Herkimer College appoints Academic Support Center Specialist

Joshua M. Louis of Newport has been appointed to the position of Academic Support Center Specialist (English/writing) at Herkimer County Community College.

In this position, Louis will be responsible for providing students with writing assistance infused with best-practice study strategies.

Louis previously has served in a variety of positions at Herkimer College including peer […]

Liam Traynor of Oneida among those named to Nazareth dean’s list spring 2019

Nazareth College is proud to announce that the following area students have been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2019 semester:

Kortney Burdin of CazenoviaMcKenzie Dewolf of CanastotaLiam Traynor of Oneida

A student’s grade point average must be at least 3.5 or above, and they must complete 12 credit hours of graded […]

Utica Zoo debuts Friday Late Nights, beer and wine garden

The Utica Zoo recently announced their Friday Late Nights for the 2019 summer season with an added twist. Starting Friday, July 12, 2019, visitors will be able to have access to the Utica Zoo Friday evenings until 7 p.m. Plus, those visitors 21 and over will be able to enjoy an ice-cold beer or […]

Brindisi Bookworms bring books to Dunham Library

Erica and Anthony Brindisi Read to Local Kids and Donate Books from the Library of Congress 

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) and Erica Brindisi visited the Dunham Public Library today to deliver books, meet with staff, and read to local kids. 

Brindisi Bookworms, launched in March, has brought more books to library shelves across New […]

Chittenango High School announces Class Of 2019

Valedictorian Antonietta Vigliotti Salutatorian Zoe Sauvé

Chittenango High School announced the list of candidates for graduation; valedictorian is Antonietta Vigliotti and the salutatorian is Zoe Sauvé.

Ceremonies were held at 7 p.m., Friday, June 28, 2019, at the John H. Mulroy Civic Center Theatre at the ONCENTER, 800 S. State St., Syracuse.

Emma M. […]

Great Swamp to host Kids’ Paint-n-Juice

The Great Swamp Conservancy of Canastota will hold a children’s Paint-and-Juice for ages 5 to 12 from noon to 2 p.m. July 8, 2019.

Learn about the ladybug before class starts from the GSC’s conservation educator. Join talented artist Theresa Palinkas, as she teaches how to paint a beautiful ladybug, step-by-step. All materials and […]

Local students are members of class of 2019 at Hudson Valley Community College

Students recently completed the requirements for graduation from their academic degree or certificate programs at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy.

The college’s Class of 2019, which also includes students who completed their degree requirements in Fall 2018, encompasses students from around the Capital Region and around the globe, graduating from more than 80 […]

Workshop to grow drone racing community

CNY Drones, in partnership with sister organization, the Academy of Model Aeronautics University Model Aviation Student Club #15104 (SUNY AMA), is accepting applications for an exclusive drone racer program on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at SUNY Polytechnic Institute’s Utica Campus. Project Drone Racer, a 6-hour, single-day drone building session, intends to grow recreational drone […]

Tanner Williams of Oneida named to the University of New Hampshire’s Dean’s List for the Spring 2019 Semester

Tanner Williams of Oneida has been named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire for earning High Honors for the spring 2019 semester. Williams is majoring in Business Administration:Marketing.

Students named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire are students who have earned recognition through their superior scholastic […]

Muhlenberg grads include Caz’s Grace Wheeler

Muhlenberg College celebrated its 171st Commencement May 19, 2019. During the ceremony, 502 students were awarded their undergraduate degrees.

Among them was Grace Wheeler of Cazenovia who graduated with a bachelor of science degree in mathematics.

The College also conferred honorary degrees to Commencement speaker author and attorney Scott Turow as well as former […]

Seventeen named to SUNYAC commissioner’s academic honor roll

The State University of New York Athletic Conference released its 2018-19 commissioner’s academic honor roll Tuesday, recognizing student-athletes with a 3.30 or higher cumulative grade point average, naming 17 from Morrisville State’s field hockey and men’s ice hockey programs to its honorees for academic excellence.

Morrisville State competes as affiliate members within the conference […]

Alicia Clarke graduates from Union College

Alicia Clarke of Cazenovia graduated from Union College.

Clarke, a member of the Class of 2019 majoring in biology, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree .

Union’s Commencement speaker Susan Zirinsky, president and senior executive producer of CBS News, offered a series of life lessons to the nearly 500 members of the Class […]