EDISON — Under the direction of Dunellen resident Lee Nicholls, Physical Education & Health Department Chairperson at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, Upper School students have been enjoying their first Water Polo lessons in the school’s Raymonds Aquatic Center.
PERTH AMBOY–Xerox Corporation announced it will award a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating high school senior who has not only demonstrated high academic standards but who has embodied the core principals of the Boys and Girls Clubs-good character, compassion and a commitment to service.
CLARK — Arthur L. Johnson Sophomore Joseph Bonaccorso was recognized by the Clark Township Board of Education for his altruistic endeavors and honors at the Board of Education’s Showcase of Success on Jan. 11.
NEW BRUNSWICK – For the third year in a row, the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division is asking middle and high school students to film their own Law Day video and enter it in the YLD’s Law Day 2011 YouTube Video Contest.
UNION — Brazilian composer Dr. João Guilherme Ripper is Kean University’s 2011-2012 Concert Artist Composer-in-Residence, program director Dr. Anthony Scelba announced.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Supreme Court has called for more evidence of how state education spending cuts have affected public schools before ruling on a challenge to school funding.
EDISON — Officials from Middlesex County College and the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) have created a joint degree program that links the Biotechnology Program at Middlesex with the Biochemistry Program at NJIT.
CLARK – The Clark Board of Education will meet tonight, with the public session scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in the Clark Council Chambers, 315 Westfield Avenue.
CLARK – Mother Seton Regional High School in Clark will hold an informal open house on Tuesday, Jan. 25, from 7:30 – 9 p.m. The event is open to fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grade girls and their parents.
LEWISBURG, Pa. — Clark resident Ryan M. Collins was named to the dean’s list at Bucknell University for outstanding academic achievement during the fall semester of the 2010-11 academic year.