Professor Michael Rosenberg, dean of the School of Education, has been appointed to the State Professional Standards and Practices Board.
Professor Tom Meyer (Secondary Education) has received a $2,000 grant from the National Writing Project Corporation for his project, HVWP Federal Commissioned Work.
Retired Dean of the School of Business Hadi Salavitabar has been awarded Emeritus status. Salavitabar completed 31 years of service to New Paltz and 12 years of leadership as dean of the School of Business. Salavitabar helped start the School of Business in 2001, established the MBA programs in 2000, and guided the preparations for accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), which was achieved earlier this year.
The Kresge Foundation of Troy, Mich., made a $20,000 gift to the Lucy Delgado Scholarship Endowment. The gift is made in honor of Dr. Jane Delgado ’73. The endowment was created by Delgado and is named in honor of her mother, Lucy Delgado.