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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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Ras Baraka is sworn into Office

2. July 2014

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Tuesday in front of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC),  on  July 1st, in the sweltering heat, and in front of hundreds of spectators, Ras Baraka  becomes the city of  Newark’s 40th mayor.  Mr. Baraka , “I want to thanked my Governor, Dick Codey for his leadership and support”.  Mr. Codey had officially sworn, […]

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Rutgers on the Move

1. July 2014

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Today marks Rutgers University 1st official day into the big 10 football elite.  The Big Ten Conference (B1G),  is the oldest Division I collegiate athletic conference in the United States. The conference competes in the NCAA’s Division I;  the highest level of NCAA competition in that sport.  Big Ten member institutions are predominantly major flagship […]

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It’s Official over the weekend Cami Anderson’s contract was renewed

30. June 2014

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Credit: NJTV, NJ SPOTLIGHT Gov. Chris Christie’s renewal of Cami Anderson’s, Newark schools Superintendent contract to continue running Newark public schools was replete with questions about exactly what it means in relation to school-reform efforts in the state’s largest district – and the governor’s own legacy.  Announced after business hours on Friday – at 5:23 p.m. to […]

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