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August 15, 2022

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The South Brunswick High School Athletic Department has announced the members of its Viking Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2022. Class             Inductee                      Sport(s) 2007:     Indira Morton Cross Country, Indoor Track, Track & Field 2008:    ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ – Early Childhood Education Advocates, Inc. (ECEA), a non-profit, tax-deductible organization that is the legislative voice for the child care industry in New Jersey,  announced it has selected a new president, Gigi Schweikert. Schweikert, who serves as Chief Executive Officer of ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Recognizing the many revenue-generating operations of the Educational Services Commission of New Jersey (ESCNJ) to offset the cost of tuition, the specialized commission is creating the new position of Deputy Superintendent to handle all business and marketing activities.  The ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Nirad Shah, a student at South Brunswick High school, has been awarded a college-sponsored scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation for 2022. Shah, a Kendall Park resident, will be attending Rutgers University to major in Computer Science. These ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - The Middlesex County Magnet Schools graduated 483 students from its five campuses in five outdoor ceremonies held on June 24. A total of 381 seniors earned their diplomas from the East Brunswick, Perth Amboy and Piscataway campuses. Sofia Alvarez of Fords was the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Today the Vocational Technical School in East Brunswick officially announced its new name as the Middlesex County Magnet School in East Brunswick at a ceremony with school and county officials. In attendance was County Administrator John Pulomena, Board of Commissioners ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Business wasn’t brisk at The Yard on College Avenue one recent morning, with Rutgers students all off cramming for finals.  The sluggish sales, however, did little to diminish the enthusiasm a group of Pathways to Adult Living (PAL) students have for their burgeoning ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Two teachers at New Brunswick’s Livingston Elementary School – along with their 19 fifth grade students – are using the common, everyday postcard as a vehicle for delivering hope to people in war-ravaged Ukraine.  Teachers Victoria Salcedo-Martinez and Bari Taylor-Gaeta have ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Selecting the best possible school is an important process, and Rutgers Preparatory School (RPS) is committed to helping families experience personal, informative and convenient ways to learn more about educational opportunities available for prospective students.  RPS has many ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Face masks are optional for Middlesex College students on the school’s main campus in Edison or at its centers in New Brunswick and Perth Amboy. The school will continue to require its 10,000 or so students to take a daily health assessment to attend in-person classes. Middlesex ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ -- The digital film program of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools will be center stage at the 20th annual Garden State Film Festival later this month. MCVTS film instructor Louis Libitz has been named Educator of the Year by the festival, which will be held ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ - Having identified childcare among his top policy priorities in this current legislative session, Assembly Speaker Craig J. Coughlin (D-19th Dist.) and other state legislators met with local providers at Lightbridge Academy in Iselin on Tuesday for a listening session. “The ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Fostering healthy cultures in the classroom for the 123,000 students across Middlesex County is a challenge that has been exacerbated by the lingering COVID-19 pandemic. Relational health – or “the way you do people,” as one participant termed it at Wednesday’s Middlesex County ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers University–New Brunswick announced today a sweeping new financial aid program that builds upon existing state aid programs to enable New Jersey students with family incomes below $65,000 to attend the university tuition free.  The program also provides a sliding scale ...

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NEW JERSEY - In a move that the College Board describes as "student-friendly," the SAT, and the tests allied with it, will be delivered in a digital format beginning in 2024. This move will affect students currently in Grade 10. In a pilot program delivered in last fall, students who took the test ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ-  At their most recent meeting, members of the South Brunswick Board of Education berated newly elected President Joyce Mehta for canceling the board retreat without consulting the board and for placing members on specific committees despite their objections. Mehta repeatedly ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -   The South Brunswick School District and The South Brunswick Public Library is maintaining its long tradition of inspiring readers to join in a community reading project for 2022.  Here is the outline of the program: "As educators and parents, our wish for our children ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Enzo Paterno had 25 years of experience in industry when he changed careers to teach electrical and computer engineering at the Middlesex County Academy for Science, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies in Edison. Now, he is about to retire after more than 20 years of ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- All South Brunswick Schools will return to a fully in-person schedule on Tuesday, January 18th, according to a letter sent out by the district earlier today. South Brunswick schools have been closed for the first two weeks of January due to a large spike in COVID-19 in the ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - With new leadership in place, new faces on the school board, an ongoing audit of its finances and an investigation by the state Attorney General's Office, the Hillsborough School Board continued its self-examination of personnel and procedures at Monday night's Jan. 10 special ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Middle school students and their parents will have an opportunity to visit three campuses of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools during January. The East Brunswick Campus, 112 Rues Lane, will hold an open house on Saturday, Jan. 22, from 10 a.m. to ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – The Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools (MCVTS) Board of Education has selected Jorge E. Diaz as the new superintendent of schools. Diaz is scheduled to take over the superintendent position on April 1, 2022. An educator for more than two decades, Diaz has ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Chartwells and the South Brunswick School District will be distributing meals for the next two weeks of virtual learning. Pick up Mondays at SBHS 1-2:30- snack shack sports entrance. Meal delivery Tuesdays -sign up ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Superintendent of Schools Aubrey Johnson announced Wednesday that district schools will commence virtual instruction once winter break has ended. The district's 10,000 or so students will begin virtual instruction on Jan. 3.  The plan is for them to return to in-person ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick High School will operate remotely for the remainder of the week following an outbreak of COVID-19 at the school. All other South Brunswick schools will resume normally until further notice. Families were notified by a letter from the district ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Superintendent Scott Feder sent out a letter to the community to assure them that there are no credible threats to South Brunswick schools following online rumors of nationwide attacks. Here is Superintendent Feder's letter in its entirety:   "Dear South Brunswick ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Following an elevated number of COVID-19 positive cases on the East Brunswick campus of the Middlesex County Vocational Technical Schools, students and teachers switched to a virtual learning/off-campus format beginning December 9 and lasting until the end of winter break on ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A new tenant will be traveling some 5,000 miles to take up resident in the New Jersey Innovation and Technology Hub. Tel Aviv University will have a presence at the 550,000-square-foot, $665 million project in downtown New Brunswick after the Israeli school and Rutgers signed ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Before opening his remarks at Rutgers’ Douglass Campus on Tuesday morning, Gov. Phil Murphy predicted victory in the Scarlet Knights' upcoming football game when he blurted out, “We’re going to beat Penn State.” He could have well been talking about the academic arena, ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Guy J. Albertini, a certified information systems security professional who holds a master’s degree in information assurance and security and has more than 15 years of professional security experience, has taken on the role of Rutgers' first associate vice president and chief ...

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