Hammond resident named to dean's list at Hudson Valley Community College
Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 9:49 am

Tasha Shaver of Hammond was recently named to the Dean's List at Hudson Valley Community College.

Each fall and spring term, the college's Deans' List honors those students who have a term grade point average between 3.0 and 3.5.

Shaver is in the Dental Hygiene academic program at the Troy, NY college.

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 70 degree and certificate programs in four schools: Business; Engineering and Industrial Technologies; Health Sciences; and Liberal Arts and Sciences; and workforce and academic preparation programs offered through the Educational Opportunity Center.

One of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of more than 14,000 students, and it is known as a leader in distance learning initiatives and worker retraining.

Hudson Valley has more than 65,000 alumni.