Awards and Achievements/ Local College Students

Shenendehowa High School graduate Joshua Ellis receives Dean's Award recognition at Colgate University for spring, 2014

HAMILTON, NY (09/10/2014)(readMedia)-- Joshua Ellis, a Philosophy major from Clifton Park, NY, has been awarded the Dean's Award for academic excellence by Colgate University for the spring, 2014 semester.

Local Hamilton College Student Selected as Career Center Peer Advisor

Clinton, N.Y. – Rachel V. Beamish, daughter of James and Teresa Beamish of Melrose, and a junior at Hamilton College, has been selected as a peer advisor in Hamilton’s Career Center.

The peer advisors (PAs) are students who have been trained to critique cover letters and resumes. In addition to helping to write and critique resumes and cover letters, upon referral from a professional counselor PAs are trained to assist with learning how to network, how to help students to begin to look for career-related experience(s), and can offer advice on how to prepare for basic interviews.

Beamish, a classical studies and English major at Hamilton, is a graduate of Hoosic Valley Central School.