Hudson Valley Automotive Students Show Patriotism
CONTACT: Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or Sarah Boggess (518) 629-8071
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, September 27, 2001
In a show of patriotism, Hudson Valley Community
College's Automotive students are currently displaying a truck painted
like an American flag on the front lawn of the college. The red, white
and blue Chevrolet Blazer is parked in front of the Bulmer Telecommunications
Building, directly across from the Price Chopper plaza on Vandenburgh Avenue.
Hudson Valley Community College offers more than
50 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 9,000 students each year, and is known
as a leader in distance learning initiatives and worker retraining.