Career and Tech News
Below is a list of the most recent news and events for the Career and Technology programs located at TST BOCES.
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TST BOCES student Kinsey Henry will have the amazing opportunity later this month to compete in the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria. Henry will represent the USA in Women’s Snowshoeing as she competes in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay race events. The opening ceremony will take place Saturday, March 18th and the […]
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TST New Visions students, celebrate 100th anniversary of agricultural education at the state capitol
Nine students from the TST New Visions FFA Chapter joined over 100 of their peers and teachers from across the New York at the State Capitol to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Hughes National Vocational Education Act of 1917. As a result of this landmark federal legislation, a cohesive national system of career and technical education (of which […]
The World of Work Food Service program now makes fresh, whole pizzas to order, and delivers anywhere on the TST campus between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., or between 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. The students in the food service class make all of the ingredients for every pizza. You can choose from a wide […]
The Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center will be offering prospective high school students a chance to see first-hand the kinds of exciting opportunities BOCES has to offer. Each Tuesday from Jan. 31 to April 11, there will be a“Tech Tuesday,” an opportunity for students to visit any CTE program for the full two-hour period. […]
Beginning this fall, area high school seniors in Tompkins, Seneca and Tioga counties will have the opportunity to apply to be a part of the new TST BOCES New Visions Engineering program. Housed in the engineering school on Cornell University’s campus, New Visions Engineering will enable TST BOCES students to participate in Cornell research labs […]
The TST BOCES Career and Technical Education Animal Science class has opened their doors for pet grooming by appointment. The business allows for students to practice some reallife skills and gain experience with a variety of animals with different temperaments. Business hours are during the week from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 11:40 a.m. […]
Six students from TST BOCES were among some 60,000 students donning blue jackets in Indianapolis recently for the 2016 FFA Convention. Students Tessa Hilker, Lauren Mailler, Selena Stuttle, Hanna Haulik, Lily Parker and Katlyn Payne traveled to Indiana’s capitol with their Animal Science Teacher Mattea LeFever for the convention, which gave the student the opportunity […]
TST BOCES New Vision Life Sciences student Isabella Culotta was among the select students nominated to attend the World Food Prize Global Youth Institute Oct. 13-15 in Des Moines, Iowa, during the Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium. The event drew 1,500 people from more than 60 countries to discuss the world’s hunger and food security issues. […]
The Career and Technical Education Center at TST BOCES recently hosted its third annual Completer Certificate Ceremony to celebrate the perseverance of each graduating senior. The Smith School gymnasium was packed full of proud family members, friends, TST administrators and teachers as seniors were recognized with certificates signifying their completion from their respective programs. “We […]
Cassandra Proctor is the seventh TST New Visions in Life Sciences student since 2010 to be selected for the prestigious Borlaug-Ruan International Internship. The World Food Prize Foundation provides exceptional high school students the opportunity to work with world renowned scientists and policymakers at leading research centers in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle […]
The Career and Technical Education Center at TST BOCES recently held its annual Recognition Ceremony to identify first-and second-year students who excelled in the classroom and met high standards in academics, skills and ethics. The event, which was attended by dozens of proud family members and friends, honored the top first-year and second-year students from […]
*The following was provided by Josh Brokaw from Ithaca.com Another class of graduates from the New Visions health and medical science program will be going off to college and careers this fall. The program, a collaboration between TST-BOCES and Cayuga Medical Center, is in its 23rd year. “We build on a medical-school model, in that students […]
The Career and Technical Education Center staff and administration recognize nominated first-year and second-year students every month. The outstanding students of the month are chosen based on qualities such as character, leadership, citizenship, work ethic and attendance. The student should be compassionate, honest, trustworthy, responsible and a positive role model. Each teacher may nominate one […]