Education

August 8, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ – Tired of making minimum wage, feel trapped in a dead-end job or just not sure that you can afford college? County College of Morris (CCM) will be offering two Career Showcases this month to share what the best careers are in information technology and manufacturing, including what ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Monday was the deadline for board of education candidates to file their nominating petitions.  This year six candidates have submitted petitions to run for three seats, each for a three-year term on the Morris School District Board of Education. Two of those seats are from Morris ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris School District will not be losing any of its state aid this year, according to state aid figures. The state has released its revised numbers regarding state aid to all districts in New Jersey.  The Morris School District was expecting $7,228.022 and that number will ...

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BALTIMORE, MD - Loyola University has announced that seven Morristown residents have been named to its spring 2018 Dean's List. Thomas Anderson, Elizabeth Bellar, Katherine Duggan, Marina Matalon, Connor Rochelle, Matthew Sarson, and Jingtong Zhi have qualified for the honor. In order to qualify ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – Manufacturing is a vital part of the Morris County economy, but meeting the need for skilled employees is challenging as retirements take place and new demands develop in that industry. To meet that need and to provide students with good-paying career options, County College of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) recently presented a $902 contribution to support initiatives at Morristown’s Alexander Hamilton School Ecology Center.  JCP&L recognized students Benjamin Andrade, Christian VanderGroef and teacher, Carolyn McLain, for dedication ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Eighteen Morristown residents have received honors from their respective colleges and universities. The following students have received honors: Christopher Ducey and Dylan Papetti,  have been named to Gettysburg College Dean's List. Students whose semester averages were 3.6 or ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Four hundred graduates from Morristown High School's Class of 2018 received their diplomas on Thursday night during the Commencement Exercises held at Mennen Arena. "Tonight we gather to celebrate the accomplishments of these four hundred men and women," said MHS principal Mark ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The 387 graduates from Frelinghuysen Middle School's Class of 2018 received their 8th grade diplomas on Wednesday night during a Recognition Ceremony held at Mennen Arena. During the ceremony, 75 students were named as award recipients including awards for: Student Ambassador, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Ten residents from Morristown have earned degrees from area colleges and universities.  William Edwards graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Muhlenberg College.  A total of 519 degrees were awarded to 511 students, and 267 students in the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Morristown High School students Mairen Flanagan and James Tang-Him were among the group of students to receive academic awards. On Tuesday June 12,  graduating seniors, parents and teachers gathered in the Morristown High School auditorium so that over 50 different groups and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Five Morristown residents have earned honors for outstanding academic achievement for the Spring 2018 semester: The following students have earned Dean's List: Clark J Hefele was named to Clarkson University's Dean's List for the Spring 2018 semester. Hefele is majoring in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown High School has announced the top two academic achievement awards for the Class of 2018 - Valedictorian and Salutatorian. This year's honors go to Tommy Cromie, Valedictorian and Erin Fleck, Salutatorian. "Tommy is an outstanding leader and student.  His commitment to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Ten Morristown residents have received their diplomas from area universities.  Erin Munro and Laura Weiss have received their diplomas from Colgate University. Munro, a graduate of Oak Knoll School, majored in Political Science and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Ten Morristown residents have earned degrees from area colleges.  Noelle Dolan and Dianna Colontonio have graduated from the University of New Hampshire. Colontonio earned a BS degree in Hospitality Cum Laude; Students who received the honor of cum laude graduated with a GPA of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Neil Holman graduated from the University of Vermont with a Bachelor of Science degree in Community Entrepreneurship. The commencement ceremonies took place on May 20, 2018.  Maeve E. Doherty graduated from the University of Scranton. Doherty earned a Bachelor of Arts degree ...

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Washington, D.C. (May 18, 2018)— Character.org, the nonprofit organization that validates character initiatives in schools and communities around the world, today designated 73 schools and 5 districts from 17 states as 2018 National Schools and Districts of Character.  Unity Charter School was ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Alliance of Private Special Education Schools in North Jersey has announced the winners for their annual scholarships. The awards were given at the Alliance’s ‘Advocacy in Action’ Conference which took place on April 28that The College of Saint Elizabeth in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris Educational Foundation surpassed last year’s record of $126,000 for Morristown Onstage by raising $143,000 for the 10 schools in the Morris School District to celebrate the 11th year of this “must-see” community event. Sponsors, playbill advertisers and ticket buyers ...

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Rowan University, NJ -  The Morristown High School Rocketry team, Colonial Rocketry,  placed 5th in the Annual Rowan Blast Off 2018 Rocketry Competition, with points totaling 176.55. Teacher Deborah Spencer led the team which consisted of six MHS students: Erik Vataker, Ava Steneck, Sydnee Day, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - A student from the Academy of Saint Elizabeth is the winner of Seton Hall University's 2018 essay contest: "Young People, Faith and Vocational Discernment, organized by the Catholic Studies Program, announced Seton Hall University. Junior Elizabeth Kilgore of Madison was ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ  - Morristown High School junior Jessica Vogel was among the students honored by the Mayo Performing Arts Center as Music Students of the Month for Outstanding Violinists. Students from schools based in Morristown, Randolph, Florham Park and Madison were honored prior to the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - On April 12, 2018, parents from Morristown and the surrounding area were invited to participate in an interactive program entitled, “Hidden in Plain Sight.”   This initiative was presented by Morris County Prevention is Key and was designed to help parents of teens recognize ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris Educational Foundation (MEF) will host the second part of its annual Parent Education Series on Tuesday, May 1 at 7 pm at Morristown High School, 50 Early Street, Morristown, NJ.  Today’s achieve-at-all-costs pressure starts young and may come with a cost. Almost 80% ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – For high school students, choosing a college is one of the most exciting and important decisions of their young lives. However, the costs of attending a four-year university has gradual risen over the last few decades, leaving a significant financial burden on families and the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – County College of Morris (CCM) will be holding its Spring Open House on Saturday, April 21, for high school students and their parents, students attending other colleges who are looking to transfer, and adults interested in returning to school. The Open House takes place in the ...

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CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ -  According to the taskforce facing addiction in the State of New Jersey, addiction to opioids affects people of all genders, races and adults of all ages. In 2015, more than 33,000 people in the United States died as result of opioid overdose, stated the agency. The Youth ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The student led group, March for Our Lives Morristown will be holding a Town hall on Saturday April 7 at Thomas Jefferson School in Morristown. The event will take place from 4pm - 6pm The Town Hall for Our Lives will feature Republican and Democratic candidates running for the ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ -The Morris Plains Municipal Alliance is sponsoring an important event tonight, Monday March 26. The event titled, "Don't Press Send; Kind & Careful On-Line Communication" will focus on teaching strategies to navigate the technological world. The event will take place at the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The chant “enough is enough” could be heard across Morristown as over 10,000 people participated in the “March For Our Lives Morristown” walk on Saturday March 24. Organized by Bella Bhimani, a sophomore at West Morris Mendham High School, the walk was a non-partisan, student-led ...

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