30th Annual Scholars Recognition Dinner honors over 200 high achieving Capital Region students and their teachers

June 16, 2016

The 30th Annual Scholars’ Recognition Dinner was held on Wednesday, May 18 at the Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Albany, NY. This annual event recognized high achieving high school seniors from public, private, parochial, and BOCES secondary schools in the Greater Capital Region.  The evening’s keynote address was delivered by Dr. Robert Bangert-Drowns, Dean of the School of Education at the University at Albany. 

 

Similar to years past, the 2016 ceremony featured more than 500 exceptional high school seniors, their parents and the teachers who most influenced their academic careers in attendance. Students were selected not only for their academic achievement, but also for their qualities of citizenship and leadership. The students and educators who were honored came from eleven counties in the Greater Capital Region including Albany, Schenectady, Saratoga, Rensselaer, Fulton, Montgomery, Greene, Columbia, Warren, Washington and Essex counties.

 

“We are incredibly proud of the accomplishments and contributions of this year’s scholar recipients and the educators who have inspired their academic careers” said Dr. James Butterworth, CASDA Executive Director. “These remarkable students have already proven they have the capacity to change the world for the better and were excited to honor them at this year’s dinner.”

 

The Scholars’ Recognition Program is part of the innovative business-education partnership formed by the School of Education at the University of Albany to honor excellence in education.  This year’s sponsors included Freihofer’s, CSArch, Whiteman, Osterman, & Hanna LLP and CASDA.

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