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Volume 4 Edition 6 September 15, 2011

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events calendar


• 9/22/11

Johnson & Wales visit

11:25 a.m. at TVHS.

• 10/11/11

SAGE colleges visit

10:45 a.m. at TVHS

• 10/28/11

SLT meetings

All day at TVHS




Students ID plants

'Shooting' the plant

Paige Myers, from Greenville, Liam Jilek, from Catskill and Ryan Gage, form Greenville identifty and photograph and identify a plant in the Albany Pine Bush.

Tianjin to TVHS: Chinese exchange teacher starts work at TVHS this week

Will spend semester teaching, learning

A teacher from Tianjin High School No. 41 in China started work Tuesday at TVHS.
[read more]

Donations sought
for TVHS design lab

Can you help TVHS?

TVHS faculty are hoping donors will get fired up abut the prospect of helping with the purchase of a kiln for the school's innovative design lab.
[read more]

Meet the freshmen class

Group photo now available

Follow the link below.
[read more]

College visits planned

Representatives from several institutions
to be on hand over the coming months

Several colleges and universities will be paying a visit to Tech Valley High School in the coming months.
[read more]

Students find life in the Pine Bush

Trip opens doors of knowledge

Sophomores from Tech Valley High School spent Wednesday morning on the winding trails of Albany's Pine Bush, learning about plant life and the unique plants that grow in the preserve.
[read more]

Exotic foods carry a message to freshmen

Ever tried a Yemenese breakfast?

Beans and tortillas. Peppered eggs with hot sauce. Egg McMuffin. Those were some of the food choices for Tech Valley High School freshmen as they sampled breakfasts from around the world on Tuesday.
[read more]

TVHS showcases project, student life at expo

School was a sponsor of event

Senior Kaliel Williamson joined Principal Dan Liebert and Tech Valley High School trainer Laura Lehtonen in showcasing Tech Valley High School at the Back to School STEM Expo at Crossgates Mall on Saturday.
[read more]

Grad returns to brief freshmen

Shares tips for survival

Learn who came back by following the link.
[read more]

Team building brings closeness, familiarity

Many schools took part this summer

For students who rely on each other day-in and day-out to complete the tasks necessary for their latest project, knowing each other and being able to count on each other is a huge part of the educational experience.
[read More]

(Most) students returned to TVHS on Sept. 8

Some students overcame devastation

The start of the 2011-12 school year is proving to be a soggy one with most Tech Valley High School students braving torrential rains and flooding to return to classes on Thursday.
[read more]

YNN reports on the business-student orientation

Check out the video

Link goes to YNN's website.
[read more] 

The Courier reports on the
Taiwanese visit and STEM expo participation

Visit opened doors for TVHS

The story and photo appear in a PDF in the link below.
[read more - PDF]

WNYT reports on opening of the school year

Business links highlighted

Follow the link below to WNYT's website.
[read more]

The Register Star reports on the Taiwanese visit

Picture, story run

September 2 trip opened doors for TVHS.
[read more - PDF]

Collaboration Innovation Success

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