Friday, Nov. 17, 2023 -- When a group of local businessmen decided that the time had come for the Village of Scotia to open its own bank 100 years ago, Calvin Coolidge was America’s president, women had recently gained the right to vote, and the nation’s first electric automatic traffic signal had just been invented.
Read more: 1st National Bank of Scotia Celebrates 100th Anniversary
Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2023 -- In this episode of Occupation Station, which we produce for Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS), host Diane Donato speaks with Christopher Fausel '96, Director of Pharmacy, Precision Genomics Oncology at Indiana University Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Read more: PODCAST: ACPHS Grad Discover Reveals How Tumor DNA Analysis is Revolutionizing Personalized Cancer Treatment Plans
Thursday, July 20, 2023 — 1st National Bank of Scotia announces the addition of two new positions to enhance strategic objectives and increase risk management: Randy Marsicano, vice president and senior risk and information security officer, and Hamza Qadir, director of strategic innovation and operations.
Read more: 1st National Bank of Scotia Adds New Risk and Project Management Team
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 -- 1st National Bank of Scotia is pleased to announce that its 1st Checking Account was officially certified by the national Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund (CFE Fund) as meeting the Bank On National Account Standards (2023-2024). The national safe account Standards, co-created by consumer advocates, leading national non-profit organizations, civic leaders, and other financial institutions, designate both core and strongly recommended features that ensure low cost, high functionality, and consumer safety.
Read more: 1st National Bank of Scotia Receives National Certification By Banking Advocates for 1st Checking As Safe, Affordable Account
Monday, Sept. 26, 2022 -- Dr. Nardine Nakala's career has had one common denominator since her graduation in 2007 from Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences — striving to help as many people as possible.
Read more: PODCAST: ’07 ACPHS Grad Strives to Help Others in Role as Educator, Researcher and Community Pharmacist
Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022 -- The Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany celebrated a unique milestone in its history today when Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger officially opened and blessed Catholic Central Schooll (CCS), the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany’s first Pre-K to 12 school, in Latham, N.Y.
Read more: Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany Opens, Blesses First Pre-K-12 School in Latham
Friday, Sept. 2, 2022 -- Scautub Agency, LLC, a subsidiary of the Glenville Bank Holding Company, the parent company of 1st National Bank of Scotia, announces that Kenneth C. Buhrmaster has been elected to its board of directors.
Read more: Scautub Agency Welcomes Buhrmaster to Board
Thursday, June 30, 2022 – Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences announces the expansion of its Albany campus through the acquisition of a state-of-the-art medical and life sciences facility located at 150 New Scotland Avenue.
The property, which is adjacent to the ACPHS campus, is a 154,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility uniquely designed for life science research. The acquisition extends ACPHS’ campus footprint and provides additional, high-quality research and teaching facilities. The building is ideally located along Albany’s life sciences corridor.
Read more: Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Announces Growth through Acquisition of Medical and Life Sciences Facility
Monday, June 20, 2022 -- In the latest episode of Occupation Station, outgoing Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences President Dr. Greg Dewey reflects on his eight-year tenure at the college.
Read more: PODCAST: Outgoing ACPHS President Talks About the Importance of Social Entrepreneurship, Accomplishments
Friday, June 10, 2022 -- After six months of research and poring over more than 700 survey responses, officials at Catholic Central School (CCS) today unveiled the school’s new brand, including the new tagline and logos, to students, faculty and staff at a pep rally held at St. Ambrose School in Latham. The branding effort was handled by Rueckert Advertising and Public Relations, a full-service marketing communications firm based in Albany, N.Y.
Read more: Catholic Central School in Latham Unveils New Brand, Logos