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Author Jon Meacham opens the 2018-2019 Distinguished Lecture Series

Presidential Historian Jon Meacham Offers Perspective and Hope

Taking a long view of the American political climate, presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jon Meacham reminded an audience at Kean University that the country has come through difficult times before and will again.

Lesniak Institute at Kean University Prepares Next Generation of Advocates

Former New Jersey Sen. Raymond J. Lesniak continues his focus on advocacy at the Lesniak Institute at Kean University. He also will teach a course at Kean this Spring on how students can become effective advocates in their communities.
Members of Be the Change N.J. at Clinton Global Institute - University. L-R are Darnell Felder, Fernanda Moura, Gabriela Hurtado and Khamayah McClain.

Be the Change N.J. Attends Clinton Global Initiative Event

Members of a Kean-based advocacy group joined more than 1,000 other students at the Clinton Global Initiative - University (CGI-U) conference in Chicago this month and came back with renewed commitment to their work in ending violence and addressing homelessness.
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Return of the Cougars for Homecoming

The Kean University community came together for a day of fun and school spirit at Kean’s Star Wars-themed Homecoming, Return of the Cougars.
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New Kean Logo concepts

Vote on Your Next Kean Cougar

The next Kean cougar is up for a vote. Kean University is developing a new spirit logo for use in athletic and student promotion that will better and more cohesively promote the University.
The cover of the Choir's first single Behold Him

Kean Gospel Choir Releases Single

The Kean Gospel Choir, three-time winners of McDonald’s Gospelfest, one of the nation’s best-known gospel competitions, has released its first single, Behold Him.
Keith Bostian

Q&A: Kean Scientist Helps Lead International Race for New Antibiotics

Keith Bostian, Ph.D., dean of the New Jersey Center for Science, Technology and Mathematics, is one of the leading scientists in the world researching drug-resistant antibiotics.
Hand written tags and labels adorned the fine of ancient Madeira wine

Liberty Hall Museum’s 200-Year-Old Wine to Be Auctioned

The centuries-old Madeira wine discovered at Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University is going on the auction block. Christie’s New York will auction the collection of rare Madeira wine, bourbon and other spirits on December 7.
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Kean President Dawood Farahi reads to a pre-school class on campus.

President Farahi Is 'Mystery Reader' at Child Care Center

Davinder Kaur's preschool class at the Kean Child Care and Development Center had a special "Mystery Reader" this week — Kean President Dawood Farahi, Ph.D.
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Two Kean occupational therapy students work with a client

A Costa Rica Discovery for O.T. Students

Four occupational therapy students at Kean decided to postpone their final fieldwork on the path toward graduation so they could spend more than two weeks volunteering their healthcare skills in Costa Rica on a TraveLearn adventure.