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Glenmont Resident Lisa Graves Honored at Hudson Valley Community College \"Photo

CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8071
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, July 9, 2004

Lisa Graves

Lisa Graves of Glenmont, a 2004 graduate of the Hudson Valley Community College Nursing program, recently was honored with the Seton Award for Oncology Nursing.

Graves will begin her nursing career this fall at Albany Medical Center. She hopes to continue her nursing education at SUNY New Paltz. She was a member of the Dean's List while at Hudson Valley Community College and also was included in Who's Who Among Students in America's Junior Colleges.

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College 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. The college has nearly 60,000 alumni.