Hudson Valley Community College to Host Reception Honoring John L. Buono '68
CONTACT: Janine Kava (518) 629-8071
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, November 15, 2004
||Hudson Valley Community College will host a reception to honor former President John L. Buono '68 for his commitment to the college and the community.
||5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 16, 2004. Brief program begins at 6:15 p.m.
Bulmer Telecommunications Center Lobby
Hudson Valley Community College
80 Vandenburgh Ave., Troy, New York
Buono served as the college's fifth president from 1998 to 2003. During his tenure, Hudson Valley experienced significant enrollment growth, facility improvements, and celebrated 50 years of service to the community. He also is a Hudson Valley alumnus, having graduated in 1968 before earning his bachelor's degree and master's degree from the University at Albany.
At Buono's request, proceeds from the event will benefit the college's Disability Resource Center, which is serving more than 500 students this semester. The center assists students with disabilities in the pursuit of their educational objectives.