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NJ Residents Named to The University of Scranton Fall 2020 Dean's List

SCRANTON, PA (01/14/2021)-- Local residents were among more than 1,800 students named to The University of Scranton's Dean's List for the 2020 fall semester. The Dean's List recognizes students for academic excellence. A student must have a grade point average of 3.5 or better with a minimum number of credit hours... Read more →

Lebanon Valley College Recognizes Fall 2020 Dean's List Honorees from New Jersey

ANNVILLE, PA (01/14/2021)-- Lebanon Valley College congratulates more than 800 students named to the Dean's List for the fall 2020 semester. Dean's list students must maintain a GPA of at least 3.4 out of 4.0. Local students include: Ariana Genna of Newfield (08344), a graduate of Camden County Vocational-Technical School, is... Read more →

NJ Students on Dean's Commendation List at Gettysburg College

GETTYSBURG, PA (01/15/2021)-- Gettysburg College students take pride in their work, and we are likewise proud to announce their recent academic achievements. Students with a quality point average in the range of 3.300 to 3.599 for a semester's work were recently placed on the Deans' Commendation List. The following students from... Read more →

NJ Residents Named to the Gettysburg College Dean's List

GETTYSBURG, PA (01/15/2021)-- Gettysburg College students take pride in their work, and we are likewise proud to announce their recent academic achievements. Students whose semester averages were 3.6 or above were recently placed on the Dean's Honor List. The following local students have been awarded this outstanding academic achievement in the... Read more →

CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students

Kutztown University Announces Fall 2020 Dean's List KUTZTOWN, PA (01/14/2021)-- More than 2,325 students have been named to the Fall 2020 Dean's List at Kutztown University. To be eligible for the Dean's List, an undergraduate student must be registered for at least 12 credits and have a minimum grade point average... Read more →

Grove City College's Marc Ebiri of Medford and classmates win national recognition for chapter

GROVE CITY, PA (01/12/2021)-- Grove City College Physics student Marc Ebiri of Medford and classmates win national recognition for chapter. The Grove City College chapter of the Society of Physics Students (SPS) has won an Outstanding Chapter Award from the SPS National Office - again. The Grove City College chapter has... Read more →

Bucknell Students Named to Dean's List

LEWISBURG, PA (01/12/2021)-- Bucknell University has released the dean's list for outstanding academic achievement during the fall semester of the 2020-21 academic year. A student must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0 to receive dean's list recognition. The following students have achieved dean's... Read more →

Ally Carbonar, of Somers Point Partaking in Production of 'Spring Awakening'

at Baldwin Wallace University BEREA, OH (01/12/2021)-- Ally Carbonar of Somers Point (08244) was part of the cast and crew from Baldwin Wallace University that, under the direction of Victoria Bussert, created the first collegiate virtual production of the powerful Broadway rock musical "Spring Awakening." Carbonar, a graduate of Academy of... Read more →

CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students

Muhlenberg College Announces Students Named to Fall 2020 Dean's List ALLENTOWN, PA (01/12/2021)-- Congratulations to the Muhlenberg College students and Muhlenberg College School of Continuing Studies students who were named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2020 semester. Students with a term GPA of 3.50 or higher were recognized for... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

SRU announces fall 2020 dean's list SLIPPERY ROCK, PA (01/07/2021)-- Slippery Rock University has announced its dean's list for the fall 2020 semester. The dean's list consists of SRU undergraduate students who earned an adjusted semester grade-point average of 3.5 or higher, based on a schedule of at least 12 newly... Read more →

CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students

Local Student Shauna Reitan Named to Graceland University Fall 2020 President's List LAMONI, IA (01/04/2021)-- The honor roll lists for Graceland University's 2020 fall term have been announced, and Shauna Reitan of Lumberton, NJ, has been named to the president's list. Graceland University students with a perfect 4.0 grade point average... Read more →

Bob Jones University Students from NJ Named to President's List

GREENVILLE, SC (01/05/2021)-- The following students are among approximately 600 Bob Jones University students named to the President's List for high academic achievement during the Fall 2020 semester. To qualify for the President's List, students must earn a 3.75 or higher grade point average for the semester. Rebecca Church is a... Read more →

CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students

Students Named to the University of Vermont Dean's List BURLINGTON, VT (12/21/2020)-- To be named to the dean's list, students must have a grade-point average of 3.0 or better and rank in the top 20 percent of their class in their respective college or school. Kennedy Brown of Bellmawr Alina Chiccarine... Read more →

Rowan University Graduate Jess Durnian Keeps The U.S. Navy Fit

GLASSBORO, NJ – When Jess Durnian came to Rowan, she was an Exploratory Studies major. Now, the Health Promotion and Fitness Management graduate is a Moral Welfare and Recreation (MWR) Fitness Coordinator for the U.S. Navy. The former Prof women’s soccer player works at the Naval Weapons Station Earle. The station’s... Read more →

Raquel Kenyon of Woodbury Graduates from Georgia Southwestern State University

AMERICUS, GA (12/18/2020)-- Raquel Kenyon of Woodbury graduated from Georgia Southwestern State University during the Fall 2020 Commencement Ceremony held on Saturday, December 12 in the Convocation Hall of the Student Success Center. GSW recognized Spring, Summer, and Fall graduates in the Class of 2020 across four smaller, socially-distanced ceremonies. Kenyon... Read more →

CNB Spotlight on NJ College Students

Justin Shorter to Join Holy Cross Football Team WORCESTER, MASS. (12/17/2020)-- Justin Shorter from Swedesboro is one of 14 student-athletes who will be joining the football team at the College of the Holy Cross next fall. Shorter was part of the incoming class announced by Crusader head coach Bob Chesney on... Read more →

CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students: Montclair State Presidential Scholars

MONTCLAIR, NJ (12/17/2020)-- The Presidential Scholars Program invests in the intellectual growth and success of New Jersey's youth, recognizing the state's high-achieving students and helping them make the most of their undergraduate experience. Fewer than 10% of Montclair State's incoming class is invited to become a part of this exclusive community... Read more →

CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students

Ally Washburn named to Dean's List ROME, GA (12/16/2020)-- Ally Washburn of Haddonfield, NJ., was named to the Fall 2020 Dean's List at Berry College. The Dean's List honors students who posted an academic average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale while carrying a class load of at least... Read more →

Muhlenberg Mules Podcast: Moore of Bordentown Discusses Work with Congressional Candidate

Muhlenberg students Billy Moore '22 (left) and Ramiro Osuna '22), both members of the College wrestling team ALLENTOWN, PA (12/14/2020)-- Issued less than a week before Election Day, Episode 8 of the Muhlenberg Mules Podcast talks to two wrestlers, including William Moore of Bordentown (08505), who were heavily involved in the... Read more →

NJ Residents Graduate from The University of Tampa

TAMPA, FL (12/10/2020)-- The University of Tampa virtually hosted its 151th commencement on Saturday, Dec. 5 to honor 618 degree-seeking candidates. The following local students graduated from The University of Tampa. Christine Szuchy, of Mount Laurel, graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. Gianna Silvanio, of Sewell,... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Cherry Hill Resident Jonathan Landay Completes Intensive Research Project WORCESTER, MA (12/09/2020)-- Jonathan Landay of Cherry Hill, NJ, a member of the class of 2022 majoring in Robotics Engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), was a member of a student team that recently completed an intense research project titled The History,... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Belmont University Announces Fall 2020 Dean's List NASHVILLE, TN (12/07/2020)-- The following students achieved the Dean's List at Belmont University for the Fall 2020 semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C. William... Read more →

Bloomsburg University holds Meals, Manners and Mentors Event

BLOOMSBURG, PA (12/04/2020)-- Bloomsburg University held its first etiquette event on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, with 147 students attending. Meals, Manners and Mentors was designed to simulate a professional conference and networking experience and help students gain confidence with professional interactions and etiquette. Students were mailed a package prior to the... Read more →

Rowan University's Cormican, Marks, Jarrett and Bean Serving As SAAC Officers

GLASSBORO, NJ (December 3, 2020)--Rowan University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has announced its officers and representatives for the 2020-21 academic year. These students lead the group that acts as a liaison between the Profs’ student-athletes and the athletic administration to advance the interests of all athletic programs at the school. Serving... Read more →

Is PA Becoming the Next NBA Star Factory?

(December 4, 2020)--Every year, some NBA contenders cannot wait to hear their names being called out on draft night as this enables them to start their professional basketball careers. With the level of preparation required to transit to a pro in the NBA, the fate of becoming a basketball legend has... Read more →

Mount Laurel Student Graduates from New York Institute of Technology

OLD WESTBURY, NY (11/30/2020)-- Ji Hyeon Jung of Mount Laurel (08054) was one of more than 1,300 students who received degrees as spring graduates of the New York Institute of Technology Class of 2020. Jung graduated with a BS in Computer Science. About New York Institute of Technology New York Institute... Read more →

Cinnaminson native Burns helps Alvernia place first

in AOTA Student Conclave Knowledge Bowl READING, PA (11/19/2020)-- Samantha Burns of Cinnaminson, NJ (08077) was among a group of five Alvernia University 5th year Occupational Therapy students who secured first place in the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Virtual Student Conclave Knowledge Bowl 2020. "We were excited about our win... Read more →

Adelphi Grad Writes, Directs the Comedy Film 'Friendsgiving'

Writer and director Nicol Paone, originally from Lyndhurst, New Jersey, currently resides in Los Angeles. GARDEN CITY, NY (11/19/2020) "Friendsgiving," a new film featuring Jane Seymour, Kat Dennings and Wanda Sykes among others, is written and directed by Adelphi University alumna Nicol Paone. The holiday comedy, produced by Ben Stiller, opened... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Shane Kelly of Sewell named to Bryant University's 2020-21 Senior Advisory Council SMITHFIELD, RI (11/17/2020)-- Bryant University President Ross Gittell, Ph.D., is very proud to announce the 2020-21 members of the University's Bryant Senior Advisory Council (BSAC). In a year like no other, this distinguished group of students representing the Class... Read more →

CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students at Colgate

Spring 2020 Dean's Award with Distinction HAMILTON, NY (11/20/2020)-- Students who receive a term grade point average of 3.6 or higher while completing at least three courses for a conventional letter grade during the spring 2020 semester earn the Dean's Award with Distinction. The following students in your area have earned... Read more →

NJ Students Named to New York Tech Presidential Honor List

OLD WESTBURY, NY (11/11/2020)-- Local college students were among the more than 1,500 New York Institute of Technology students named to the university's Spring 2020 Presidential Honor List. To qualify for the Presidential Honor List, a student must achieve a minimum semester GPA of 3.7 and complete at least 12 credit... Read more →

New Jersey college students earn named scholarships at Baldwin Wallace University

BEREA, OH (11/04/2020)-- Students from our area were among 680 students who earned scholarships at Baldwin Wallace University this fall. BW has a long history of scholarship support from alumni, faculty, trustees and friends. Over 400 named scholarships provide more than $3.5 million to help students attend, persist and graduate from... Read more →

CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Cumberlands congratulates summer graduates WILLIAMSBURG, KY (11/06/2020)-- In what has been one of the most unprecedented years in history, there are still hardworking people achieving their goals, new doors of opportunity opening, and worthwhile reasons to celebrate. In fact, right now, there are more than 1,100 reasons to celebrate - one... Read more →

Home Country: Old Jasper Blankenship and Deer Hunting Season

Slim Randles | CNBNews Contributor Old Jasper Blankenship went out to hunt deer the other day, the same way he’s done for decades now. Deer season has changed a lot for Jasper over the many years he’s been at it. As a kid, he couldn’t wait until he was old enough... Read more →

CNBNews Salute to NJ College Students

Kevin Nakai of Bridgeton, Citadel Class of 2021, wears the ring CHARLESTON, SC (11/03/2020)-- Kevin Nakai of Bridgeton, New Jersey joins the thousands of alumni who proudly wear The Citadel ring. The seniors of the Class of 2021 were celebrated with a traditional Ring Presentation Ceremony at 5 p.m. on Friday,... Read more →

South Jersey Residents Earn Award from WGU

SALT LAKE CITY (Grassroots Newswire) November 2, 2020 - The following local residents have earned an Award of Excellence at Western Governors University. The award is given to students who perform at a superior level in their coursework. * Kendall Amos of Deptford, N.J. has earned an Award of Excellence at... Read more →

Captains of the 2020-21 Rowan Women's Basketball Team Named

Kennedy Brown Ayanna Johnson, Grace Marshall Juliette Tobin Alexis Kriley GLASSBORO, NJ – Seniors Alexis Kriley and Juliette Tobin and juniors Grace Marshall, Ayanna Johnson and Kennedy Brown have been named captains of the 2020-21 Rowan women’s basketball team. “This is the Gold and Brown season for our senior captains Alexis... Read more →

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 →