ITHACA, N.Y. – Two local students graduated from Cornell University during Commencement ceremonies in Ithaca, N.Y., on May 29.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. — The spring semester Dean’s List at Bryant University includes Kathryn Farrell, a junior majoring in Management from Elizabeth.
COLCHESTER, Vt. — Emily Lobas of Linden, a student at Mother Seton Regional High School, was named the 2011 recipient of the Saint Michael’s College Book Award for Academic Achievement with a Social Conscience.
LAWRENCEVILLE — Rider University celebrated its 146th Commencement with more than 1,600 undergraduate degrees and graduate degrees awarded.
The National Assessment of Education Progress, often referred to as the gold standard of standardized tests, indicated that American students at all levels are alarmingly ignorant of the most basic facts of our own history.
TRENTON – On Thursday, the full Assembly approved a measure that would bar physicians from administering Botox to anyone under 18 years of age.
WOODBRIDGE — The former treasurer of a Pop Warner football league has been charged with stealing $19,795.69 from the organization, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Robert Hubner, director of the Woodbridge Police Department, announced today.
Jazz Record Collectors’ Bash • June 24 & 25 at 8:30 a.m. – The 37th annual Jazz Record Collectors’ Bash will offer collectors the chance to buy, sell & swap 78s, LPs, CDs and memorabilia at the Hilton Woodbridge, 120 Wood Ave. South, Iselin. Two day admission is $20; after 5 p.m. Friday, pay just $10. Info: 1-516-681-7102
When I was young, a look back at how one of my superheroes began his life of noble and illustrious deeds always tickled my fancy.