edelman, manager, Exchange

Did You Know

Students can earn credit for taking a course on stress and coping, grief or resiliency through the Health and Wellness Residency. Click here for more information.

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Meet Sandra Dollard, By Helen Edelman, manager, Exchange
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