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Watervliet Student Tricia Goyette Honored by Hudson Valley Community College \"Photo

CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, May 23, 2008

Tricia Goyette

Tricia Goyette of Watervliet, NY, a 2008 graduate of Hudson Valley Community College’s Nursing program, was honored by the college with a departmental award.

Goyette received the Nursing Faculty Award for Leadership, which is given to an outstanding graduate of the Nursing program. Goyette was a Dean\'s and President\'s list member and active with the Nursing Club while at Hudson Valley. She is employed by Albany Memorial Hospital.

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 70 associate’s degree and certificate programs in four schools: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Science; and Liberal Arts and Sciences; and also sponsors 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 12,000 students, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training. Hudson Valley has more than 60,000 alumni.