RAHWAY — The Rahway Youth Soccer Association Board awarded Jessica Didyoung and Kevin Hoffman with the 2010 John Blair Scholarship. It was presented Wednesday, June 9, at the RYSA general meeting by Harold Valderrama, the league’s vice president and travel coordinator.
RAHWAY — Students in Venisha Jordan’s fifth grade class at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway recently created their own Natural Disaster Museum.
RAHWAY — Roosevelt School in Rahway recently held their eleventh annual Scrabble Tournament for fifth graders.
VILLANOVA, Pa. — More than 1,700 students graduated from Villanova University during a commencement ceremony held on Sunday, May 16, in Villanova Stadium.
METUCHEN – Cablevision’s Power to Learn, along with former Gov. James Florio, Senate Majority Leader Barbara Buono, and Metuchen Mayor Tom Vahalla, recognized Metuchen High School students as New Jersey Charity Champions for their efforts on behalf of the National Organization for Migration, a global charity helping to put an end to child slavery in Ghana.
EDISON — Virginia Borough of Avenel was named the Outstanding Co-Op/Internship Student of the Year for a two-year school. The award was presented at the New Jersey Cooperative Education and Internships Association awards program June 10 at Rutgers University.
MADISON — Drew University student Jonathan Ortiz of Rahway has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2010 semester. In order to qualify for the Dean’s List, students must earn a grade point average of 3.4 or above, which is equivalent to a B+ or better.
NEW YORK, N.Y. — Over 3,600 Pace University students graduated in four ceremonies in May. Influential leaders in environmental affairs, financial media, corporate information technology, and the psychology of women and gender studies were this year’s commencement speakers at Pace University.
LODI – At Felician College’s forty-sixth annual commencement exercises held on Sunday, May 23, two local residents who are graduates of the class of 2010 received awards.
EDISON — The following students were named to the Dean’s list for the spring 2010 semester at Middlesex County College: