Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 9th Annual Campus Sustainability Day, "Global Strategies to Protect Unique Local Places". The day's keynote speaker is Tom Wright, Regional Plan Association (RPA). RPA is America's most distinguished urban research and advocacy organization, working to improve property, infrastructure, sustainability and quality of life issues in the New York-New Jersey- Connecticut metropolitan region. Some of the day's workshops include nature writing, philosophical perspectives on the environmental crises, trails and public access to nature, and the preservation of open space in the Hudson Valley. The day's events are scheduled in the college's Student Center.
Valley Cafe: Every Tuesday from 11:30am to 1:30pm in the Cabaret and Thursday from 4:30pm to 8:00pm in the Main Dining Room during the fall and spring semesters, Marist Dining Services and Student Affairs sponsor The Valley Cafe. You can find additional details about the Valley Cafe as well as the week's offerings at Marist Dining Service's Locations site.