Mohonk Preserve

Mohonk Preserve

SUNY New Paltz alumnus and longtime director of research at Mohonk Preserve to receive honorary degree; speak at Undergraduate Commencement

Thursday, April 10, 2014

New Paltz News, State University of New York.

The State University of New York at New Paltz will award an honorary doctorate of science degree to alumnus Paul C. Huth ’72 ’79g, director of research emeritus/associate curator, Daniel Smiley Research Center, Mohonk Preserve, at the Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 18, on the Old Main Quadrangle.

Huth will deliver the undergraduate commencement address after receiving the honorary degree, the highest honor that the State University of New York can bestow upon an individual and is approved by the SUNY Board of Trustees.

“A leader in his field and an exemplary alumnus, Paul has brought prestige to the Preserve’s program and, in turn, to SUNY New Paltz,” said President Donald P. Christian. “His incontrovertible success speaks to the rigor and depth of a New Paltz education and will continue to serve as an inspiration to current and future New Paltz students.”  See full article online or view as a PDF.