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Fri
24
Aug

'Due Process', Produced at iTV Studio, Earns Regional Emmy Nominations

Associate Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, Sandy King, Raymond Brown

Due Process, the critically acclaimed public television series on law and justice produced in partnership with the Rutgers iTV Studio and the Division of Continuing Studies, has been nominated for six Emmy Awards by The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The awards will be presented September 22 in Philadelphia.

The nominations affirm the program’s long tradition of excellence, having been the winner of 19 New York and Mid-Atlantic Emmys since it premiered on New Jersey Network (NJN) in 1996.

Pictured: Associate Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, Sandy King, Raymond Brown

After NJN went off the air in 2011, Due Process found a new base at Rutgers Law School—Newark, through the efforts of Dean John Farmer, and a new production home at iTV Studio on the Livingston Campus in Piscataway, thanks to then-Vice President for Continuing Studies Ray Caprio.

Thu
23
Aug

Alternate Route Teacher Training Center Sets 2012-2013 Programs

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The Alternate Route Program is a nontraditional teacher preparation program designed for aspiring teachers who have not completed a formal teacher preparation program from an accredited institution, but wish to receive necessary training to become a NJ teacher. The Center for Effective School Practices, in conjunction with the NJ Department of Education, offers formal instruction to alternate route provisional teachers seeking certification.

The 2012-2013 Course Offerings are now available for review. Download a PDF for more information.

Mon
13
Aug

Johnson & Johnson School Health Leadership Program

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The Johnson & Johnson School Health Leadership Program, administered by Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies, Professional Development Division, is a fellowship program designed to facilitate the empowerment and further development of school nurses as leaders within their community’s educational and health services teams to improve student health practices.

The fellowship program includes:

  • Five-day Johnson & Johnson School Health Leadership Institute
  • Online continuing education courses in health areas
  • Continuing networking and development opportunities for alumni

Sponsored by Johnson & Johnson, this FREE professional development opportunity for nurses and their colleagues utilizes a competitive application process. To learn more about the program and application process, visit the program website.

Mon
13
Aug

New Rutgers Off Campus Programs Facility to Open at Atlantic Cape Community College

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Rutgers University’s 22,000-square-foot Mays Landing facility, a reflection of the success of the Off Campus degree program at Atlantic Cape Community College, is slated to open this Fall. The new building positions Rutgers to accommodate increasing regional demand for programs that enable working adults to continue their education close to home.

Designed to enhance the Rutgers student experience, the $7.5 million, two-story structure will house 11 classrooms, a 20-seat computer lab, student lounges, meeting space, and offices. The new educational facility is located on Atlantic Cape’s picturesque, 537-acre campus, nestled in the New Jersey Pinelands on Black Horse Pike (U.S. Route 322).

The ceremonial ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held in late September.

Mon
13
Aug

Center for Government Services Rolls Out its Fall Courses

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Center for Government Services courses are in high demand and the next round of courses are scheduled for the fall. Courses – ranging from Financial Management to Public Works - are taught by state and local government professionals and other experts who share their expertise and insights with course participants. Most classes are run throughout the state on an open-enrollment basis. However, on-site programs can be developed for individual local governments upon request.

To view the schedule, visit http://cgs.rutgers.edu/programs

Tue
28
Feb

An Award-Winning Year for Rutgers’ iTV Studio

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Rutgers’ iTV Studio, the fee-for-service video production unit of the Division of Continuing Studies and the university’s only professional broadcast facility, recently earned four DV Awards. This esteemed international digital video production competition recognizes outstanding creative and technical achievements.

 

iTV Studio was recognized in the 2011 DV Awards competition for:

Wed
04
Jan

Center for Management Development Honored for Making a Difference

(L-R) ASTD’s Catherine Baker, CMD’s Peggy Grant and Margaret O’Donnell, and ASTD’s Vanetta Gray at the awards ceremony.

Rutgers' Center for Management Development (CMD) was honored in December for its commitment to workplace learning, when the Mid New Jersey chapter of the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) presented it with a “Making a Difference” award. The tribute recognized the Center’s commitment to workplace development, as well as support of operations and programming for the chapter.

Since its founding in 1947, CMD has been an international leader in developing and delivering innovative training solutions to strengthen the business, human resources, leadership, and management skills of its individual and organizational clients. The Center serves as a sponsor for the mid New Jersey Chapter of ASTD, which is dedicated to advancing the knowledge and skills of workplace learning professionals in the New Jersey and Tri-State area.

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