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N.J. colleges fare well in online-degree rankings

In the latest U.S. News & World Report online-education rankings, Berkeley College was the top-rated bachelor’s degree program in New Jersey, while Stevens Institute of Technology was the highest-ranked MBA program in the state. Of...

Five N.J. colleges make Kiplinger ‘best value’ list

Kiplinger has named Princeton University the best value in America, thanks to its generous financial aid, nonexistent student loans and low student debt upon graduation. The New Jersey college beat out North Carolina’s Davidson University...

Zwicker is sole N.J. legislator whose ‘day job’ is in STEM

Assemblyman and Princeton University physicist Andrew Zwicker is the only elected official in the State House with a STEM career. There are others with degrees or backgrounds in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, and...

Houshmand says colleges must emulate businesses

Ali Houshmand became Rowan University’s seventh president in June 2012, after serving approximately six years as a provost and interim president. The rise of Rowan during his time at the top has been nothing short...

Thomas Edison names Merodie Hancock president

Merodie A. Hancock will be president of Thomas Edison State University beginning March 5. Hancock, president of the State University of New York Empire State College since 2013, was unanimously elected by the institution’s board...

Rowan making 10-year, $50M investment in med school

Rowan University’s board voted last week to invest $50 million over 10 years to the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, furthering the city’s commitment to developing a stronger “eds and meds” economy. The funding...

Biotech has found extra help: High school students

Going from trusting teenagers with the family car to having confidence in them to run robotics and more in a New Jersey biotech lab — it’s a big step. But a new startup, Visikol, has...

Centenary launching BS in accounting in Parsippany

Centenary University’s School of Professional Studies is starting a new bachelor of science in accounting program. The school is getting ready to celebrate its one-year anniversary at the Mack-Cali Professional Building in Parsippany, with new...

NJIT opens Makerspace prototyping facility

The New Jersey Institute of Technology’s training is getting more hands-on. The university just celebrated the opening of Makerspace at NJIT, a rapid prototyping facility that will focus on training and business needs. Makerspace was helped...

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...

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Gebroe-Hammer arranges $11.9M sale of 2 historic multifamily properties in East Orange 

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Anywhere appoints former Fannie Mae chairman to its board of directors

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Kislak trades Jersey Shore mixed-use buildings for $3.6M

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Cognizant, CoreLogic strengthen decadelong relationship with $1B services agreement

Teaneck-based Cognizant on Thursday said it inked a new, 10-year services agreement valued at approximately $1 billion with California-based CoreLogic, a leading global property...

ADP Foundation gifts $1M to Liberty Science Center’s SciTech Scity

Liberty Science Center in Jersey City was the recipient of a $1 million donation from the ADP Foundation toward its unique innovation campus being...