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ALBANY

Gillibrand seeks safety rules for students abroad

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is calling for better safety guidelines for students abroad.
 
ALBANY

Staff blamed after student brings gun into Albany school

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
The Albany City School District will “aggressively pursue termination” of two staff members at the Abrookin Career and Technical Center who did not search a student after he set off a metal detector by bringing a gun into school.
 
ALBANY

SUNY Poly center to track energy usage statewide

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
SUNY Polytechnic Institute is launching New York’s first center to track real-time data of energy usage statewide.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Skidmore partners to revive historic dam

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
Skidmore College has partnered with Gravity Renewables — a small, Colorado-based operator and developer of small hydroelectric power plants — to again harness power generated by Chittenden Falls.
 
Filmed Facebook fights move to Schenectady High
SCHENECTADY

Filmed Facebook fights move to Schenectady High

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
Police are investigating a group of students who have been filming fights at Schenectady High School.
 
Scotia, Glenville look to slow motorists at crossing
SCOTIA & GLENVILLE

Scotia, Glenville look to slow motorists at crossing

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
The Scotia-Glenville School District, the town of Glenville and the village of Scotia are working together to make crossing Sacandaga Road, a state highway, less dangerous for students.
 
ALBANY

UAlbany greets 1st START-UP firm

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014
The University at Albany is welcoming its first technology company under START-UP NY, a state tax-incentive program, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.
 
Schenectady middle school to get ‘permanent’ principal
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady middle school to get ‘permanent’ principal

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014
Mont Pleasant Middle School has yet another new principal.
 
Shenendehowa bomb threat made via Yik Yak
CLIFTON PARK

Shenendehowa bomb threat made via Yik Yak

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014
The anonymous comments, or “yaks,” left by Union College students Sunday night into Monday morning ranged from innocuous to humorous — in other words, like most postings on social media.
 
ALBANY

GloFo-IBM deal a boost to SUNY Poly

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
The $1.5 billion deal for GlobalFoundries to take over IBM’s computer chip manufacturing branch will boost research and development at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Albany, formerly known as the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering.
 
SCHENECTADY

SCCC starts work on Kindl Building

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Schenectady County Community College’s Board of Trustees is moving forward with renovations of the Kindl Building at 201 State St. as part of a plan to attract businesses under a state tax-incentive program.
 
Union College students pitch in around Schenectady
SCHENECTADY

Union College students pitch in around Schenectady

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014
More than 500 Union College students to get their hands dirty on the 20th annual John Calvin Toll Day of Service
 
GUILDERLAND

Guilderland school’s response to deaths took planning

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
Toward the end of the school day Thursday, leaders from Guilderland’s seven schools and district officials are scheduled to gather in a central conference room to relive one of the town’s darkest days.
 
ALBANY

Andrews to step down as Albany Law School president

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014
Albany Law School President and Dean Penelope Andrews plans to step down at the end of the school year as the college works toward an alliance with the University at Albany.
 
CAPITAL REGION

Payout boosts former Nisakyuna superintendent's pay to tops in region

Monday, Oct. 13, 2014
Former Niskayuna Central School District Superintendent Susan Kay Salvaggio was the highest-paid school district employee in the Capital Region during the 2013-14 school year, according to data released by the Empire Center on Thursday.
 
 

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