Academic achievements

Karly Bolger named winner of Rensselaer Medal from RPI

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has announced the winners of the Rensselaer Medal. Karly Bolger of Roxbury is this year’s honoree at Roxbury Central School.


Cole named to Dean's List at Cooley Law

Melissa Cole of Andes has been named to the Honor Roll in her sixth term of study at the Thomas M. Cooley Law School. She is a graduate of Elmira College and of Andes Central School. She is the daughter of Glenn V. Cole Jr. and Barbara Ann Cole.


Allyce B. Bolger earns RPI honors

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has announced that Allyce B. Bolger of Roxbury, a sophomore, has been named to the institute’s dean’s list for the Spring semester.
The dean’s list recognizes full-time students who maintain grade-point averages of 3.0 out of a possible 4.0 and have no grades below a “C.”


Area students earn end of year awards

Students from Margaretville, Andes and Roxbury central schools earned a number of prizes at the 2008 commencement ceremonies.


Students earn honors, degrees from State University at Delhi

Several local students have either graduated from of have been honored for academic achievement following the Spring Semester at the State University of New York College of Technology at Delhi.


Five senior students win prizes from Catskill Heritage Alliance

Five local high school seniors received the Catskill Heritage Alliance (CHA) writing prize at graduation ceremonies held by the four area high schools.


Roxbury grad earns medical degree

The family of Tracey Ann Perazone proudly announces her graduation from The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry on Friday, May 16.


Major Maender receives degree

Major Ryan Maender, U.S. Army, son of Jo Ann and Norman Maender of Margaretville and Scotia, received a Master of Science degree in Joint Campaign Planning and Strategy from the Joint Forces Staff College in Norfolk, Va., on June 13.
He is being deployed to Fort Lewis, Washington and another tour of duty in Iraq.
Ryan is the grandson of Doris and Russ Cariot of Margaretville.


ACS, MCS and RCS announce top students for the Class of 2008

Three area schools have announced the names of their valedictorians and salutatorians for the 2007-08 academic year. Andes Central School recognized Cheyenne Tait and Carrianne Fairbairn as valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively. Roxbury Central School named Alisa Fersch and Michelle Massell, while Margaretville Central School named Nevin Perez and Aja Jenkins.


Finkel earns law degree from Tulane

Sayde Finkel, daughter of Cheryl Stelter and Steve Finkel of New Kingston, graduated from Tulane University School of Law in New Orleans in May.
An honors graduate from Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass., in 2005, Sayde originally attended Tulane for just one week during August of 2005, but was forced to evacuate just prior to Hurricane Katrina and spent that fall interning at a law firm in Chicago.


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