Monthly Blog Archives: January 2016

Students Gather to Create Change at the Annual STOP Conference

On January 15th, 2016 schools in the Greater Capital District of Upstate New York attended the 12th annual Students Together Opposing Prejudice (STOP) conference; hosted by Siena College and facilitated by the Anti-Defamation League. All together 230 students and 35 Educators from 22 schools were in attendance. The STOP conference is held in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Spotlight On: Nicole Julie Gomez

  Name: Nicole Julie Gomez ADL Internship: 2005 Profession: Nicole is currently a 7th grade Special Education Teacher at I.S. 219 New Venture Community School The STEAM Academy How did you get involved in ADL? My high school Peace and Diversity Academy was founded by the ADL. Since the beginning of my freshman year my school received Peer Training workshops.