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Bridging the Gap

Bridging the Gap

Rethinking Pathways to College
Forty percent of students who enroll in college never graduate and public confidence in higher education has slipped. Local educators and administrators are taking steps to address the crisis.


Finish Your Bachelor's Degree Online With the Help of SUNY New Paltz

SUNY New Paltz’s new, fully online Bachelor of Arts: General Studies offers a flexible pathway back into college for people who already have at least 60 credits, but no bachelor’s degree.


Course of Action

Micro-Degrees—The New Way to Learn
Community colleges across the region are offering micro-credentials and certificate courses as a way for students to get skills outside of degree programs.


A Year Of Opportunities

For Clarkson University, the pandemic has opened the doors for greater collaboration and K-12 classroom support
COVID was a huge hurdle for many schools. But for educators at Clarkson, the doors were thrown open to plentiful opportunities, too. From the Hudson Valley to the North Country, the university continued to develop and enhance meaningful programs in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields.


Solving the STEM Jobs Crisis

How Clarkson University is Strengthening the Educational Ecosystem
Using the Hudson River as a natural lab for learning, Clarkson’s Beacon Institute is connecting local students to STEM activities.



Q&A with SUNY New Paltz President Donald P. Christian
A conversation with Donald P. Christian, president of SUNY New Paltz.


Fast Track: Clarkson University Introduces Full-Time Master of Science in Engineering Management

In addition to their part-time Masters of Science in Engineering Management program, Clarkson will offer a new full-time program that accelerates the existing curriculum into a single year, providing recent graduates and other professionals an opportunity to enhance their management skills during otherwise difficult career transitions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.


Pomp, Despite the Circumstances: Hudson Valley Graduations Amid COVID-19

With in-person graduation ceremonies put on hold, schools are innovating what commencements look like for students and families.


Time to Lead: Clarkson University’s Master of Science in Engineering Management

Clarkson University is training the next generation of leaders in engineering and technical fields with its Master of Science in Engineering Management, based out of its Beacon campus.


9 Tips for Navigating the College Admissions Process

Applying to college is more anxiety-inducing than ever—for both parents and students.



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OLLI's Winter Semester of Courses January 18 - March 10, 2022

Mondays-Fridays, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through March 10 — Expand your mind with OLLI at BCC's fascinating courses offered online and...
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Sustainable Garden Care and Maintenance - Online

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