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Hyde Park Resident Shari Feather Honored With Dental Hygiene Award at Hudson Valley Community College \"Photo

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

Shari Feather

Shari Feather of Hyde Park, a 2004 graduate of the Hudson Valley Community College Dental Hygiene program, recently was honored by the college.

Feather was awarded the Catskill Mountain Dental Hygienists' Association Memorial Award, which is given to a Dental Hygiene student who has demonstrated a strong commitment to Dental Hygiene as well as good academic performance and clinical skills. Nominees must be residents of the Hudson Valley. The award is sponsored by the Catskill Mountain Dental Hygienists' Association. Feather was an honors student at the college.

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.