Special Programs Awards Ceremony
Jeff Foley (518) 629-8085 or (518) 210-4161
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, April 18, 2002
WHAT: Approximately 100 Hudson Valley Community College students and
graduates will be honored at the college's annual Special Programs Awards
WHEN: 2 p.m. on Monday, April 22.
WHERE: Bulmer Telecommunications Center, Hudson Valley Community
WHY: The Special Programs Awards Ceremony recognizes Hudson Valley
students enrolled in the following: Career Training Options; Collegiate Academic
Support Program; Minority Orientation Program; Educational Opportunity Program;
Disability Resource Center; International Student Services; and Life Plus One.
Typically, students enrolled in these programs have overcome extenuating
circumstances that could have hampered completion of their degree requirements.
Many have overcome issues such as chemical dependency, physical disabilities and