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Riccioni Named New Head of Union County College's Plainfield Campus

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Dr. Regina Riccioni is Dean for the Plainfield Campus of Union County College.

Dr. Riccioni will oversee all operations for the college’s Plainfield Campus, which recently opened a new building to showcase health-sciences programs.

Riccioni previously served for more than two years as the director of Corporate Education and Training at Middlesex Community College, where she was responsible for providing customized training for regional businesses. At Middlesex, she performed a number of duties similar to those of a dean, including community outreach, enrollment analysis, marketing, budget management, classroom scheduling, and grant acquisition.

“What excited me about the dean position at Union is the opportunity to have my finger on the pulse of every aspect of campus life in Plainfield," Riccioni said. "I’ll be supporting student success, I’ll oversee the robust noncredit services, I’ll strive to grow the credit programing, I’ll be a problem-solver for faculty and staff, and I’ll be reaching out to the Plainfield community to strengthen the ties between the college and residents.”

 

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