MILDRED ELLEY HOLDS COMMENCEMENT
Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy delivers the keynote address
February 28, 2013 (Albany, NY) – Mildred Elley held its commencement on February 28, 2013 at the Albany Marriott located at 189 Wolf Road. About eighty students received certificates or degrees from several different programs including Practical Nursing; Paralegal Studies; and Business Management.
Daniel McCoy is Albany County's fourth County Executive. He was born, raised and resides in the capital city of Albany where he has worked as a public servant his entire professional career. He was a firefighter and EMT for the Albany County Airport and the City of Albany and is currently a member of the New York National Guard where he has earned the rank of Sergeant 1st class. County Executive McCoy was deployed to Iraq in 2006 and most recently aided in the disaster relief following Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.
MILDRED ELLEY’S EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM HOSTS “PROJECT: SEE THE LIGHT” PEACE VIGIL AND WALK
February 21, 2013 (Pittsfield, MA ) – On February 21, 2013 Mildred Elley Pittsfield's Early Childhood Education Program hosted Project: See the Light, a vigil walk and peace ceremony, which was open to the entire community. The vigil honored students and teachers who have been killed in schools while pursuing their dream of an education or being an educator. After a short program at the campus, participants walked to Park Square and released laterns to honor the memory of those lost.
MILDRED ELLEY PITTSFIELD ANNOUNCES NEW EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS
February 1, 2013 (Pittsfield, MA) – Mildred Elley Pittsfield is now offering scholarships for its groundbreaking Early Childhood Education Certificate program.
The Certificate in Early Childhood Education program is approved by the Massachusetts Department of Education and the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) and also follows the National Association for Education of Young Children (NAEYC) guidelines for early childhood learning. It is the first Certificate program in Early Childhood Education in the Commonwealth to align with EEC standards.