Hartwick’s Sessions To Participate In Local Forum

October 12, 2012

Hartwick College Professor of Biology Dr. Stanley K. Sessions will soon participate in a forum entitled "Connecting Our Community." The event will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday October 27, 2012 at the Foothills Performing Arts Center in Oneonta, NY.

The evening's events will include a benefit screening of the documentary film "I AM" by Tom Shadyac and a discussion to follow. There is a suggested donation of $10 for adults and $5 for students, with proceeds from the admission charge to benefit the Oneonta Community Health Center.

Sessions will participate in the forum along with several other renowned names including: Rev. Teressa Sivers, Dr. Ben Friedell, Judge Brian Burns, Former Mayor David Brenner, Lee Fisher, Joe Stillman & Special Guest, Former U.S Attorney General Ramsey Clark. 

For more details on the documentary screening and discussion, visit For additional information on his involvement in the forum, contact Sessions at 607-431-4764 or at

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Hartwick College is a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,500 students, located in Oneonta, NY, in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Hartwick's expansive curriculum emphasizes a uniquely experiential approach to the liberal arts. Through personalized teaching, collaborative research, a unique January Term, a wide range of internships, and vast study-abroad opportunities, Hartwick ensures that students are prepared for the world ahead. A Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program and strong financial aid and scholarship offerings keep a Hartwick education affordable.

Contact: Valerie Capullo
Phone: 607-431-4031