Category: Schools

Students from NR-Wolcott HS deliver care packages to public health workers (video)

Students from NR-Wolcott HS deliver care packages to public health workers (video)

Mrs. LaValley’s class at North Rose-Wolcott High School has been performing acts of kindness throughout the district. On March 26, they took their giving spirits out into the community, visiting Wayne County Public Health’s offices in Lyons to drop off care packages ... MORE
Life, Schools
4 disastrous mistakes to avoid when creating an online course

4 disastrous mistakes to avoid when creating an online course

With the massive rise in demand of online learning courses, there couldn’t have been a better time for digital course creators. If you are a subject matter expert, creating an online course focused on your area of expertise can help you earn ... MORE
Schools
Here’s how you can support the Mynderse Academy Class of 2021

Here’s how you can support the Mynderse Academy Class of 2021

If we can rewind to last year as area high schools wound down their academic year, we remember the many programs or initiatives that highlighted the outgoing senior classes who would graduate under less than ideal circumstances. In Seneca Falls, Mynderse Academy ... MORE
FLCC to host Maya Rook to talk History Happy Hour for Women’s History Month

FLCC to host Maya Rook to talk History Happy Hour for Women’s History Month

Finger Lakes Community College will host the creator of History Happy Hour for a look at the lives of fascinating women on Monday, March 29, at 7 p.m. Maya Rook’s online talk to mark Women’s History Month will be accessible through a ... MORE
Buffalo native will speak at FLCC about salamanders, part of nature series

Buffalo native will speak at FLCC about salamanders, part of nature series

Finger Lakes Community College will host an online talk on efforts to protect the hellbender salamander on Thursday, March 25, at 6 p.m. Emilly Nolan, a Buffalo native who recently completed master’s degree research at Tennessee State University, will talk about the ... MORE
Graduation around the corner? Kick these 5 high school habits to the curb

Graduation around the corner? Kick these 5 high school habits to the curb

For many students, preparing for college begins during their freshman year of high school. The four years you spend in school are designed to ready you for higher education, from participating in extracurricular activities to concurrent enrollment classes. Once you reach your ... MORE
Life, Schools
How to choose a good college

How to choose a good college

Finding a good college is a time-consuming and thorough process. Those who aspire to enroll in college get prepared for application procedures long before graduating from school. It is understandable since education plays a pivotal role in our lives. College gives plenty ... MORE
Life, Schools
Newark CSD superintendent talks about new job, future progress for district

Newark CSD superintendent talks about new job, future progress for district

Susan Hasenauer has taken over as superintendent of schools in the Newark Central School District. It’s a big move, but one that she says will be all about keeping the district ‘moving forward’. “Teachers and administrators everywhere have had to pivot quickly ... MORE
Life, Newark, Schools, Wayne County
Time management tips for students

Time management tips for students

One of the most needed skills for any student is knowing how to manage time effectively. The more you can organize your time, the easier it becomes to do everything you need. Everyone’s day has 24 hours, so knowing how to manage ... MORE
Life, Schools
FLCC accepting online scholarship applications through May 2

FLCC accepting online scholarship applications through May 2

The Finger Lakes Community College Foundation is accepting online scholarship applications from current and new students through May 2. The Foundation distributes about $165,000 annually in scholarships created by local residents and organizations. Amounts range from $250 to full tuition. New scholarships ... MORE
Campbell-Savona names new superintendent from Cooperstown school district

Campbell-Savona names new superintendent from Cooperstown school district

The Campbell-Savona Central School District has named a new superintendent. Ann Meccariello served as a principal in the Cooperstown School District until being named superintendent in Campbell-Savona. There will be a transition period between April 1 and May 1. That’s when Meccariello ... MORE
Staying safe while in college

Staying safe while in college

When you’re in college, you’ll want to take some steps to ensure you and your belongings stay safe. Whether that’s protection from sickness, theft, or other issues, these steps can help you have a great time while staying safe. Consider Telehealth Part ... MORE
Life, Schools
FLCC will celebrate Women’s History Month on March 10 in virtual event

FLCC will celebrate Women’s History Month on March 10 in virtual event

Finger Lakes Community College will celebrate Women’s History Month on Wednesday, March 10, with a virtual talk exploring the life of a local suffragist and scientist whose discoveries laid the foundation for climate research. Eunice Newton Foote, who grew up in Bloomfield, ... MORE
Watkins Glen superintendence will retire this year

Watkins Glen superintendent will retire this year

The superintendent of the Watkins Glen School District is retiring. The Odessa File reported that Greg Kelahan will step down as soon as a replacement is found. That is expected to happen over the next six months. His family plans to remain ... MORE
Keuka, UB join forces for pharmacy program collaboration

Keuka, UB join forces for pharmacy program collaboration

Keuka College has joined forces with the pharmacy school ranked #1 in the state by U.S. News & World Report to form a new collaborative agreement providing students the opportunity to earn a doctor of pharmacy degree. A memorandum of agreement has ... MORE