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High Achievers

Endicott College, the first college in the U.S. to require internships of its students, is pleased to announce its Spring 2019 Dean’s List students. In order to qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must obtain a minimum grade point average of 3.5, … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. […]

High Achievers

Adam Kroger, of Carmel, is one of five SUNY Oneonta students making a direct, hands-on impact on the future of science education this summer by designing and creating instructional models for use in classrooms. Kroger is part of the Earth Science Mod… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Preparing Brewster Students For Life Beyond High School


Photo by Jennifer Garry Marcus Eure and his Makerspace class at Brewster High School prior to the conclusion.A number of Brewster High School seniors had the opportunity during the past school year to write about topics they were passionate about. As… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Karla Jiminez Takes Part In Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute


Photo by Laura Lee HolmboKarla Jiminez has become the first ever student at Mahopac High School to represent the Hudson Valley in the annual Angelo Del Toro Puerto Rican Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute in Albany. The senior joined 200 other stude… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Graduate Beats Odds


Photo by Laura Lee Holmbo Student Joe Lacoparra Mahopac High School graduate Joe Lacoparra was born a preemie at 30 weeks with the odds stacked against him. His mom, Carolann, recalled how her son “grew up managing pain, but it was very importa… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dora Rippon Wins Major Scientific Research Award


Photo by Jeannie Denike Dora Rippon, science starThe recognitions keep coming for the salutatorian of the Putnam Valley High School Class of 2019. Dora Rippon received word that she’s won a $2,000 scholarship, with an additional $2,000 headed to Putn… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

High Achievers from Around the Region

The Ulster BOCES Surgical Technologist class of 2019 has graduated, and among the 16 is Stephanie Christensen, Carmel. Saint Anselm College has released the list of graduates for the 2018-2019 school year, including: Mahopac: Matthew DeRosa, Bache… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Brewster Students Excel On Athletic Field: All-American, All-League Status Conferred on High-Schoolers in Many Fields


Brewster’s champion athletes gather to take a bow for their sports performances durin the 2018-2019 high school year. Many of them received All American status in their fields. A number of students were also recognized for All League status, as well … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

More Brewster, Carmel, and Mahopac 2019 Graduation Photos by Eric Gross

 Mahopac graduate Claudia Betham fixes her best friend’s hair. Sydney Froehlich and Claudia have been friends since they were in kindergarten. These Carmel High School graduates promise not to become strangers, as they make their way to college,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

‘Project Leads the Way’ Challenges 6th Graders in Brewster

At right, sixth graders at the C.V. Starr Intermediate School in Brewster created airplanes through their Project Leads the Way challenge. Photos by Jennifer GarryProject Leads the Way is teaching intermediate school children how to solve problems at… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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