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Professor Emeritus Richard L. Peterson Continues to Inspire New Generations of 鶹AV Students

Dr. Richard L. Peterson has taught and mentored thousands of students pursuing careers in management information systems, helping the University’s programs adapt as technology evolved. With his commitment of an estate gift, he is memorializing his career while demonstrating his admiration for 鶹AV’s students.

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A Nod to the Past, a Look to the Future

Conference room named to honor the generosity of Dr. Edward J. ’68 and Valerie Faleski

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Celebrating Philanthropy

Festive evening thanks University donors for their generous support

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Michelli Scholarship Supports Excellence in Teaching in Underserved Communities

In their newest book, 鶹AV Professors Emeriti Nicholas M. Michelli ’64 and Tina J. Jacobowitz lay out a rationale for education as the path to social justice. Through their scholarship support, they put their philosophy into action, supporting 鶹AV students who plan to teach in underserved urban communities.

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Alumna Arlene Crescenzi Allen ’64 leaves gift of a lifetime

Forever revering her 鶹AV education, Arlene Crescenzi Allen ’64 left a transformational gift to the University that will assist generations of students in gaining their teaching education.

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A Lasting Tribute

The generous support of Ellan Ben-Hayon ’96 and his family and friends pays tribute to his deceased brothers and creates lasting opportunities for students

From Left: Laura Muth, 鶹AV President Jonathan Koppell, and Chuck Muth '77 in The Charles J. Muth Museum at Hinchliffe Stadium.

鶹AV Opens The Charles J. Muth Museum of Hinchliffe Stadium

New museum and learning center will chronicle history of Hinchliffe and serve as educational resource for Paterson and 鶹AV students

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Generations of 鶹AV Alumni Come Together to Pay It Forward

Alumni Frank Colombo ’12, Drew Heimlich ’12 and Frank Nelson ’84 are “Paying it Forward” with a scholarship and mentoring initiative that spans generations and springboards students to success.

鶹AV professor Pavlo Lushyn, who served as moderator, interacts with panelists Michael Levdanski, Jacquie Colgan and Marianna Tretiak.

Images of War: 20 Days in Mariupol

More than 100 guests attend screening of highly acclaimed documentary

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Green Teams Alumna Yvette Viasus ’20 is Mapping a Brighter Future

The PSEG Institute for Sustainability Studies Green Teams internship prepared Yvette Viasus ’20 to advocate for broad access to renewable energy and launched her career trajectory.

ADP Partnership Connects Students to Business Expertise

鶹AV and ADP have long worked together to prepare the coming generations of business leaders, a collaboration that provides students with cutting-edge programs, alumni mentoring and more to pave the way to career success.

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Supporting Student Success

Essex County (NJ) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated supports 鶹AV students with in-kind donations to the Red Hawk Pantry and Rocky’s Closet