June 8, 2023

(Courtesy of SUNY New Paltz)

SUNY New Paltz will maintain its undergraduate graduation ceremonies on Saturday, Could 20 and Sunday, Could 21 on the Outdated Fundamental Quad on the SUNY New Paltz campus. Each ceremonies will start at 10 a.m.

The Saturday ceremony honors graduates of the School of Liberal Arts & Sciences and the Sunday ceremony honors graduates of the Faculty of Enterprise, Faculty of Schooling, Faculty of Positive & Performing Arts and Faculty of Science & Engineering.

The graduate graduation ceremony will happen on Friday, Could 19, 6 p.m., additionally on the Outdated Fundamental Quad.

This 12 months, roughly 1,770 undergraduate and 720 graduate levels will likely be conferred, because the College acknowledges Could and August 2023 candidates and college students who accomplished their levels in January 2023, August 2022 and December 2022.

SUNY New Paltz President Darrell P. Wheeler will preside over Graduation workouts for the primary time since his tenure started in July 2022.

SUNY New Paltz will welcome distinguished alumni the Hon. Kevin R. Bryant (Political Science) and Robert Kyncl (Worldwide Relations) again to campus to ship the graduation addresses at undergraduate ceremonies on Saturday, Could 20 and Sunday, Could 21, respectively.

Justice Bryant serves as Justice of the New York State Supreme Courtroom within the Third Judicial District of New York and is the primary African American male to be elected in your complete Third Judicial Division of New York, which is comprised of 28 counties.

Kyncl is CEO of Warner Music Group, which encompasses well-known report labels in addition to music publishing firm Warner Chappell Music Kyncl may even obtain an honorary doctorate of humane letters diploma, the best type of recognition supplied by the State College of New York.

Valedictorian Joanie Quinones (Communication Research-Organizational) of Albany, first bought concerned on campus as a freshman, becoming a member of the New Paltz Dance Affiliation and the New Paltz dance group. As a senior, she drew from these experiences to provide a seminar case examine on how these pupil organizations have used dance to help causes together with psychological well being and campus sustainability. She has served as a resident advisor at Lenape Corridor and because the campus meals pantry‘s first media intern. Quinones will communicate on the Saturday, Could 20 graduation ceremony.  Salutatorian Alexis Smith (Psychology) of Huntington, is working towards a profession as a licensed psychological well being clinician specializing in the wants of kids and youths. She credit her successes at New Paltz to the community of friends, college specialists and professionals she was capable of entry via the Division of Psychology and associated campus teams. She has served as secretary of the native Psi Chi Honors Society chapter, which grew to become a platform for her to attach and construct relationships with alumni and others within the discipline. Smith will communicate on the Sunday, Could 21 graduation ceremony.

Retiring Interim Provost Barbara Lyman will provide temporary congratulatory remarks on the graduate graduation ceremony on Could 19.
For extra data, go to newpaltz.edu/graduation/.

SUNY Ulster holds 59th graduation on Could 20

SUNY Ulster’s seventh President, Alison Buckley, will preside over the faculty’s 59th graduation on Saturday, Could 20, 10 a.m., on the SUNY Ulster soccer discipline on the Stone Ridge campus. President Buckley will current 130 college students with a level or certificates on the graduation ceremony. 

The occasion will likely be video streamed reside for company with out tickets and could be seen from any distant location because the ceremony happens at sunyulster.edu/commencement or from YouTube channel youtube.com/consumer/SUNYUlster.

The graduating class consists of 429 college students. 300 twenty-nine will obtain affiliate levels and 100 will obtain certificates. 

Tim Guinee, actor and environmental activist will give the keynote handle. Guinee is the president of Local weather Motion Now and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fee on Accelerating Local weather Options. As a pacesetter in former Vice-President Al Gore’s Local weather Actuality Venture, he has given displays on the local weather emergency all around the U.S., Canada and North Africa. He’s additionally the founding father of The Local weather Actors and serves on the management council of Riverkeeper, the board of the Ashokan Middle and the board of Inexperienced Product Placement.

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