PERTH AMBOY — In the eyes of executives at the Central and South Jersey Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, which is the world’s largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists, the City of Perth Amboy is a true “superstar.”
CLARK — The Clark Chapter of UNICO marched in the annual Memorial Day parade down Westfield Avenue.
MADISON — Christina Anna Partsinevelos of Clark received a Master of Arts Teaching degree from Drew University on Saturday, May 14, at the university’s 143rd commencement.
RAHWAY — During Franklin Elementary School’s fifth grade science expo, Mrs. Corcoran’s class shared their research and knowledge on careers in science.
Pest-control services provided by insect-eating bats in the United States likely save the U.S. agricultural industry at least $3 billion a year, and yet insectivorous bats are among the most overlooked economically important, non-domesticated animals in North America, according to an analysis published recently in Science magazine’s Policy Forum.
RAHWAY — As a culminating event to the second grade reading curriculum, parents and students read under the trees at Franklin School in Rahway.
SCRANTON, Pa. — Lauren E. Bowers of Linden was among the 46 students earning doctoral degrees in physical therapy and 700 earning master’s degrees from The University of Scranton, both of which are records for the Jesuit university.
MADISON — Drew University has named the following students to its Dean’s List for the Spring 2011 semester:
WESTFIELD – The Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS), based in Philadelphia, Pa., announced that Westfield High School in Westfield, accredited since 1928, recently earned re-accreditation through the Commission on Secondary Schools.