Public Education Forum themed, “Respect Public Education. It works!” in Albright Auditorium at Hobart & William Smith in Geneva on Thursday evening, March 20, 2015.
This forum will feature a panel discussion moderated by Steven Uebbing, a professor at the University of Rochester’s Warner School of Education and also includes an appearance by Senator Mike Nozzolio. Panelists include Trina Newton, Geneva’s school superintendent; Scott Bischoping, Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES superintendent; Kathy Guenther, a member of the Penn Yan school board; Greg Lazzaro, a member of the Seneca County Board of Supervisors from Seneca Falls; Kathleen Passalacqua, a Geneva reading teacher; Kristina Knight, a Seneca Falls parent; and Jenna Curbeau, a student at Penn Yan Middle School. HWS President Mark Gearan will give the opening remarks.
The National Women’s Hall of Fame is holding a press conference at 3 pm on Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at The Gould Hotel (108 Fall Street, Seneca Falls, NY) to announce its 2015 Inductees. The Induction Ceremony will be held October 2-4, 2015 in Seneca Falls.