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Fall 2015 Trips

image Thomas Cole National Historic Site, Sunday, August 30
image North-South Lake, Sunday, August 30


Fall 2015 Events

image Honors Program Welcome.  An introduction into the life of an Honors student. Friday, August 21.
image Honors Party for new and returning students. Come make friends and introduce yourself by telling us something about yourself through music, art, an object that hold sentimental value, etc. Thursday, August 27.
image Presentation by SUNY New Paltz Alumna, Darienn Powers.  Thursday, September 10.
image Digital Pedagogy: Maps, Multimedia, and More.  A panel discussion on Thursday, September 10.
image Study Abroad Advising. Tuesday, September 15.
image Join Professor Nancy Kassop of the Political Science and International Relations department for a live-stream broadcast of a Georgetown University Law Center program honoring journalist James Risen for his 2014 book, Pay Any Price, Greed, Power, and Endless War.  Thursday, September 17.
image "Ari Berman in Conversation." Author Ari Berman will discuss his new book Give Us The Ballot with Professor Joel Lefkowitz.  Friday, September 25.
image "Talk Make." A Q&A panel with graphic design alumni that is open to all students.  Friday, October 2 at 10:30a.m. in the Honors Center.
image Reading from Lost Boi by award-winning author Sassafras Lowrey.  Tuesday, October 6 at 4:00p.m. in the Honors Center.
image Join us for a salon-style talk and Q&A with Rob Cox, editor of  Thursday, October 8 at 12:30p.m. in the Honors Center.
image Poetry Reading & Book Signing with Steven Sher.  Tuesday, October 20 at 5:00p.m. in the Honors Center.
  Talk with Avi Golden about his experience with Aphasia.  Tuesday, October 20 at 1:00p.m. in the Honors Center.
image "Here & There:  Guatemalan Diaspora Through Activism & Art." Thursday, October 22 from 11:15a.m. - 5:30p.m. in the Honors Center.


Spring 2015 Trips

met NYC Trip to Museum Mile, Saturday, Feb. 21
minnewaska Minnewaska State Park Hike, Sunday, April 12


Spring 2015 Events

image Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Colloquium, "The Evolution of Women's and Gender Studies in Turkey." 5:30p.m. Wednesday. Jan. 28, in the Honors Center.
image Honors Program Welcome Back Party.  6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, in the Honors Center.
image 2015 Ottaway Recipient, Alissa Quart, introduction to the campus community and Q&A with President Christian. 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, in the Honors Center.
image Reading and Book Signing for Professor Lisa Phillips new book Unrequited: Women and Romantic Obsession. 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17, in the Honors Center.
image Poetry Reading with Howard Good and Donald Lev. 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18, in the Honors Center.
image Art opening for Robin Weinstein '14, graduate of the BFA Photography program at SUNY New Paltz, and now the campus photographer and videographer.  5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26 in the Honors Center.
  Sophomore Gathering, 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 27 in the Honors Center.
image Free Speech Panel, 6:30p.m. Thursday, March 5, in the Honors Center.
image Stacey Rein, President of United Way of Ulster County and Michael Berg, Executive Director of Family of Woodstock, will give a guest talk on "Poverty in the Hudson Valley" for Sue Books Honors seminar Education and Poverty. 9:30a.m. Tuesday, March 10, in the Honors Center.
image Conversation with New Paltz Alum and managing partner of Goodwin Proctor, Robert Insolia.  6:30p.m. Tuesday, March 31, in the Honors Center.
  "The Problem with Carceral Feminism: Race, Gender and Mass Criminalization," a presentation by Dr. Beth Richie, Professor of African American Studies, Gender and Women's Studies, Criminology, Law and Justice and Sociology at the University of Illinois.  3:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, in Lecture Center Room 102.
image Reading with Susannah Appelbaum. 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, in the Honors Center.
  Presentation with freelance magazine writer Dionne Ford.  11a.m. Friday, April 10, in the Honors Center.
image Dinner & Discussion with the 2015 Ottaway Recipient, Alissa Quart.  5p.m. Monday, April 13, in the Honors Center.
image "Surviving World War II: Navigating Hitler's Auschwitz." Join us as Honors student Shayna Skibinsky's grandfather, Elemir Frid, shares his story about surviving the concentration camp in Auschwitz. 5p.m. Wednesday, April 15, in the Honors Center.
image "Surviving World War II: A Child Hidden in Plain Sight." Join us as Suzanne Federman shares her story about being hidden in France when she was a child during World War II. 5p.m. Monday, April 20, in the Honors Center.
image "Mao's Golden Mangoes: Symbols in the Cultural Revolution." Presentation by Alfreda Murck. 5p.m. Tuesday, April 21, in the Honors Center.
image "The Superman Letters." Join us for a film screening of Miriam Ward's Honors Program Thesis. 5:30p.m. Thursday, April 23, in the Honors Center.
image "Confronting the Islamic State: Challenges for International Law and International Justice", discussion with John Bellinger. 7p.m. Monday, April 27, in Lecture Center 100
image Honors End-of-Semester Party. 6p.m. Thursday, May 7, in the Honors Center.

 Faculty Excellence Speaker Series

Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs Philip Mauceri cordially invited the campus community to attend the following presentations by recipients of the 2013-2014 Provost awards for excellence. All presentations were followed by Q&A and discussion.

Feb. 23, 2015

"Out of the Ivory Tower & Into the Community: Putting Research to Work"
Eve Waltermaurer, Associate Professor, CRREO & Sociology Department 
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Awardee, Excellence in Scholarly and Creative Activity

April 14, 2015

"The Thayer Method and Creating Student-Centered Classrooms"
Hamilton Stapell, Associate Professor, History Department
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Awardee, Teaching Excellence






There will be more events added to this list as the semester progresses.