Georgian Court, Catholic Higher Ed Affirm Pope’s Position on Climate Change
September 23, 2015
As Pope Francis makes his through Washington, D.C., New York and Philadelphia, he will have the support of 169 Catholic college and university leaders worldwide, including Joseph R. Marbach, Ph.D., president of Georgian Court University.
The Same, But Different: GCU Hosts Teachers From Taiwan
August 5, 2015
Rachel Yu, who is studying to become at teacher, knows that certain activities come with the job, including speaking in front of the class, reviewing assignments, and giving tests.
The National Taipei University student learned a few lessons of her own while visiting Georgian Court University and completing a student teaching assignment earlier this year at St. Veronica’s Elementary School in nearby Howell. She was among eight student-teachers whose trip was sponsored by the Taiwan Ministry of Education’s overseas internship program.
GCU Students Join Governor’s Hispanic Fellows Program
August 4, 2015
Through the Governor’s Hispanic Fellows Program, Georgian Court University students Sabrina Cruz and Bianchi Valdez worked as interns for New Jersey’s state government this summer. This primary purpose of the program is to develop leadership skills of participating students.
Every year, Metro-North Railroad holds its summer internship program, giving students an insider’s look at the largest transportation network on the content. This summer, one of the 60 students participating was Miriam Hunte, a Georgian Court University accounting student.
‘Supper’ by GCU’s Silvana Cardell Moves, Motivates
July 16, 2015
In some ways, Silvana Cardell’s story of coming to America would seem to be much simpler than that of some immigrants. Her journey to citizenship wasn’t the type of odyssey one hears so much about these days of fleeing political or religious persecution. Ms. Cardell, who heads Georgian Court University’s dance program, came to this country to pursue opportunities as an artist. She’s been a U.S. citizen since 2013.
For one week in July, female students from the Lakewood School District came to the GCU campus to have fun with science as part of the grant-funded Girls Involved in Science & Technology (GIST) program.