Herkimer College and Little Falls Police Department announce pre-employment police basic training certificate program

Pictured from left are Michael Oriolo, Provost; Timothy Rogers, Director of Campus Safety; Peter Manno, Legislator; Bernard Peplinski, Chairman, Herkimer County Legislature; Robert Schrader, Legislator; Jeffrey Carpenter, Herkimer County District Attorney; Greg Malta, Legislator; Michael Masi, Chief of Police, Little Falls Police Department and Cathleen McColgin, Ph.D., President, Herkimer College.

Herkimer College and Little […]

Gabrielle Babowicz Inducted Into Mortar Board National Honor Society

Gabrielle Babowicz Inducted Into Mortar Board National Honor Society

Gabrielle Babowicz of Oneida was welcomed into Mortar Board National Honor Society April 10 at the Western New England University chapter’s annual induction ceremony.

Mortar Board is the senior honor society at Western New England University. The society is open to those students who have demonstrated […]

More than 200 students present at SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference

More than 200 students present at SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference

More than 200 SUNY Oneonta students were selected to present at the 2018 SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference, hosted by SUNY Oneonta April 20.

Students from 28 SUNY colleges and universities presented 179 research projects in two poster sessions, and another 100 projects in oral presentations […]

Dinosaurs arrive at Rosamond Gifford Zoo – Exhibit opens May 25

Dinosaurs arrive at Rosamond Gifford Zoo – Exhibit opens May 25

Five tractor-trailers full of animatronic dinosaurs arrived today from Texas-based Billings Productions to be installed at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo for a summer-long exhibit beginning May 25.

A total of 13 dinosaurs are being stationed around the zoo with help from exhibit sponsor C&S […]

Belmont University announces spring 2018 dean’s list

Belmont University announces spring 2018 dean’s list

The following students achieved the Dean’s List at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee for the Spring 2018 semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C.

Included on the list are […]

SUNY Canton’s 110th Commencement Honors Class of 2018

John G. Maines III receives a hood denoting his honorary doctorate from SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran at the college’s 110th Commencement ceremony. Maines is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who got his start with the SUNY Canton student newspaper.

SUNY Canton’s 110th Commencement Honors Class of 2018

SUNY Canton celebrated the accomplishments of nearly […]

Herkimer College announces candidates for degrees and certificates

Herkimer College announces candidates for degrees and certificates

Herkimer County Community College will hold its 50th Commencement on Friday, May 18, 2018 at 5 p.m. in the Physical Education Building. There are 427 candidates for degrees and certificates. The list of Madison County and Oneida County candidates appears below:

Madison County

Canastota

Hayley Madison Fox […]

SUNY Morrisville named best beer-brewing college in North America at U.S. Open College Beer Championship

SUNY Morrisville’s award-winning beers pictured from left: The Arsenal IPA, The Crop Pils, and Belgian Draft Horse Belgian-Style Tripel. Photo courtesy of Amanda Taranto, Morrisville Auxiliary Corporation Marketing Manager

SUNY Morrisville named best beer-brewing college in North America at U.S. Open College Beer Championship

SUNY Morrisville has been named Grand National Champion […]

OCC: Students can earn two-year degree in a year through new weekend program

OCC: Students can earn two-year degree in a year through new weekend program

Onondaga Community College is starting Weekend College; the accelerated program will give students the opportunity to earn a two-year associate degree in just one year. Weekend College classes will be held Friday nights from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. […]

OCC men’s and women’s lacrosse teams will play in national championships this weekend

OCC men’s and women’s lacrosse teams will play in national championships this weekend

Onondaga Community College Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse teams have made it to the national semifinals and will play for national championships this weekend.

The Men’s team is seeded number. The men’s national semifinals which will be played on […]

Canastota School students participate in Million T-Shirt March Against Bullying

Canastota School students participate in Million T-Shirt March Against Bullying

On May 4, students in the Canastota Central School District took part in the annual Million T-Shirt March Against Bullying, an event that sheds a light on bullying and encourages students to do something about the problem. Schools throughout the country participate in similar marches […]

Lincoln Tech comes to Canastota High School Business Department

Lincoln Tech comes to Canastota High School Business Department

Aaron Powell, admissions counselor at Lincoln Technical Institute, was a guest speaker for Mr. Esposito’s Business Occupations class.

During his presentation, Powell focused on the job skills gap that is prevalent in the United States today. Many companies have job openings that cannot be filled because […]