NJBIZ - Education http://www.njbiz.com/section/education Education Education en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Wed, 15 Aug 2018 22:34:15 EST Wed, 15 Aug 2018 22:34:15 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180813/NJBIZ01/180819961&source=RSS Efforts address transit needs of those with autism The New Jersey Task Force on Transportation and Mobility for Adults on the Autism Spectrum is work-ing toward improving transportation services for state residents living with the condition. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 08:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180813/NJBIZ01/180819961&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180813/NJBIZ01/180819962&source=RSS Montclair State to open 22M computer science center Montclair State University is opening a 22. 2 million facility this month to prepare students for careers in data analytics and computer science. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 08:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180813/NJBIZ01/180819962&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180813/NJBIZ01/180819968&source=RSS Princeton University researcher secures 67K Facebook award Princeton University computer science researcher Marshini Chetty has been awarded 67,000 by Facebook. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180813/NJBIZ01/180819968&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180810/NJBIZ01/180819979&source=RSS Princeton dean of admission resigns to head education consortium Princeton University Dean of Admission Janet Lavin Rapelye is leaving the institution to become president of the Consortium on Financing Higher Education. Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180810/NJBIZ01/180819979&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180810/NJBIZ01/180819996&source=RSS Westminster Choir College to remain in Princeton Beijing Kaiwen Education Technology Co. has entered into a binding agreement with Rider University to keep Westminster Choir College in Princeton. Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180810/NJBIZ01/180819996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180809/NJBIZ01/180809827&source=RSS Policy group makes sweeping proposals to fix state 'in crisis' Scaling down retirement and health benefits for newer public workers and merging elementary- and middle-school districts were among the recommendations outlined Thursday by the Economic and Fiscal Policy Working Group commissioned by Senate President Stephen Sweeney to develop ideas to get the state out of a financial morass. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 16:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180809/NJBIZ01/180809827&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180809/NJBIZ01/180809836&source=RSS Rutgers receives 2.4M in federal research grants Rutgers University has been awarded two National Science Foundation grants totaling more than 2. 4 million. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 10:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180809/NJBIZ01/180809836&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180809/NJBIZ01/180809842&source=RSS Miller named Kean University Foundation CEO William Miller has been named CEO of the Kean University Foundation. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180809/NJBIZ01/180809842&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180809/NJBIZ01/180809843&source=RSS Stockton University trustees approve AC purchase The Stockton University Board of Trustees approved a purchase agreement with TJM Properties for Atlantic City&#8217s former Atlantic Club. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180809/NJBIZ01/180809843&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809897&source=RSS NJBIZ Lists Accounting Degree Programs View the top 25 ranked New Jersey Accounting Firms in the August 6 issue of NJBIZ. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 16:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809897&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809900&source=RSS Montclair State program putting focus on improving retention, graduation rates Montclair State University is introducing a new program this fall to assist students in choosing a major with the goal of increasing retention and graduation rates. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 15:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809900&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809910&source=RSS Court reaffirms ruling backing Princeton challenge to DACA rescinsion A federal court in Washington, D. C. , has reaffirmed its earlier ruling in a lawsuit brought by Princeton University, one of its undergraduate students and Microsoft that the federal government&#8217s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program was unlawful. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 13:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809910&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809912&source=RSS Vanguard Series Leaders in Higher Education, 2018 Tara AlvarezNew Jersey Institute of TechnologynbspGlenn AmatucciRutgers University-New BrunswicknbspTreena ArinzehNew Jersey Institute of TechnologynbspCris BeamWilliam Paterson Universitynbsp Mon, 06 Aug 2018 08:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809915&source=RSS Vanguard Series Leaders in Higher Education This edition of NJBIZ's Vanguard Series looks at some of the unsung heroes of higher education in New Jersey. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180806/NJBIZ01/180809915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180803/NJBIZ01/180809945&source=RSS Princeton University names interim vice president and treasurer Princeton University has named Matthew Kent interim vice president and treasurer. He has been serving as associate treasurer in the Office of Finance and Treasury. Fri, 03 Aug 2018 10:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180803/NJBIZ01/180809945&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180802/NJBIZ01/180809961&source=RSS NJ Council of Community Colleges selects Examity for test security solutions The New Jersey Council of Community Colleges has chosen Examity, a provider of online proctoring and identity verification, to offer test security solutions. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 14:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180802/NJBIZ01/180809961&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180802/NJBIZ01/180809977&source=RSS ADP 219K jobs added in July American employers added 219,000 jobs in July, Roseland-based payroll processing company ADP said in a report issued Wednesday. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180802/NJBIZ01/180809977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180801/NJBIZ01/180809982&source=RSS Rutgers awarded FDA grant for continuous pharmaceutical manufacturing The Food and Drug Administration has awarded 2,004,790 to the Rutgers University Center for Structured Organic Particulate Systems for Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing. Wed, 01 Aug 2018 14:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180801/NJBIZ01/180809982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180801/NJBIZ01/180809983&source=RSS Nanda to head neurosciences at Rutgers, RWJBarnabas Neurosurgeon Dr. Anil Nanda has been appointed joint chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and New Jersey Medical School, both part of Rutgers University. Wed, 01 Aug 2018 14:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180801/NJBIZ01/180809983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180801/NJBIZ01/180809985&source=RSS NJIT partners with National Student Clearinghouse New Jersey community college students who transfer to the New Jersey Institute of Technology before earning a degree or certificate will find it easier to receive a credential retroactively under a new alliance between NJIT and the National Student Clearinghouse. Wed, 01 Aug 2018 13:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180801/NJBIZ01/180809985&source=RSS