Newark's mayor says the goal is to increase funding so that the program can expand to 5,000 participants next year.
Currently, the state spends $1.6 billion on higher education, and Murphy would increase that by 2.6%.
Over 450 million people around the world are expected to watch esports in 2019, and global revenues are expected to exceed $1 billion.
The goal of the initiative is with more New Jersey students able to receive SNAP, there’s a better chance of them completing their education and going on to land higher paying jobs.
According to a survey, of the 419,000 students attending college in New Jersey, about one-third, or 139,000, are food insecure. Among community college students, 42 percent are facing hunger.
An Obama-era program that gives prisoners an opportunity to earn college credits while incarcerated yields reduced rates of recidivism.
The College Benefits Research Group recommends parents and students appeal financial aid packages in certain situations.
The governor's awkward re-emergence. Christie making an appearance outside the State House for the first time since his failed bet-it-all-on New Hampshire bid for president. Towns with high property ...
When the state's in financial stress, state institutions get squeezed. It's happening in higher ed where costs are already soaring. Counting the homeless. Fewer are struggling for shelter in the ...
Moody's says credit downgrades were driven by the state's weak financial position.
AC's emergency management report. Will the plan work? Re-routing freight traffic. Better for most. Bad for them. Your county's vital signs. And could college tuition go this low?
A proposed bill would require all New Jersey colleges and universities to develop a $10,000 four-year BA degree program.
William Paterson President Dr. Kathleen Waldron says a bill proposing a $10,000 baccalaureate degree program might not be feasible for all schools or all degree programs.
Insurance companies accused of a bait and switch on Sandy claims. Will life insurers pay after physician assisted suicide. Banning mandatory meal plans for college kids. Stitching together a way out ...
A proposed legislation could ban the mandatory meal plans required by colleges and universities.