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.
RAHWAY – Second grade students at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway recently studied the life cycle of insects.
YOUNG MAN IN CHARGE … Matthew Raymonds of Warren, a second grader at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, enjoyed his role as Lower School Head for the Day on May 20.
EDISON — A total of 1,042 students were named to the Dean’s List for Spring 2011 at Middlesex County College. The list includes students from the following areas.
EDISON – The Edison Rotary Club honored its students of the year at the Scholarship Awards Dinner held on May 12 at the Pines Manor in Edison.