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Cambridge Resident Bill Jojo Receives SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Professional Service

MEDIA CONTACT: Eric Bryant (518) 629-8072
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, May 11, 2015

William Jojo, Jr.William E. Jojo, Jr. of Cambridge was recently honored with the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service.

Jojo, the senior systems and network specialist at Hudson Valley Community College, has served the college for 25 years and currently oversees a staff of seven maintaining the college’s computer networks and servers. He has been responsible for implementing many of the updates that have continually kept the college on the forefront of technology. Jojo co-chairs the college’s Information Security Committee and also serves as an adjunct instructor in the Computing and Information Sciences Department.

Ten additional faculty and staff members of the Troy college were named recipients of the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence for 2015. Instituted in 1972 by the State University of New York, the Chancellor's Award recognizes exceptional contributions to the university by dedicated professionals. Since its inception, 154 faculty and staff members from Hudson Valley Community College have received the Chancellor's Award.

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.