Ryan Haley of Cazenovia Inducted into Business Honor Society at Scranton

Ryan Haley of Cazenovia was among the 45 University of Scranton students inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, the business honor society.

To be considered for induction, students must rank in the upper seven percent of the junior class, upper 10 percent of the senior class or upper 20 percent of the graduating master’s class. […]

Brooke Busa of Chittenango named 2019 RIT Outstanding Undergraduate Scholar

More than 100 RIT students were honored March 28 as Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars. Photo courtesy Elizabeth Lamark

More than 100 Rochester Institute of Technology students, including Brooke Busa of Chittenango, were honored March 28 as Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars. The students were also able to invite the high school or community college teacher that made […]

Rosamond Gifford Zoo’s 2019 naming theme is “I Love New York”

Pictured above are baby Sichuan takin calf, Windsor, and two baby San Clemente Island goats, Troy and Verona.

New baby animals at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo include a Sichuan takin calf named Windsor, baby goats named Troy, Verona and Ithaca and a baby lamb named Mumford.

If this sounds like a theme, it is […]

Helen Judge receives scholarship from SUNY Oneonta

Helen Judge of Hamilton has been selected to receive the following scholarships at SUNY Oneonta: Haverly and Alice Moyer Scholarship and EOP Scholarship.

More than 700 students have been awarded scholarships at the annual scholarship dinner held April 4. SUNY Oneonta’s scholarship funds total over $60 million and are the result of contributions from […]

St. Lawrence University students selected for Greek Honorary Society

St. Lawrence University inducted 52 students into Gamma Sigma Alpha Greek Honors Society April 30, 2019.

The following students have been inducted into Gamma Sigma Alpha, the national academic Greek honorary society, at St. Lawrence University.

Elsa M. Coughlin of Cazenovia. Coughlin is a member of the Class of 2019 and is majoring in […]

MOBOCES students advance to SkillsUSA Nationals

Cole Szewczyk, Morrisville-Eaton Devan Pelky, Morrisville-EatonDominic Stith, Hamilton Katelyn Lanz, Vernon-Verona-Sherrill

Four Career and Technical Education students from MOBOCES earned medals at the state SkillsUSA Championships April 25.

SkillsUSA is an education-industry partnership that engages students in technical skills competitions and fosters leadership development. More than 60 different contests challenge students to put their […]

Community Action awarded grant for Infant/Toddler Literacy

Pictured from left are Maribel Arce, CAP community services director; Dyann Nashton, LCMC coordinator; Michele Ryan, Oneida Public Library director; Nancy Joerger, CAP assistant program manager for early Head Start; and Eric Faisst, Madison County Public Health director. Arce, Faisst and Ryan are members of the LCMC Managing Partners.

Community Action Partnership has received […]

Girl Scouts host event to educate youth about hunger, homelessness

Girl Scouts and troop leaders build an overnight shelter as part of the Youth Homeless Experience event designed to teach youth in grades 2-12 about the realities of hunger and homelessness. (photo courtesy Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways)

This May, the Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways Council is hosting its sixth annual Youth Homeless […]

Students present research and creative projects

More than 100 students presented projects at SUNY Oneonta’s annual Student Research and Creative Activity Day event from April 18-19.

Created to recognize and promote undergraduate scholarship and creative activity, Student Research & Creative Activity Day has become the premier on-campus event for scholarly student exhibition.

A total of 152 students, supported by faculty […]

Area students receive academic awards at SUNY Canton’s honors convocation

SUNY Canton recognizes students with the highest grades at the William J. Mein Honors Convocation.

Honors Convocation is held as a formal recognition of student achievement. It is named annually to honor a retired faculty member who has made significant contributions to the college.

An award is bestowed to each student with the highest […]

SUNY Morrisville students receive top award from SUNY

Pictured from left are SUNY Morrisville President David Rogers, Layne Martin and Chancellor Kristina Johnson.

SUNY Morrisville students Zainab Jimoh of Staten Island and Layne Martin of Cazenovia, have been honored with the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence.

The prestigious award recognizes students who have best demonstrated integration of academic excellence with accomplishments […]

Canastota Board of Education appoints new superintendent

The Canastota Central District Board of Education appointed Shawn Bissetta as its next superintendent of schools April 23, 2019. The board selected Bissetta after a multi-step review of candidates and thoughtful deliberation. He will begin his new role July 1.

Bissetta serves as the superintendent of Oxford Academy and Central Schools in Chenango County, […]