NEWARK–While team sports often bring out the best in athletes, close contact may also result in unwanted and contagious skin infections. Outbreaks of ringworm and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) have occurred at the high school, collegiate, and professional level nationwide.
CLAREMONT, Calif. — Emily Bluck, a resident of Westfield, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2010 semester at Scripps College in Claremont, California.
EDISON — “Pink Day,” a program in which the Middlesex County College and Ocean County College basketball teams supported breast cancer awareness, was held at Middlesex on Feb. 8.
EDISON — Kevin Sbraga, winner of the seventh season of “Top Chef” on Bravo TV, visited the Middlesex County College demonstration kitchen in February for three cooking lessons and tastings.
SCRANTON, Pa. — The University of Scranton has announced its Dean’s List, which recognizes students for academic excellence during the 2010 fall semester.
BOSTON, Mass. – Two area students achieved academic distinction at Northeastern University.
Annette K. Drake (nee Kelly), age 48, of Clark, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 6, at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Rahway. Beloved wife for 14 years of Richard Drake.
DENVILLE – The Alzheimer’s Association, Greater New Jersey Chapter hosts the following monthly support groups in Union County for caregivers:
LAWRENCEVILLE — Rider University’s colleges of Business Administration; Continuing Studies; Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences; and Westminster College of the Arts have announced the names of undergraduate students who have been placed on the Dean’s List for the fall 2010 semester.