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Newark Mayor Joins Those Protesting Turnaround Schools

5-13-15
Newark Mayor Ras Baraka joined the march on the Newark Board of Education to offer his support to teachers and community leaders protesting the labeling of some city schools as turnaround schools.
150512Anderson

Newark Superintendent: Turnaround School Status Offers Opportunity for Betterment

5-12-15
Newark Superintendent Cami Anderson defends the use of the turnaround school designation, which the teachers union has criticized, saying it offers an opportunity to improve schools and accelerate progress.
150506Wanko

Teaching Educators About Suicide Prevention

5-6-15
The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide has created a new training video for teachers, featuring students at Neptune High School.
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MSU Students Pitch Ideas for $10,000 Prize

5-6-15
During Inventors Day at Montclair State University, 10 teams of students pitched creations to billionaire AJ Khubani for a chance to win $10,000. The winning team made an app connecting college kids with homeowners needing odd jobs done.
David DeOliveira poses for a photo as the coach of East Side High School's Volleyball team. Photo Courtesy of Christina DeOliveira.

Family Establishes Scholarship Fund in Honor of Late Newark High School Teacher

5-5-15
A foundation and scholarship fund has been set up in honor of David DeOliveira, who was a teacher and coach at East Side High School in Newark. He died in 2011.
150430Aron

Stockton Acting President Discusses Showboat Purchase Mistake

4-30-15
Stockton University purchased Showboat to turn it into a campus, but that can't happen because of an agreement with neighboring Taj Mahal that it must remain a casino.
150430Hill

Ambassador Rice Honors Late Congressman Donald Payne Sr. at Seton Hall

4-30-15
Ambassador Susan Rice was at Seton Hall University to kick off the Donald Payne Sr. Lecture Series.
150429Vannozzi

Adderall Abuse Among Young Adults on the Rise

4-29-15
Sixty percent of respondents to a Partnership for Drug-Free Kids survey reported misusing Adderall. Many use it to help them study or manage busy schedules.
150429Hill

Stevens Innovation Expo Highlights Students’ Projects

4-29-15
Stevens Institute of Technology held its Innovation Expo where eight students pitched projects to industry executives who judged their ideas.
Herman J. Saatkamp Jr. is taking medical leave effective today. - (AARON HOUSTON)

Stockton President Saatkamp taking leave starting today

4-28-15
Stockton University President Herman Saatkamp is taking medical leave starting now instead of waiting until the end of the summer for his resignation.