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Maddalone helps inspire next generation of entrepreneurs
CLIFTON PARK

Maddalone helps inspire next generation of entrepreneurs

Thursday, May 14, 2015
On April 21, Siena’s Stack Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship unveiled the Maddalone Entrepreneur Wall of Success to both recognize the entrepreneurial success of Siena alumni and inspire current students to blossom into tomorrow’s business leaders.
 
SCHOHARIE

Schoharie Central School District has new superintendent

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The Schoharie Central School District has named an Amsterdam resident and local school administrator its new superintendent.
 
MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Most proposed Montgomery County school budgets carry tax hike

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
School taxes will go up for most of Montgomery County if proposed budgets pass next week.
 
FULTON COUNTY

School budgets in Fulton County look to pay off debt

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Saving money is the name of the game in the Fulton County school districts.
 
OPPENHEIM, EPHRATAH & ST. JOHNSVILLE

OESJ District plans to close elementary school

Monday, May 11, 2015

In an effort to remain financially stable, the Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Jonhsville Board of Education voted last week to close the David H. Robbins Elementary School at the conclusion of the 2014-15 school year.
 
Union Graduate College, Clarkson University merging
SCHENECTADY

Union Graduate College, Clarkson University merging

Monday, May 11, 2015
Union Graduate College is merging with Clarkson University, officials announced Monday.
 
Siena grads hear GE's CEO at ceremony
ALBANY

Siena grads hear GE's CEO at ceremony

Monday, May 11, 2015

For Anne-Regina Guidi, attending the Siena College graduation Sunday at the Times Union Center was a blessing.
 
Jackson's Garden a peaceful retreat at Union College

Jackson's Garden a peaceful retreat at Union College

Sunday, May 10, 2015
When the sun is shining, Union College students and faculty grab a snack and relax on the outdoor patio overlooking Jackson's Garden, an eight-acre paradise filled with hundreds of perennials.
 
B-P, Saratoga rocketry teams fall short at national finals
CAPITAL REGION

B-P, Saratoga rocketry teams fall short at national finals

Saturday, May 9, 2015
Two teams from Broadalbin-Perth High School, along with a team from Saratoga Springs High School, competed against 100 other teams from schools across the country in a model rocketry competition with a prize pool of $100,000 for the top 10 teams. Unfortunately, all three local teams came up short.
 
Ballston Spa district clears schools for shooter drill
BALLSTON SPA

Ballston Spa district clears schools for shooter drill

Friday, May 8, 2015
The Ballston Spa School District and 15 police, fire and emergency medical agencies came together Friday morning for a massive multi-agency drill in which the Wood Road elementary school complex was evacuated because of a simulated active-shooter incident.
 
ACT to expand testing by computer
WASHINGTON

ACT to expand testing by computer

Friday, May 8, 2015
ACT test takers take note: The No. 2 pencil is losing its cachet. Greater numbers of high school students will be able to take the college entrance exam on a computer next year.
 
New SCCC leader welcomes ‘awesome responsibility’
SCHENECTADY

New SCCC leader welcomes ‘awesome responsibility’

Thursday, May 7, 2015
Steady Moono was chosen out of more than 40 applicants to become Schenectady County Community College’s next president. He will begin July 1 with a salary of $170,000.
 
SCHENECTADY

Officials want Schenectady to add more teachers

Thursday, May 7, 2015
No one could quite come out and ask for a bigger Schenectady school budget at Wednesday’s public hearing — but some teachers and school board members came close.
 
Broadalbin-Perth team looks to rocket beyond last year’s success
BROADALBIN & PERTH

Broadalbin-Perth team looks to rocket beyond last year’s success

Thursday, May 7, 2015
Two very accurate rocket flights could put thousands of dollars into a few Broadalbin-Perth students’ pockets.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady school officials bemoan large class sizes

Thursday, May 7, 2015
No one could quite come out and ask for a bigger Schenectady school budget at Wednesday’s public hearing — but some teachers and school board members came close.
 
 

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