Thursday, January 19, 2017
While most Siena students were packing their bags and filling their cars to return to campus for the spring semester, a record 235 seniors were “adding a night to senior year” by returning a day early on January 15 for the 8th Annual Senior Gift Kickoff Party.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Special Siena College Long Island Voters Poll:
51-33%: Trump Policies Will be Good for Long Island
Property Taxes Top Problem; 73% Say Make Tax Cap Permanent; 68% Call for Funding Schools by State Income Taxes NOT Local Property Tax
Two-Thirds in Favor of Attracting Islanders Back to Nassau Coliseum
Support for Wind Farms, Bridge to CT, Affordable Housing; Want Albany to Address Environmental Protection & Infrastructure Development
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
STOP is sponsored by Siena’s Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King Lecture Series and is organized and run by the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) A World of Difference Institute, and supported by the Golub Family Foundation.
Saturday, January 7, 2017
Friday, January 6, 2017
Earlier this week, Governor Cuomo called for free tuition at New York’s public colleges for students whose families earn less than $125,000. Students would receive an Excelsior Scholarship in addition to their Pell and TAP grants.
While I am pleased to see college affordability prioritized, the additional tuition assistance should be extended to all of New York’s college students, regardless of whether they attend a public or private institution.