Sep 5, 2014

Heartland wraps up 375M deal for higher-ed solutions company

Heartland Payment Systems announced Thursday that it has completed its purchase of education solutions provider TouchNet Information Systems, Inc.

Sep 4, 2014

Kean, UCC receive multimillion-dollar grant to boost STEM programs

Kean University and Union County College have received a five-year, $3.25 million federal grant to boost STEM programs, Kean announced Thursday.

Sep 4, 2014

Georgian Court names new CFO

Lakewood-based Georgian Court University announced Wednesday that John Sommer, a veteran public accountant with two decades of public and private sector experience, is the school's new chief financial officer.

Sep 3, 2014

KinderCare coming to 10,000 sq. ft. site in Chatham

Iselin-based Sitar Realty Company TCN Worldwide, a privately owned commercial real estate firm, announced Wednesday that it has completed a 10,000-square-foot build-to-suit project for KinderCare Learning Centers in Chatham.

Sep 3, 2014

Tutoring company signs lease for new site in Denville

NAI James E. Hanson, a Hackensack-based commercial real estate firm, announced Tuesday that a personal tutoring and SAT/ACT test prep company has signed a long-term lease in Denville.

Sep 2, 2014

New dorm is another piece of the redevelopment puzzle in Bloomfield

At Bloomfield College, living in student housing has often meant commuting to campus.

Aug 29, 2014

New Jersey City University plans 42M expansion

New Jersey City University is planning a $42 million construction project on 22 acres of land that will include a new residence hall and an academic building.

Aug 28, 2014

For-profit colleges feeling the strain of dwindling revenues

Once-quiet college towns started buzzing again this week as students returned for their latest classes. What they might be less prepared for is trimmed services at their for-profit colleges, which are looking to offset the growing issue of dwindling revenue streams.

Aug 28, 2014

Rutgers survey finds recession took toll on Americans’ spirit

Americans fear the impact of the Great Recession is a permanent one, according to a new national study from Rutgers University.

Aug 27, 2014

Rutgers to debut 120,000, 30-second promo ad

Watch: Rutgers will premiere a sleek and stylish promotional ad Thursday night on Fox Sports 1 when the football team faces Washington State in its first game as a member of the Big Ten.

Aug 27, 2014

Rutgers study PSEG transmission program will create thousands of jobs a year, millions in revenue for state, towns

PSE&G released Wednesday a study conducted by Rutgers University that focused on the energy company's $8.1 billion transmission investment program from 2011 to 2021. The program is projected to add 6,000 jobs annually over its 10-year duration, generating more than $4.3 billion in salary and benefits and more than $640 million in revenue for the...

Aug 21, 2014

Torcon finishing series of college construction projects

Construction management company Torcon announced Thursday that it is completing four building projects at a pair of New Jersey colleges.