Partnership with Columbia University Hudson Link partners with Columbia University to offer college-level courses at Sing Sing and Taconic Correctional Facilities. Columbia University is one of the world’s most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. This […]
Hudson Link’s first-ever graduating class at Sullivan Correctional Facility An emotional commencement ceremony is held for 12 men who graduated from the State University of New York at Sullivan with an Associates degree in Liberal Arts. Speakers include Kathleen “Kitty” Vetter, Sullivan County Legislator and Eugene “Gene” Benson, Sullivan County Legislator, both of whom were […]
The University of Sing Sing Hudson Link for Higher Education in Prison is proud to be featured in the HBO Documentary Films “The University of Sing Sing.” The 40-minute film takes viewers inside Sing Sing Correctional Facility, where roughly 1,700 men serve time, often for violent crimes. The men explain the crimes that brought them […]
Director’s Cut of ZERO PERCENT is released The award-winning HBO documentary chronicling the college degree program at Sing Sing is released in DVD and download formats. To purchase ZERO PERCENT, please click here.
Hudson Link announces the development of a partnership with Siena College and the medium-security Greene Correctional Facility to offer college and pre-college programs Emphasizing the importance of college preparatory education in long-term academic success, the program at Greene contains both a pre-college and college component. The Pre-College program is an intensive two-semester session, spanning the Spring and […]
Sing Sing Correctional Facility hosted TEDxSingSing, an independently organized TED event TEDxSingSing was the first TEDx event held in a New York State prison. With the theme “Creating Healthy Communities,” speakers explored a variety of perspectives including individual, physical, mental, and emotional health and how to work together to build a nourishing and supportive community, […]