Entries by Brick City Live

Kevin Belfield appointed as NJIT’s dean of College of Science and Liberal Arts

Dr. Kevin D. Belfield has been named as NJIT’s Dean of College of Science and Liberal Arts, effective Nov. 1, 2014. Scientist, educator and researcher, Belfield currently serves as Pegasus Professor and Chair of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Central Florida. Before this, Belfield served as the department’s graduate coordinator and developed a […]

Rising Tide Capital awards three New Jersey entrepreneurs with $22,500 to grow their businesses

Monday night, three New Jersey entrepreneurs won a total of $22,500 in cash prizes to grow their businesses during the Start Something Challenge (SSC) Grand Finale hosted by Jersey City-based nonprofit Rising Tide Capital. Held at the New Jersey City University’s West Side Theatre, the event brought Rising Tide Capital’s community of supporters, partners, funders and […]

Do you agree with these 10 Newark stereotypes?

Real estate website Movoto.com posted a list titled "10 Newark Stereotypes That Are Completely Accurate". Among the items on list: #1: Newarkers are loud and proud of their city #2: You always know where you stand with a Newarker #4: Folks in Newark are giant deli snobs #9: Everyone has accepted that driving to Newark […]

Updated: Newark mural program organizers solicit community input ahead of mural creation

Updated 8/8/2014: The organizers of the Newwals Newark have slightly postponed the start of the project in order to solicity more ideas about its direction from the community. Here's the latest information: Newwalls Headquarters will open on August 11, 2014, where community members are welcome to visit and learn about the project.  This common ground will […]