Digital Media Students Helping to Create Affordable Prosthetics

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With the goal of helping children in need, Digital Media students have been busy using 3D printers to create an affordable prosthetic hand. The inspiration for the project came when a friend of Digital Media Teacher Mike Blegen came to him with information on Enabling the Future (Enable), an organization of volunteers from around the […]

Bracelet Sale Benefits Third World Countries

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Students in Cheryl Bott’s Spanish Communication and Culture class are quickly learning how important a helping hand can be. The class recently began a bracelet sale through the Pulsera Project, a non-profit organization that connects the artists in Third World countries with students in the United States through the sale of handwoven bracelets, or “pulseras” […]

Adult Education Training Opportunities Expanding at TST BOCES

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For a long time, TST BOCES Adult Education programs have offered training in welding, defensive driving and coaching certifications; just recently, at least six new trainings have been offered and the opportunities continue to grow. TST BOCES Director of Adult Education and External Programs Diahann Hesler says that many of the programs have come to […]

TST BOCES Adult Education Facilitates First Aid Training for Tompkins County Jail Inmates

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Inmates at the Tompkins County Jail recently completed a First Aid course while incarcerated thanks to the assistance of TST BOCES Adult Education programs. This program is a new collaborative initiative between TST BOCES and the Tompkins County Jail.   TST BOCES Adult Education provides training programs at the Tompkins County Jail with the support of […]

TST BOCES Principal Meeker Earns Rackers Centers’ Community Partner Award

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TST BOCES Exceptional Education Principal Mary Meeker recently earned the 2015 Community Partner Award from Franziska Racker Centers. The Community Partner Award recognizes a group, business or agency that works to improve the lives of people with disabilities. Franziska Racker Centers holds an annual community and staff awards ceremony to honor individuals such as Meeker […]

Upcoming Financial Aid Events

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The Career and Technical Center at TST BOCES will not be hosting an individual financial aid night on campus this year as was customary in previous years. Instead, seniors are strongly encouraged to participate in regional events to complete their financial aid forms. Click here and here for more information on these financial aid nights. […]