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AUSABLE | A little more than half of the 2,000-plus students who participated in Aviation Day recently had never flown in an airplane before. Read more

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ESSEX | “Mentoring Madness” swept across the North Country last Monday as mentors from area colleges, hospitals, businesses and non-profits talked with thousands of students at 13 schools about the importance of civic engagement, college and... Read more

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ESSEX | An Essex organization that has helped more than 100,000 young people attend college since its inception in 1991 stands to build appreciably on that number after receiving an $11.6 million GEAR UP grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Read more

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ESSEX | Former Gov. George Pataki likes to say his Essex farm is his sanctuary, that is to say “a politics-free zone.” Read more

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ESSEX — The first church in the hamlet of Essex has been restored to its original glory and beyond by its new owners. Read more

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ESSEX —  Over 50 stakeholders from schools, colleges, businesses, non-profits and elected seats pushed to define “college and career ready” at the recent Intersections Summit, a conference at College for Every Student facilities here. Read more

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ESSEX – Grants Will Advance the “One Million More” Initiative Read more

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ESSEX – Throughout last week, College For Every Student connected rural students to a series of learning experiences and career resources in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Read more

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ESSEX –  College For Every Student and the United States Military Academy are bringing hands-on robotics workshops to the CFES Center this Thursday and Friday, March 2-3, in Essex, N.Y. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Local educators are cautiously optimistic about Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan for free tuition at all state schools, but are awaiting more details. Read more

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ESSEX — Discussion of college and career readiness brought businesses, colleges and high school teachers together under one roof last week. Read more

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ESSEX – College For Every Student (CFES), a global leader in helping underserved students become college and career ready, is honoring 33 schools in eight states and Ireland as “Schools of Distinction.” Six of these schools are in the Adirondacks. Read more

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ESSEX – Following 30 years of research and advocacy, two visionaries in college access have come together to share best practices for helping students attain degrees and 21st century jobs. Read more

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ESSEX – The GE Foundation released a solutions-driven white paper, titled “New Dimensions of College and Career Readiness,” that outlines strategic steps needed to help low-income students succeed in a world of exponential change. Read more

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ESSEX — Once upon a time, getting students to college felt like enough to ensure their success. No more. Read more

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ESSEX – A Harvard professor, the president of the technology industry’s largest lobbying group, and a leading educational innovator at the GE Foundation will be featured speakers at a summit at the CFES Center in Essex, NY. Read more

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PERU – College For Every Student (CFES) is partnering with ADK P-Tech to host a kick off event on Monday, April 18 to celebrate Adirondack STEM Week beginning at 9:00 a.m. on the Peru High School campus. Read more

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ESSEX — Champlain Area Trails (CATS) is hosting the North Country’s third annual “Inn-to-Inn” hike Saturday, May 14. Read more

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ESSEX – College For Every Student (CFES) welcomes six new employees to its team. Read more

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ESSEX – College For Every Student (CFES) honored Laura Eldred, teacher at Keene Central School, for her work in helping students prepare for, gain access to, and succeed in college. Read more

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Imagine this: You’re a 16-year-old high school student scraping by with a C average. Read more

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