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210 Braves Graduate From Taconic High School
By Andy McKeever, iBerkshires Staff
07:43PM / Sunday, June 11, 2017
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Valedictorian Raeayn Warren spliced humor and seriousness together in delivering her address to her fellow classmates during Sunday's ceremony. See more photos here.

PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The graduates from Taconic High School know there will be challenges and failures in the future.

But, they're also confident that they are brave enough to overcome anything.

"In the coming years, each one of us will face challenges and failures. So whenever you need to, go back to the basics and get in touch with your high school roots," Valedictorian Raeayn Warren told her classmates.    "With that being said, let's not forget to share our successes. We

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Lenox High Class of 2017 Reminded to 'Let the Weird Out'
By Tammy Daniels, iBerkshires Staff
03:22PM / Sunday, June 11, 2017
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LENOX, Mass. — The 64 members of the Lenox Memorial High School class of 2017 were sent of to new beginnings with the challenge to "let the weird out."   Valedictorian Joseph Bouvier said he'd learned that as a member of the school's improvisational comedy troupe, which he'd joined as a sophomore.    In fact, he told the graduation gathering at the Koussevitsky Shed at Tanglewood, much of what he'd learned in improv could be transferred as life lessons.    A basic factor in developing improv, Bouvier said, was using the term "yes, and."    "You first need to first need to accept other people's

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Taconic High School Names Valedictorian Salutatorian 2017
11:52AM / Saturday, June 10, 2017
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Raeayn Warren and Jac Lun Lin have been named valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, of the Taconic High School class of 2017.    Principal John Vosburgh has announced that the school will hold its 47th commencement exercises at 1 p.m. on Sunday, June 11, in the gymnasium, as has been tradition at the school for many years.   Warren, daughter of Holly and Derek Warren, has a grade average of 102.1 and has been recognized by the College Board as an Advanced Placement Scholar and received the Superintendents Award for Academic Excellence. She scored "advanced" on all three Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessement System exams required

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Lenox High Names Student Graduation Speakers for 2017
02:51PM / Friday, June 09, 2017
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LENOX, Mass. — Joseph Bouvier and Emmaeve Jourdain have been named valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, of the Lenox Memorial High School class of 2017, according to Principal Michael Knybel.   Graduation exercises will be held Sunday, June 11, at 1 p.m. at Tanglewood.   Bouvier, son of Daniel and Tricia Farley-Bouvier of Pittsfield, is the captain of the soccer, cross country skii, and baseball teams. He also participates in Students as Voices for Empowerment, Latin Club and the Peer Mentoring Program, and is a member of the school's improvisational comedy troupe, The Poorly-Timed Sneezes.    As a member of Quiz Team, Bouvier was selected to compete

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Southern Vermont College Graduates Five Berkshire County Students
01:25PM / Friday, June 09, 2017
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BENNINGTON, Vt. — Southern Vermont College its 90th commencement ceremony on May 13.

The college conferred bachelor's degrees to 82 graduates, one associate's degree, three Computed Tomography certificates, and two College Steps certificates.

Among those students, five Berkshire County students received degrees.

earned a bachelor of science in Business Administration.

earned a bachelor of science in Radiologic Sciences.

earned a bachelor of science in Radiologic Sciences.

earned a bachelor of science in Radiologic Sciences.

earned a bachelor of science in Biological Sciences.

 

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McCann Tech Names Top Students for Graduation 2017
04:10PM / Wednesday, June 07, 2017
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NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — McCann Technical School has named William Andrew Peter Kipp and William David Galipeau as valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, as announced by Principal Justin Kratz.   Both students will graduate from McCann with high honors on Wednesday, June 7, at 7 p.m. at the Amsler Campus Center at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.   Kipp, son of Aaron and Wendy Kipp, is a senior in the Machine Technology Program. He is a recipient of the John and Abigail Adams Scholarship and the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendent's Award for Academic Excellence. He is a member of the pre-engineering program, Project Lead The Way, the National

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Miss Hall's School Graduates 49 Students
01:08PM / Wednesday, June 07, 2017
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Forty-nine students, including 16 from Berkshire County and nearby communities, graduated on Sunday, June 4, during Miss Hall's School's 119th Commencement.

Ceremonies took place under a large tent on the front lawn of the school's Holmes Road campus. Christina Lowery, CEO of Girl Rising, a global campaign for girls' education and empowerment, delivered this year’s Commencement address. Lowery is also the granddaughter of the late Mary Thompson Austin, MHS Class of 1931.

Among the Class of 2017 graduates were the following local students: MaryCatherine Balcom of Pittsfield; Quinn Barry of Lee; Molly Crine of Mill River; Jenna Crosier of

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St. Joe Alumni Putting On Final Dance, Tours Through School
By Andy McKeever, iBerkshires Staff
10:13AM / Monday, June 05, 2017
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — It won't be long before St. Joseph Central High School becomes just another empty building. The artifacts will be shipped off elsewhere and the halls and classrooms will be vacant.   But before that happens, a group of alumni has organized a night to bring everybody back to the high school on Maplewood Avenue for one last send off. On Saturday, June 10, the school will be opened for one last high school dance.   "A few of us thought it would be a good idea to have everybody every affiliated to go through the school one more time," said Mike Messer.   The school will be open from 7 to 11 p.m. with hall monitors showing people around. The

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St. Joe's Final High School Class 'Crusaders Forever'
By Tammy Daniels, iBerkshires Staff
09:35PM / Sunday, June 04, 2017
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Sunday's graduation ceremonies for St. Joseph Central High School were both celebratory and sad.

The class of 2017 would be the 115th class to graduate from the Berkshire County's only Catholic high school; it would also be the last.

"We have had enormous challenges this year to remain strong and faithful knowing that our school is closing," Principal Amy Gelinas said during the ceremony in the adjacent St. Joseph's Church. "It is a testament to the community at St. Joseph's High School that we remained together ... during this emotionally challenging year ...

"The excitement of graduating and moving on is tempered with

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Wahconah Graduation Dedicated To School's First Principal
By Jack Guerino, iBerkshires Staff
07:39PM / Sunday, June 04, 2017
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Principal Aaron Robb dedicated Sunday's graduation exercises to Wahconah's first principal, Jack Franklin, who died a week ago at 98. See more photos here. DALTON, Mass. — Wahconah Regional High School graduated 134 seniors during exercises dedicated to the school's first principal: Jacob "Jack" Franklin.   Principal Aaron Robb asked the packed gymnasium on Sunday afternoon to take a moment to think of Franklin, who passed away May 28 at the age of 98.    "He was revered and, by all accounts, had lived a long and happy life. It just so happened that he left us as we were preparing to say goodbye to our own graduates, something that he

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