Paul Smith’s College appoints new VP of Business and Finance

Marty Hanifin has been named vice president for Business and Finance at Paul Smith’s College. He begins his new role on Aug. 10. 

“I am delighted to join the Paul Smith's community,” Hanifin said. “I look forward to working with my new colleagues to serve and support the talented and committed students who make Paul Smith’s such a special place."  Read more »

Student lands paper in peer-reviewed scientific journal

A Paul Smith's College senior published a paper in the upcoming issue of Restoration Ecology, the journal of the Society for Ecological Restoration. 

Forestry major Nathan Piché worked on the paper as part of his senior capstone research project, which explored the recovery rate of soil on abandoned farmland.  Read more »

Transforming the Adirondacks into a high-school classroom

Go birding, explore the St. Regis Wilderness Area, track wildlife and discover the mysteries of Adirondack forests: These are some of the hands-on experiences waiting for high school students in the Adirondack Field Ecology program at Paul Smith's College.

Food entrepreneurship workshop in the works

Culinary, hospitality and business experts at Paul Smith's College have developed a tailored program to help budding entrepreneurs explore their ideas for food-related businesses. Open to the public and located on the Paul Smith's College campus, the "Foodpreneur" agenda includes creative workshops, practical instruction and professional feedback over the course of three days in July. Read more »

Paul Smith's College appoints Nicholas Hunt-Bull as provost

Paul Smith's College announced Tuesday that Nicholas Hunt-Bull will take the helm as provost on July 1.

Hunt-Bull will replace Richard Nelson, who has been named president of Nicolet College in Wisconsin.

"I'm very excited to serve as provost on one of the most beautiful campuses in the country," Hunt-Bull said. "I embrace Paul Smith's focus on career relevant majors and hands-on education and look forward to sharpening and expanding the college's tradition of excellence." Read more »

Paul Smith's College Stewardship Program training underway

Paul Smith's stewards in training

The Adirondack Watershed Institute Stewardship Program kicked off its training Tuesday, May 19, with nearly twice as many stewards and a new proactive approach targeting the entire Adirondack Park. 

Area colleges announce student transfer agreements

Two area colleges have inked agreements that make four-year baccalaureate degrees more accessible for students in community college programs. Under the new agreements, students who earn certain two-year associate degrees at North Country Community College will be eligible to enter Paul Smith's College as recognized upperclassmen. Read more »

U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik to address Paul Smith's College graduates

StafanikU.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik will deliver the keynote address at the 68th Commencement exercises at Paul Smith's College Saturday, May 9, at 11 a.m.

Students dish out service with a smile on Earth Day 2015

Paul Smith’s College students celebrate a successful Color Run 5K fundraiser as part of the Day of Service

Hundreds of Paul Smith's College students turned out for the second annual Day of Service on Earth Day 2015. 

Paul Smith’s Earth Day endeavor

Paul Smith’s College is cancelling classes this Earth Day, but students won’t take the day off – they'll fan out across the North Country to serve food and volunteer at several community groups and non-profit organizations.  Read more »


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