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McDaniel College Students from NJ Inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society

WESTMINSTER, MD (10/23/2020)-- McDaniel College students were virtually inducted Oct. 18 into the Alpha Lambda Delta national honor society, including: Erin Agnew of Haddonfield (08033) Nicholas Razze of Pitman (08071) Anthony Razze of Pitman (08071) McDaniel students and families participated in a national virtual induction ceremony on Oct. 18 with other... Read more →

Albright Students from NJ Certified as Peer Tutors

READING, PA (10/26/2020)-- Sixty one high-performing Albright students have been named peer tutors for the 2020-21 academic year. All Albright tutors are certified by the College Reading and Learning Association's International Tutor Training Program. Tutors from the local community include: Evan Carr of Bordentown, N.J. (08505). A graduate of Bordentown Regional... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ Residents in College

Students Awarded at Northeastern Association of Forensic Scientists Event ALLENTOWN, PA (10/19/2020)-- At the 46th annual meeting of the Northeastern Association of Forensic Scientists held virtually from October 14-17, Cedar Crest College won 5 of 8 student awards. Considering everything that has happened this year, this is quite an accomplishment. The... Read more →

Jaden Hinton of Glassboro HS to Continue Wrestling Career at Baldwin Wallace University

BEREA, OH (10/14/2020)-- Jaden Hinton (Glassboro/Glassboro High School) is one of eight first-year student-athletes to continue their wrestling career at Baldwin Wallace University. Head Coach Jamie Gibbs, who is in his 10th season, returns 12 letterwinners, five NCAA Division III National Championship qualifiers, four All-Ohio Athletic Conference performers and four Academic... Read more →

Students at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Reminded to Vote

SLIPPERY ROCK, PA (10/13/2020)-- While "Who Will Lead Us?" is a question Americans will answer on Election Day, Nov. 3, it also happens to be the name of a University seminar course offered to freshmen this semester at Slippery Rock University. The course analyzes the U.S. presidential election. And whether SRU... Read more →

Ground Breaking for Second Stockton University Residence Hall

October 14, 2020 Atlantic City, N.J. – A dozen people spoke at the groundbreaking for the Phase II Residence Hall at Stockton University Atlantic City on Wednesday, and each represented a crucial element in making the project a reality. “I can’t wait to see this take shape,” Gov. Phil Murphy told... Read more →

NJ Residents Graduate from Coastal Carolina

CONWAY, SC -- Coastal Carolina University saw nearly 400 students graduate in Summer 2020 during a virtual ceremony that included remarks from Carolyn Dillian, a professor of anthropology and recipient of CCU's 2020 HTC Distinguished Teacher-Scholar Lecturer Award. Among the students who graduated are: Ilyssa Liberto, a Biology major from Sewell,... Read more →

Adelphi Public Safety Joins Pink Patch Effort for Breast Cancer Hotline

Going Pink: GARDEN CITY, NY (10/05/2020) When Sgt. Gerry Lennon of the Adelphi University Department of Public Safety and Transportation in Garden City heard about the national Pink Patch breast cancer effort, he knew that was something he could do right on campus -- to help women suffering with breast cancer... Read more →

Montclair State Names COVID-19 Community Health Ambassadors

MONTCLAIR, NJ (10/02/2020)-- Montclair State has enlisted students to become Community Health Ambassadors to teach their peers about our COVID-19 safety guidelines. The Ambassadors are strategically stationed across campus to encourage other students to wear face coverings, practice social distancing, and do all the things that are helping keep our campus... Read more →

Hofstra University Welcomes NJ Students

HEMPSTEAD, NY (09/30/2020)-- Hofstra University is excited to welcome the newest members of the Pride. We look forward to seeing how they will make a positive impact in their communities as HU World Changers! Viktoria Hascak of Moorestown, NJ Steven Kaenzig of Hammonton, NJ Kaitlyn King of Cape May, NJ Jayda... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Eric Burns Earns Spring Semester Dean's List Recognition at Ohio Wesleyan University DELAWARE, OH (09/29/2020)-- Eric Burns of Pine Hill, NJ, has been named to the 2020 spring semester Dean's List at Ohio Wesleyan University. To earn Dean's List recognition, Ohio Wesleyan students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

McDaniel College Student Timothy Clark of Collingswood Performed in "Spoon River Anthology" WESTMINSTER, MD (09/28/2020)-- McDaniel College student Timothy Clark of Collingswood (08108) performed in "Spoon River Anthology" at the college. Performances were Friday, September 25 and Saturday, September 26 at 7 p.m. at McDaniel College, 2 College Hill, Westminster, Md.... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ (09/28/2020)-- Seton Hall University is pleased to announce the following students who qualified for the Spring 2020 Dean's list and to congratulate them for their outstanding academic achievements. After the close of every semester, undergraduate students completing all courses with a GPA of 3.4, with no grades lower... Read more →

Top Alternatives to a Night Out at College

(September 28, 2020)--The stereotypical college social life might be focused on clubbing and nights out. However, not every teenager enjoys partying until dawn every day. If you are worried about the college experience or are simply looking to have a break from non-stop dancing, here is a list of some of... Read more →

Bethel Sult of Mount Laurel Named to Dean's List at Biola University

LA MIRADA, CA (09/28/2020)-- Bethel Sult was named to Biola University's Dean's List for academic excellence. Sult from Mount Laurel, NJ was one of approximately 1,500 students who were named to the dean's list in spring 2020. Biola students are placed on the dean's list to honor those with a GPA... Read more →

CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students

University of Iowa Class of 2024 sets yet another new academic benchmark IOWA CITY, IA (09/24/2020)-- The incoming undergraduate class at the University of Iowa for fall 2021 has yet again topped previous records in achievement with a higher average high school grade-point average (GPA), at 3.78, than any previous class.... Read more →


Dario Epifania Dean Mignogna Nick Simila GLASSBORO, NJ – Dario Epifania, Dean Mignogna and Nick Simila have been chosen captains for the 2020 Rowan University men’s cross country team. “We went with three captains this year because of the size of training groups dictated by COVID,” said head coach Dustin Dimit.... Read more →

Kristin Sagedy of Cherry Hill Awarded Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing from Wilkes University  

Kristin Sagedy Sagedy is among the first Ph.D. graduates in the University’s nearly 90-year history Kristin Sagedy of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, received her Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing degree from Wilkes University. Sagedy was one of four graduates from the inaugural class of the Ph.D. program, which launched in Sept.... Read more →

McDaniel College Student Jennifer Robinson of Sicklerville Receives Army ROTC Scholarship

WESTMINSTER, MD (09/18/2020)-- Jennifer Robinson of Sicklerville (08081), a student at McDaniel College, has earned a two-year Army ROTC Scholarship valued at $99880. Scholarships totaling nearly $1.3 million were awarded to the Green Terror Battalion. The scholarship, which is awarded based on scholastic, athletic and leadership attributes, covers full tuition, room... Read more →

Moravian College Welcomes Students in Fall 2020

BETHLEHEM, PA (09/15/2020)-- In August 2020, Moravian College welcomed more than 500 new students to their Bethlehem, PA campus for a semester that is unlike anything the college has seen before. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Moravian welcomed students to a mix of in-person and online classes. Elizabeth Barnes... Read more →

Kutztown University Rises in 2021 U.S. News and World Report Rankings

For more information contact: Bryan Salvadore, 610-683-4180, salvadore@kutztown.edu Kutztown, PA (09/14/2020) — Kutztown University has been named a "Best Regional University" in the U.S. News and World Report's annual ranking of U.S. colleges and universities. In data released Monday, Sept. 14, U.S. News lists KU as No. 125 in the first... Read more →

Read This If you have federal student loans

by Ari Lazarus Consumer Education Specialist, FTC A few months ago, we told you that the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act gave some flexibility to federal student loan borrowers. Understanding these options can help you make more informed decisions about paying your bills and prioritizing your debts. The... Read more →

Coast Guard Academy ranked one of top colleges in the nation

NEW LONDON, Conn. —The U.S. Coast Guard Academy continues to be featured as one of the nation’s top institutions of higher learning this year in prominent college rankings. The U.S. News & World Report and Princeton Review annual college rankings are a comprehensive look at how accredited four-year colleges and universities... Read more →

Lebanon Valley College Names Resident Assistants

ANNVILLE, PA (09/11/2020)-- Lebanon Valley College announced 45 Resident Assistants (RA) for the 2020-21 academic year. An RA oversees a floor or wing in a residence hall, serving as a resource for residential students and providing a residential environment conducive to the overall development of students. Local students include: Cayla Sydow... Read more →

NJ college students participate in Alvernia's Theatre Club

READING, PA (09/09/2020)-- The following local college students participated as a member of the Theatre Club while studying at Alvernia University during the 2019-2020 school year: Allison Walker of Millville (08332) is studying Nursing at Alvernia University. Claire Huynh of Cherry Hill (08003) is studying Forensic Science and Chemistry at Alvernia... Read more →

Deptford Resident Earns Award from WGU

SALT LAKE CITY (Grassroots Newswire) September 9, 2020 - Kendall Amos of Deptford, NJ has earned an Award of Excellence at Western Governors University College of Health Professions. The award is given to students who perform at a superior level in their coursework. About WGU Established in 1997 by 19 U.S.... Read more →

Kutztown University Recognized as One of the Best Universities in the Northeast

KUTZTOWN, PA (09/08/2020) Kutztown University has been featured as one of the "Best in the Northeast" by The Princeton Review for 2021. The education services company is widely known for its test prep programs and college and graduate school guides. KU is among 224 institutions named to the regional list. Kutztown... Read more →

Rutgers Welcomes the Class of 2024

Full of Hope in Uncertain Times By James Foley Rutgers Today Members of the class of 2024 are starting the school year during an unprecedented time, but are bringing a belief in better days, a dedication to learning and a determination to get the most out of their time at Rutgers,... Read more →

CNBNews Sports: Pioneer in Women's Golf at Rutgers Celebrates Perfect 100

By Kevin Lorincz Rutgers Today More than 40 years after scoring a memorable hole -in- one, Agnes Olsson – one of the original charter members, and the lone surviving matriarch of the Rutgers Women’s Golf Association (RWGA) – returned to the Rutgers University Golf Course to celebrate another major milestone: her... Read more →

NJ Residents Among the 2024 Class of James Madison U

HARRISONBURG, VA (08/27/2020)-- James Madison University is excited to welcome the class of 2024 to campus this month. The incoming freshman class represents an accomplished, diverse group of individuals who hail from 36 states, the District of Columbia and 10 countries around the world. The following area students are part of... Read more →

McDaniel College Senior Hannah Thomson of Pennsauken Awarded Fellowship

WESTMINSTER, MD (08/24/2020)-- Hannah Thomson, a senior at McDaniel College from Pennsauken, has been awarded a Summer Intern Fellowship from the college's Center for Experience and Opportunity (CEO). Thomson, who is a double major in biology and psychology, has conducted undergraduate research with Yale University. She was originally planning to work... Read more →

Union College 2020 Dean's List NJ Honorees

SCHENECTADY, NY (08/18/2020)-- Union College has announced its Dean's List for the 2019-2020 academic year. Students with at least a 3.50 grade point average for the entire academic year were honored with the academic achievement. Julia Ferrelli, of Mount Laurel, NJ; Ferrelli is a member of the Class of 2020 majoring... Read more →

Tiffany Bell of Galloway, Bryant University Class of 2020

SMITHFIELD, RI (08/18/2020)-- Class of 2020: Resilient. Innovative. Prepared for Success. Bryant University is pleased to recognize the Class of 2020 who have completed their undergraduate studies to earn a Bryant University degree, one which has more value now than at any time in Bryant's history. Bryant University news story here>>>... Read more →

Students from NJ Named to Dean's List at Loyola University Maryland

BALTIMORE, MD (08/11/2020)-- Loyola University Maryland has announced the members of its spring 2020 Dean's List. In order to qualify for the Dean's List at Loyola, a student must achieve a minimum QPA of at least 3.500 for the term, provided that, in the term they have successfully completed courses totaling... Read more →

Students from NJ named to Alvernia University spring 2020 Dean's List

READING, PA (08/10/2020)-- The following local college students were among the over 850 students were named to Alvernia University's Dean's List for the spring 2020 semester. Sean Barnard of Southampton, NJ (08088) is studying Health Care Science at Alvernia University. Tyler Barrett of Mays Landing, NJ (08330) is studying Sport Management... Read more →

Stockton Says The Student's Facebook Status, Not The Photo of Trump Was Disruptive

A student at Stockton University is facing disciplinary charges for a political Facebook post and making his Zoom background a photo of President Donald Trump during class, causing other students to feel “taunted. Today, Stockton defended charging the student with disruptive behanvior. Stockton University drops five charges for student’s political Facebook... Read more →

Kutztown University Golden Bears Welcome NJ Students to Freshmen Class

Kutztown University KUTZTOWN, PA (08/2020)-- Kutztown University is pleased to welcome the newest members of the Golden Bear family, including both new incoming freshmen and transfer students, for the upcoming Fall 2020 semester. Kelly Askins of Galloway, NJ (08205), from Absegami High School. Emma Bowers of Burlington, NJ (08016), from Burlington... Read more →

Penn Tells Students Stay Away from College

PHILADELPHIA, PA (August 11, 2020)--We write today with an enormous sense of sadness. It had been our fervent hope since the outset of the coronavirus pandemic that public health measures and increased availability of testing would allow us to offer our undergraduates a hybrid learning experience this fall that, by including... Read more →

What Would Have Happened if Corey Maggette at Duke Spent Four Years in College?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 11,2020)--When Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski received a commitment from Corey Maggette out of high school, he figured to have the talented wing player for four seasons. After all, he was one of the only coaches in college basketball not feeling the pain of players leaving Corey Maggette courtesy of... Read more →

Joe Murphy, Star Gloucester Catholic HS/College Athlete, Legendary SJ Football Coach, Proud Boilermaker

UPDATED Gloucestercitynews.net files William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (August 5, 2020)--Former Gloucester City resident and Gloucester Catholic Athletic Director Joseph R. Murphy passed away on August 2, 2020, at the age of 83. Murphy was an outstanding athlete at Gloucester Catholic starring in football, basketball, and baseball.... Read more →

NJ Residents Graduate from York College

YORK, PA (07/30/2020)-- Over 650 students graduated from York College of Pennsylvania on May 31. Zackery Booth of Moorestown, NJ (08057) Arian Cooper of Pennsauken, NJ (08110) Ryan DelaCruz of Woodlynne, NJ (08107) Dinae DeMayo of Wildwood, NJ (08260) Jacey Dickinson of Hainesport, NJ (08036) Matthew Dold of Somerdale, NJ (08083)... Read more →

NJ Students Welcomed at Wilkes University

WILKES-BARRE, PA (07/30/2020)-- Wilkes University is welcoming more than 500 students to campus as members of its new first-year class. The fall 2020 semester will begin on August 24 following the University's Welcome Weekend which provides first-year students with an introduction to life at Wilkes. Oyame' Adoga of Clementon (08021) will... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

New Jersey Students Receive Honors at Cabrini University RADNOR, Pa. (Grassroots Newswire) July 30, 2020 - The following local students earned academic honors from Cabrini University for the spring 2020 semester: * Alyssa Jankowski of Bellmawr (08031) was named to the President's List. * Steven Priest of Paulsboro (08066) was named... Read more →

Volunteer Center of South Jersey Announces Local Scholarship Winners

DeAisha Johnson Sewell, New Jersey— The Volunteer Center of South Jersey proudly announces the winners of the 2020 Scholarship Award for Volunteer Excellence (SAVE). This year’s winners are Thomas (TJ) Edmund, Jr. of National Park and DeAisha Johnson of Sicklerville. Under the program, two (2) $500 scholarships are awarded annually to... Read more →

Hofstra University Congratulates Spring 2020 Dean's List Students from New Jersey

HEMPSTEAD, NY (07/22/2020)-- Hofstra University congratulates the students named to the Spring 2020 Dean's List for their outstanding academic achievement. Students must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 during the semester to make the Dean's List. Kyra Bryant of Vineland , NJ Anaya Colon of Clementon , NJ... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Swedesboro resident named to UMass Lowell dean's list LOWELL, Mass. (Grassroots Newswire) July 24, 2020 - Kieran Burns of Swedesboro, N.J. (08085), has been recognized for achieving academic distinction at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Burns, majoring in electrical engineering, was named to the dean's list at UMass Lowell for the... Read more →

NJ Students Graduate from Kutztown University

KUTZTOWN, PA (07/20/2020)-- Kutztown University has conferred degrees for more than 1,200 students for the Spring 2020 semester. Kutztown University announces degree conferment twice a year, once in the winter and once in the summer. Commencement exercises are held in May and December; however, students finish the requirements for graduation throughout... Read more →

NJ Residents Named to Bryant U Dean's List

SMITHFIELD, RI (07/11/2020)-- Bryant University is dedicated to the pursuit, recognition, and celebration of academic excellence. The University is pleased to recognize the students who have been named to the Deans' List for the spring 2020 semester. "These outstanding achievements are particularly commendable as students have overcome significant challenges to demonstrate... Read more →

NJ Students Named to Albright College Deans List

READING, PA (07/09/2020)-- Local students have been named to the spring 2020 Dean's List honors at Albright College. To be eligible for the Dean's List, Albright students must earn a GPA of 3.75 or better while taking a minimum of three letter-graded courses during a semester. These students earned Dean's List... Read more →

NJ Residents Named to McDaniel College Dean's List

WESTMINSTER, MD (07/08/2020)-- McDaniel College announces its Spring 2020 Dean's List, recognizing full-time undergraduate students for outstanding academic achievement, including: Grayson Myers of Medford (08055) with Highest Honors Courtney Rosenstiehl of Turnersville (08012) with Honors Dylan Amos of Sewell (08080) with High Honors Mia Wilson of West Deptford (08096) with Honors... Read more →