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Valley View Summer 2017 IssueIn the Summer 2017 Issue:

  • President Matonak Announces 2018 Retirement
  • Two Long-Term Vice Presidents Announce Retirement
  • Academic Vice President Curtis Announces Retirement
  • New transfer agreement with UAlbany
  • New Academic Programs
  • College Rep Visits China and Vietnam
  • College Suites at Hudson Valley Take Shape
  • EOC Celebrates 50 Years
  • Outdoor Athletic Complex Completed
  • Sports

Valley View Fall 2015 IssueIn the Fall 2015 Issue:

  • New Academic Programs
  • College Hosts New York's First-Ever Mission of Mercy
  • EOC Students Impressive in Chowderfest Debut
  • Faculty Profiles
  • College Gains State Funding Match for New Outdoor Athletic Complex
  • Hudsonian Remains the Voice of the Vikings
  • Hudson Valley Alumni Overcome Obstacles to Success
  • HonorScholar Program Aims For Region's Top Students
  • Student Clubs and Organizations Take Business Learning A Step Beyond
  • Sports
  • Giving

The Valley View Spring 2014 IssueIn the Spring 2014 Issue:

  • Visionary: New Marvin Library Learning Commons
  • From College Professor to City Mayor
  • Home-Schooled Students Embrace Hudson Valley
  • Campus' Newest Building Helps Grow Science Careers
  • New Academic Programs
  • Volunteers Needed: Mission of Mercy 2014
  • Clearing the Air: Hudson Valley Goes Tobacco-Free
  • Campus Updates and News

The Valley View Spring 2012 IssueIn the Spring 2012 Issue:

  • Community Report 2011
  • Campus Quad Redesign
  • New Science Center Construction
  • Nursing Simulation Lab
  • TEC-SMART Facility is Home to New Educational Partnership
  • Alumni Profiles
  • TEC-SMART Facility Receives LEED Platinum Certification
  • Viking Child Care Center Going Strong at 25 Years Old
  • Alumni Notes
  • New Faces on Campus
  • New Academic Programs Offered
  • College Stepping Up Effort to Attract Veterans, Current Armed Services Personnel
  • Prominent Authors Highlight Fall Cultural Affairs Program


The Valley View Spring 2011 IssueIn the Spring 2011 Issue:

  • The Shape of Liberal Arts at Hudson Valley
  • Hudson Valley Community College Launches Alumni Directory Project
  • Hudson Valley Named Among TopTen Percent of Nation’s Community Colleges
  • Cross-Cultural Learning in Venice This Summer for SportManagement Students
  • Liberal Arts Honors Day Set for Dec. 3
  • Oates and Pollan Visits Highlight Culture and Liberal Arts on Campus
  • New Programs Offered
  • New Faces on Campus
  • College SeesWave of Faculty and Staff Retirements This Year
  • General Electric DonatesWind Turbine Equipment to TEC-SMART
  • New Science Center
  • As Drew sees it
  • Nursing Program Gets Boost from Foundation Grants
  • New Sculpture Becomes a Part of Campus Scene


The Valley View Fall 2010 IssueIn the Fall 2010 Issue:

  • Unique Broadcast Communications Program a “Foot in the Door” for Students
  • Great Student-Athletes
  • Q&A with New Coaches
  • Foundation Scholarships Established in Honor of Beloved Family Members and Colleagues
  • Distinguished Service Awards
  • Heritage Society
  • Three Generations Keep it All in the Family at Hudson Valley
  • New Programs
  • Class Notes
  • Viking Highlights

The Valley View Spring 2010 IssueIn the Spring 2010 Issue:

  • Andrea the Anteater
  • 3 Alumni Profiles
  • New Green Science Center
  • Fellow Alumni, Community Partner and College Employee Honored
  • Hudson Valley Community College Foundation Awards More than $177,858 in Scholarships
  • $3.5 Million Awarded to Hudson Valley Community College
  • New Parking Garage to Open in August
  • New Programs
  • TEC-SMART Opens for Classes!
  • Class Notes
  • Viking Highlights

The Valley View Fall 2009 IssueIn the Fall 2009 Issue:

  • Special Commemorative Insert:
    President Obama’s visit to Hudson Valley Community College

  • Hudson Valley Breaks Ground on New Facility
  • An Evening with Cleve Jones
  • Darnell Stapleton ’05
  • Fall and Winter Sports Wrap-up
  • Why is Hudson Valley Community College so critical to the Capital Region’s Health Care Community?
  • First Female Athletic Director Appointed
  • Hudson Valley Adds Two New Athletic Programs
  • Educational Opportunity Program Alumni Needed!
  • Nominate a Fellow Alum or Community Partner!
  • Alumni Profiles
  • Calendar of Events
  • Class Notes

The Valley View Spring 2009 IssueIn the Spring 2009 Issue:

  • Welcome, New Chairwoman!
  • The History of the Vikings… and the FiberglassViking
  • Alumni Profiles
  • Fall and Winter Sports Wrap-up
  • Can you identify these people?
  • Facebook for Alumni!
  • Nominate a Fellow Alum or Community Partner!
  • Campus Parking Situation Looking Brighter
  • New Building on Campus
  • Calendar of Events
  • Class Notes

The Valley View Fall 2008 IssueIn the Fall 2008 Issue:

  • The First Major Gifts Campaign in the College’s 55-Year History
  • Number of Scholarship Opportunities Growing Thanks to Alumni
  • Career Services for Alumni
  • Alumni Profiles
  • Homecoming Weekend—Oct. 3-4. Be There!
  • Go Vikings!
  • Calendar of Events
  • Class Notes
  • Campus News

The Valley View March 2008 IssueIn the Spring 2008 Issue:

  • Three Making a Difference: Alumni Profiles
  • A 21st Century Campus
  • Speak Up!
  • Men’s Basketball Team
    Completes Stellar 30-1 Season
  • Calendar of Events
  • Class Notes
  • Campus News

The Valley View October 2007 IssueIn the Fall 2007 Issue:

  • Success After a Second Chance
  • The path toward a career in architecture can now start at Hudson Valley Community College
  • Students, faculty and staff members receive the 2007 State University of New York Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence
  • Two Hudson Valley alumni sign with National Football League teams
  • Q & A with Brian Vlieg
  • Class of 2007 Largest Ever
  • Foundation Golf Classic has another record year
  • 2007 Distinguished Service Awards Luncheon scheduled
  • Calendar of Events
  • Class Notes
  • Campus News

The Valley View March 2007 IssueIn the Spring 2007 Issue:

  • Five questions for… Phil White
  • Manufacturing the Future
  • Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2007 Announced
  • Honoring a life by investing in students
  • Nominations sought for 2007 Distinguished Service Awards
  • Alumnus named to Board of Trustees
  • New college master plan addresses classroom, parking constraints
  • Clock Tower to honor Dr. Frank Morgan Jr.
  • Calendar of Events
  • Class Notes
  • Campus News

The Valley View October 2006 IssueIn the Fall 2006 Issue:

  • Chris Salamida’s Year as a ’Cat
  • Examining Evidence in “The House that Crack Built”
  • Remembering President Bulmer
  • Hudson Valley Honors Community Partners, Distinguished Alumni
  • Clock tower to be named in memory of Dr. Frank Morgan
  • Calendar of Events
  • Class Notes
  • Campus News

The Valley View March 2006 IssueIn the Spring 2006 Issue:

  • A Foundation to Build On
  • Bringing Smiles to the Region
  • Remembering President Fitzgibbons
  • Building on Knowledge
  • Generous Gift to Benefit Electrical Construction and Maintenance Program
  • Calendar of Events
  • Class Notes
  • Campus News

The Valley View October 2005 IssueIn the Fall 2005 Issue:

  • Drew’s Views: A Qand A with President Matonak
  • Seven-Year -Old Fine Arts Program
  • Deep Roots at the College Lead to a Commitment to Its Strong Future
  • 2005-06 Annual Fund
  • Calendar of Events
  • Class Notes
  • Campus News

The Valley View March 2005 IssueIn the Spring 2005 Issue:

  • Engraved Brick Maker Honors His Foundation of Success
  • Criminal Justice Program Grads Fill the Ranks
  • Class Notes
  • Campus News
  • John L. Buono Honored for Commitment to College, Community
  • Web for Alumni
  • Events

The Valley View October 2004 IssueIn the Fall 2004 Issue:

  • Kappas Stick Together to Honor Beloved Dean
  • Hudson Valley Grads Set Standards for Clough Harbour’s Success
  • Class Notes
  • Campus News
  • Marv LeRoy appointed director of major gifts
  • 2003-04 Annual Fund a Success: Donations Nearly Quadruple
  • Ways of Giving
  • Events

The Valley View March 2004 IssueIn the Spring 2004 Issue:

  • Alumni Association President's Message
  • Padula teaches at Hudson Valley to reach students “like me”
  • Class Notes
  • Brick Campaign
  • Campus News
  • Mary Karpiak Foster Joins Foundation's Heritage Society
  • Ways of Giving

For more information about the college's Alumni Association, contact:
Hudson Valley Community College Foundation
80 Vandenburgh Avenue
Troy , NY 12180
(518) 629-8012
Fax: (518) 629-7575