WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) and Rep. Rush Holt (D-NJ-12) today introduced the “Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act,” legislation that would require colleges and universities to have anti-harassment policies in place.
TRENTON – Legislation to permit school districts to sell advertising on school buses as a way to help offset costs cleared the Senate Education Committee this week.
ELIZABETH – The 2010 Teen Arts Traveling Exhibit is on display at the Freeholders Gallery, on the 6th floor of the Union County Administration Building in Elizabeth, from now through Dec. 22, during regular weekday office hours.
RAHWAY — Madison Elementary School in Rahway recently participated in the “Writing Across America.” The goal of the program was to generate interest in writing with students from preschool to fifth grade.
CLARK — The sixth grade music classes from Saint John the Apostle School in Clark recently presented the musical “Dear God!” In preparation for this show, students in the lower grades wrote letters to God. Many of the lines and themes in the show were based on these letters.
RAHWAY — Fourth grade students from Madison Elementary School in Rahway recently visited the Merchants and Drovers Tavern Museum.
RAHWAY — Recently, the members of the Rahway High School girls’ volleyball team volunteered their time at the Rahway Geriatric Center.
RAHWAY – As part of their National Week of Writing activities, Rahway Middle School students decided to brighten an injured college football player’s day.
RAHWAY – Students at Madison Elementary School in Rahway recently saw a play called “The Power of One” at an assembly on bullying. The program offers a message that every child has the power of one, the power to report and deal with bullying when they see it.
LINDEN — Last week, Linden High School celebrated Veterans Day with a special program.