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This Week on Campus

OCT. 10 – OCT. 16, 2016
Information Contact: Office of Communications and Marketing, (518) 629-8071
All events are at Hudson Valley Community College (80 Vandenburgh Ave., Troy) and are free, unless otherwise noted. Please refer to the college's Calendar of Events for more information.

Monday, Oct. 10
No classes in recognition of Columbus Day
The Marvin Library is open 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and all offices are open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 11
The Holistic Connection
11 to 11:50 a.m., Bulmer Telecommunications Center Auditorium
Laurén Laurino, known as “Dr. Ren,” is a board-certified naturopath and an award-winning holistic health advocate. Dr. Ren discusses many facets of a holistic lifestyle, including transmutable and transferable energy, alternative health modalities and an integrative approach to health. Presented by Voices: A Library Lecture Series.

Heart Beatz: Therapeutic Drumming
11 to 11:50 a.m., Wellness Center, Siek Campus Center, room 270
An open-to-all therapeutic drumming group that offers an outlet for rhythmic expression.
No obligation: Participate at your convenience! Equipment provided; no experience necessary. Presented by the Wellness Center.

Regeneron Information & Recruitment Session
5 to 7 p.m., Science Center, room 145
Whatever your major… don’t miss this opportunity to find out more about Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (and enjoy free refreshments)! If you are looking for an opportunity to join an organization known for its scientific excellence in the research and development of pharmaceuticals, it’s time to consider Regeneron. Presented by the Biology, Chemistry and Physic Department.

Wednesday, Oct. 12
Angelo Mazzone, guest speaker
2 to 3 p.m., Brahan Hall, room 001
Angelo Mazzone, hospitality entrepreneur, and owner of a several high-end restaurants in the Capital Region, will share his story. Refreshments will be served from Mazzone’s PRIME Business Dining, a division of Mazzone Hospitality and the college’s new food service provider. Presented by the Entrepreneurs Club.

Thursday, Oct. 13
Game Day: Jump Rope Challenge
1 to 2 p.m., in front of Higbee Hall
Presented by the Student Activities Office.

Friday, Oct. 14
Foundation Gala to benefit the EOC and to honor H. Carl McCall
6 p.m. cocktails, 7 p.m. dinner and program, Franklin Plaza, Troy
The Hudson Valley Community College Foundation’s 2016 Gala benefits the Capital District Educational Opportunity Center as the EOC closes its 50th anniversary year, and honors H. Carl McCall, chairman of the SUNY Board of Trustees, who served as NYS Comptroller from 1993 to 2202. The event includes entertainment by The Refrigerators and a silent auction; black tie optional. Reservations required through the Foundation office, (518) 629-8012; $135/person.