Cultural Affairs
Upcoming Events

TC Boyle: Author Reading
Friday, April 24, 2015
11:00 am
Bulmer Telecommunications Center Auditorium


Photo by Milo Boyle

New York Times bestselling author TC Boyle reads from his recent novel, “The Harder They Come,” an exploration of the roots of violence and antiauthoritarianism in America. Boyle authored more than 24 works of fiction and has received numerous literary awards, including the Pen Faulkner Prize for the best novel (“World’s End,” 1998).

Free and open to the public. Seating is limited and on a first-come basis. Doors open at 10:15 a.m.

Presented by the Cultural Affairs Program in association with the Department of English, Foreign Languages and English as a Second Language.


Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Maureen Stapleton Theatre in Siek Campus Center

The Facts on Animal Agriculture and Global Warming
The Animal Outreach Club at Hudson Valley Community College and New York State Humane Association are excited to present the well-renowned documentary “Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret.” Anyone who cares about the environment and animals needs to see this documentary. Opening remarks will be made by Kathy Stevens, Founder and Director of the Catskill Animal Sanctuary and former educator.


Invasive Species – Coming to a Community Near You
Thursday, April 30, 2015
11:00 am – 11:50 am
Bulmer Telecommunications Center Auditorium

Laurel R. Gailor, coordinator of the Mohawk Partnership for Regional Invasive Species Management (PRISM), provides a general overview of invasive species in the Capital/Mohawk Region. Information will include updates from research institutes and the Invasive Species Council, as well as a summary of citizen participatory activities, including IMapInvasives, science projects, internships and other research projects.