College Counseling Events Guide Students at Wardlaw + Hartridge

October 22, 2017

EDISON, NJ -- The College Counseling Office at The Wardlaw + Hartridge School in Edison hosted two informative programs recently to assist Upper School students and parents with the admission process.

On Oct. 12, the Jump Start to College Program for freshmen, new sophomores and their parents provided an early glimpse of the college process. Attendees learned about what colleges are looking ...

Cranford High School Music & Performing Arts Host Opening Gala Concert

CRANFORD, NJ- The auditorium of Cranford High School was filled with beaming family and friends on Thursday night as members of the community congregated to watch the Opening Gala Concert.

Run by the administration, performing arts faculty, performing arts adjunct staff, and fine arts faculty, the show featured the entire company, concert choir, orchestra, academy acting, academy dance I, ...

Plainfield's UCC Campus Growing, Seeks Greater City Identity

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Union County College branch in Plainfield is growing, Facilities Director Robert Hogan said at Thursday's Planning Board meeting where Hogan and two architects discussed a new parking lot and future plans.

Hogan said the Plainfield campus has 690 students, ten more than last year and including 20 new full-time, first-time students, while other UCC campuses are ...

TAPinto Cranford Launches CHS Student Internship Program

CRANFORD, NJ –TAPinto Cranford is offering four high school students the opportunity to see their work published with the 2017-2018 student internship program.

The internship was designed by TAPinto, along with various advisory boards and local high school administrators, to help young journalists build the necessary skills for their future.

Although the internship is unpaid, a ...

St. Joseph High School Open House Attracts 500 Prospective Students

METUCHEN, NJ -- More than 500 visitors received personalized tours from students throughout the campus on Sunday, October 15, at St. Joseph High School - Metuchen.

Interested members of the Class of 2022 toured classrooms, received information about sports programs and extracurricular activities and had an opportunity to take their picture with the Falcon.

Class of 2022 Admissions ...

St. Michael's School to Hold First Annual Book Sale

CRANFORD, NJ – St. Michael School will hold a four-day book sale next week.

This will be the school’s first annual book sale.

“Come browse a huge selection of new and used books,” a press release from the school reads. “The fair features fiction, non-fiction, teen and young adult, children’s books, and special interest including cooking, ...

Livingston Avenue School to Present "Hotel Crannsylvania" Fundraiser

CRANFORD, NJ – Livingston Avenue School will present its family-friendly haunted house next weekend to raise funds for the PTA.

The school will be turned into “The Hotel Crannsylvania” on Friday and Saturday evening. This will be the first year that the haunted house is themed.

“We selected "The Hotel Cransylvania" because we thought it would be a fun spoof ...

Creating Future Leaders-Union County Launches Leadership Program with Non-Profit Consortium

ELIZABETH, NJ—The County Board of Chosen Freeholders has announced the launch of the Non-Profit Consortium Leadership Fellows Institute. The consortium’s program has a goal to develop the next generation of informed, effective executives in the non-profit sector.

The program launched with its first class of 24 recruits from local non-profit organizations with a kick off event ...

Wardlaw + Hartridge Celebrates Confucius Day With Chinese Cultural Activities, Events

EDISON, NJ -- The Wardlaw + Hartridge School in Edison celebrated Confucius Classrooms Day with a series of cultural activities on October 4. Students in all three divisions participated in the programs.

Chinese language students and international students joined in a special song - Moon Represents My Heart - during Upper School morning meeting. Hua Liu, Mandarin teacher, introduced the ...

Wardlaw + Hartridge Seniors Named Commended Students

EDISON, NJ -- Susan Swenson, Director of College Counseling at The Wardlaw + Hartridge School in Edison, announced that three W+H seniors -- Soorya Srinivas of Edison, Shreyas Heragu of Edison and Simu Singh of Monroe -- have been named Commended Students in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program.

A Letter of Commendation was presented to these scholastically talented seniors at morning ...

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Union County College Foundation Gala Raised Funds for Student Scholarships

October 21, 2017

CRANFORD – The Union County College Foundation celebrated its Silver Anniversary Scholarship Gala on Oct. 13, 2017, at The Westwood in Garwood, NJ. The event raised more than $240,000 for scholarships for students, which will help further the core mission of the College, to provide students with an affordable, accessible, and quality education.

This year, the Foundation honored Sherry ...