PLATTSBURGH Effective July 1 Tom Corigliano, director for the SUNY Plattsburgh Branch Campus at Adirondack Community College, will assume the title and responsibilities of associate dean. "I am excited about this new opportunity that the college has given me," said Corigliano about his appointment. "I look forward to working with the faculty and staff at the branch campus to continue to grow our programs and serve the students in this area." In this expanded role, Corigliano will oversee the operation of the SUNY Plattsburgh Branch Campus including publicity, program promotion and office management. In addition, he will recruit and hire full-time and adjunct faculty in consultation with appropriate Plattsburgh department heads and academic deans. He will also serve as the representative of the academic deans at the Branch Campus. Corigliano will continue to report to the SUNY Plattsburgh provost. "As director of the SUNY Plattsburgh Branch Campus, Tom has played a critical role in Plattsburgh's significant success there," said outgoing Provost Robert Golden. "Tom's expanded role will ensure that the branch campus continues to prosper well into the future." For more information about the SUNY Plattsburgh Branch Campus at ACC, go online to www.plattsburgh.edu.