Buffalo Public School Kids Urged to Focus on High-Growth Career Tracks in New York
Apr03

Buffalo Public School Kids Urged to Focus on High-Growth Career Tracks in New York

As the tulips break through the lawns of Western New York this April, City of Buffalo Public School students will celebrate more than just the sun shining; local college students will convene in Buffalo schools to highlight science, technology, engineering, and math–and how immersing yourself in these disciplines can lift up your career and community. Dubbed Science Week, the immersion is for a good reason. It’s not a...

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Congratulations to Smart Scholars Class of 2013 Graduates
Jul03

Congratulations to Smart Scholars Class of 2013 Graduates

The Office of Early College Initiatives is proud to report that 98% of our Smart Scholars students are on track to graduate from high school this year. A staple function of the Smart Scholars program is that hard-working students can earn up to 60 transferrable college credits before they graduate high school. To celebrate our graduating Smart Scholars, we highlight an inaugural graduation class, a Gates Millennium Scholar and an ECHS...

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ICYMI: The Best SUNY Mascot Madness Responses
Apr03

ICYMI: The Best SUNY Mascot Madness Responses

SUNY Mascot Madness is all about SUNY engagement; students, fans, alumni, and community members rally together to boost their favorite SUNY mascot up.  But what’s the reasoning behind two hundred thousand votes cast in 2013? As we approach the end of this year’s competition (which you still have some time to vote in if you haven’t already), we compiled the best mascot quotes from their profiles to explore the differences...

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SUNY celebrates New York State’s longest running ECHS programs
Mar26

SUNY celebrates New York State’s longest running ECHS programs

Welcome to the 2013 Celebration of Early College High School Week! The Smart Scholars Early College High School (ECHS) Program brings together a powerful public/private partnership between SUNY, EDWorks, and the New York Department of Education. Here we offer some insight into the history of the SUNY Smart Scholars – Early College HIgh School partnership. SUNY’s Early College High School partnership with EDWorks and the State...

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