RYE BROOK, N.Y. – Union College students from Rye Brook are studying abroad through the school’s winter break program.
Benjamin Berger is in New Zealand studying electric power development and environmental management. Matthew Christal is in Argentina. He is studying social movements, human rights and other issues. Union College, founded in 1795 as the first college chartered by the New York state Board of Regents, offers programs in the liberal arts and engineering to 2,100 undergraduates.