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For NJII and NJIT, sale of BioCentriq for $73M is ultimate proof of concept

For the New Jersey Innovation Institute, the sale of BioCentriq for $73 million to GC Corp. — formally announced Monday — was more than just proof that the company started at New Jersey Institute...

NJIT ranks No. 14 nationally in Money’s 2022 list of ‘Best Colleges’

New Jersey Institute of Technology was ranked No. 14 in the U.S. by Money in its list of Best Colleges for 2022, according to a Monday announcement. Money evaluated more than 600 institutions, focusing on...

Former Scarlet Knight Tucker returns to Rutgers in new role

Shawn Tucker, a former Rutgers Scarlet Knights football co-captain and fundraiser, is returning to the Rutgers University as vice president for athletics development at Rutgers University Foundation. Tucker has been serving the last four years...

Murtha named dean of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Dr. Amy Murtha, an accomplished researcher and a specialist in maternal-fetal medicine, has been named dean of the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, the school announced Monday morning. Murtha, who will join Rutgers in...

Stevens marks transformative change with grand opening of University Center Complex

Higher education institutions like to talk about their graduation rates — and job placement rates for their outgoing students. After all, they are the ultimate measure of how schools are preparing their students for...

Forever Benedict’s: Famed Newark school tops $100M in fundraising drive

Father Edwin Leahy, the headmaster at St. Benedict’s Prep, still can recall the reaction he got four years ago, when the school announced an incredibly ambitious fundraising campaign drive called Forever Benedict’s. The goal: to...

CCM is finalist in $1M grant competition for efforts to attract adult students

The County College of Morris is one of 10 colleges nationwide — and the only one in New Jersey — selected as a finalist in a competition that could bring the school $1 million...

Innovation kNowledge eXchange of 2022 coming to American Dream and UN on June 6-7

Felician University’s Lenke Family Center for Innovation and the Royal Academy of Science International Trust arranged a new, international forum focused on developing sustainable solutions to some of the world’s top challenges. The event...

Rutgers-Newark professor Tillet wins Pulitzer Prize for criticism

Rutgers University-Newark professor Salamishah Tillet was awarded a Pulitzer Prize in criticism for her New York Times essays on race in arts and culture, the Pulitzer board announced Monday. Tillet, who joined the faculty at...

Arnold appointed vice dean for innovation at Princeton

Craig Arnold, the director of the Princeton Institute of Materials, holder of 13 patents and cofounder of two companies based on research conducted at the university, was appointed Tuesday as Princeton University’s new vice...

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Srivastava named new CEO at Princeton-based WCG

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In effort to get more innovative medicine to more people, Jiangsu Hengrui creates Princeton-based...

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Barber to succeed Kendall as CEO of Aquestive

Daniel Barber will succeed Keith Kendall as CEO of Warren-based Aquestive Therapeutics, the company announced Wednesday. Kendall, the longtime leader of Aquestive, will remain at...

1st Nerf Action Xperience in North America to open at Westfield Garden State Plaza

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NJPAC’s Tranquada headed to Dallas for CEO role of its anchor arts facility

Warren Tranquada, the longtime chief operating officer of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, is leaving the organization to take the top job at...