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People Power Rocks at Lincoln Park

31. July 2014

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Lincoln Park concluded with another fantastic and safe event, for residents and visitors alike.  The great music and the pumping sounds and rhythms, sometimes overshadow other section of the festival that sometime get missed, but their place and function importance is equally worth noting.   During the three-day weekend, one such feature was the Sustainable, […]

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Rutgers University–Newark has received a $3.5 million grant to continue its efforts in leading a statewide program to increase minority representation in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.

30. July 2014

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The grant, awarded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), will fund the Garden State Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Phase II (GS-LSAMP II) from July 2014 through June 2019. GS-LSAMP II will expand upon the success of its precursor, GS-LSAMP, which exceeded its goal of doubling the number of minority students who earn their […]

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Sweet Retreat and their compiling Storing and Journey to the White house

29. July 2014

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The Sweet Retreat is not a bakery its a Cake Boutique, located on Newark’s Academy Street, the smell of delicious treats fills the air. This Labor Day coming up will mark their third anniversary of Newark’s first and best cupcake spot, Sweet Retreat Boutique. Located in Newark’s burgeoning Downtown Business district, Sweet Retreat caters to […]

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BCDC has partnered with UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) to host the British Consulate General at our Converge Pop-up

22. July 2014

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Brick City Development Corporation (BCDC) has partnered with UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) to host the British Consulate General at our Converge Pop-up Co-working Tech Space in the City of Newark. Information about the GREAT Tech awards program, which UKTI has launched, will be presented by Consul General Danny Lopez at the afternoon reception. About […]

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Hear Jane Read: Rutgers University-Newark Psychologist’s Research Gives New Meaning to Semantics, Value of Reading Aloud

21. July 2014

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BY CARLA CAPIZZI // For years a key way of diagnosing dyslexia has been how well a person reads aloud. Similarly, the reading skills of adult readers also have been assessed by having them read words aloud. “The idea is that the more you read in English, the more you will encounter words that don’t […]

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Dominos exhibition “A Subtlety”, not so Subtle

18. July 2014

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Last week we reported that Glocally attended with Newark artesian vendors, the annual African art festival in Brooklyn.  While in Brooklyn we got an opportunity to visit the Domino factory exhibition by Kara Walker, before it closed.  Deep in the 132 year past of the refinery, Ms Walker steered up the abandon facility with memories of […]

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Main Post Office in Newark, celebrate the new Harvey Milk Forever stamp

17. July 2014

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  Newark, NJ – The ornate lobby of the Main Post Office in Newark, NJ provided an excellent setting for a recent celebration of the new Harvey Milk Forever stamp issuance. The celebration featured an unveiling of the new stamp and included three speakers from the Northern NJ (NNJ) Postal District: Newark Postmaster Michael Deignan, […]

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Baraka, Newarks Blueprint Emerges in a 210 page documentmade public outline his next 4 years

14. July 2014

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At the Press conference at the Newark Public Library Mayor Mr. Baraka, unveiling the recommendations of his transition team on Wednesday, talked about the need to foster respect between those who serve Newark, including Corporate citizens and those who live here. Newark’s new mayor released his  report on his administration’s goals for the next four […]

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Rutgers University-Newark Advisory Board Ready to Shift Into High Gear During Second Year of Service

11. July 2014

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A year ago this month, Rutgers University-Newark entered a new era. For the first time in RU-Newark history, a dedicated Advisory Board began working with campus leadership in “implementing the teaching, research, and service mission of Rutgers University-Newark, the engagement of the campus with its local community, its region, and the State, and its commitment […]

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4th and Beyond traveling to Brooklyn International African Arts Festival

9. July 2014

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For the fourth of July weekend, Glocally followed some of Newark’s, aspiring entrepreneurs.  To where you might ask, well to Brooklyn.  Yes, Brooklyn to the 43rd Annual International African Art Festival (IAAF).  The 4 day IAAF event (Thursday July 3rd to Sunday July 6th) will be in full swing for its celebration of African and […]

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