Eason, Gonzalez, Heisler to be awarded Parker Award for women leaders in innovation

Yia Eason, Jessica Gonzalez and Barbara Heisler will be honored by the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce with the 2020 Alice H. Parker Women Leaders in Innovation awards. The Parker award is given to honorees...

Susan Cole, transformative leader of Montclair State, to retire at end of school year

Susan Cole, whose vision and determination helped build Montclair State University into one of the top institutions of higher education in New Jersey, announced Wednesday she intends to retire at the end of the...

Rutgers Business School adds STEM designation to its MBA offerings

Rutgers Business School is adding a STEM designation to its MBA program, it announced this week, giving students the opportunity to focus on technology and analytic skills increasingly required in the business world. While the...

Higher ed services firm acquires digital-asset vertical

EducationDynamics, a higher education marketing and enrollment management services firm based in Hoboken, has acquired the assets of QuinStreet’s higher ed vertical, it announced Wednesday. QuinStreet’s higher education portfolio includes a network of digital publishers...

Rider to slash tuition by 22% starting in fall 2021

In a move that figures to make a lot of New Jersey families happy, Rider University announced Wednesday it is dropping the cost of an undergraduate education by 22%. Beginning in the fall of 2021...

N.J. maintains No. 1 ranking in public education — its top talking point when...

Whether it’s a New Jersey company he’s working with to expand its operations, a U.S.-based business he’s trying to relocate to the state or an international company he’s trying to bring from overseas, Choose...

Community college: A reliable and proven pathway to a better future

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted our way of life, from students attending classes only online, to parents working from home, to businesses operating under tight constraints, to communities with limited interactions. Scenes of peaceful...

Lord Abbett provides $50K funding as Saint Peter’s launches student-run investment fund

Saint Peter’s University in Jersey City is partnering with the investment firm Lord Abbett to launch its first Student Managed Investment Fund, it announced Monday. The Jersey City-based college said in a news release that...

Rider University launches online MSN program

Rider University announced on Thursday it has launched an online Master of Science in Nursing program. Graduates of the program, the Lawrence Township-based university said, will be set up with the skills to become a...

Princeton to play major role in new $115M quantum science center

Princeton University will have a major leadership role in one of the five new multi-institution centers for the advancement of quantum science research announced by the U.S. Department of Energy, the university said. The Co-Design...

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