President’s Blog

Do You Have “Zoom Fatigue?”

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

With so many of us sheltering in place, video meetings, classes, appointments, and even social gatherings and worship have replaced face-to-face interactions. While these platforms (most frequently Zoom) are incredibly useful, prolonged time spent in front of the screen can have its problems. For example, it may leave us feeling empty and exhausted—physically and emotionally—especially because the brain has to work so much harder to process information. Sound familiar?

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

What Job Seekers Need To Know About Hiring Technology

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Job seeking is stressful under normal circumstances, but looking for a job during a global pandemic is even more so. It’s more important than ever to be aware of how hiring technology (think AI resume reviewers and online assessments) works and how to make it work for you so your application doesn’t get sorted into an automatic “no” pile.

POSTED BY: The College of Westchester

A Message from the President - April 27, 2020

Monday, April 27, 2020

Hello CW Students!  This is your college president, Mary Beth Del Balzo.

POSTED BY: MARY BETH DEL BALZO, CW PRESIDENT

A Message from the President - April 9, 2020

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Hello from your CW President, Mary Beth Del Balzo

I hope you and your family are well.

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A Message from the President - March 31, 2020

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Hi Students,

POSTED BY: MARY BETH DEL BALZO, CW PRESIDENT

A Message From the President

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
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Hi!

This is your College president, Mary Beth Del Balzo.

POSTED BY: MARY BETH DEL BALZO, CW PRESIDENT

Hot Stuff

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Hot Stuff

We are welcoming in a couple of great groups this week!  It may be hot outside, but there is a cool buzz of excitement on campus at CW this summer.

CW Summer Explorations Academy.  I am so delighted to welcome a large group of high school students who want to have fun, immerse themselves in a career area, get familiar with college life, meet new people and earn 3 college credits!  What a wonderful group of students!

POSTED BY: MARY BETH DEL BALZO, CW PRESIDENT

Summertime at CW

Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Mary Beth Del Balzo at CW 103rd Commencement Ceremony

While other colleges take a gentle doze during the summertime, CW is a beehive of activity.  On May 30, we celebrated our 103rd Commencement Ceremony.  At that event, I reminded grads that in the words of the Mahatma Gandhi, they should be the change that they wish to see in the world, and that commencement day marks one of the accomplishments that clear the way for them to change the w

POSTED BY: Mary Beth Del Balzo, CW President

52 in 52 – Professor Stephanie Pough – Introduction to Medical Coding

Monday, October 16, 2017

I enjoyed a great class with Professor Pough and her class recently, when she reviewed SOAP note analysis and dissection.

The SOAP note (an acronym for subjective, objective, assessment, and plan/future plan) is a method of documentation employed by health care providers to write out notes in a patient's chart, along with other common formats, such as the admission note

POSTED BY: Mary Beth Del Balzo, CW President

Coffee with the President – September 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Associate Chairperson John Strange (Accounting) and VP of Marketing and Media Resources Nancy Trim joined me for a little coffee and discussion.  We discussed potential finance curriculum development, certifications in Accounting, and Professor Strange’s appointment to Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers.  This designation is special, as you must be nominated by one of your students. 

POSTED BY: Mary Beth Del Balzo, CW President