The Baseball Player Produced by Brendan O’Keefe Eric Grogin came to New Paltz to be a player on the New Paltz baseball team. After he was injured, his future plans changed in unexpected ways. Check out how other students got to New Paltz! The Survivor. Produced by Jaleesa Baulkman. The […]

The Survivor Produced by Jaleesa Baulkman Third-year student Angela Santiamagro had to overcome many obstacles before arriving to SUNY New Paltz. Santiamagro explains how growing up with a mentally and physically abusive mother and an estranged father affects her today. Check out how other students got to New Paltz! The […]

The Outsider Produced by Mili Ali William Kaiser is a current senior at SUNY New Paltz. William had a hard time socializing because his family is always on the move and also because of the abusive relationship he had with certain family members. He suffered from depression and has contemplated […]

The Firefighter Produced by Lauren Scrudato J.P. Aponte is a 27-year-old journalism major a SUNY New Paltz. At the end of high school, he became addicted to drugs and lost his drive to succeed. This is his story of overcoming addiction and deciding on a career path. Check out how […]

The Transfer Student Produced by Brendan O’Keefe Nicole has a busy schedule at work and is taking a full course load. She has faced some difficulties in belonging at SUNY New Paltz, but Nicole was determined to make it. She is now preparing to graduate in August 2012. Check out […]

The DIY Applicant Produced by Zhen Wen Lin Growing up in a house with little stability and constant struggle, Matthew D’Agostino longed for the day he would find a place he can call home. Being here at SUNY New Paltz has made him happier and at peace. However, the journey […]

The Sculptor Produced by Khynna Kuprian Ashley Caferro thought she was headed for a career in education, but transferring to New Paltz made her see her future in a whole new way. Check out how other students got to New Paltz! The Survivor. Produced by Jaleesa Baulkman. The Outsider. Produced […]

The Teacher Produced by Julio Olivencia After Alex graduated college, he found it difficult to find gainful employment. He opted to come back the SUNY New Paltz for his master’s degree. Here is his story.   Check out how other students got to New Paltz! Check out how other students […]