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6 N.J. schools make Princeton Review’s ‘best value’ list

Six New Jersey-based educational institutions have been named among the nation's Top 200 best colleges for students seeking a great education with career preparation at an affordable price, according to The Princeton Review. The education...

For N.J.’s smaller colleges, ‘Best Value’ ranking can be strong selling point

It may come as no shock that Princeton University ranked No. 1 on Money magazine’s 2018 Best Colleges list, what with nearly every student with financial need receiving enough aid to bring total costs...

Princeton training company, St. John’s to offer insurance certificate program

New Level Partners LLC, a Princeton-based company specializing in training solutions for the insurance industry, is teaming up with St. John’s University to launch a “Commercial Insurance Fundamentals” online certificate program, it announced this...

Nonprofit Profile: The 67 Foundation, helping kids enter trades

Origin Just before Valentine’s Day 2014, my grandmother and grandfather, Olympia and Michael DeNittis, took their final breaths — 32 hours apart after a 67-year marriage. They were 95 and 94, and my grandfather was...

Wiley buying Calif. maker of STEM educational courseware for $56M

John Wiley & Sons Inc., the Hoboken-based education publishing firm, has agreed to acquire a provider of computer science and other STEM educational courseware, it announced Monday. Shareholders of California-based Zyante Inc. will receive a...

Saint Peter’s launching e-sports specialty for business students

Saint Peter’s University is getting involved in the growing field of online gaming, starting an e-sports specialization for students in the college’s School of Business. The specialization in organized, competitive video gaming has the potential...

NJIT receives grants to develop construction talent

New Jersey Institute of Technology has received three state grants totaling $1.725 million to establish a Talent Development Center and Talent Network for the construction and utilities industry. The grants received from the New Jersey...

Wiley names new chief strategy officer

Hoboken-based John Wiley & Sons Inc., a global research and education company, announced it has appointed Taneli Ruda as its new executive vice president and chief strategy officer, effective Monday. Ruda has more than 20...

Foundation bolsters TESU aid to Coast Guard students

Thomas Edison State University, which earlier this week announced a tuition deferral program for Coast Guard students, said Thursday that the Tuchman Foundation is helping strengthen the pledge of assistance through the creation of...

Filling the gap: How public-private partnerships can solve middle-skill jobs crisis

There’s an oversight in the revered talent pool of New Jersey that policymakers and industry have caught on to. As U.S. Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D-N.J.) explained, it’s an omission that has been revealed in local...

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Stanton honored with National Medical Fellowships’ Legacy Award

Dr. Bonita Stanton, the founding dean of the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine, will receive the National Medical Fellowships’ Legacy Award, it was announced...

Sitex acquires warehouse in Fairfield, plans updates

Real estate firm Sitex Group has acquired a 30,000-square-foot warehouse in Fairfield, the company said in a statement. Sitex, an acquisition and development company specializing...

Applications for $10M Small Business Lease Grant Program to open Oct. 20

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority will begin accepting applications for its Small Business Lease Grant Program on Oct. 20, the EDA announced this...

Signature Acquisitions inks 90K sq. ft. of leases, renewals at office complex

Signature Acquisitions, a real estate company based in Cranford, has successfully negotiated approximately 90,000 square feet of new office leases and renewals at Parkway...

Trades Council offers strong support for offshore wind industry

New Jersey Building and Construction Trades Council members signed a letter of support to bring the offshore wind industry to the state, saying the industry will provide...