Dorm Decorating Contest

Dorm Decorating Contest

After many hours spent decorating the dorms for the holiday season, the results are in.  Winning in the Most Creative category is the girls’ dorm with their theme of Narnia.  The Most Traditional dorm was the boys’ dorm with their Charlie Brown Christmas theme.  The coveted Best Dorm was won by Fazzone Hall with their Polar Express theme.  Congratulations to all of the winners!  Great job!

Maplebrook Teacher Gerardo Amarillas Naturalized

Maplebrook Teacher Gerardo Amarillas Naturalized

For teacher Gerry Amarillas, affectionately known as “Mr. A,” August 4th marked the official beginning of his life as a naturalized U.S. citizen.  In addition to Mr. Amarillas, a total of 76 people from 33 countries were granted citizenship at a ceremony held at Maplebrook’s Whalen Hall.   Congratulations to all of the new U.S. citizens!  Learn more about the event at:   http://www.twcnews.com/nys/hudson-valley/news/2017/08/5/town-of-america-new-americans-naturalization-ceremony.html

 

 

 

Summer Fun

We’ve been busy this summer — going to classes, working and just having fun on and off campus.  We have some photos we’d like to share.  Every week there’s a new adventure, come back again we’ll continue to add to the slides.

Summer fun – week one

Graduation 2017

Once again the weather held off for Maplebrook’s 2017 Graduation.  There were tears and cheers as the graduates gave their speeches.  The Keynote Speaker, Dr. Pamela Edington, spoke to us about listening to the students.

Musical Milestones

Musical Milestones is an ensemble that chronologically tells the colorful history of Broadway through some of it’s most iconic songs.  We hope you enjoy the video of our first performance.  Enjoy the show!