The New York School Public Relations Association (NYSPRA) recognized Madison-Oneida BOCES with the following two awards in its 38th Annual Communications Awards, a statewide contest to honor schools and BOCES for outstanding print, visual and digital communications work.

* An award of excellence in the Social Media category for a series of tweets about Construction Careers Day, a three-BOCES industry-focused event hosted at MOBOCES in the spring.

* An award of honor in the Excellence in Writing category for “Students Learn to Solve Rubik’s Cube,” an article on a MOBOCES teacher’s Rubik’s Cube challenge to his students.

For a full list of NYSPRA’s 2017 winners, visit Awards will be presented Oct. 13 during the NYSSBA convention in Lake Placid.