Archives for: November 2014

‘Mercy in Real Life’ with Kerry Weber—at GCU

How are we meant to be Mercy every day? That was the question posed by Kerry Weber, a Mercy Associate and author of Mercy in the City, who spent the day at Georgian Court University on Nov. 18 to speak with the campus community and inspire us to integrate mercy works in our lives.

How are we meant to be Mercy every day? That was the question posed by Kerry Weber, a Mercy Associate and author of Merc...

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Class Act: GCU Alumna One of NJ’s Top Student Teachers

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Georgian Court alumna Charlee Bassillo was awarded The New Jersey Distinguished Student Teacher Award following a successful stint at student teaching at Howell High School during the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters.

Ms. Bassillo spent those semesters teaching English courses at Howell High School, including 9th grade Honors English I, 10th grade Academic English II, and 12th grade Academic English IV.

Upon graduating from Georgian Court summa cum laude in the spring of 2014 with an English degree, she was offered a full-time position as an English teacher at Howell High School.

Georgian Court alumna Charlee Bassillo was awarded The New Jersey Distinguished Student Teacher Award following a succes...

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Honoring our Veterans–A High Honor for Us All

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GCU faculty, students, staff and area residents honored veterans like John Brown (pictured with business major Mark Torlucci) for their service during a daylong observance at Georgian Court University.

GCU faculty, students, staff and area residents honored veterans like John Brown (pictured with business major Mark Torl...

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Minding Her Business: An Interview with MetLife Exec Bellaria Jimenez

Photo by Phyllis Schiavone

Bellaria Jimenez, M.B.A., CFP, ChFC, earned her graduate business degree at Georgian Court University in 2011. And while she learned plenty in the classroom, there are more lessons to be learned—and shared—from experience.

 

BellariaAs a managing director for MetLife Solutions Group in Cranford, NJ., Bellaria (left) and her team of more than 170 financial advisors work with businesses throughout New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. She is also the founder of WOW, Women of Wealth, and in February 2014 was named to NJ Biz Magazine’s Best 50 Women in Business. She took time from her busy schedule earlier this year to talk with Marissa Antunez, a full-time student in the GCU School of Business and a full-time manager for a national retailer at Freehold Raceway Mall.

Bellaria Jimenez, M.B.A., CFP, ChFC, earned her graduate business degree at Georgian Court University in 2011. And while...

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