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Hudson Valley Celebrates New Foundation Scholarship Recipients

MEDIA CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072,
FOR RELEASE: Monday, Nov. 17, 2014

The college recently celebrated National Philanthropy Day® at the Hudson Valley Community College Foundation's annual scholarship reception on Friday, Nov. 14 in the McDonough Sports Complex.

The Foundation's annual scholarship reception recognizes students who were awarded scholarships this past year as well as the donors who make these scholarships possible. More than 90 students, representing a wide range of academic programs, received scholarships during the academic year.

Click here for a photo gallery of the ceremony and here for a listing of individual honorees.

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 75 degree and certificate programs in four schools: 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 12,000 students, and is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and workforce training. Hudson Valley has more than 75,000 alumni.