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Make a Difference: Teaching Assistant Certificate

Here's an opportunity to work alongside teachers and make a real difference in a child's life. The college's 18-credit Teaching Assistant certificate program prepares you for a career as a teaching assistant. It can be completed online or in a traditional classroom setting.

Vikings Undefeated; Ranked No. 1 in Nation

The men's basketball team is off to its best start in school history. Check out the 2007-2008 Men's Basketball Highlight Video on YouTube [Text Version], and come out to support their run for the national title.

In The News...

Hudson Valley Professor Receives Award from Society of Manufacturing Engineers

Dates Set for Pharmacy Technician Program

Foundation Awards More than $164,000 in Scholarships

Hudson Valley and National Grid Team Up to Train Overhead Electric Line Workers

Dr. Margaret Geehan is Named Dean of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Health Science

Paula Monaco is Named Director of Communications and Marketing

Register Now for Spring Semester Courses

No, in case you were wondering, it's not too late to register. On campus courses for the Spring 2008 semester begin Monday, Jan. 14, but this week in-person registration continues in the Guenther Enrollment Services Center. Stop by for the opportunity to change your life. For information about Spring semester courses or how to register, go to

    Spring 2008 In-person Registration Hours
    Wednesday, Jan. 9 and Thursday, Jan. 10: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
    Friday, Jan. 11: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
    Saturday, Jan. 12: - 9 a.m. to noon

New Year, New Courses Abound

Spring 2008 Community and Professional Education Brochure
 CoverThis winter, Hudson Valley's Office of Community and Professional Education offers courses to exercise your mind, get your body moving and even help you discover your "inner clown."

Courses, which begin this month, run the gamut from Beginning Chinese and watercolors to cardio kickboxing and dog obedience. Also offered: non-credit certificate programs in floral design, interior decorating, medical transcription, medical billing and coding, and paralegal.

The Center for Creative Retirement also is back with an expanded slate of courses, trips and hikes for the upcoming spring months.

Can't find what you're looking for? E-mail the Office of Community and Professional Education and suggest a new course.

School Vacation Programs for February Break

With Hudson Valley Community College's School Vacation Programs, the February school holiday can be an opportunity for your child to discover a new interest and stay active.

The college will offer two week-long programs for children ages nine to 14 during the school break, which runs February 18-22 - "Fit Kids" and "Youth Theater Workshop."

Both programs will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, but counseling staff will provide supervision from 8 to 9 a.m. and from 3 to 4 p.m. for those students who arrive early and stay late. The cost of each program is $215 for the week.

During April break, Circus Theatricks will be offered.

For more information about the School Vacation Programs, contact the Office of Community and Professional Education, (518) 629-7339.

Public Ice Skating Continues

The Robert M. Conway Ice Rink is open through Sunday, March 9. Public skating hours are noon to 2 p.m. on weekdays, and 4 to 6:15 p.m. on weekends. More Information

Shakespeare, Sinopoli and All that Jazz

Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company

A little something for everyone describes the Spring 2008 Cultural Affairs Schedule at Hudson Valley. It's a diverse slate of lectures, performances and exhibitions, worthy of your calendar.

While on campus, discover the college's new Teaching Gallery, which showcases regional artists and serves our Fine Arts and Gallery Management students.

Hudson Valley Community College's missionis to provide dynamic, student-centered, comprehensive, and accessible educational opportunities that address the diverse needs of the community.
Hudson Valley Community College, 80 Vandenburgh Ave., Troy, NY 12180
(518) 629-HVCC Toll-free: (877) 325-HVCC

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