The Eldredge Building, which has stood in Atlantic City for nearly a century, is being demolished to construct a 135,000-square-foot, six-story, 416-bed apartment-style residence hall for Stockton University students.
Jun 9, 2021

Demolition starts at site of future Stockton Atlantic City residence hall

The Eldredge Building, which has stood for nearly a century, is being dismantled to make way for a 135,000-square-foot, six-story, 416-bed apartment-style student housing building for the school's Atlantic City campus.

Jonathan G.S. Koppell will serve as president of Montclair State University.
Jun 8, 2021

ASU dean picked to be next Montclair State president

If the school’s trustees approve, Jonathan G.S. Koppell would be the ninth MSU president to serve after longtime president Susan Cole announced last September that she would retire effective July this year.

New Jersey City University campus in Jersey City.
Jun 8, 2021

NJCU, Manomet U360 announce strategic partnership

Students will be connected with the Massachusetts-based nonprofit's Business Sustainability Internship Program, providing the tools necessary to develop strong communication and professional skills, and the ability to create practical, sustainable business solutions.

Attorney, lawyer or law professional's desk with law books, scales of justice and a globe.
Jun 7, 2021

Bressler, Schreyer Honors College launch diversity pipeline internship

The program is geared toward Schreyer Honors College students from underrepresented communities with the goal of providing unique, hands-on experience working in a law firm.

Jun 4, 2021

Kariotis in as Brookdale Community College’s first D&I director

Angela Kariotis joins from Seton Hall, where she was co-director of the Diversity Coalition of Center for Faculty Development.

Uchenna Baker, vice president for student affairs and dean of students, Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Jun 2, 2021

FDU appoints VP for student affairs, dean of students

Uchenna Baker will serve on the president’s cabinet and report directly to the recently appointed senior vice president for university operations, Robert Pignatello.

Michael Zwick, senior vice president for research, Rutgers University
Jun 2, 2021

Rutgers University names Zwick senior vice president for research

Following a national search, Michael Zwick was selected to take over for Kathleen Scotto who has served in the role on an interim basis since David Kimball’s retirement from the position on April 1.

May 28, 2021

Ørsted offering $1.5M program with NJIT, if it gets OK for new wind farm

“This agreement marks the beginning of a promising partnership that opens dynamic new opportunities for our hardworking and high-achieving students with one of the world’s leading developers of renewable energy projects,” NJIT President Joel Bloom said.

Jason Amore, senior vice president for university advancement, Fairleigh Dickinson University
May 26, 2021

FDU taps Amore as head of advancement

With more than 20 years of higher education experience, most recently serving as president of advancement at Alfred University, Jason Amore will take his post at the Madison-based school effective August 1.

Suite-style residence Skyline Hall at William Paterson University.
May 25, 2021

William Paterson selects fellows for inaugural faculty diversity program

Five doctoral candidates were chosen for the program, which supports candidates from underrepresented backgrounds.

On May 10, 2021, from left, NJIT President Joel Bloom and Paul Profeta celebrate Profeta's gift, the school's largest single donation, which will establish the Profeta Real Estate Center at Profeta Center at NJIT.
May 24, 2021

Profeta Foundation’s historic gift helps NJIT launch real estate entrepreneurship

The Profeta Real Estate Center will establish new undergraduate, graduate and MBA programs; provide certificate and non-credit training; organize and host conferences, symposia and workshops; and conduct cutting-edge research related to the changing ways in which the industry is built, traded, used and managed.

The word Diversity in cut out magazine letters pinned to a cork notice board
May 24, 2021

NJCU introduces Gonzalez as inaugural chief diversity and inclusion officer

Angel Gonzalez was selected after an extensive national search that included input from faculty, staff, students and board members. According to the school, he will be a critical addition to New Jersey City University's senior leadership team and will provide transformative leadership to advance equity, diversity, and inclusion as part of its core mission.