Education

June 2, 2020

Parents and Faculty of Award-Winning Elementary School Successfully Petition Archdiocese of Newark to Reconsider Imminent Closure School Will Remain Open and Transition as a Parish-Run School Thanks to the Petition SIgned by More Than 1,400 Faculty, Parents, Students, and Alumni and Pledge Drive ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Preschoolers continued having so much fun in their virtual classrooms. Each day the children had to dress in a different theme. Monday was pajama day, Tuesday the children wore silly mismatched socks, Wednesday they wore their superhero shirts, Thursday they wore their favorite ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE — For the third straight year, St. Bonaventure University’s Emily Sion has been named to the National Small College Rugby Organization All-American team. A political science major from Springville, Sion finished her career with a school-record 87 tries in fall 15s and spring 7s ...

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SCRANTON, PA -- Piscataway residents were among the more than 600 master's and doctoral degree candidates at The University of Scranton whose degrees were conferred at a virtual celebration ceremony on May 30. Degrees were conferred to graduates in a group who had completed their academic degree ...

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ATLANTA, GA -- Jason Lim of Piscataway, NJ, has earned a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. Lim was among approximately 4,050 undergraduate and graduate students who earned degrees during the Spring 2020 semester. Students were ...

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Chatham High School’s newspaper, The Chronicle, held an art and meme contest for students while in remote learning. Below are the winners of the CHS Chronicle Art and Meme Competition.  “We created this competition as a way to give those that wanted something creative to do while in quarantine a ...

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PHILADELPHIA, PA -- The following students have been named to the Fall 2019 Dean's List at University of the Sciences. Selection for this award is based on completing and passing all assigned courses with no grade below a "C" and attaining an academic average of at least 3.4 for courses taken in ...

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John Burns of Roselle Park was among the 21 University of Scranton students inducted into Mu Kappa Tau, the national honor society for marketing. The national honor society was founded in 1966 to recognize scholarship and high academic accomplishment among marketing students. The University's ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — A passion for baking passed down from his mother has inspired an act of compassion from Louie Proto. Accountant and financial planner by day, artisan baker in the pre-dawn morning, Proto has donated 100% of his bread sales since early April — almost $5,000 — to five ...

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Holmdel Superintendent Announces Resignation - will be Assistant Superintendent in Scotch Plains-Fanwood Holmdel, NJ – Earlier today, Superintendent Dr. Robert McGarry informed the Holmdel Township Board of Education that he is resigning his position, effective August 26, 2020. Dr. McGarry has ...

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  Office of the Secretary of Higher Education Considerations for all Postsecondary Commencement Ceremonies May 27, 2020 To celebrate commencement during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic, institutions of higher education should plan for multiple scenarios in order to select the ceremony ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Local school board membership is a challenging and rewarding way to serve your community and its schoolchildren. Now is the time to consider school board candidacy for the Livingston Board of Education. In November, voters will elect one candidate to serve for three years. A ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Congratulations Class of 2020! The Fortnightly Club of Summit invites area graduates to take their snapshots under the banner at historic Twin Maples estate located at 214 Springfield Avenue in Summit, New Jersey. This photo opportunity is free and open to students from any grade, ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - This July some top entrepreneurs will be delivering their insights at a virtual teen camp called the Global Entrepreneurial Experience. Participants will learn from startup experts and global entrepreneurs while networking with like-minded students from around the world. As a ...

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NEW JERSEY -- When girls participate in outdoor adventures, they benefit in important ways and the great news is now many of the Girl Scout Outdoor programs are available online for free.  Since 1912, girls have explored and strengthened their outdoor skills and commitment to environmental ...

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  Despite the cancellation of school events and the uncertainty as to the type of graduation proceedings the WHRHS Class of 2020 will have, WHRHS Project Graduation is still working hard to give the senior class memorable experiences leading up to their special day. The Project Graduation ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -- Don’t miss out on ordering a banner for your non-Governor Livingston High School (class of 2020) graduate.  Hometown Pride is going all out - don’t miss it! There is an opportunity to purchase a banner for each Berkeley Heights graduate to be hung in downtown Berkeley ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Union Catholic High School Forensics team hosted their 24th Annual Grammar School Forensics Tournament virtually via Zoom on May 18. ''We are incredibly grateful to the students and coaches who participated in this year's tournament,’’ stated Edward Sagendorf, Head Coach ...

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Graduation season is upon us and that means celebrating your graduate’s accomplishments and honors.  TAPinto Milestones gives you an easy and affordable way to honor your graduate.  You can submit a note of congratulations, highlight achievements and submit photos.  Your Milestone post will be ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Glen Rock Public Schools have earned recognition as a Gold Star 2019-2020 No Place For Hate® School, according to district officials. “This is certainly the result of the collaboration and effort put forth by our students, staff, administrators, parents, and community leaders,” ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - This July some top entrepreneurs will be delivering their insights at a virtual teen camp called the Global Entrepreneurial Experience. Participants will learn from startup experts and global entrepreneurs while networking with like-minded students from around the world. As a ...

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School District of the Chathams Partners with The Bookhouse for the Virtual Book Tasting May 16 - May 21 The School District of the Chathams is Partnering with The Book House, a local bookstore, in Millburn to offer a Virtual Book Tasting.  This virtual event has been pulled together by ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - With summer teen camps canceled, take advantage of this new virtual entrepreneurship one week camp featuring top global entrepreneurs. An entrepreneurial mindset and business/life skills are going to be even more important post-pandemic. Get a 20% discount if you register by ...

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TEDxYouth@Chatham Premiering Online June 5 at 7PM The School District of the Chathams second annual TEDxYouth@Chatham event will be aired on June 5, 2019 at 7 PM. Chatham High School Teacher, Christina McCabe, will again host this year’s virtual event themed PERSPECTIVE, featuring a mix of ...

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BALTIMORE - At the recent annual conference for the International Technology and Engineering Educator Association (ITEEA), the Design & Technology program at The School District of the Chathams was recognized as one of only 28 programs worldwide to earn the prestigious Program Excellence Award ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Below is a letter today from the Superintendent to Holmdel families: Dear Holmdel Families, I wanted to give you an update on where we stand regarding graduation ceremonies. We are putting together plans for both an in-person and a virtual ceremony. Naturally, we must ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Starting in September 2020, Franklin Township YMCA, a Branch of Greater Somerset County YMCA will take over the operation of the before and after CARE program previously managed through the Board of Education of Franklin Township Public Schools (FTPS). The Board of Education voted to ...

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Shop Online and Contribute to the Children’s  Libraries May 13, 2020 – In this time of social distancing due to COVID-19, Evergreen School has partnered with Scholastic Book Fairs to host its first-ever online virtual book sale from now until May 24, 2020. The Book Fair has been an annual ...

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“Plainfield Public Schools Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers and Family Friendly Centers Implements a Virtual After School Program” PLAINFIELD, NJ –On Tuesday, April 21, 2020 2:45pm, Plainfield Public Schools Family Friendly Centers (FFC), located at Emerson and Jefferson ...

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Despite being physically distanced the Chatham High School community is still finding ways to bridge the gap and stay socially connected! A Facebook page- We are CHS- Class of 2020! has been created as a shared community space for the celebration of the CHS seniors.  The group currently has over ...

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