Education

Boot camp focuses on ‘Business After Sandy’

As a result of a $300,000 U.S. Small Business Administration grant in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the Women's Center for Entrepreneurship Corporation and the Southern Ocean Chamber of Commerce will team up to host four separate Business Boot Camp seminars in September throughout the region.

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Rowan researcher awarded 2.8M to study Sandy effects

In the fall of 2012, New Jersey was ravaged by Hurricane Sandy. While the population sustained damage statewide, one of the most affected groups was New Jersey's elderly. Statistics show seniors accounted for 65 percent of storm-related deaths, but little to no research has been conducted regarding the lasting effects on senior survivors,...

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Grants fund college’s nursing scholarships

Thomas Edison State College has received $700,000 in grants that will enable it to provide scholarships to about 50 nursing students over the next three years. They will participate in an intensive one-year program that addresses a looming nurse shortage in New Jersey — as older nurses retire and aging baby boomers need more medical care.

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