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Hudson Valley Community College Hosts Adult Returning Student Information Sessions in Bethlehem, Colonie, Clifton Park, Albany

CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, December 28, 2004

Adults interested in advancing their careers by enrolling at Hudson Valley Community College can take the first steps in the process by attending one of four upcoming Adult Returning Student Information Sessions at locations around the region.

The sessions, which run from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., will be:

  • Tuesday, January 4 at Bethlehem Central High School.
  • Wednesday, January 5 at Colonie Central High School.
  • Thursday, January 6 at Shenendehowa East High School.
  • Monday, January 10 at the Albany Extension Center, 175 Central Ave.

Representatives from the college's Office of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions will be available to speak with prospective students about their interests.

For more information, call the Office of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions at 629-7338. To register, go to

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 60 degree and certification programs in four academic divisions: Liberal Arts and Sciences; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Sciences; and Business; as well as programs run through the Educational Opportunity Center offering certification programs in workforce and academic preparation. One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of more than 12,000 students, and it is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and worker retraining. Hudson Valley has nearly 60,000 alumni.