These local State University of New York College at Oneonta students were among 163 presenting original research and creative projects at the college's annual Student Research and Creative Activity Day on April 16:

These local Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education students earned the right to compete April 22 to 24 at SkillsUSA championships in Syracuse after placing among the top finishers in each of their events during a regional competition conducted in Schenectady last month:

"I am creative and I like building stuff," said Chris Brumley, a student at Voorheesville who is pursuing a career in engineering.

These local students have been named to the dean’s list or received a similar honor from their college or university for the fall 2014 semester:

Christina E. Noval, the daughter of Stan and Marilyn Noval of Guilderland, at The College of Saint Rose;

These local students have recently distinguished themselves: