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Photos of America's Wilderness Treasures to be Presented at Hudson Valley Lecture

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, April 26, 2004

Photographer Annie Tiberio will present a visual/spoken retrospective detailing her 10 years of solo wilderness travel in a lecture titled "Death Valley, Okefenokee and Beyond," at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 4 in Hudson Valley Community College's Bulmer Telecommunications Center auditorium.

Admission to the presentation is free. For more information on the event, call 629-4TIX or 629-8071.

Tiberio, a photography instructor at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, will share anecdotes about camping alone, discovering solitude, setting high standards and rising to meet them, as she shows her photography from places including the Okefenokee Swamp in Georgia, Death Valley in California, the Na Pali Coast in Hawaii, and the Florida Everglades.

Hudson Valley Community College, located at 80 Vandenburgh Avenue in Troy, offers more than 50 degree and certificate programs in four academic divisions: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Science; and Liberal Arts and Sciences; and an Educational Opportunity Center for academic and career training. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of more than 11,000 students each year, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training.