Clifton Park Student David Post Honored by Hudson Valley Community College
CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, June 8, 2009
David Post of Clifton Park, a 2009 graduate of Hudson Valley Community College’s Radiologic Technology program, was honored by the college with a departmental award.
Post received the Gertrude L. Dourdounas Certificate of Achievement Award, which is given to an outstanding graduate of the Medical Imaging program. Post, a member of Phi Theta Kappa and the Hudson Valley President\'s List each of his four semesters at the college, will pursue a degree in radiation therapy at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse. He served as president of the Radiologic Technology Club and was named to Who\'s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. He also received the NYS Association of Educators in Radiologic Technology\'s Academic Excellence Award.
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.