Category: News


Rochester Urban Fellows is a 10-week summer program for local undergraduates who attend a Rochester-area college or are native to Rochester and attend college elsewhere. Participants have opportunities to develop personal and professional skills, increase their understanding of urban issues and poverty, and develop emotional ties to Rochester. View ... Read More
July 30, 2018whold


ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - More than 60 colleges will be represented at a local college fair next week. The Rochester Educational Opportunity Center is hosting this event, which will provide students with the opportunity to have one-on-one conversations with college representatives. Attendees will also get details on how to apply to college, ... Read More
September 29, 2017whold


Mr. Roosevelt Mareus, Dean/Executive Director, REOC; Dr. Heidi Macpherson, President, The College at Brockport; Dr. Kristina Johnson, SUNY Chancellor; Ms. Lisa McKay, Associate Provost and Director, UCAWD
August 22, 2017whold


ReadyRosie is a free mobile app and engagement tool for parents of children ages 0-5 that delivers brief videos that model everyday interactions in familiar environments with real parents. The videos take place in restaurants, grocery stores, and playgrounds to demonstrate how to find teachable moments in everyday activities. To register ... Read More
June 29, 2017whold


The Rochester Educational Opportunity Center (REOC) recognized two REOC ATTAIN lab participants who have achieved success through their hard work and dedication. REOC ATTAIN Lab Technology Coordinators, Sam Casanzio and Jason Carroll, nominated Ms. LaQuinda Carraway and Mr. Christopher Holloway for ATTAIN Achievement awards.Ms. Carraway previously worked for the Rochester ... Read More
February 7, 2017whold


Congratulations to Ms. Mildred Mills, REOC Business and Information Technology Instructor for receiving the New York Association for Continuing/Community Education (NYACCE) 2015 Honorable Mention. Ms. Mildred Peggs Mills for the Outstanding Adult Educator has an unwavering dedication and commitment to her profession and her students that consistently exceeds expectations and goes ... Read More
June 8, 2016reoc


Congratulations to Sr. Barbara Lum on receiving The College at Brockport’s 2016 Outstanding Employee Award “Outstanding Service to Students”. The Brockport Outstanding Employee Award recognizes the excellent service of employees to the College and its students.  Sr. Barbara Lum was the recipient of The College at Brockport Outstanding Service to Students ... Read More
May 7, 2016whold


Mr. Greg Christo graduated from the Culinary Institute of America and attended RIT and St. John Fisher College. Already an accomplished chef with several years of experience in restaurant management, food service and as an Executive Chef, Greg eagerly accepted the position of REOC Culinary Arts Program Chef/Manager in 2002. ... Read More
April 20, 2016reoc


By BETH ADAMS • JAN 12, 2015 - WXXI News It has been nearly 50 years since a series of marches from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama led to the historic passage of the 1965 Voting Rights Act. Hundreds of African Americans made the 54 ... Read More
January 28, 2016reoc