Below, Dr. Gibson presents Jenna Marie Mellor, Volunteer Coordinator, (center, front), and Gwen Ross, Vocational Specialist, both from Covenant House (behind Mellor), with gifts collected from Essex County College’s Angel Tree Program. The two boxes of donations including baby products, toys and gift cards. Also pictured on the far left are Aqueel Washington, Service Manager,…

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More than 300 young men, seniors from Newark’s high schools, filled the College on November 24 as participants in an initiative by Mayor Ras Baraka (pictured below). The students came from Barringer STEAM Academy, and Central, Eastside, Barringer, Arts & Humanities, Malcolm X Shabazz, Weequahic and Westside High schools.   Where do We Go from…

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Kyle Pottinger, Director, Premium and Group Sales, New Jersey Devils Group Sales Department, speaks about his professional life and offers some career tips during the recent Employer Panel. A total of 175 people attended the event. To his right is Dr. Evadne Madison-Madu, Chairperson, Division of Nursing & Allied Health     Business Owner. Sales Director.…

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A Free and Open-to-the-Public Event on Thursday, October 9   More than 17 countries were represented by Essex County College’s most recent graduating class. Over 25% of those who are Hispanic/Latino make up this diverse population. In conjunction with Liberal Arts Month, Hispanic Heritage Celebration and Humanities Week (Oct. 6-10), the Humanities Department is hosting…

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