University Hosts Free Web Seminar
NEW PALTZ -- SUNY New Paltz will host "The 7 Keys to an Effective Web Site," a free seminar on April 11 that will focus on what it takes to create visually appealing, useful, and easy-to-navigate Web sites.
The seminar will be presented by David Sachs, who is the director of the Hudson Valley Center for Emerging Technology, and assistant dean and professor at Pace University's School of Computer Science. Sachs is responsible for personal computer, computer science and telecommunications education that is provided for companies around the world, which include AT&T, IBM, MCI, PepsiCo and The Reader's Digest.
In his role as the director of the Hudson Valley Center for Emerging Technology, Sachs coordinates a collaboration of three academic institutions: Marist College, Pace University and SUNY New Paltz. The center promotes economic development in the region by strengthening the research base in emerging technologies for e-business and supporting businesses in the region as they venture into e-business.
The seminar begins at 7:15 p.m. on April 11 in the Coykendall Science Building Auditorium. Although the seminar is free and open to the public, pre-registration is required. Contact the SUNY New Paltz Center for Continuing and Professional Education at (845) 257-2901 to register.
Sponsors for the seminar include the Hudson Valley Center for Emerging Technology, Info River Valley and the SUNY New Paltz Software Institute.
Located in the heart of a dynamic college town, 90 minutes from metropolitan New York City, the State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective college of about 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students.
One of the most well-regarded public colleges in the nation, New Paltz delivers an extraordinary number of majors in Business, Liberal Arts, Sciences, Engineering, Fine and Performing Arts and Education.
New Paltz embraces its culture as a community where talented and independent minded people from around the world create close personal links with real scholars and artists who love to teach.