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纽约州立大学引以为豪的传统, the State University of New York at 新帕 is committed to providing high quality, affordable 教育 to students from all social and economic backgrounds. We are a faculty and campus community dedicated to the construction of a vibrant intellectual/creative public forum which reflects and celebrates the diversity of our society and encourages and supports active participation in scholarly and artistic activity. 龙八国际网页long8868下载安卓 is an active contributor to the schools, community institutions and economic/cultural life of our region. We are selective in admitting students who show promise of thriving in a learning environment which is challenging, 以学生为中心, 和个性化. Our goal is for students to gain knowledge, 技能, and confidence to contribute as productive members of their communities and professions and active citizens in a democratic nation and a global society.
We are the only residential public university in the mid-Hudson region. We offer undergraduate and graduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences which serve as a core for professional programs in the fine and performing arts, 教育, 卫生保健, 业务, 和工程. Our location in the scenic Hudson Valley midway between the State Capital of Albany and metropolitan New York City provides unique opportunities for enriching our academic programs. We are a diverse faculty of distinguished scholars and artists who collaborate across the disciplines and professional areas to inspire our students to a love of learning, a meaningful engagement with the life of the mind, 参与公共服务.
在全校推广目标 We strive to carry out the above philosophy across the campus through:
- Faculty engagement in innovative pedagogy across all disciplines;
- Faculty-student collaboration in 研究, 表演, 奖学金, 展览及简报, 实习和实地工作, 社区服务, 国际研究与实践;
- Capstone activities through which students can demonstrate expertise in a specialized area;
- 支持 for risk-taking and innovation in 研究 and scholarly/creative activity;
- Educational and clinical centers that provide professional development and services to the region;
- 图书馆 and information technology resources which support the curriculum, 独立学习, 研究, 信息素养;
- 讲座, 会议, 音乐会, 画廊展示了, theatrical 表演s (as the largest cultural institution in the Hudson Valley), and other opportunities for life-long learning;
- Leadership opportunities for students in campus and community organizations and college governance;
- A well-rounded program in residence life to support student social, 情感, 休闲, 以及学术需求.
The motto of the State University of New York is “To Learn. 搜索. 服务.” An 教育 at 龙八国际网页long8868下载安卓 develops knowledge. More than that, it helps our students recognize that life is complex and worthy of endless curiosity. Our students come away from their classrooms, 学生宿舍, and service activities with an understanding of how the thoughtful application of knowledge and collaborative learning promote active engagement in communities (from local to global), 批判性反思, 个人责任.
As a student at 龙八国际网页long8868下载安卓, you will:
- acquire a foundation of knowledge that will enable you to engage with different aspects of our world. You will gain exposure to the ways in which artists, 人文主义者, 数学家, and natural and social scientists address questions about the world and ourselves. You will explore and learn to apply quantitative reasoning, 定性的解释, and creative activity as means of addressing those questions.
- explore questions of identity and community, including reflecting on who you are and your commonality and difference with respect to others. Through interacting with our diverse student body, studying or visiting regions of the world, exploring the activities and communities within and surrounding the university, and learning about diversity within the US and elsew在这里, you will become an informed global citizen.
- 学习如何组织, 合成, and apply many types of information in a variety of formats; make and critique arguments; and express yourself clearly in multiple modes. These analytical, critical, and communicative 技能 will serve you at the university and beyond.
- specialize in at least one disciplinary area of knowledge so you can succeed in that field, 将你的专业知识应用到其他领域, and/or go on to advanced study prepared to engage confidently with other practitioners or scholars.
As a student at 龙八国际网页long8868下载安卓, you will have the opportunity to:
- apply your learning within and outside the classroom. 通过定向研究, 实习, 服务学习, you experience what you can do with what you know.
- develop the tools to become a lifelong learner and a productive contributor to learning communities, 包括龙八国际网页long8868下载安卓.
- attain an understanding of yourself as a citizen and community member with the knowledge and ability to engage others in progress toward a more sustainable world.