CLARK — There’s nothing better than a healthy smile and students at Valley Road School in Clark learned how to get one recently. Mrs. McLean, the school’s nurse, hosted an assembly for students in grades K-2, to teach them about proper dental hygiene.
RAHWAY — In honor of National Heart Day, faculty and staff at Franklin School in Rahway had their blood pressure taken by the school nurse.
EDISON — Workshops on applying for financial aid for college will be offered at Middlesex County College. The workshops, which are open to current Middlesex students and those who have applied, will be held on the college’s Edison campus and the New Brunswick Center.
NEW BRUNSWICK – UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the Foundation of UMDNJ will host an inaugural Student Scholarship Gala, welcoming alumni and friends to celebrate and raise funds in support of medical education, on Saturday, April 2, at 7 pm, at The Heldrich in New Brunswick.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Gabriela Moura has been named to the fall 2010 Dean’s List at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy, an all-female Catholic college prep high school in Elizabeth, has released its second quarter honor roll. Thirty-three students at the Academy were named to first and second honors based on outstanding academic performance.
RAHWAY — Good character is essential for success in all aspects of life, from education to social relationships.
CLARK — The annual Clark Benefit Ball was held on Saturday evening, Feb. 12.
CLARK — First grade teacher Paula Spence was recently honored as Valley Road School’s teacher of the year.
CRANFORD – On Wednesday, Feb. 16, in observation of Black History Month, Union County College will be hosting an a day of events including participation in the 22nd Annual African American Read-In, soul food, an African-American market, and ending with a concert with the Newark Boys Chorus and the North Jersey Philharmonic Glee Club.