Schools

Johnson Students Win Bartell Scholarships

CLARK — Four students achieving high academic standing from Arthur L. Johnson High School in Clark were awarded Bartell Scholarships at an awards ceremony June 8. The winner of the ALJ Entrepreneurial Award in memory of Leslie B. Bartell was Lisa Hagen.

UCC To Hold Summer Orientation Sessions

UNION COUNTY – Union County College (UCC) will be hosting orientation sessions this summer for students who are going to be starting classes at UCC this fall and for those who may still be interested in enrolling for the fall semester. The orientation sessions will be held in July and August and attendees are encouraged to come to the session which best fits their schedule.

Bank Awards Scholarships To Elizabeth Students

ELIZABETH – Spencer Savings Bank, headquartered in Elmwood Park, recently announced the winners of its annual scholarship program. Jessica A. Ortega of Elizabeth High School and Melanie Aleman of Theodore Roosevelt Middle School were awarded academic scholarships.

Nursing Grads Gain Experience Before Entering Job Market

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Today more than ever, college graduates want to be armed with experience in their fields. By the time Megan Arico of Piscataway and Jason Silvitch of Colonia graduated from Drexel University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Co-op program, they had already spent three years getting valuable on-the-job training.