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Laser cat: Golden litter scoop award at feline film festival
ALBANY

Laser cat: Golden litter scoop award at feline film festival

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Not many high school seniors can say they’ve been honored for “achievement in cat excellence.” Draven Rodriguez could very well be the first.
 
Skidmore solar array among largest in state
GREENFIELD CENTER

Skidmore solar array among largest in state

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Skidmore College’s eight-acre solar array in Greenfield Center is one of the largest solar projects in New York and will meet 12 percent of the college’s energy needs.
 
Union hockey team steps up to combat sexual assault
SCHENECTADY

Union hockey team steps up to combat sexual assault

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Joined by select teammates, head coach Rick Bennett, other student leaders, Lt. Gov. Robert J. Duffy and others,Sebastien Gingras, a junior defenseman on Union College’s defending national champion men’s hockey team, called on campus peers and other Division I and III rivals to raise awareness and combat domestic violence and sexual assault.
 
School bets video game scholarship can draw talent
CHICAGO

School bets video game scholarship can draw talent

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
20-year-old Youngbin Chung is studying computer networking at a small private university in Chicago on a nearly $15,000 a year athletic scholarship — for playing League of Legends, the video game that once jeopardized his high school diploma.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady County Community College announces promotions

Monday, Oct. 6, 2014
Schenectady County Community College has announced promotions of numerous faculty and staff members.
 
Mohonasen at center of region’s CTE movement
ROTTERDAM

Mohonasen at center of region’s CTE movement

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
Educational opportunities for Mohonasen students in the CTE pathways will be enhanced by the Center for Advanced Technology @ Mohonasen, a $16 million project expected to break ground as early as next spring.
 
Mohonasen CTE program melds vocational, academic elements
ROTTERDAM

Mohonasen CTE program melds vocational, academic elements

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
The Mohonasen Central School District received state Education Department approval for three Career and Technical Education pathways — early childhood education, technology-engineering and education and business administration — just last month.
 
Moody's rating has good, bad news for Schenectady
SCHENECTADY

Moody's rating has good, bad news for Schenectady

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
Moody’s has issued a credit rating for the Schenectady City School District’s bond sale that tells investors the district is likely a good bet.
 
Details sought on rape suspect nabbed at Skidmore
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Details sought on rape suspect nabbed at Skidmore

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
State police are seeking the public’s help in tracking the actions of Shane Harding, the rape suspect apprehended on the grounds of Skidmore College on Wednesday.
 
Denver school board won't back off history class review

Denver school board won't back off history class review

Friday, Oct. 3, 2014
A suburban Denver school board refused to back off plans to review U.S. history courses for what some see as anti-American content, despite waves of protest from students and parents who accused the new conservative majority of trying to indoctrinate children politically.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady schools earn A2 credit rating

Friday, Oct. 3, 2014
Moody’s issued a new credit rating for the Schenectady school district’s bond sale, telling investors that the district is likely a good bet.
 
NY college raises funds with airport parking

NY college raises funds with airport parking

Friday, Oct. 3, 2014
A state college near an airport in the New York City suburbs is using a big parking lot and an idea from a business class to earn hundreds of thousands of dollars for scholarships and other programs.
 
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga Springs school district gets money for engineering

Friday, Oct. 3, 2014
The Saratoga Springs City School District received an innovation award as part of a statewide competition for the schools’ advanced science, technology, engineering and math programs Wednesday.
 
History fight coming to a head in suburban Denver
DENVER

History fight coming to a head in suburban Denver

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014
A fight in Colorado over how United States history is taught is coming to a head in suburban Denver on Thursday, with students and teachers expected to pack a school board meeting where the controversial changes could face a vote.
 
SCHENECTADY

Empire State College’s new Schenectady space lets ‘people know we’re here’

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014
Empire State College has moved its Schenectady location four minutes away, from 328 State St. to 245 Broadway, to better serve students and local residents.
 
 

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