ELIZABETH – On Tuesday, June 15, the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, founded by the American Heart Association and the William J. Clinton Foundation recognized several Elizabeth public schools for transforming into healthier places for students and staff.
LINDEN – The Bayway Complex Community Advisory Panel (CAP), an organization of local community and industry representatives, recently awarded $1,000 scholarships to four distinguished scholars.
SCRANTON, Pa. — The University of Scranton has announced its Dean’s List, which recognizes students for academic excellence during the 2010 spring semester.
CLARK — St. John the Apostle School held a commencement ceremony on June 11 for 46 graduating eighth grade students.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — American International College awarded more than 630 undergraduate and graduate degrees at the college’s 124th commencement. The event was held May 17 at the MassMutual Center in Springfield.
WATERVILLE, Maine — Valeria Dominguez of Elizabeth was one of 477 seniors who graduated from Colby College May 23, receiving a bachelor of arts degree at the outdoor commencement in Waterville, Maine.
RAHWAY — At Rahway Middle School, Ms. Smith and Mrs. Volino’s sixth grade Reading Strategies students have been working diligently on researching famous African Americans for their end of the year projects.
CLARK – Arthur L. Johnson High School in Clark has announced the final Student of the Month and Crusader Award winners for the 2009-2010 school year.
PERTH AMBOY — Perth Amboy High School held their Community Awards Scholarship Night on Thursday, June 10. Approximately 76 students received awards from diverse organization and companies.
NEW BRUNSWICK — New Brunswick Elks Lodge 324 recently awarded $5,500 in scholarships to eight high school seniors who were chosen for their academic excellence, good character, and their ability to exemplify leadership, community service and volunteerism.