Ranger School Graduation
36 receive degrees...
Thirty-six students at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Ranger School will receive associate in applied science degrees May 18th during the school’s 88th commencement exercises.
The commencement speaker will be Sandra LeBarron, Regional Director, Region 6, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
Commencement will begin at 11:00 am. May 18 in the Clifton-Fine Central School auditorium. Several awards will be presented to outstanding students and certificates will be given to the valedictorian and salutatorian. There will be an Open House from 8:30 to 10:15 a.m. at the Ranger School.
Six North Country residents will be among the graduates and three have received awards prior to graduation: Sabrina Benjamin, Gouverneur (Ranger School Spring Semester Endowment Scholarship); Dean Beyer, Lowville (ESF President’s Fall Semester Scholarship); Monica Bujold, Tupper Lake (Ranger School Endowment Fall and Spring Scholarship and Bartlett Tree Foundation Grant-In-Aid; Travis Ganter, Glen Park; Patrick Lee, Lowville; William McMahon, Carthage.
The Ranger School is part of the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) in Syracuse. The Ranger School was founded in 1912 and is the longest running forest technology school in North America. Students attend the Ranger School as college sophomores and earn 48 credit hours during two semesters at the 2,800 acre campus located in the Adirondack community of Wanakena.