November 2018          

Congrats to Our Genesis Winners!

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Congratulations to our colleagues who received Genesis Awards this year:

  • Laurie Yager, MORIC Model Schools Coordinator - Outstanding Educator
  • CTE Health Related Careers - Outstanding Program (Learn more about their recent Suicide Awareness Event.)
  • Youth Summit regional student leadership initiative - Outstanding Program
  • Dr. John Costello, Sr., a 30-year MOBOCES board member from Oneida - Education Distinguished Service Award

They are among four dozen educators, programs, administrators and advocates who will be recognized at the annual Celebration of Excellence ceremony on November 15.

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Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s United Way campaign. Your pledges help support a wide variety of United Way programming and services. Thank you also to our United Way Committee members for their work this year: Sandy Foley, Melissa Fuller, Andi Hyle, Lee Farrell, Lisa Seitz, Claudia Servadio-Coyne and Cathy Quinn.

If you want to donate but haven't yet, this is your final week to submit pledge cards!

Coming Soon to Campus

Be on the lookout in the coming months for an Alternative Education Spirit Week and CTE inter-program competitions! Those are some of the ideas that MOBOCES’ two Youth Summit teams came up with to build community on campus. Thanks to our Youth Summit advisers: Carol Musacchio, Tonia Davis, Sandy Hawkins, Sarah Sydoriw, Aaron Abbe and Roy Cooper.

Emergency Information Update

Hard to believe, but winter is just around the corner! Please take a minute to update your emergency contact information and preferences at so you can receive the appropriate weather notifications. Please refer to the full memo and accompanying instructions you recently received via email from Scott Budelmann.

As a reminder, MOBOCES posts delays, closings, and other information with these media outlets and on our social media sites. 

Reminder: The speed limit on campus is always 10 mph.
Please watch out for students, buses and your colleagues!

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