By Press Release Monday, January 19 2015 @ 07:46 PM EST
(HackensackUHN) and Seton Hall University (SHU) announced today that the two institutions have signed a memorandum of understanding to form a new, four-year school of medicine. This partnership will establish the only private school of medicine currently in the state and provide a significant economic boost to the region. The school intends to locate on the campus of the former Hoffmann-La Roche Inc. (Roche), a state-of-the-art biomedical facility, in Nutley and Clifton, New Jersey.
By Post Monday, January 19 2015 @ 02:00 PM EST
NEARLY 300 MAYORS TO BE IN D.C. FOR THE 83rd WINTER MEETING OF THE UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF MAYORS
MAYORS TO RESPOND TO STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS PENING PRESS CONFERENCE | Wednesday, Jan. 21 | 12 Noon ET
Washington, D.C. – On the heels of President Obama’s State of the Union Address (SOTU) and under the leadership of USCM Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson, nearly 300 of the nation’s mayors will convene in Washington, D.C. at the Capital Hilton Hotel to engage with Administration officials, Congressional leaders business leaders to ensure the health and economic recovery of America’s cities. This meeting comes at a critical time as the 114th Congress begins, with many new leaders and members in both the House and Senate.
By Post Saturday, January 17 2015 @ 09:25 AM EST
Cross-Cultural Competence Skills for Professionals in Social Service Fields February 12, 2015 - 9:00 am -3:00 pm Paula C. Rodríguez Rust, PhD, Expert Presenter 5 CEUs for social workers*
This course is designed for social service, counseling, and medical service providers with experience communicating with clients/patients in social service or clinical settings, and is appropriate for professionals with advanced degrees in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, and related fields, as well as individuals without advanced degrees who have experience working with clients in social service settings.
By Post Saturday, January 17 2015 @ 09:17 AM EST
(Newark, New Jersey, January 16, 2015) - Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) has been named as a 2015 Digital Edge 25 honoree, produced by IDG Enterprise media brands CIO and Computerworld and the CIO Executive Council. The Digital Edge 25 awards honor enterprises that have leveraged digital technologies such as social, mobile, analytics and cloud to achieve highly significant transformation or innovation for their business, to give them a competitive “digital edge.”
By Post Saturday, January 17 2015 @ 09:14 AM EST
ORADELL, NJ, January 16, 2015 – Habitat for Humanity of Bergen County will be hosting an information session for its upcoming Global Village Trip to Taos, New Mexico on Tuesday, February 3rd at 7pm at First Presbyterian Church of Englewood.
By Post Friday, January 16 2015 @ 01:23 PM EST
PARAMUS, N.J. –
Bergen Community College has recognized the work of six faculty with national awards from the League of Innovation in the Community College.
“The efforts of these faculty reflect an institutional commitment to innovation and evolution,” Bergen Vice President of Academic Affairs William Mullaney, Ph.D., said. “By finding solutions to past, present and future challenges, initiatives led by Bergen faculty set a new framework for helping students achieve success.”
By Post Friday, January 16 2015 @ 01:20 PM EST
Master Gardener Barbara Bell will present "Comparative Landscapes", a slide / lecture program on Thursday, February 5th, at 7:30 P.M., in the Harrington Park Library, 10 Herring Street, Harrington Park.
Take a journey through garden history from Ancient Egypt to the present. Explore the features that define different periods in landscape design and learn how events and cultural influences make these gardens specific to their times and continue to inspire us today.
By Post Friday, January 16 2015 @ 09:56 AM EST
Eligibility for the Aid and Attendance Pension can be quickly and easily determined over the phone. The veteran or surviving spouse must meet four basic criteria:
The veteran must have served at least 90 days in the service with one of those days during a time of war.
The veteran or surviving spouse must be over the age of 65.
The veteran, spouse or surviving spouse must have a medical diagnosis that warrants long term home care.
The veteran or surviving spouse must meet the financial criteria.
By Post Thursday, January 15 2015 @ 06:05 PM EST
Today the White House Announces New Steps to Strengthen Working Families across America
New Jersey working families called on President Obama to use the bully pulpit to push forward earned sick days and paid family leave policies in his State of the Union address. Today, his administration announced proposals to strengthen the middle class by giving working families the flexibility to balance their families and jobs. Letters, from New Jersey working families, parents, and business owners, were sent to the President as part of a package from 21 state coalitions fighting for these policies that make up Family Values @ Work.
By Post Thursday, January 15 2015 @ 05:53 PM EST
(Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey-January 15,2015) For the second year, The Community Chest and LeGourmet Factory are embarking on an “Epicurean Journey” and creating a unique evening of culinary fun and feasting. You don’t have to go to The City to enjoy a great evening out; you can stay right in Englewood and come to this chic space that is perfectly appointed and suited for a totally enjoyable evening with friends. The event will be held on Wednesday, February 25 (snow date – February 26), from 7:00 to 10:00 pm at 176A South Van Brunt Street, in Englewood, NJ.