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Administrator details career journey

Schenectady native Sylvia Carey-Butler cites role of church, community

Schenectady native Sylvia Carey-Butler is assistant vice chancellor for academic support of inclusive excellence at the University of Oshkosh.
Schenectady native Sylvia Carey-Butler is assistant vice chancellor for academic support of inclusive excellence at the University of Oshkosh.
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Before young people can reap the benefits of a good education, according to Sylvia Carey-Butler, they have to realize and appreciate its value. For Carey-Butler, a Schenectady native who grew up in the Hamilton Hill neighborhood, that recognition came in the ninth grade. “When you grow up with seven brothers, you tend to get aggressive,” said Carey-Butler, who recently left the United Negro College Fund in Atlanta for an administrative position at the University of ...


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schdyres1
October 18, 2013
9:52 a.m.

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She should be invited to speak at Mont Pleasant Middle School.
What a wonderful role model!

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