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A Message from the President

Dear Class of 2014 Graduate,

Dr. W. Hubert Keen, Ph.D.
Dr. W. Hubert Keen, Ph.D.

On behalf of the Faculty and Staff of Farmingdale State College, the Members of the College Council, and the Foundation Board of Directors, I congratulate you on your graduation.  We are proud of your accomplishments and join your family and friends in celebration of this great milestone in your life.

You are graduating from a college with a rich history of 100 years-Farmingdale is Long Island's oldest public college,  and we are proud of our over 89,000 graduates.  Having continuously adapted to the changing social and economic climate of Long Island, Farmingdale State is today a thriving college of applied science and technology.  The College represents a legacy of excellence that you take into a bright future.  I am confident the attributes that our faculty and staff strive hard to inculcate in all of our students—communication skills, modern technological expertise and a strong liberal arts foundation—will enable you to succeed in your professional and personal lives.  You can go forth with the confidence of having mastered your discipline, and with pride in education.  Our hearts go with you.

Once again, congratulations on your graduation from Farmingdale State College.  Be proud of your alma mater and keep in touch through your membership in our Alumni Association.


W. Hubert Keen, PhD