Entries by Brick City Live

Civic journalism boot camp in Asbury Park announced, and the rolling application period is underway

The Citizens Campaign will host their two-day “City Storytellers Boot Camp” citizen journalism training program on October 25 and 26 in Asbury Park. The boot camp, which is supported in part by the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, will train 20 city-based New Jerseyans who want to learn how to harness journalism and online media to tell the story of both their […]

Hycide Magazine to launch its Newark issue with a one-night exhibit at the Newark Museum

Hycide magazine, the photojournalism and arts magazine founded by photographer and filmmaker Akintola Hanif, will celebrate its latest issue with a launch party and one-night exhibit at the Newark Museum on September 6. The seventh issue of the magazine will feature stories and images of Newark, by Newarkers. The concept for the issue was born when Nick Kline, […]

The Newark Youth Leadership Project is now accepting applications for paid internships

The Newark Youth Leadership Project is run by the Greater Newark Conservancy. Here are the full details on the program and application process: NYLP is a job training and leadership program of Greater Newark Conservancy​ that ​will focus on environmental issues including green jobs, the environment, healthy living, education and career exploration.​  Students will be […]

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 […]