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October 01, 2014
Capital Region Career & Technical School

 

 

Career & Tech news from the home page

Career & Tech is a Middle States accredited and NYSED approved school offering more than 40 programs of study for high school and adult students at campuses in Albany (Colonie) and Schoharie and several off-campus locations.

 

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Manufacturing isn't what it used to be.
For decades considered boring, dirty and repetitive, modern manufacturing jobs are engaging, clean and filled with technology. To fill these jobs, employers are looking for graduates with a knowledge of computers, programming, math, science and engineering – skills that heretofore were not associated with the typical manufacturing place. 
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Manufacturing Week events
will highlight the changing
face of industry & education

Manufacturing isn't what it used to be.
For decades considered boring, dirty and repetitive, modern manufacturing jobs are engaging, clean and filled with technology. To fill these jobs, employers are looking for graduates with a knowledge of computers, programming, math, science and engineering – skills that heretofore were not associated with the typical manufacturing place. 
Read more    


Get your hair styled, nails
done, face 'facialized' —
all while fighting cancer

Next time you view your hair in the mirror, imagine what a little pink could do for you — and others. 
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Fall open houses are scheduled for early October

The community is invited to see what the Capital Region BOCES Career & Technical School has to offer learners of all ages and talents at Fall Open House on Oct. 7, from 6-8 p.m. at the school’s Albany campus at 1015 Watervliet-Shaker Road, Colonie, and on Oct. 9, from 6-8 p.m. at the school's Schoharie campus on Route 30A, just south of I-88. 
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Cap Region BOCES culinary student lands
internship with 'Chopped' TV champ

A culinary student at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) has landed an internship with a celebrity chef from the Capital Region who boasts a national following. 
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Culinary students serve up a lesson in charity, food at fundraiser

Culinary students from the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School leant a hand to a good cause while honing their skills recently at the annual Regional Food Bank’s Chefs & Vintners’ Harvest Dinner.
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Learn to be a health care aide or nurse assistant

Adults interested in getting their foot in the door of the healthcare industry need to look no further than Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School and its Personal Care Aide/Home Health Aide/Nurse Assistant Program.
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Culinary student, teacher appear in statewide school board publication

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) student Tessa Thomas and teacher Paul Rother appear in this week's edition of OnBoard, the New York State School Board's Association publication. Thomas, a junior from the South Colonie Central School District, and Thomas are checking the quality of a corn on the cob shipment in a photo that appears on page 2  of the publication. To view the photo, follow the link and scroll down.
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Looking for a past story?

Go to our home page news archive/ current school year, or our home page archive/ 2011-12 school year, which includes links to previous years.

 

Tech It Out NY - hot careers right here in Tech Valley

Interested in Tech Valley's latest high-tech and advanced manufacturing careers? Visit the Tech Valley Careers - Tech It Out NY website

 

Weather-related closings

In the event of inclement weather, students and their parents/guardians should follow school closing information provided by their home high schools. Students' home school districts determine whether or not to transport students, end their day early or close their high school campuses.  Adult students should watch the media for school closings; their classes are cancelled if the Capital Region BOCES Career & Technical School is closed.

 

The Capital Region BOCES Career & Technical School offers careers without limits for students of all ages, abilities, interests, and backgrounds. In the 21st century workplace, careers have no gender. Start your future here today!

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