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Watertown High School graduates ‘the kind of young people you want to be around’

WATERTOWN — “Resilient,” “thoughtful” and “mature” are some of the words Watertown High School Principal Chad A. Fairchild used to describe this year’s graduating class. The newest Watertown alumni walked across the stage Friday and received their high school diplomas. “They’re the kind of young people you enjoy being around,” Mr. Fairchild said. “They make… Keep Reading

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Jefferson Community College to hold 58th spring commencement Friday

WATERTOWN — Jefferson Community College will resume in-person commencement exercises and will hold its 58th spring commencement ceremony at 7 p.m. Friday in the McVean Student Center gymnasium. Approximately 329 students are candidates for December 2021, May 2022 and August 2022 graduation with nearly 335 diplomas and certificates to be conferred. This year, Maj. Gen.… Keep Reading

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JCC student receives SUNY excellence award

WATERTOWN — Jefferson Community College has announced that Natasha Richardson, of Clayton, recently received the 2021 Norman R. McConney Jr. Award for Educational Opportunity Program Student Excellence from the State University of New York. She is one of 45 recipients. Ms. Richardson graduated from JCC in December with her associate degree in human services. Now… Keep Reading

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Highlights & scores: men’s basketball from JCC

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) – The Jefferson Community College men’s basketball team had a home game Tuesday night against Paul Smith’s. Head coach Joe Vaadi was looking for his team to improve on its 3-6 record against a talented Paul Smith’s team. George Browning gets the visitors off and running with the baseline jay. Isiah… Keep Reading

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JCC revives plans for entrepreneurial center

WATERTOWN, New York (WWNY) – A year after Jefferson Community College scrapped plans for an entrepreneurial center in downtown Watertown, JCC is now reviving the project. The college’s board of trustees will vote Wednesday on endorsing JCC’s plan to create an off-site entrepreneurship center in partnership with Neighbors of Watertown. Continue Reading on WWNYTV Keep Reading

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