BETHPAGE, N.Y.—MSG Varsity is kicking off a new contest open to all high schools in the Cablevision service area, MSG Varsity’s Mascot Dash to the Desk.
EDISON –Saheela Ibraheem of Piscataway, a junior at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, has been selected as a New Jersey Governor’s School Scholar for the 26th New Jersey Governor’s School in the Sciences to be held at Drew University from July 11 to July 31.
RAHWAY—Roosevelt School in Rahway recently had a Reading is Fundamental (RIF) Day. The program prepares and motivates children to read by delivering free books and literacy resources.
CRANFORD – Union County College will hold an adjunct faculty job fair on Saturday, May 1, from 1 to 4 p.m. The fair will be held in the Victor M. Richel Student Commons on the college’s Cranford campus located at 1033 Springfield Avenue.
TRENTON—Students from the Juvenile Justice Commission’s (JJC) residential community homes and day programs attended a mock senate session Wednesday at the New Jersey State House in the official Senate Chambers. After studying the governmental process in the classroom, students debated bills and cast their votes on several pieces of legislation pertaining to juveniles.
EDISON—Louisa Sperrazza of East Brunswick, a second grader at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, was the Scientist of the Week recently in Donna Pedde’s class.
LINDEN—Linden School No. 1 recently held a “NJ ASK Pep Rally” to motivate students to excel on the state test.
LINDEN – On March 31, local students visited Infineum USA L.P.’s facilities in Linden, New Jersey to participate in its 12th Annual Career Workshop and learn about careers in engineering.
ELIZABETH—Three seniors at St. Mary of the Assumption High School are recipients of the Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar Award.
MADISON— Rahway resident Auston Gabriel, a sophomore at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham in Madison, spent eight days in New Orleans, as part of FDU’s Alternative Break service project program. At FDU, he is enrolled in the biology program.