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Kean Named a ‘National University’ by U.S. News & World Report, Ranked in Top 50 for Social Mobility

Kean was elevated to National University status by U.S. News & World Report, reflecting the University’s growing stature in research and scholarship, and Kean ranks 46th in the country for its strength in seeing economically disadvantaged students through to graduation.
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Join Us at the 2022 Jazz & Roots Music Festival

Pack a picnic basket and bring a blanket or chair to the second annual Jazz & Roots Music Festival, a free outdoor music festival on the Lawn at Enlow Hall at Kean’s East Campus in Hillside, New Jersey.
Kean staff display copies of All Boys Aren't Blue, the Common Read book selection.

By the Book: Kean Unites for Common Read of ‘All Boys Aren’t Blue’

Kean University students are building community and sharing an intellectual experience through the University’s second annual Common Read, in which students are invited to read the same book.
Carteret teacher Leana Malinowsky and Toms River teacher Christine Girtain

Two Kean Education Grads Vie for New Jersey Teacher of the Year

Middlesex County Teacher of the Year Leana Malinowsky ’08, ’12 M.A., and Ocean County Teacher of the Year Christine Girtain ’05 M.A., developed their skills and passion for teaching at Kean.
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Kean Summer Programs Highlights

Kean offered a dozen pre-college and youth programs over the summer, giving 400 students an opportunity to explore theatre, fine arts, scientific research, human rights, soccer and more.
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Kean Graduate Honored as Advertising ‘Fellow of the Year’

Kean University graduate Yohanny Capellan ’21 has been named MAIP Fellow of the Year for her work this summer in the national Multicultural Advertising Internship Program.
Kean President Repollet gestures as he speaks at a podium onstage at Wilkins Theatre.

President Repollet Celebrates ‘Kean on the Rise’ in Opening Day Address

Kean University President Lamont O. Repollet, Ed.D., today told a packed auditorium of faculty, staff and students at his Opening Day Address that “Kean is on the rise” and called on them to be part of the University’s continuing transformation.
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Kean Welcomes New Faculty for Fall Semester

Kean University welcomed more than 50 new faculty members this year as the University continues to climb higher in both scholarly research and transformational teaching.
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Kean Enrolling Largest Freshman Class Ever for Fall 2022

Kean University’s freshman enrollment this Fall is projected to be the highest in the University’s history, with more than 2,000 students currently registered for classes. The strong enrollment for full-time freshmen shows the increased demand for Kean’s affordable, world-class education.
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Life Science Apprenticeship Program Launching at Kean

The Institute for Life Science Entrepreneurship (ILSE) at Kean University has launched an apprenticeship program to train workers for life science careers.