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How to Stop Procrastinating and Start Studing

Students often feel procrastination in college. The reason for that is that they have a lot of homework, and can’t manage their time as they want. They can’t walk with their friends or watch their favorite movies. They should write papers or do complicated assignments in the evening. All this can cause sadness and procrastination in students, especially before the exams. At the same time, struggling against this feeling is crucial to getting a degree and being successful. To cope with the problem, some students order essays cheap in online services. Such custom companies help students with written assignments. So,... Read more →


NATIONAL TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY:

A Salute to Each and Every Teacher Across the Nation

This year the National Year of the Teacher and National Teacher Appreciation Day is May 2-6 and May 3, 2022. In 1986 President Ronald Reagan captured the significance that teachers have on each of us in the following proclamation honoring teachers across the United States. December 22, 1986 By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation When Henry Adams wrote, "A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops," he expressed a sentiment that any student could share. Teachers help us learn to read, to write, and to count-and how to study. By word... Read more →


NJAC Honors Six Rowan Student Athletes

GLASSBORO, NJ -- The New Jersey Athletic Conference announced its weekly awards that features five Rowan student-athletes among its ranks. Nicole Notarianni was named the NJAC Women's Outdoor Track & Field Track Athlete of the Week with teammate Nevaeh Lorjuste selected as the NJAC Rookie of the Week. Jason Tomaino captured the NJAC Men's Outdoor Track & Field Rookie of the Week. Ryan Mostrangeli was chosen as the NJAC Baseball Player of the Week. Lastly, Molly Green earned NJAC Women's Lacrosse Rookie of the Week honors as well. Notarianni, who was named the track athlete of the week for the... Read more →


Rowan Softball IS Back! Winning Both NJAC Games Against Montclair Today; Return To Action on Tuesday

GLASSBORO, NJ -- #16 Rowan took down Montclair State in a NJAC Doubleheader winning both games on Saturday with an identical 3-0 score in each contest. Game one Emily August notched her third game this season and fourth in her career with 10 or more strikeouts as the senior served up a dozen K's on just four hits and a walk. August moves to 11-4 on the year. Devyn DiPasquale got the home team on the board in the second with a two-out triple just inside the right-field line to plate Breanna Bryant. In the top of the third, the... Read more →


*HARD ROCK TO HOST STOCKTON SCHOLARSHIP GALA

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (CNBNEWSNET)On Saturday, May 14, 2022, the Stockton University Foundation will hold its annual Scholarship Benefit Gala at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. Among the Foundation’s many fundraising initiatives, the largest is the Annual Scholarship Benefit Gala. The event provides donors, alumni and friends the opportunity to impact Stockton University students through event participation and sponsorship recognition. Proceeds from the event will provide direct assistance to Stockton students through the Benefit Gala Endowed Scholarship Fund, which provides more than $150,000 in direct student aid annually. Since 2007, the Scholarship Benefit Gala has added more than... Read more →


Rowan's Rally Fall Short as Stockton Wins 95-91

GALLOWAY, NJ – Rowan rallied from a 19-point second-half deficit, but Stockton was able to hold on in the final minutes and earn a 95-91 win in the NJAC Men's Basketball Championship game. The Profs will now await the possibility of an at-large bid to the NCAA Division III Tournament, with the selections being announced on Monday at 12:30 p.m. The loss ended an eight-game winning streak for the second-seeded Profs (23-5). Rowan (23-5), which had its eight-game winning streak come to an end, was led by Damian Smith, who scored a career-high 21 points, with 14 in the second... Read more →


Rowan to Play Stockton Saturday For NJAC Men's Basketball Title

GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan will look to take home its second conference title in the last three seasons played when the #2 seed Profs take on #1 seed Stockton in the 2022 NJAC Men’s Basketball Championship on Saturday, February 26. Tip-off at The Sports Center in Galloway, NJ, is 6 p.m. The NJAC champion earns the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Tournament, with the bracket being announced on Monday, February 28 at 12:30 p.m. 2022 NJAC CHAMPIONSHIP – February 26, 6 p.m. #2 ROWAN (22-4) at #1 STOCKTON (23-4) • Rowan’s last NJAC title came in 2018-19,... Read more →


Dakota Adams Leads Rowan Basketball to 70-53 win over Ramapo

GLASSBORO, NJ – Dakota Adams had 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Rowan women’s basketball team to a 70-53 win over Ramapo in a conference game today at Esby Gym. The Profs are now 15-8 (12-4 NJAC) as they head into final week of the regular season. It was the fourth straight double-double of the season for Adams and her 10th in the last 12 games. She also added three blocks in the win. Kristina Johnson was the only other Prof in double figures with 12 points as she converted 3-of-4 shots from the field. Savanna Holt was... Read more →


Women's Basketball: Rowan Cruised to 73-47 Win at Rutgers-Newark

NEWARK, NJ – Dakota Adams had 13 points and 13 rebounds and Nicole Mallard added 11 points as the Rowan women’s basketball team cruised to a 73-47 win at Rutgers-Newark in NJAC play. The win is the third straight for the Profs as they improved to 14-7 on the year and 12-3 in the league. Adams shot 6-for-12 from the field and grabbed eight rebounds while notching her seventh double-double of the season. Kate Herlihy scored 10 points and Eliana Santana also had 10 rebounds for the Profs, who held an impressive 61-41 margin on the boards. Rowan dominated from... Read more →


THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY ...(X)

Advanced Placement Courses--Part Two

(The SECOND of a four-part CNBNEWS series Dumbing Down American Education) Dorothy Philbin I CNBNews Contributor THE STORY BEHIND THE STORY (VIX) ...Dumbing Down Education Part I A friend of mine has a grandson who will graduate from high school in June. No big thing? The grandson is graduating with a high school diploma plus an Associate's Degree. By taking advanced placement courses this student was able to polish off two years of college while in high school. Should students be able to do this? Are they learning as much by taking AP courses online as they would in a... Read more →


Stockton University The Place for Students To Learn and Earn at the Jersey Shore in Summer

Stockton University is offering a special summer tuition and housing package for students who want to live, learn and earn at the Jersey Shore this summer. Stockton will offer a 20 percent discount on undergraduate tuition and fees during the 2022 summer sessions for students who live in the Stockton Atlantic City Residential Complex for the summer. The Board of Trustees approved the discount at the Dec. 8 meeting. The goal is to give college students the opportunity to live and work in the Atlantic City area during the summer while also continuing their education. “There are many summer job... Read more →


Courses on Drones Available at Atlantic Cape May Community College

South Jersey residents interested in obtaining a degree or certification in drones can now take classes at Atlantic Cape Community College’s Cape May County campus. This fall, Atlantic Cape Community College began the process of moving all of its Unmanned Aircraft System classes to its Cape May County campus by Spring 2023. “Atlantic Cape’s drone program is moving to Cape May County Campus to educate and train the workforce along with fostering entrepreneurial opportunities for our students and the community,” said Cape May Campus Dean Maria Kellett. “These collaborative efforts will support the growth and development of unmanned aviation, emerging... Read more →


GOOD NEWS: Stockton University Repopulating Atlantic White Cedar Trees on Galloway Campus

For immediate release; with photo November 11, 2021 Galloway, N.J. - Stockton University is contributing to state efforts to repopulate Atlantic white cedar trees in New Jersey by replanting a section on the university's campus. Last spring a cedar swamp was cleared for the purpose of replanting new cedar seedlings. Over several days this fall, some 2,500 cedar seedlings were planted on the wetlands clearing. ​​The replanting was coordinated by Matthew Olsen, ​​assistant professor of Environmental Science, Kyle Caccamesi, a senior Environmental Science major, and Bob Williams, of Pine Creek Forestry. The trays of seedlings were donated by New Jersey... Read more →


Stockton Receives Grant to Build Maple Syrup Industry in South Jersey

November 23, 2021 Aaron Stoler, assistant professor of Environmental Science, and Ryan Hegarty '21, the maple grant's research assistant, install tubing in Stockton's sugarbush. Galloway, N.J. - Stockton University’s Maple Grant project gave South Jersey a taste of locally-prduced maple syrup, and the reaction was sweet enough that people want seconds. This year, the project was awarded a second grant from the United States Department of Agriculture for nearly $500,000 over three years to begin building a maple syrup industry in South Jersey. The funding will be used to develop “production hubs” in South Jersey counties and Philadelphia. Potgential hub... Read more →


Stockton's Holocaust Center to Host Event for Book on Love Stories that Survived the Holocaust

November 22, 2021 Galloway, N.J. - The Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center at Stockton University will host a Zoom book launch at 11 a.m. Dec. 5 for the book, “Love With No Tomorrow: Tales of Romance During the Holocaust” by Mindelle Pierce. Mindelle Pierce is the daughter of the Jack and Rose Najman who lived in Margate and were Holocaust survivors from Eastern Europe. An Atlantic County resident, Pierce is a member of the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center Executive Committee at Stockton University. The book features the love stories of 27 couples who met before... Read more →


Stockton Virtual N.J. State of the Food System Symposium Dec. 3; Event is Free and Open to Public

Galloway, N.J. _ Assembly Speaker Craig J. Coughlin and N.J. Department of Agriculture Secretary Douglas Fisher will be among the speakers at the inaugural N.J. State of the Food System Symposium virtual event to be held from 1-4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3. Organizer Jeanine Cava, a founder of the N.J. Food Democracy Collaborative, said the goal of the symposium is to learn about shared and interconnected food system challenges. The event is free and open to the public All sessions are online. The schedule is: Welcome: 1-1:15 p.m. Overview of NJ FDC: Why a Food System Approach? Jeanine Cava, NJ... Read more →


Cannabis Career Fair Schedule Nov. 17 at Stockton

Galloway, N.J. - Stockton University in conjunction with NJ Cannabis Insider and the New Jersey Cannabusiness Association will host the Cannabis Career Fair and Business Exp from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday Nov. 17 in the Campus Center on the Galloway Campus, 101 Vera King Farris Drive. Cannabis-related businesses will be set up in the Event Room. The schedule of keynote speakers in the theater is: 9 -9:45 a.m.- From NFL Stars to Cannabis Entrepreneurs: Our Story Former NFL players Dominique Easley & Jordan Reed 1:30 a.m. - Cannabis Operators: From Classroom to Industry Dan Grodberg, Bennabis Health... Read more →


Applications open for the 2022 Norm Brodsky Business Concept Competition at Rider University

by Rachel Stengel '14, '20 Rider University will reward entrepreneurial spirit with a full, four-year tuition scholarship in the 2022 Norm Brodsky Business Concept Competition. The annual competition challenges high school students to present their innovative business ideas in front of a panel of judges, Shark-Tank style during a live finale. Seniors will compete for the grand prize of a full, four-year tuition scholarship, while juniors and sophomores will compete for cash prizes and the chance to automatically be entered into the senior competition when eligible. To enter, high school students must submit a 400-word description of their business idea... Read more →


PENNSYLVANIA SPORTSBOOKS SURGES TO NEARLY $580M IN SEPTEMBER

Gross revenue from sportsbooks, online casinos just miss records as state’s gaming industry continues to gear up for a promising fall, according to PlayPennsylvania (LAS VEGAS) — Betting volume at Pennsylvania’s online and retail sportsbooks in September was the second-most all-time for the state, nearly hitting $580 million for just the second time. A spike in interest was inevitable during the first full month of football, but the surge in both sports betting and online casino gambling — which produced more than $110 million in revenue — is indicative of an industry that continues to grow and mature, according to... Read more →


Senator Sarlo Visits Stockton Atlantic City & Galloway Campuses

Galloway, N.J. -N.J. Senator Paul Sarlo, (D-Bergen Passaic), chairman of the New Jersey Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee, toured the Stockton Atlantic City and Galloway campuses on Wednesday, Oct. 13 to see the progress of the city campus and surrounding University District, and the main campus growth. “Sen. Sarlo has been a great supporter of Stockton and a champion for higher education in New Jersey,” Stockton President Harvey Kesselman said. “We are thrilled to show him how the state’s investment in Stockton is benefitting not just our students, but the city of Atlantic City and the region.” Sarlo toured the... Read more →


Rowan Men's Basketball Schedule Released

GLASSBORO, N.J. -- The Rowan men’s basketball team has announced its schedule for the 2021-22 season and a return to the hardwood for the student-athletes and coaches, after missing last year due to the pandemic. Coach Joe Crispin’s squad will open the year against the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on Friday, November 12 at the TownePlace Suites Tip-Off hosted by Messiah (PA), marking the first game for Rowan since February 26, 2020. The consolation and championship will be held on November 13, with Clarkson rounding out the field. Rowan makes its return to its home court, Esby Gym, for the... Read more →


Stockton Poll Reveals: Voters Prefer Murphy over Ciattarelli Because of His COVID Policies

Galloway, N.J. – Incumbent Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, buoyed by support for his COVID-19 policies, leads Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli by 9 percentage points, according to a Stockton University Poll released today. But Murphy reaches only the 50-percent mark, leading Ciattarelli 50%-41% including voters who lean toward one candidate or the other. Nine percent are undecided or not liking either candidate in the statewide New Jersey poll of 552 likely voters. The poll was conducted for the William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy at Stockton University the week before Tuesday night’s first gubernatorial debate. Murphy received positive job ratings... Read more →


*Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Set for August 20-22

The Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame officially announces its 5th Annual Induction Weekend scheduled for August 20 through August 22, 2021. Boxing enthusiasts will enjoy the experience of a lifetime with an action-packed weekend of festivities hosted at Atlantic City resort industry leader, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, along with FantaSea Resorts and the historic Claridge – A Radisson Hotel who will team up to rollout the red carpet for this memorable event. “It’s a GREAT day for Atlantic City as I’m elated to welcome the Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame back to our great city. Ray McCline... Read more →


Rowan Soccer Coming Back in the Fall

GLASSBORO, NJ - The Rowan men’s soccer team will return to action in the Fall of 2021, after more than a year layoff due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the opening game set for September 1 at Johns Hopkins. For the 2021 season, the Profs return a strong group from the 2019 squad which was ranked 15th in the nation and reached the NCAA Sweet 16. Among the leaders of the talented squad are forwards Jay Vandermark (12 goals) and Chad Yates (9 points), goalkeeper James Weinberg and defender Aaron Robertson. The Profs will play in a pair of early-season... Read more →


Stockton U Hosting Virtual Summer Entrepreneurship and Business Academy

The Stockton University School of Business will hold a virtual Summer Entrepreneurship and Business Academy for rising high school juniors from July 19-23. The program, which will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., will introduce students to college level business courses. Participants will learn about accounting, business analytics, computer information systems, finance management, marketing and hospitality. The program includes sessions with area business leaders and a business plan competition. Thanks to donors, students may be eligible to attend for free. Interested students should apply by June 18. More information on SEBA is online at School of Business | Stockton... Read more →


Wheaton Knocks Rowan into Loser's Bracket

Rowan's baseball team was knocked into the double-elimination loser's bracket on Friday by Wheaton. The Profs play today, Saturday at 5:30pm. The photo was taken at Veterans Memorial Stadium, Cedar Rapids, IA CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – Wheaton (21-5) scored two runs in the first inning and never looked back as it handed Rowan a 6-0 defeat in the Profs’ first game of the NCAA Division III World Series at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Rowan (29-5) will next play on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. against the loser of the Salisbury-SUNY Cortland game, which is being played late Friday night. Wheaton jumped out... Read more →


Rowan's Murphy, McIsaac, Atiya Named to Annual D3baseball.com All-American Team

GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan’s Ryan Murphy (Reading, PA/Wilson), Ryan McIsaac (Millville, NJ/Millville) and Eli Atiya (Cherry Hill, NJ/Cherry Hill) have been named to the 13th annual D3baseball.com All-America team, as the World-Series bound Profs joined a select list of players selected from more than 800 nominated. Murphy, a junior right fielder, was named the All-America Third Team in his first year with the Profs. One of Rowan’s top hitters all season, he is now batting .393 with team-highs of 35 RBI, a .693 slugging percentage and nine home runs, which includes two grand slams. He has also been named the... Read more →


Rowan Wins Regional Championship Headed to Div. III College World Series

photo provided MARIETTA, OHIO - (May 30, 2021)--Jared Marks scored the winning run in the 10th inning on a ground out by Victor Cruz to give No.7 Rowan a 9-8 win over No. 4 Marietta (38-6) to capture the Marietta Regional Championship and send Rowan to the Division III College World Series for the first time since 2005. It marks the sixth Regional title in Rowan history, but the most recent since the Profs captured the Mid-Atlantic Region title in 2004 and 2005. Rowan (29-4) is headed to the NCAA Division III World Series to be held at Perfect Game... Read more →


Rowan Defeats Stockton, Advances to Semifinals Beginning May 14 in AC

Victor Cruz hit a three-run home run and Donald Zellman earned the win on the mound (photos provided) GLASSBORO, NJ - Victor Cruz hit a three-run home run and Donald Zellman earned the win on the mound as Rowan defeated Stockton, 6-1, in the deciding game of the NJAC Championship Tournament Quarterfinal series. The Profs (22-4) now advance to the semifinals and will host a best-of-3 series beginning on Friday, May 14 at Sandcastle Stadium in Atlantic City, facing the winner of the Montclair State-Kean series that finishes up on Sunday. There will be two games played on Friday in... Read more →


College Baseball: Rowan and Stockton Begin Quarterfinal Series Friday, Games Begin at Noon

GLASSBORO, NJ – The top-seeded Rowan baseball team opens its quest for the conference title when the Profs begin play in the 2012 NJAC Baseball Championship Tournament on Friday, May 7. Rowan will host 8th-seeded Stockton in a best-of-three quarterfinal series with games at noon and 4 p.m. If a third game is necessary, it will be played at Rowan on Saturday, May 8 at 2 p.m. Gloucestercitynews.net graphics The Profs, winners of their last 10 games, are 19-3 and 17-1 in the league and have moved up to ninth in the national rankings by D3Baseball.com. Rowan is seeking its... Read more →


Four Rowan student-athletes earned NJAC Weekly honors

PITMAN, NJ - Four Rowan student-athletes earned NJAC Weekly honors for May 3 - Cat Thomas (softball); Jah'mere Beasley (men's track & field); Nana Agyemang (men's track & field); and Nicole Notarianni (women's track & field). Freshman Cat Thomas (Pompton Plains, NJ/Immaculate Heart Academy) was named the Rookie Pitcher of the Week as she went 2-0 in two starts in the softball team's 4-0 week, in which the Profs clinched the top seed in the NJAC Championship Tournament. In the 1-0 win over Rutgers-Camden, she scattered five hits and struck out two, while she picked up the dec Sophomore Jah'mere... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students

Lebanon Valley College Recognizes Winter Student-Athletes ANNVILLE, PA (04/08/2021)-- Lebanon Valley College recognized the men's and women's ice hockey athletes who competed for the Flying Dutchmen athletic teams during the 2020-2021 winter season. Eric Malcarney of Haddonfield (08033), a graduate of Gilmour Academy, is a member of the men's ice hockey team and is pursuing a bachelor of science in business administration. Zikmund Mroz of Mullica Hill (08062), a graduate of National Connections Academy, is a member of the men's ice hockey team and is pursuing a bachelor of science in business administration. About Lebanon Valley College For three consecutive... Read more →


College Track/Field (Men and Women): Rowan University at the Oscar Moore Invitational

ROWAN MEN’S TRACK & FIELD WINS 12 EVENTS AT THE OSCAR MOORE INVITATIONAL GLASSBORO, NJ – The Rowan University men’s track & field team took first place in 12 events at the Oscar Moore Invitational. Jah’mere Beasley won the 100 meter dash in 10.86. Beasley was the top finisher in the trials with a time of 10.95. He finished the 200 meters in 21.93 for first place. The 4x400 meter relay of Hunter Barbieri, Jake Kolodziej, Vincent Delle and Amara Conte ran a winning time of 3:22.15. The Profs took first through third in the 110 meter hurdles. John Nguyen... Read more →


Rowan University's SGA Receives Update on the Glassboro-Camden Rail Line

Glassboro-Camden Line Representatives Talk about New Developments with SGA Corey RothauserMarch 24, 2021 The GCL would span 18 miles and connect Camden and Glassboro to Philadelphia through diesel light rail vehicles (DLRVs) along 14 stations. - Photo via glassborocamdenline.com Following the release of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), two representatives for the Glassboro-Camden Line (GCL) construction project spoke during the Rowan University Student Government Association (SGA) Senate Meeting on Monday, March 22, before senators voted in favor of a resolution that supports the construction. John Hanson, CEO of the Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) and president of the Port Authority... Read more →


WOMENS SOFTBALL: Rowan Sweeps Muhlenberg

GLASSBORO, NJ– The Rowan University softball team swept Muhlenberg College, 5-3 and 6-3 in the home opener on a cold and wet afternoon. The second game was called after five innings on account of darkness. Shortstop Payton MacNair led the Profs (4-2) in the opener with three hits, a triple, three RBI, and one run. Right-hander Cate Thomas (2-1) was the winning pitcher and Alexa Saccomanno earned the save. Left fielder Morgan Zane and catcher Cali Kramer each had one hit and one RBI. For Muhlenberg (0-2), Sarah Karmazyn was three for four with a double, one RBI, and one... Read more →


How to Prepare for Your First UTV Race

Initially used at farms and ranches for hard work, UTVs are now the latest rage in hardcore racing. These powerful machines can cross any challenging terrain, from desert dunes and steep sludge hills to forest paths, mud trails, rocky ledges, and many more. While many people still use the “work” side-by-sides, manufacturers provide thrill-seekers with slick, narrow, roaring metal beasts to take to the next adrenaline-pumping race. Are you a fan of UTV competitions? You have come to the right place! Today, we are here to give you a short guide on preparing your competition UTV for the next challenge!... Read more →


Stockton Partners with Schools for Summer Business Academy Scholarships

MediaWizeFebruary 4, 2021 The Stockton University School of Business is partnering with area school districts to offer scholarships to its new summer business academy for rising high school juniors, according to a news release. Stockton recently reached an agreement with the Asbury Park School District to provide five spots in the 2021 Summer Entrepreneurship and Business Academy (SEBA) to students from Asbury Park High School. The university is also working with other area school districts, including Atlantic City and Pleasantville, to attract students with an interest in business and entrepreneurship. “We are very excited to partner with Asbury Park in... Read more →


Cross Country/Track Athlete Keller Bean Rowan University's Woman of the Year

GLASSBORO, NJ – Cross country/track athlete Keller Bean was selected Rowan University's Woman of the Year by the New Jersey Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (NJAIAW ) for its celebration of the 2021 National Girls and Women's Sports Day on Wednesday, February 3. Bean is being honored with the state's other student-athletes through a virtual presentation. Video Presentation This is the 35th year of the national celebration to inspire girls and women to play and be active, and to realize their full power. With the COVID-19 pandemic, the Women's Sports Foundation recognizes the importance of staying mentally and physically... Read more →


ROWAN UNIVERSITY SPORTS: From Runner To Runway, Meet Rowan's Kevin Lauer

Kevin Lauer is a cross country/track runner at Rowan University by Joe Nicolo '22 GLASSBORO, NJ - Kevin Lauer is a cross country/track runner at Rowan University and he has quite an interesting resume. He is majoring in Elementary Education and flying past his competition on the track. Along with his endeavors, Lauer is actively working to become a pilot. Lauer has proven himself to be first-class in all aspects of life. He separates himself from his peers in the classroom and on the track. During the 2019-20 indoor season, he was chosen to the Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team.... 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 Mainside is located in Colts Neck, NJ and the Waterfront is in the Leonardo section of Middletown, NJ. The main duty of her job is to provide fitness and sports recreational activities to Active Duty personnel and their families. She started her career as a MWR Recreation Assistant and... 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 the Dean's Award with Distinction from Colgate: Kelly Glenn is a Environmental Studies major at Colgate who graduated from Mainland Regional High School, and is from Linwood, NJ (08221) Adam Zaharoni is a Geology major at Colgate who graduated from Pennsbury High School, and is from Cinnaminson, PA (08077)... Read more →


College Kids Returning Home for Thanksgiving, Winter Break?

How Families Can Stay Safe During Pandemic Many colleges will soon close until the spring semester as COVID-19 surges nationwide. A Virtua Health expert – and dad of a returning college student – offers advice. (Marlton, N.J.) Like many parents, Dr. Chris Pomrink will bring his son home from college for Thanksgiving and an extended winter break. But while the Virtua Health physician will be happy to see his son Luke, he wants to protect his loved ones from a potential, unwanted visitor: COVID-19. “Coronavirus is everywhere, and many college campuses have been hit especially hard,” said Dr. Pomrink, an... Read more →


Kokos, Marks, Ryback and Schooley Named Rowan Baseball Team Captains for 2020-21

GLASSBORO, NJ - Seniors Alex Kokos, Jared Marks, Drew Ryback and Nick Schooley have been named captains for the 2020-21 Rowan baseball team, as announced by head coach Mike Dickson. “We hold our captains to the highest standards. They understand the importance of accountability, grittiness, reliability, and the relentless pursuit of excellence. They are the first ones to identify what team standards are and the last ones to break them. These four student-athletes are great representatives of the University, the Athletic Department and our program,” said Dickson, who has guided the Profs for six seasons. Kokos (Wayne, NJ/Wayne Valley), a... Read more →


Head Injury Risk for Soccer Players could be reduced with Simple Adjustments to the Ball (video)

The average soccer player heads the ball 12 times in a game, and each header carries up to 100g acceleration, enough to cause serious brain damage. A Purdue study led by Prof. Eric Nauman quantifies how inflating balls to lower pressures, and subbing them out when they get wet, has the potential to reduce head injuries by about 20%. WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Up to 22% of soccer injuries are concussions that can result from players using their heads to direct the ball during a game. To reduce risk of injury, a new study recommends preventing how hard a ball... Read more →


6 Student-Athletes Chosen to Lead Rowan Women's Track and Field Teams

GLASSBORO, NJ – Seniors Olivia Scattergood, Alyssa Sanders, Nicole Notarianni, Sidney McLeod-Whitener and Kari DiTonno and graduate student Jennie Sabol are captains of the Rowan women’s indoor and outdoor track & field teams. “These young women are excellent leaders in the classroom and on the track,” stated head coach Derick “Ringo” Adamson. “They are good communicators and motivators. Olivia takes command of the entire throws unit. She is dedicated to making sure the entire team is on task. For example, she set up a Zoom meeting to go over how to register for class with the freshmen and transfers. She... 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 the approximately 150 guests at the outdoor ceremony held in O’Donnell Park, across from the Stockton Atlantic City campus. “It will create good jobs today, help prepare the next generation, and diversify the economy of Atlantic City.” Murphy said the future of Atlantic City is powered not just by... Read more →


Campus survey: 42 percent of students say their college doesn't empower free speech

By Bethany Blankley | The Center Square Gloucestercitynews.net files (The Center Square) – Conservative students on college campuses across the U.S. are more likely to self-censor than their more liberal classmates out of fear of backlash or retribution, according to a first-of-its-kind student survey commissioned by RealClearEducation and the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE). The survey is the largest of its kind – canvasing 20,000 students at 55 U.S. colleges and universities about their experiences with free speech on campuses. Conducted by College Pulse, the survey ranks schools according to how open and tolerant students say they are,... Read more →


Stockton Clears Student Who Used Trump Photo in Political Facebook Status

A student at Stockton University faced disciplinary charges after he posted a political Facebook status and changed his Zoom background to a photo of President Donald Trump similar to this one. ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Aug. 19, 2020 — Stockton University administrators on Tuesday dropped the final charge pending against a student investigated for a political post on Facebook and a Zoom background of President Donald Trump. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education first wrote to Stockton on Aug. 7 to defend the free speech rights of doctoral student Robert Dailyda. The public university dropped five of the six charges... 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 status, disruption charge remains Amid public backlash, Stockton now claims student’s Facebook status, not his Zoom background of Trump, is the “substantial disruption” warranting the charge Student still faces probation, community service, a decision-making workshop, and a fine for expressing his political opinion on social media ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.,... Read more →


Rowan's Track & Field Coach Adamson to be Interviewed on WEE Radio Tuesday

NEW YORK, NY (August 3, 2020)--– Rowan University’s women’s country and track & field coach Derick “Ringo” Adamson will be interviewed live on the Wee Radio Network on Tuesday, Aug. 4 from 7-8 p.m. He is the guest on Second Base, the all-sports program catering to a Jamaican/Caribbean clientele, at www.weeradioonline.com and hosted by Dale Brown and Aubrey Campbell. Adamson has coached the Profs for 14 seasons and they have won 14 New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) Championships, three in cross country and 11 in indoor and outdoor track & field. He was chosen the NJAC Coach of the Year... Read more →