Senator George Maziarz opening remarks
He was supposed to meet Governor Cuomo at 10:30 am - it was already 10:15! We thank Senator Maziarz for his steadfast support.
Town of Lockport Supervisor - Marc Smith adding his congratulations.
Marie Bindeman, Director of Lockport Public Library introducing the BTOP program.
Lockport Director Marie Bindeman and local reporter
State BTOP Representative Mary Ann Stiefvater talking to Lynn Oswald from Small Business Development Center.
NIOGA BTOP Staff and NIOGA Trustees, l-r Josh Bauer - BTOP Intern, Marilyn Zaciewski - Nioga Board, Sara Taylor - BTOP trainer, Mike McFarland - NIOGA Board President, Mary Zangerle - BTOP Coordinator, Charles Begeley - NIOGA Board
Mary Ann Steifvater and Jaqui McLaughlin from Lockport's PCC
Marie Bindeman and Mr. Begley - NIOGA Board member
Mary Ann Steifvater, Mary Zangerle and GCC Intern Josh Bauer discussing the BTOP project.
Lockport Library Director Marie Bindeman with PCC Trainer Abby Shuler
Representative from Assemblywoman Jane Corwin's office.
Marc Smith - Supervisor from the Town of Lockport
Mary Ann Steifvater, State BTOP Rep, sharing encouraging words.
Jaqui McLaughlin Manager for Lockport's KEY Program
Mary Zangerle, Coordinator for NIOGA's BTOP Express sharing a key cookie cutter with Lockport's KEY program.
Marie Bindeman, Director Lockport Public Library
Jaqui McLaughllin and Marie Bindeman sharing ideas.
Examples of assistive computer devices available for those needing them.
Table top display of Lockport's KEY Program handouts.
BTOP Express display - note the brand new iPad!
Nice group of BTOP supporters.
KEY consoles for their SmartBoard.
Both projects being highlighted on the SmartBoard.
Lots of networking going on!
Image from www.BTOP Express.org - great website!
Another SmartBoard demonstration
BTOP Express tabletop display - lots of resources available online too!
We're not just computers, books from Lockport Public Library's collection.
Portable charging stations for KEY and BTOP Express laptops.
GCC Intern Josh Bauer demonstrating the iPad.
Front row: Abby Shuler, Marie Bindeman, Jaqui McLaughlin, MaryAnn Steifvater, Mary Zangerl, Sara Taylor Back Row: Tom Bindeman, Lisa Erickson, Joshua Bauer