ELIZABETH—Emilie Burke, a senior at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth, has earned the prestigious distinction of being named an AP Scholar by the College Board in recognition of her achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement (AP) Program Exams.
EDISON — Six athletes from Middlesex County College have been named to the Academic All-America team for the 2009-2010 academic year. To qualify, they must have a 3.6 grade point average with at least 45 credits.
CHICAGO, Ill. – DePaul University student Laryssa Borkowsky of Westfield has been named to the Dean’s List for the 2010 spring quarter.
If you’ve got teenagers heading off to college soon, I hope you’ve done a good job educating them about the importance of personal financial responsibility and how to build a strong credit history. If not, better do it now.
ANDOVER, Mass. – Nikita T. Saxena of New Providence, a member of the Class of 2010, has been named to the honor roll at Phillips Academy for the spring term.
MADISON– Drew University awarded an advanced degree to the following students at its 142nd commencement on Saturday, May 15:
RAHWAY — Rahway High School’s Social Action Club, led by faculty Advisor, Liz Jotz, and AmeriCorp Watershed Ambassador, Steven Hruby, recently completed pre-water audits in a heavily trafficked restroom and calculated a cost-benefit analysis, showing new fixtures would save over $6,500 in water costs yearly.
ELIZABETH – Beginning the week of Aug. 2, Union County College will offer a free summer program for young adults. The Career Prep Academy is for 17 to 21 year-old residents of Union County with priority given to those who live in Elizabeth.
RAHWAY — Debra Natoli, an English teacher at Rahway High School, was chosen to participate in the 2010 Holocaust & Jewish Resistance Teachers’ Journey this summer.
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Registration is now open for the Sept. 11 ACT achievement test. Students who wish to take the college admission and placement exam must register before Aug. 6.