BRiDGES, Cornell Cooperative Extension offer parenting series

Madison Count y parents of children from 5 to 12 years old will have a unique opportunity to learn how to raise responsible, cooperative children through a free six-week program offered by BRiDGES, Madison County’s Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, Inc.; and Madison County Cornell Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Development.

The deadline to […]

SUNY Oneonta announces 240 students named to fall 2019 provost’s list

A total of 240 SUNY Oneonta students earned Provost’s List honors for the fall 2019 semester.

Among them are:

Kassidi Casolare of TruxtonMckenna Jones of OneidaNickolas Welch of Canastota

To qualify for the Provost’s List, a student must earn a perfect 4.0 grade-point average while carrying a course load of 12 hours or more.


Worcester Polytechnic Institute announces fall 2019 dean’s list

The following local residents were among 1,678 students from Worcester Polytechnic Institute named to the university’s dean’s list for academic excellence for the fall 2019 semester:

Phillip Abell of Cazenovia is a member of the class of 2021 majoring in robotics engineering.

The criteria for the WPI dean’s list differs from most other universities […]

Birds and bagels program planned for Jan. 26, Feb. 8 and 29

The Great Swamp Conservancy of Canastota invites all bird enthusiasts to enjoy a bagel, hot beverage and camaraderie while sitting inside to watch birds at the feeders from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. Expert birder Steve Kinne will be on site to help identify the different resident birds.

Cost is $3 per person. Bring […]

Herkimer College to bring esports to campus in fall 2020

Herkimer County Community College will be bringing competitive video game playing to campus in fall 2020 with a soft launch of its official esports athletics program.

Herkimer College has been exploring the idea of creating esports at both the club and varsity levels for the past year. College representatives have visited several other colleges […]

Madison County students learn to ‘Hang Up and Drive’

During the week of Jan. 13 to 17, approximately 1,500 high school students in eight districts from Madison County were fortunate to hear Jacy Good and Steve Johnson, public speakers and advocates for phone-free roads. Phones are claiming 15 lives per day on United States roadways and injuring more than 1,000 lives every day.  It […]

Students named Clarkson University presidential scholars

The following local students have been named presidential scholars for the fall 2019 semester at Clarkson University:

Hannah Jane Butler of Kirkville, majoring in civil engineeringSamuel Campbell of Earlville, majoring in civil engineeringKenneth Coe of Canastota, majoring in civil engineeringConnor Steven Hathaway of De Ruyter, majoring in mechanical engineeringKyler Dale Hathaway of Cazenovia, majoring […]

Students named to Clarkson University dean’s list

The following local students have been named to the dean’s list for the fall 2019 semester at Clarkson University:

Lucas Richard Barnello of Canastota, majoring in computer engineeringCarli P Cunningham of Cazenovia, majoring in engineering and managementConnor Haugli of Morrisville, majoring in engineering and managementJohn Francis Kirsch of Canastota, majoring in mechanical engineeringWill Kmetz […]

Noah DeRochie of New Woodstock named to dean’s list for fall 2019

Noah DeRochie of New Woodstock was named to the Cedarville University dean’s list for fall 2019; this recognition requires the student to obtain a 3.5 GPA or higher for the semester and carry a minimum of 12 credit hours.


Cayuga Community College announces student accolades for the fall 2019 semester

Cayuga Community College has announced students who earned academic honors during the fall 2019 semester.

Sarah Cross of Kirkville was named to the provost’s list. Full-time students who earn a GPA of 3.5 to 3.799 qualify for the provost’s list.

Stephanie Gilbert of Chittenango was named to the dean’s list. Full-time students who earn […]

Cedarville University students named to dean’s honor list

Cedarville University recently released the fall 2019 dean’s honor list; this recognition required students to maintain a 3.75 GPA for the semester while taking a minimum of 12 credit hours. The following local students were recognized for the 2019 fall semester:

Nathaniel DeRochie of New WoodstockJulia Kicinski of Earlville

Cedarville University, located between Dayton […]

Solomon DeLeon named to the dean’s list at Bob Jones University

Front campus view from the bridge, BJU, April 25, 2018. (Hal Cook)

Solomon DeLeon, a sophomore history major from New Woodstock, was among more than 900 Bob Jones University students named to the fall 2019 dean’s list.

The dean’s list recognizes students who earn a 3 to 3.74 grade point average during the semester.