Cranford Schools Open Registration for Tuition-Based, Full-Day Kindergarten

December 14, 2017

CRANFORD, NJ -  The Cranford Board of Education announced that it has opened registration for two tuition-based, full-day kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year.

Children who are five-years-old by Oct. 1, 2018 and are Cranford residents are eligible for the program. There will be a tuition fee of $680 per month.

In anticipation of high interest, child participation will be chosen ...

Former MLB Player Conducts Baseball Clinic at Wardlaw+Hartridge

EDISON, NJ -- Former Major League baseball player and batting coach Milt Thompson conducted the inaugural Wardlaw+Hartridge Baseball Clinic on Dec. 2 at the school’s campus in Edison.

The clinic included a morning session for middle school players and an afternoon session for high school players.

The former outfielder and World Series winning batting coach provided instructions on ...

Union County College to Host Healthcare Job Fair on Dec. 13

PLAINFIELD, NJ – If you are interested in working in the healthcare field, visit Union County College’s Plainfield Campus (232 East Second St.) on Dec. 13, 2017.

A Healthcare Job Fair will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in UCC's Logos Building. This employment opportunity is being hosted by the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training ...

Project SEARCH at Overlook Medical Center Recruiting Students for 2018-19 School Year

SUMMIT, NJ - The Project SEARCH Program at Overlook Medical Center,Project  a one-year intensive employment training program for young adults with disabilities, has begun recruiting students for Cohort #3, which begins in September of 2018. 

Student interns spend an entire year inside Overlook Medical Center rotating through three different internship experiences where ...

Trinitas and Rutgers Announce Medical School Sponsorship

ELIZABETH, NJ—The Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (NJMS) is the new sponsor of the Internal Medicine and Psychiatry Residency Programs of Trinitas Regional Medical, announced officials. The alliance will enhance medical education and patient care at Trinitas.

In existence for over 30 years, Trinitas’ residency program gives physicians in training the knowledge, technical ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge Seventh Graders Explore Colonial Williamsburg

EDISON, NJ -- Seventh grade students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison  recently spent four busy days learning about life in Colonial times during the annual class trip to Williamsburg, VA. Accompanied by chaperones Nancy Duddy, Mike Howell, Elizabeth Martin and Hugh Duddy, the seventh graders enjoyed a variety of interesting experiences.

After strolling through the historic ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge First Graders Meet Edison Township Mayor

EDISON, NJ -- First graders from The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, along with their teachers and a group of class parents, spent a busy morning learning about their school’s home town on a trip to the Edison Township Municipal Building. The trip served as the culmination of the first-grade study unit on communities.

The trip included a tour of the police station, mayor’s ...

Cranford Firefighters Establish Scholarship with Union County College

CRANFORD, NJ – The Cranford Firefighters Mutual Benevolent Assoication, Local 37 has created a scholarship with the Union County College Foundation.

The scholarship will provide financial support for a firefighter or their family member who plans to obtain an associate degree at Union County College.

“The College is proud of our firefighters and all they do to serve and protect ...

Wardlaw + Hartridge Students Gain Insight at STEM Workshop

EDISON, NJ -- Last week, 20 Middle School students at The Wardlaw + Hartridge School in Edison, with the help of The Stone House Group, set out to understand the promise and limitations of sustainable energy and solar power in an exciting after school STEM workshop.

The week began with students learning the importance of harnessing solar power as a heating and cooking source and the challenges ...

Saint Joseph High School Unveils New Falcon Logo

METUCHEN, NJ --  St. Joseph High School has unveiled its new Falcon logo following a contest open to both current students and alumni.

Participants were asked to design a completely original logo which could be hand-drawn or computer-generated. After a great number of entries the Saint Joseph High School leadership narrowed the search down to four semifinalist designs. Each ...

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Union County College’s Board Member Zimmermann Named to NJCCC Executive Committee

December 12, 2017

CRANFORD - Union County College is pleased to announce that Mary M. Zimmermann, former Chair of the Union County College Foundation Board and member of the College’s Board of Trustees and Board of Governors, was elected to the Executive Committee of the New Jersey Council of County Colleges on Nov. 20, 2017.

The members of the Executive Committee represent the New Jersey Council of ...