In Photos: Assemblyman Billy Jones issues proclamation

Oct 12, 2021 | Featured

State of New York Assemblyman Billy Jones visited Paul Smith’s College to issue a proclamation highlighting the institution’s 75th anniversary, skilled alumni and economic/ecological impact.

Joined by faculty, staff and students, Jones presented the document on the deck of the Joan Weill Student Center before touring the campus. He visited with members of the forestry department, Paul Smith’s College VIC and the Adirondack Watershed Institute (AWI).

“It was so wonderful to have Assemblyman Jones visit,” said AWI Executive Director Dan Kelting. “Billy is a strong partner and supporter of our work to protect clean water and we were excited to show him our lab and introduce him to our amazing team at AWI.”

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At Paul Smith’s College, it’s about the experience. As the only four-year institution of higher education located in the Adirondack Park in upstate New York, Paul Smith’s provides real-world, hands-on learning in fields such as business and hospitality, culinary management, forestry, environmental sciences and natural resources. We are able to draw on industries and resources available in our own backyard while preparing students for successful careers anywhere. Our community of resourceful, enterprising, supportive and adventurous individuals collectively provide experiential education, student support in the classroom and beyond, and meaningful opportunities for our alumni. We pride ourselves on research and advocacy on issues that improve our planet and the lives of the people who inhabit it. Learn more at paulsmiths.edu »

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