Angee Gonzalez and Peace Nosa-Omorogiuwa will represent Essex County College on the New Jersey All-State Academic Team. They are also now nominated for the All-USA Community College Academic Team, which will be unveiled this spring.   Newark resident Angee is an Education major with a perfect 4.0 grade point average. Peace, who also carries a…

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Angee Gonzalez is one of only 10 two-year college students nationally to receive the inaugural Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Pearson Scholarship for Higher Education. The award is for $5,000.   The Education major with the perfect 4.0 grade point average will also receive free Pearson textbooks as part of the scholarship. The Newark resident…

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Five Essex County College Nursing alumnae recently completed their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree requirements at New Jersey City University (NJCU), the first for Essex through a federal grant program. Victoria Aljure, Daphne Chung (valedictorian for the class), Catherine Manza, Nancy Rodriguez and Dhyana Velez were honored at NJCU’s August 6 pinning after…

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Jobs as Supply Chain Management (SCM) logisticians, with an annual median salary of more than $72,000, are rapidly growing nationwide. Essex County College is launching career training in this burgeoning field in which students can earn a nationally recognized certificate in one of eight specialties in as little as six weeks.   The College has…

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