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College Celebrates Campus Community

The college ushered in the holiday season with celebrations that honored the people who make the college thrive.

President Steven Poskanzer and his wife, Jane, held a Holiday Open House at their New Paltz home on Dec. 9 for professional faculty and staff.

The 21st Annual Awards Luncheon for Classified Staff was held on Dec. 8. Classified Service Awards were presented at the luncheon to recognize staff members who have worked more than 20 years at the college.

20 Years of Service

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Anna Bartlett
Student Counseling Center

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John Bartula

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Sandra DiStasi
Communicaiton Disorders

25 Years of Service

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Connie DePuy


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Anna DeCapua


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Nancy Valenti

Student Accounts

30 Years of Service

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Gedney Mackey

Facilities Operations

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Barbra Novick


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Lee Schiavone
Fine and Performing Arts

Those not pictured are:

  • Georgia Bruck(Facilities Operations), Thomas Decker(Facilities Operations), Barry Lawless(Facilities Operations) and Stephanie Russo(Accounts Payable) all with 20 years of service.
  • Susan Boyer (Facilities Operations), Robert Bramley (University Police), Mary Griffin (Education) and Gae Gundersen-Barry (Student Affairs) - all with 25 years of service.

President Poskanzer and this merry crew sing "The 12 Things "Bout New Paltz" at the Classified Staff Luncheon on Dec. 8.

Steven and Jane Poskanzer welcome Professional staff and faculty into their home at the Holiday Open House on Dec.9


December 18 , 2006
Volume 4, Issue 24

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