Education

March 25, 2019

The Totowa Public Library, located at 537 Totowa Rd., will be remembering the late Raymond Fishler, a Holocaust survivor and author of the book, "Once We Were Eight," on Tuesday, April 30 at 6:30 p.m. Editor Mary Ann Cooper shares her experiences collaborating with Raymond as he recalled his ...

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The Sparta Woman’s Club is pleased to announce that the applications for the 2019 scholarships are now available.  For over 65 years, the Sparta Woman’s Club has been providing scholarships for female Sparta resident high school seniors. A scholarship is also available to a Sussex County woman who ...

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Transform your child’s love for technology and video games into an exciting learning adventure. Code Ninjas Camps offer an immersive environment for children to develop new skills, gain confidence, and have a blast with friends. It’s an unforgettable experience. Fun for girls & boys ages ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Trish O'Keefe, PhD, RN, President of Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center and Vice President, Atlantic Health System, has been recognized with The Distinguished Alumni Award by her alma mater, DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne, New Jersey. The Distinguished ...

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     On Saturday, April 6, from 2-4 p.m., come to the Reeve House, at 314 Mountain Ave. in Westfield, with your students (aged 5 and up) for making wool felt Bunny crafts. Adults can take a tour of the Reeve House while their children are crafting.      Children will learn the art of ...

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CRANFORD – The Department of Continuing Education at Union County College, in partnership with The Blockchain Academy, will be presenting a two-day course on Blockchain Foundations next month.  Executives, managers, professionals, entrepreneurs, students, and government employees are invited to ...

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Genetic Genealogy For Beginners Sat, April 6, 10:30am to 12:30pm Plainfield Public Library Anne Louise Davis Room (lower level) The Library welcomes Teresa Vega, Cultural Anthropologist and Professional Genealogist. Teresa will provide an overview of DNA testing for genealogists.

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KINGSTON, NJ - There are only a few days left to help your child enhance their knowledge, by gaining valuable Chinese language and cultural skills and this summer, in a fun and interactive way. Don't let this opportunity pass! Offer your child the experience to learn from native Chinese ...

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YHIS Summer Camp is the only Chinese Immersion Cultural Camp in the Princeton area, offering children the unique opportunity to learn and effectively use Mandarin in order to obtain an authentic introduction and understanding of the Chinese culture. All campers interact daily with native Chinese ...

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YHIS Summer Camp is the only Chinese Immersion Cultural Camp in the Princeton area, offering children the unique opportunity to learn and effectively use Mandarin in order to obtain an authentic introduction and understanding of the Chinese culture. All campers interact daily with native Chinese ...

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CRANFORD – This summer the Office of Continuing Education at Union County College is expanding its course offerings for youth ages 11-18.  Taught by NJ-certified teachers and subject matter experts that specialize in delivering high-quality youth programs, classes will begin on June 24 and run ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence High School Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) is sponsoring its annual Tricky Tray / Fashion Show fundraiser on Saturday, March 23rd at New Providence High School. "Some Enchanted Evening” is the theme for this year's event. Just as in years past, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Public Library will host its 4th annual Makers Day on Saturday, March 23, 2019. Last year, 400 people attended the event and experienced a robotics demonstration as well as a interactive activities and crafts with LEGOs, electrical circuits, and slime. Makers Day ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY -- The seventh annual Kearns Global Business Lecture brings back St. Bonaventure University alumnus and global businessman Richard Kearns to moderate a returning panel of international business executives. The discussion will focus on “Preparing for the Gig Economy: What it ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY -- A St. Bonaventure University professor’s new book serves as a field guide for understanding and combating one of the most pressing concerns of college students today: stress. “Rethinking Stress in an Age of Ease: A Field Manual for Students of all Ages” is the third book ...

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STUDENT VISIT TO WHITE HOUSE OBSERVED AS AN EXCUSED ABSENCE HOLMDEL (March 22, 2019) – A Fox News Report today suggested that a Holmdel High School student’s request for an exception to the Board of Education Regulation governing student attendance was denied. The report, posted on-line, states, ...

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Summer is quickly approaching, don’t miss your opportunity to sign up early for Summer Camp at The Connection and SAVE! Early Bird pricing ends April 1 – this special allows families to save $20 a week. Weekly day camps begin June 24 and run through August 23 for children ages 3 and up.   Early ...

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CRANFORD – This summer the Office of Continuing Education at Union County College is expanding its course offerings for youth ages 11-18.  Taught by NJ-certified teachers and subject matter experts that specialize in delivering high-quality youth programs, classes will begin on June 24 and run ...

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CRANFORD – This summer the Office of Continuing Education at Union County College (UCC) is expanding its course offerings for youth ages 11-18. Taught by NJ-certified teachers and subject matter experts that specialize in delivering high-quality youth programs, classes will begin on June 24 and run ...

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KINGSTON, NJ - There are only a few days left to help your child enhance their knowledge, by gaining valuable Chinese language and cultural skills and this summer, in a fun and interactive way. Don't let this opportunity pass! Offer your child the experience to learn from native Chinese ...

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Please join the Hanson Park Conservancy on Tuesday, May 7th at 7:00 PM at the Cranford Community Center for the presentation, “The Joy of Backyard Bird Feeding.” Pete Axelrod from Wild Birds Unlimited of Scotch Plains will discuss how attracting birds is a great way to bring us closer to nature ...

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  MADISON, NJ - The Rotary Club of Madison will provide four $1,000 scholarship awards to graduating seniors who exemplify this motto through their volunteer service activities and actions. Examples would include but not limited to participation in a service club like ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ -- Here We Grow! Child Development Center in Westfield Celebrated 17 years in business with a special visit on Monday. Mayor Shelley Brindle, Councilwoman Dawn Mackey and representatives from the Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce visited for the event, which included a ...

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Olean, NY — Archbishop Walsh Academy and the Walsh Sports Boosters Club will host their annual St. Patrick’s Day Party and Raffle on Saturday from 7 to 11 p.m. at the school at 208 N. 24th Street. The St. Patrick’s Day Party and Raffle includes 50/50 drawings, pull-tabs, a betting wheel, a ...

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Students applying for scholarships managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation must complete and submit their applications by April 2. Scholarships are available to students, traditional and nontraditional, throughout the region. Applications must be fully completed and include ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY - Sixty-five students from six area schools participated Saturday in the annual Challenge 24 mathematics contest at St. Bonaventure University. The contest is hosted each year by SBU’s Department of Mathematics and is directed by Angela Colomaio, adjunct instructor, and Dr.

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Central Jersey College Prep Job Fair is hosting a Job Fair from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3 at Central Jersey College Prep Charter School at 101 Mettlers Road in Somerset. The fair will include on-site interviews. Walk-in registrants are welcome; however, pre-registration is recommended by ...

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Central Jersey College Prep Job Fair is hosting a Job Fair from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3 at Central Jersey College Prep Charter School at 101 Mettlers Road in Somerset. The fair will include on-site interviews. Walk-in registrants are welcome; however, pre-registration is recommended by ...

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Harvey Middle School’s literary magazine, Equinox, has received a REALM award from the National Council of Teachers for English (NCTE). The competition included entries from high schools and middle schools across the country. The Equinox earned an “Excellent” rating from the NCTE for the art and ...

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TRENTON – Looking to improve safety for all of New Jersey’s student bus riders, Assemblymen Clinton Calabrese, Nicholas Chiaravalloti and Chris Tully sponsored legislation requiring school buses to have a display of identifying information in order for the public to easily report potential bus ...

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