Category: Higher Education

ROONEY: The college cheating scandal is limousine liberal privilege in practice!

TRENTON, N.J. — A major scandal rocking higher education in the United States is also raising larger questions about whether the current system is fair (or even makes sense). Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney was back on Chasing News with Bill Read More

Legislators sponsor resolution opposing sale of N.J. college to Chinese company

PRINCETON, N.J. — Will China soon own an institution of higher education on New Jersey soil? The century-old, Princeton-based Westminster Choir College, a well-respected music school, may soon be the property of a Chinese government-owned company named “Beijing Kaiwen Education Read More

UPDATE: Rider U. dean quits over Chick-fil-A campus ban

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. — Chick-fil-A isn’t welcome at Rider University after the Central Jersey college’s administration overrode the student body’s referendum to bring the popular fast food chicken phenom to campus last year. Administrators cited Chick-fil-A’s socially conservative “corporate values” as the Read More

You’re struggling to pay property taxes and college bills. Murphy gave $1.6 million to ‘undocumented’ students.

By The Staff _ Specifically? New Jersey spent your tax dollars on $1.6 million in financial aid for 513 undocumented immigrant college students who attended classes at Garden State colleges in the fall 2018 semester, a “priority” of the Murphy Administrating Read More

Rutgers will hold off collecting tuition from furloughed federal employees’ kids

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Rutgers raised its tuition rates 2.3% this school year. With the shutdown putting some federal employees’ paychecks on hold indefinitely? And a deal between President Trump and Speaker and Pelosi nowhere in sight? The president of Rutgers Read More

Rider University: China’s values are OK, but not so keen on Chick-fil-A

By Matt Rooney _ The values of the Left — and Leftist academia in particular — continue to astound, mystify and yes, depress the hell out of anyone paying attention, Save Jerseyans. Two recent headlines from Central Jersey come to Read More

Gaggle of N.J. academics announce redistricting working group

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey Democrats’ partisan redistricting amendment is on life support for the time being, but the state’s academic community is trying to get a jump on the upcoming legislative redistrict process.  According to a Monday afternoon press release, Read More