MVCAA to host job fair Aug. 22, 2018

MVCAA to host job fair Aug. 22, 2018

MVCAA will host a job fair from 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, at its 9882 River Road, Utica, location; the agency is seeking candidates for the following positions in its child development program:

Universal Pre-K Teachers – Must possess a current New York state preschool […]

Friends of Rogers launches new monthly programs at Rogers Center

Friends of Rogers launches new monthly programs at Rogers Center

Friends of Rogers is launching two new recurring programs at Rogers Environmental Education Center in Sherburne. Explore a specific topic with an experienced expert in a casual atmosphere during ‘Learning Lectures,’ to be held the first Wednesday of each month.

On the second Thursday of […]

Canastota Public Library announces educational partnership with Air Force Research Lab

Canastota Public Library announces educational partnership with Air Force Research Lab

Thanks to an educational partnership between the Department of the Air Force Air Force Research Laboratory in Rome and the Canastota Public Library, LEGO EV3 robotics kits can be used at the Canastota Public Library as well as throughout the MidYork Library System by […]

Great Swamp Conservancy offers kids’ fishing program

Great Swamp Conservancy offers kids’ fishing program

Youth may learn to fish with Spider Rybaak 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Great Swamp Conservancy’s Simpson Park, one-10th of a mile south of the GSC’s main complex on North Main Street.

This is a free program, catch-and-release for all ages (children must be […]

Asian Elephant Extravaganza Aug. 18 at Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Siri the elephant paints (file photo).

Asian Elephant Extravaganza Aug. 18 at Rosamond Gifford Zoo

The Rosamond Gifford Zoo will hold its annual Asian Elephant Extravaganza from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18.

The event celebrates the zoo’s seven-member herd of Asian elephants, an endangered species, and the cultures of their native […]

Area students intern through SUNY Oswego in summer 2018

Area students intern through SUNY Oswego in summer 2018

Several SUNY Oswego students from the area took part in internships in summer 2018 with a wide variety of employers through the college’s Center for Experiential Learning, providing a strong on-the-job learning experience to amplify their coursework.

Lyndsey Becker of Harsh Road in Canastota, a senior […]

University at Albany announces May 2018 graduates

University at Albany announces May 2018 graduates

The University at Albany congratulates the more than 3,300 students who graduated at its 174th Commencement from May 18-20. Graduates from August 2017 and December 2017 were also recognized.

Devon Fox of Cazenovia graduated with a bachelor of science in human biology. Katelin Hopkins of Canastota graduated magna […]

Le Moyne College spring 2018 dean’s list

Le Moyne College spring 2018 dean’s list

Le Moyne College students have been named to the spring 2018 dean’s list. To make the list, students must achieve a 3.5 or above.

Nicolle Ablan, a theatre arts and communications major from Kirkville Rachel Ablan, a psychology and communications major from Kirkville Jordan Bourgeois, a psychology major […]

Le Moyne College announces May 2018 graduates and dean’s list recipients

Le Moyne College announces May 2018 graduates and dean’s list recipients

The following area students graduated from Le Moyne College and were named to the spring 2018 dean’s list. To make the list, students must achieve a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

Austin Perry, a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Bridgeport Jeanette Cudney, a Bachelor […]

Le Moyne College celebrates 68th commencement ceremony

Le Moyne College celebrates 68th commencement ceremony

Le Moyne College’s 68th Commencement Ceremony took place Sunday, May 20, on the college’s campus. Approximately 630 members of the Class of 2018 participated in the ceremony including the following area students:

Connor Gilgallon, a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, from Canastota Lauren Ginocchetti, a Bachelor of […]

McKenzie Cramer graduates from Hofstra University

McKenzie Cramer graduates from Hofstra University

McKenzie Cramer of Bridgeport graduated from Hofstra University in May 2018, earning a bachelor of business administration in marketing.

Union College announces 2018 Dean’s List honorees

Union College announces 2018 Dean’s List honorees

The following local students were named to the 2018 Dean’s List at Union College:

Tyler Hummer of Oneida; Hummer is a member of the Class of 2021, majoring in Mechanical Engineering. Brandy Streeter of Morrisville; Streeter is a member of the Class of 2018, majoring in Biology.

Students […]