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Q&A: Student Researcher – Gabriel Serrano

Q&A: Student Researcher – Gabriel Serrano

Gabriel Serrano is a senior computer science major in The Dorothy and George Hennings College of Science, Mathematics and Technology at Kean University. Serrano, who is from Springfield, is mentored by Kean Assistant Professor Daehan Kwak, Ph.D.

Dr. Henning at the front of a room gestures, while an audience seated at tables listens.
Closing the Equity Gap Is Focus of Kean’s Inaugural Assessment Summit

Closing the Equity Gap Is Focus of Kean’s Inaugural Assessment Summit

Kean’s first-ever Assessment Summit explored an equity-centered approach to assessment to help close the achievement gap among students from different backgrounds, and heard from scholar and author Gavin Henning, Ph.D., an expert on using assessment as a “vehicle for equity.”
Mike Milazzo, wearing a dark suit and red tie, looks outward.
Kean Graduate Honors Parents, Professors with Endowed Scholarship

Kean Graduate Honors Parents, Professors with Endowed Scholarship

A 2011 Kean University graduate is giving back to his alma mater with a scholarship for communication students in honor of his parents and two of his former professors in the Department of Communication, Media and Journalism (CMJ).

Kean President Repollet and Chief of Staff Audrey Kelly, with Governor Murphy hold signed agreement.
Kean Expands International Partnerships During New Jersey East Asia Economic Mission

Kean Expands International Partnerships During New Jersey East Asia Economic Mission

Kean University President Lamont O. Repollet, Ed.D., signed partnership agreements with three higher education institutions in Asia this week as part of a historic New Jersey East Asia Economic Mission with New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy. 

Laura Baecher in a blue shirt smiles as she stands on Kean's Union campus.
Kean Welcomes Associate Provost for Faculty Development Laura Baecher, Ed.D.

Kean Welcomes Associate Provost for Faculty Development Laura Baecher, Ed.D.

Following a comprehensive national search, the Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that Laura Baecher, Ed.D., has been named Kean’s new associate provost for faculty development, effective this week.  

Kean and the New Jersey Devils Establish New Partnership

Kean and the New Jersey Devils Establish New Partnership

The University has teamed up with the New Jersey Devils to provide students with educational and professional opportunities. The partnership gives students the chance to participate in a sports-business themed course co-facilitated with the team each year, and more. Let the power play begin!
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President’s Task Force on Advising Makes Student Advisement Recommendations

President’s Task Force on Advising Makes Student Advisement Recommendations

The President’s Task Force on Advising this week presented five broad recommendations to improve academic advising at Kean University through streamlined implementation, transparent and thorough communication, targeted training and updated technology. 

Where Are the Spotted Lanternflies?

Where Are the Spotted Lanternflies?

It may seem like spotted lanternflies are gone, but according to research at Kean University, they’re just moving to the bright lights and big cities.

Tony winner Alex Newell poses with Kean students backstage.
Music and Theatre Students Share the Stage with Tony Winner Alex Newell

Music and Theatre Students Share the Stage with Tony Winner Alex Newell

Students in Kean’s music and theatre conservatories had another opportunity to sing with a Broadway star, this time joining Alex Newell as backup singers at their recent Kean Stage concert.
A group shot of Kean Theatre Conservatory students
Theatre Students and Faculty Participate in On-Stage Intimacy Training

Theatre Students and Faculty Participate in On-Stage Intimacy Training

Kean Theatre Conservatory students and faculty learned techniques for staging theatrical kisses, offering consent and more.