Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Niskayuna High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Niskayuna High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Niskayuna High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Niskayuna High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
SUNY Oswego has made Deans' Awards to a select group of students who are starting at the college in fall 2017. The scholarships are $6,000 over four years. For non-New York state students, the total award can increase to as much as $42,000 in combination with a Destination Oswego scholarship.
As first-year students embark on their college experience, they will all take part in Loyola's living learning program, Messina. The common text for Messina is Just Mercy, by Bryan Stevenson. The book, a compelling first-hand account of a lawyer who defends the poor and wrongly condemned, speaks to the inequality in the justice system.
Select students that have completed the Siena College First Year Seminar are chosen to be published in the annual FYS publication Gleanings.
Western New England University is please to welcome over 100 August graduates as alumni on August 15, 2017. Congratulations, graduates!
On Saturday August 19th, 2017 over 250 first-year UVM students, led by 80 upper class leaders, began their University of Vermont experience as part of TREK, a unique, 7-day first year enrichment program sponsored by UVM's Department of Student Life. For 38 years, UVM's TREK program has sent new students all over the state of Vermont to explore the region's wilderness, develop leadership skills, and work on community service projects. TREK is one of the biggest and most diverse new-student, collegiate, community building programs in the northeast region.
Order of Omega is a leadership honor society for members of Fraternity & Sorority organizations. Order of Omega recognizes juniors and seniors who have exemplified high standards in the areas of scholarship, leadership, involvement within their respective organization and within the Fraternity/Sorority, campus, and local community. The University at Albany would like to congratulate all those who have been inducted/selected to this prestigious society.
Ithaca College students Carley Newman and Ella Sciocchetti attended the Washington Media Scholars national media planning case competition in Washington D.C. As one of six finalist teams nationwide, they finished as first runners-up for the National Media Excellence Award. Newman and Sciocchetti will each receive a $3,000 scholarship as part of their award.
Every spring, Siena scholars from all academic areas gather together at the annual Academic Celebration. The day of celebration begins with a presentation session in the Sarazen Student Union where all students are invited to showcase their research and final projects.
Students have earned membership in Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest academic honor society, founded in 1776. It celebrates and advocates excellence in the liberal arts and sciences. Its campus chapters invite for induction the most outstanding arts and sciences students at America's leading colleges and universities. The Alpha Alpha Chapter of New York at the University at Albany invites seniors who have a high GPA and who have taken courses across the arts and sciences to become members of this prestigious honor society.
Fifty-two members of the Class of 2017 received Senior Service Awards in recognition of their outstanding commitment to volunteerism while at SUNY Oneonta. Students who completed at least 350 hours of service through the college's Center for Social Responsibility and Community (CSRC) were recognized during a reception on May 12.
Artwork by 73 students is featured in SUNY Oneonta's 2017 Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition. On display through May 13 at the Martin-Mullen Art Gallery in the college's Fine Arts Center, the exhibition features more than 100 works by student artists. Featured artworks were chosen from an open jury process and works entered by the art faculty. Painting, drawing, sculpture, digital print, digital video and an assortment of mixed media make up this year's offerings.
The members and officers of the college's student government were recently announced.