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New economic landscape: Hudson Valley merchants, government realign priorities

With the Mid-Hudson Valley region having moved into the third phase of New York state’s four-phase COVID-19 reopening plan on June 23, some businesses...

Thomas J. Schwarz looks back on his time as president of...

Thomas J. Schwarz was praised for increasing the college’s endowment from approximately $35 million to more than $90 million and creating new revenue streams.

Construction nears for Purchase College senior community

The estimated $320 million Broadview at Purchase College will be a 40-acre senior living neighborhood featuring 220 homes.

HJ Sims provides $15M financing for Purchase College senior living project

Broadview Senior Living at Purchase College will initially consist of 220 independent living apartments and villas, 18 assisted living beds, 16 memory care beds and amenity space with room for potential expansion in later years.

Westchester commits $28.4M for residential, retail, nursing home projects

The approvals, including three that are preliminary and one that is final, grant mortgage tax and sales tax exemptions and authorize bond financing.

Purchase College to launch academic partnership with Upstate Medical University

The new program will allow students to attend the Purchase school for their undergraduate studies then be guaranteed admission to the Syracuse school for a medical degree. 

Purchase College targets 2019 for senior living community start

The first phase of construction, expected to start in 2019, will include 220 independent living apartments and villas for seniors ages 62 and older.

Purchase College President Thomas Schwarz to retire in 2019

Schwarz has led the college for nearly two decades, one of the longest serving presidents in the SUNY system.

Purchase lectures to launch with Batuman

The spring semester’s Durst Distinguished Lecture Series gets underway Feb. 15 at the Humanities Theatre on the Purchase College campus. 

Purchase College will close Yonkers center but keep programs in city...

The school will close the Purchase College Center for Community & Culture at 16 Warburton Ave. in downtown Yonkers on Jan. 17.

Purchase College names new dean for School of the Arts

Lorenzo Candelaria, music history professor and associate provost at the University of Texas at El Paso, will start the new role in July 2017.

Purchase College, White Plains BID bring art to empty storefronts

The project targets three vacant storefronts on Mamaroneck Avenue for visualized poetry from students at the college's School of the Arts.

Purchase College to utilize $36M in county LDC bonds for new...

The 300-unit, 80,000-square-foot residence hall will rise on an open 4-acre parcel of land near the SUNY college's other residential halls.

A bike ride event raises $650K

The event was held to benefit the Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services.

Why Purchase College no longer requires the SAT/ACT admissions tests

The college joins a growing trend in higher education where potential students are no longer required to submit standardized test scores.