Capital District Educational Opportunity Center Hosts Virtual Graduation Ceremony

June 22, 2020

What: The Capital District Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) will celebrate its 2020 graduates with a virtual ceremony.

Who: 250+ graduates, their families and friends, and the community are invited to participate.

Remarks by:
  • Dr. Lucille Marion, Vice President of Hudson Valley Community College/Executive Director of the Capital District Educational Opportunity Center
  • Dr. Roger Ramsammy, President, Hudson Valley Community College
  • Neil Kelleher, Chairman, Hudson Valley Community College Board of Trustees
  • Lisa McKay, Associate Provost and Director, SUNY, University Center for
  • Academic and Workforce Development
  • Troy Carlson, Nursing Assistant graduate
  • Ronald Smith, HSE Preparation graduate

When: Thursday, June 25, 6 p.m.

Where: www.hvcc.edu/eoc and www.facebook.com/capitaldistricteoc

Photo Opportunities: Photos from the ceremony are available, and the virtual celebration will remain available to view online and on Facebook following the streaming on June 25.

About the Capital District Educational Opportunity Center

Since 1966, the Capital District Educational Opportunity Center (EOC), a division of Hudson Valley Community College and part of the State University of New York, has offered tuition-free academic and workforce development opportunities to disadvantaged and educationally under-prepared New York State residents 16 years and older. As a result, thousands of Capital Region residents have gained self-confidence in their own potential, realized career goals, and obtained self-sufficiency and economic independence.

Media Contact

Elaine Harwood