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College of New Rochelle Receives START-UP NY Designation

College of New Rochelle Receives START-UP NY Designation

The College of New Rochelle is the first private college in the Mid-Hudson Region to be designated as a START-UP NY location.
Sarah Lawrence College Names Lyn Chamberlin VP for Marketing and Communications

Sarah Lawrence College Names Lyn Chamberlin VP for Marketing and Communications

Chamberlin's background includes directing communications, public relations, marketing and branding for colleges, universities and others.
College of New Rochelle Names Dr. Betty Roberts VP for Finance & Administration

College of New Rochelle Names Dr. Betty Roberts VP for Finance & Administration

Roberts brings more than three decades experience in administrating operations within collegiate environments to her new position.
Happy Hour on the Hudson, Sponsored by Student Advocacy's Young Professionals Committee

Happy Hour on the Hudson, Sponsored by Student Advocacy's Young Professionals Committee

Meet & network with young professionals who feel passionately about educational issues that affect the children and families of Westchester.
Sarah Lawrence College Offers Free Writers' Workshop in September

Sarah Lawrence College Offers Free Writers' Workshop in September

The Bronxville-based workshop is free and open to the public, but reservations are required because space is limited.
College of New Rochelle Honors Graduate and Disney Executive Anne Sweeney

College of New Rochelle Honors Graduate and Disney Executive Anne Sweeney

The Angela Merici Medal has been bestowed upon more than 100 outstanding alumnae/i for their exceptional loyalty to the church and College.
Four to Receive Honors at 'Touch the Sky' Event from Kids X-Press

Four to Receive Honors at 'Touch the Sky' Event from Kids X-Press

Founded in 2001, Kids X-Press, Inc., is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting literacy.
Pace Law School to Host Westchester Climate Change Conference

Pace Law School to Host Westchester Climate Change Conference

The day-long conference will be held Sept. 12 at the New York State Judicial Institute on the Pace Law School campus in White Plains.
Tuckahoe School System Launches New Fitness Initiative

Tuckahoe School System Launches New Fitness Initiative

Students will be tested using a device that measures "the balance and symmetry of the body in motion."
Kindergarteners at St. Joseph School in Bronxville Receive Diplomas

Kindergarteners at St. Joseph School in Bronxville Receive Diplomas

The students performed a fun rendition of "Born to Read," sung to Bruce Springsteen's "Born to Run."
7 from Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe Awarded Community Fund Scholarships

7 from Bronxville, Eastchester and Tuckahoe Awarded Community Fund Scholarships

Each year, The Community Fund provides scholarships to local graduating seniors in memory of Michael Frey, an Eastchester police officer who lost his life in the line of duty.
VIDEO: Danbury, Conn. Students Crown First Male Prom Queen

VIDEO: Danbury, Conn. Students Crown First Male Prom Queen

Gay Danbury senior elected to prom royalty used the platform to speak out for another repressed group.
Barbara Walters Donates News Archives to Sarah Lawrence College

Barbara Walters Donates News Archives to Sarah Lawrence College

Barbara Walters' career spanned five decades, during which time she became one of the country's most famous television news journalists.
Bronxville High School Students Raise Funds for 'Racquets For Life'

Bronxville High School Students Raise Funds for 'Racquets For Life'

Bronxville High School students Abigail Roesser, Chrissy Simon and Malcolm Roesser, founders of “Racquets For Life,” have organized a charity tennis match on June 7.
His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan Celebrates Graduation with Westchester Students

His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan Celebrates Graduation with Westchester Students

A total of 750 8th grade students participated in the May 14 graduation mass, celebrated by His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York.
Tuckahoe Middle and High School's Production of 'Hairspray' Nominated for Awards

Tuckahoe Middle and High School's Production of 'Hairspray' Nominated for Awards

Directed by math and computer teacher, Catherine Gmoser, the show featured a cast and crew of approximately 100 students who staged three performances in March.
Tuckahoe Schools Launches 'Technology for All' Initiative

Tuckahoe Schools Launches 'Technology for All' Initiative

The Tuckahoe school district purchased 700 Chromebooks for its "Technology for All" initiative.