Meet and greet
Tianna Bethue, left, the NYS SkillsUSA president, spoke with David Mayorga, senior legislative assistant for Congressman Michael Arcuri on September 18 in Washington, D.C. The meeting was part of a national training conference for SKillsUSA Officers to raise awareness for Career and Technical Education and the Perkins Grant. The grant provides funding for schools to help students make the transition from CTE to the workplace. Also pictured: Aubrey Jones, a student and SkillsUSA officer from Norwich, New York.