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Issue 62, April 9, 2014

Announcing the GREAT Empire State College 24-Hour Giving Challenge: April 9, 2014

By Rebekah Myers, student, School for Graduate Studies

Today, April 9, 2014, is your chance to help Empire State College earn $50,000! David Fullard and Bob Carey, members of the Alumni Foundation Board, will donate a $50,000 challenge grant if the college receives just 200 donations of any amount within the 24-hour period. ... MORE

President Merodie Hancock at her official inauguration.

Merodie A. Hancock Inaugurated as Fourth President March 27; Initiatives to Emphasize "Re-emergence" of College

By David Henahan, director of communications, Office of Communications and Government Relations

The Inauguration Theme “Re-emergence,” Highlights Hancock’s Career of Advocacy for the Re-emergence of Nontraditional Students ... MORE

Safe Center LI Opens in Nassau County

By Jennifer Quaglio, student, Center for Distance Learning

The Safe Center LI opened March 18, with Nassau County’s District Attorney Kathleen Rice, Executive Edward P. Mangano, CCAN (Coalition Against Child Abuse and Neglect) Executive Director Cynthia Scott and CADV (Coalition Against Domestic Violence) Executive Director Sandy Oliva all in attendance. ... MORE

Other News

GVC Student Lori Mould Elected President of the SUNY Student Assemby; to Serve Year on Board of Trustees, By David Henahan, director of communications, Office of Communications and Government Relations

Information on Undergraduate Enrollment in Graduate Courses, By Pat Ryan, director of student and academic services, School for Graduate Studies

Associate Dean Sonja Givens Edits Book Exploring Social Challenges for Women of Color; Published by Lexington, By Helen Edelman, manager, Exchange

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Article Contributors

Kristina Delbridge

Helen Edelman

David Henahan

Rebekah Myers

Jennifer Quaglio

Pat Ryan