Education It is: November 22nd, 2014 | Hudson Valley Press | Education News
Newburgh Prep Announces New Appointments
NEWBURGH - Newburgh Prep is pleased to announce that three new teachers have joined the alternative high school’s academic staff for the 2014-15 school year. More than 80 students are currently enrolled for the school’s fall semester.
Joining the staff this year are:
William Gunther - Mr. Gunther teaches science at Newburgh Prep. He is a graduate of Marist College in Poughkeepsie...
Mount Students Pitch Reading to Local...
NEWBURGH - In tents of paper and a wilderness of books, the children enjoyed reading with their Mount Saint Mary College buddies.
To foster a love of words in local children, Mount students recently created a camp-themed read-a-thon in the Kaplan Family Library and Learning Center on the Mount campus.
The event, hosted by the college’s Conversations to Inspire Reading Children’s...
Spirit Week Gets Wrapped up with 19th...
NEWBURGH - The only thing higher than the 15 ft. flames at Mount Saint Mary College’s 19th Annual Bonfire was the students’ spirit.
Spirit of the Mount Week went out with a bang on Saturday, October 25 with the bonfire, held at the college. The event included performances from college’s cheerleading and dance teams, among other entertainment.
Also during Spirit Week,...
Mount Saint Mary Students Focus On Law
NEWBURGH - For detectives Benson and Stabler on the television show "Law and Order," the courtroom can be a volatile place – but four Mount Saint Mary College students learned how systematic and organized legal proceedings really are through a behind-the-scenes look at the judicial process.
The students’ October 10 visit to the Newburgh City Court was coordinated by Robin Rosenberg...
New Science Building’s Groundbreaking...
NEW PALTZ - The State University of New York at New Paltz held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new science building. The building will add a modern, two-story, steel-framed facility of approximately 77,000-sq.-ft. to the campus and serve as a visual gateway to the College.
"The groundbreaking of our new science building represents a very concrete example of what we can achieve in the...
Newburgh Prep Celebrates More Graduates
NEWBURGH - It was a very special start to the new school year when the administration, teachers, and students gathered to celebrate the graduation of two more Newburgh Prep students. The graduation ceremony was held on the first day of school. Graduates Erica Stillman of New Windsor and Michell Mason of Newburgh utilized the alternative high school’s summer program to complete the final...