Jun 2, 2023

Rutgers awarded $18M for tobacco research center

A consortium led by the university will develop a first-of-its-kind system that will provide the FDA with real-time data on marketing, products and consumer behaviors.

Andres Acebo, interim president of New Jersey City University
Jun 2, 2023

NJCU interim President Acebo talks comptroller report, budget, future

"I think fiscal oversight goes hand-in-hand with equitable investment in an institution," New Jersey City University interim President Andres Acebo told NJBIZ. "So, things like the appointment of a fiscal monitor, I think would actually serve this institution really well, not just in the form of accountability, but also trust and transparency."

Kean University will begin offering courses on the main campus of Brookdale Community College in Lincroft beginning in fall 2023 under an agreement signed by Brookdale President David Stout and Kean University President Lamont Repollet.
May 30, 2023

Kean to offer classes at Brookdale

An agreement between the two institutions is aimed at expanding educational offerings for students in Monmouth County.

An annual conference hosted by Rutgers Business School offers students in the Master of Governmental Accounting Program an opportunity to network with classmates and leaders in public financial management.
May 22, 2023

Rutgers offers NASACT members reduced tuition

The scholarships apply to two online graduate-level programs and are available to constituents of the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers.

New Jersey City University Hepburn Tower
May 18, 2023

Failure at the top: Report explores NJCU’s financial crisis

Describing New Jersey City University’s budgeting as improper, the New Jersey Office of the State Comptroller released its findings May 18, detailing what factors led to the school’s nearly $14 million deficit.

Glass of water
May 18, 2023

American Water foundation keeping kids hydrated

The organization and New Jersey American Water provided a combined $30,000 to fund water filling stations in cafeterias throughout the Camden City School District, as well as reusable bottles for every student.

Empty classroom
May 12, 2023

Assembly bills aim to address NJ teacher shortage

The 12 measures, which follow months of collaboration between stakeholders, seek to reduce barriers to entry for aspiring educators while offering support to ones.

Child care
May 12, 2023

Rutgers report examines ongoing child care challenges in NJ

The study, which noted South Jersey faces some of the greatest hurdles, also offers “policy prescriptions” for improving supply and to make it easier for families to help pay for such services.

Seton Hall University President Joseph Nyre speaks investiture ceremony on Nov. 15, 2019.
May 11, 2023

U.S. News names 7 NJ institutions to top law, medical school lists

The publication said it changed its methodology after several schools boycotted the rankings to "place greater emphasis on the results that these graduate schools can deliver ... (and) to prioritize outcomes for prospective students.” 

In October 2022, the Esports Innovation Center opened at Stockton University’s Atlantic City campus.
May 11, 2023

Stockton to offer esports major this fall

“As a school, we strive to provide programming that is relevant and timely," said Warren Kleinsmith, dean of the School of Business. "This is one example of existing talent in our Hospitality, Tourism and Event Management programming seeing synergies between industries and building the necessary networks and curriculum to offer a highly competitive and academically rigorous degree.”

Rutgers University New Brunswick
May 9, 2023

Rutgers unions vote to ratify new contracts

After nearly a year of negotiations and the first strike in school history, groups representing 9,000 educators, researchers, clinicians and librarians overwhelmingly approved the agreements.

Saint Peter's University Healthcare
May 8, 2023

NJJBA event will explore antisemitism’s impact on business

The New Jersey Jewish Business Alliance will host Rabbi Abraham Cooper at Saint Peter's University May 31.