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2 N.J. high schools among 50 in U.S. to win Blue Ribbon designation

Two New Jersey high schools were honored as National Blue Ribbon Schools by the U.S. Department of Education, a prestigious award given to just 50 high schools nationally. Christian Brothers Academy in Lincroft (Monmouth County)...

Rutgers-Camden opens $62.5M Nursing and Science building

Camden’s growing reputation as an “eds and meds” center in the state got another big boost this week with the dedication of Rutgers-Camden’s $62.5 million Nursing and Science building. University officials feel the 107,000-square-foot building,...

FDU holds presidential inauguration for Capuano

Fairleigh Dickinson University inaugurated its eighth president, Christopher A. Capuano, on Wednesday at the Florham Campus in Madison. The university said more than 1,000 people attended the ceremony, which included an address from medical technology...

Montclair State: Comms school, with latest Sony tech, will be best in U.S.

When Montclair State University cuts the ribbon on its new building for the School of Communications and Media on Tuesday morning, Keith Strudler feels the program will take a new place in university rankings. In...

Christie, pushing to keep Jersey kids in state, helps open NJIT center

The New Jersey Institute of Technology cut the ribbon on its $19 million Life Sciences and Engineering Center on Thursday morning. And Gov. Chris Christie made it perfectly clear who it is for: the students...

Hudson CC opens state-of-the-art, 70K sq.ft. STEM building

STEM education in Hudson County got a big boost Tuesday with the ribbon-cutting to open a $25.9 million, 70,070-square-foot building on the Jersey City campus of Hudson County Community College. The new STEM facility consolidates...

Rutgers Business School team wins $1M ‘Nobel Prize for students’

A Rutgers Business School team’s transportation plan to return dignity to millions of refugees garnered it the $1 million Hult Prize for social entrepreneurship this weekend. The prize is often referred to as the Nobel...

At Stevens, Carnegie Corp. award for president comes with $500K grant

Stevens Institute of Technology President Nariman Farvardin was one of seven college and university presidents selected by Carnegie Corp. of New York to receive the 2017 Academic Leadership Award, in recognition of exceptional leadership...

8 N.J. colleges make prestigious U.S. News list (Princeton is No. 1 again)

Princeton is No. 1 … again. Princeton University topped the all-important U.S. News & World Report college rankings for the seventh straight year. The rankings, which were released Tuesday morning, included eight schools from New Jersey,...

Financing for New Brunswick PAC is complete — and we’ve got the details

Chris Paladino sums it up this way: New Brunswick’s ability to land a state-of-the-art $171.8 million performing arts center — one of the biggest public-private partnership deals in state history — is aided by...

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Srivastava named new CEO at Princeton-based WCG

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Barber to succeed Kendall as CEO of Aquestive

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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...