Senator Nozzolio was shadowed recently at the State Capitol by Claudia Mendoza-Lemus of Geneva and Agnes Csaki of Lansing. Claudia and Agnes were in Albany to participate in the 13th Annual "Students Inside Albany" conference, sponsored by the League of Women Voters of New York State. The program is designed to increase high school student's awareness of their responsibility to participate in their government - at every level - and to encourage their involvement.
In recognition of individuals diagnosed with autism, as well as their families and the dedicated professionals who work with them, State Senator Mike Nozzolio is helping to commemorate April 2013, as Autism Awareness Month.
Webster- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently presented a special New York State Citation honoring Myrtle Bassage as the longest serving and founding member of the Webster Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. Assemblyman Mark Johns joined the Senator in making the presentation.
Pictured left to right are: Assemblyman Mark Johns; Ken Smith, grandson of Myrtle Bassage and President of the West Webster Volunteer Firemen's Association; Craig Akins, Fire Chief of the Webster Fire Department; and Senator Mike Nozzolio.
Albany - Senator Nozzolio, Senator DeFrancisco, and Senator Seward recently welcomed students from Auburn High School as they visited Albany to learn more about the history of New York State. The students toured the historic New York State Capitol building and the New York State Museum and the photo was taken on the Million Dollar Staircase in the State Capitol building
Pictured are: Senator Nozzolio, Senator DeFranscisco, Senator Seward and the Auburn High School Students.
Continuing his commemoration of March as Women’s History Month, State Senator Mike Nozzolio today announced an exhibit honoring the unique struggles and many achievements of prominent women throughout New York’s history, including the founders of the Women’s Rights movement that began here in the Finger Lakes Region.
Albany - Senator Mike Nozzolio and Assemblyman Gary Finch congratulated Auburn Fourth Grade student Sam Gremli for having his Pablo Picasso style profile painting selected to appear in the New York State Art Teachers Association Student Art Exhibition. The Art Teachers Association holds the exhibition as part of its efforts to share the artistic accomplishments of young aspiring artists from across New York. Sam traveled to Albany for the exhibition with his mother Karen Iati, grandmother Donna Iati and Brian Quill.
Pictured left to right are: Senator Nozzolio, Sam Gremli and Assemblyman Finch
Albany - Senator Mike Nozzolio and Assemblyman Gary Finch congratulated Auburn Second Grade student Madison Lowe for having her Henri Matisse style collage selected to appear in the New York State Art Teachers Association Student Art Exhibition. The Art Teachers Association holds the exhibition as part of its efforts to share the artistic accomplishments of young aspiring artists from across New York. Madison traveled to Albany for the exhibition with her parents Michael and Jennifer Lowe.
Pictured left to right are: Michael Lowe, Senator Nozzolio, Madison Lowe, Assemblyman Finch and Jennifer Lowe.
Senator Mike Nozzolio recently met with Finger Lakes Community College (FLCC) Board of Trustees Chairwoman, Joan Geise and FLCC President, Dr. Barbara Risser, as part of Community College Advocacy Week to discuss issues facing New York's community colleges and the continued growth of FLCC's Viticulture and Wine Technology Program.
Albany - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently met with several students from LeMoyne College during their visit to the State Capitol for New York Student Aid Alliance Advocacy day. Senator Nozzolio met with the students to discuss the importance of student aid programs and how these state and federal programs allows students to meet their college expenses each year.
Senator Mike Nozzolio recently welcomed Cayuga Community College students Dawn Varney and Brian Knapp to the State Capital as part of Community College Advocacy Day. The students met with Senator Nozzolio to discuss issues facing New York's community colleges and the importance of affordable education for veterans and working parents. Dawn is treasurer of the Cayuga Community College Fulton Campus Student Government and Brian is a Marine Corps veteran and the Commander of the Cayuga Community College Veterans Club.
Geneva- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently met with area school superintendents and school board members to discuss the Governor’s proposed budget and its impact on local school districts. The meeting presented an opportunity for the respective school districts to advise the Senator of their concerns and the needs of their specific school districts.
Pictured left to right are: Bob McKeveny, Superintendent for the Seneca Falls School District; Senator Mike Nozzolio; and Seneca Falls School Board Members: Melissa Baxter, Jeff Hartwell, and Joseph McNamara