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For Release: September 20, 2002


Governor McGreevey and Commissioner of Education Librera
To Launch Career Academy at Morristown High School

Governor James E. McGreevey and Commissioner of Education William L. Librera will be joined by Pfizer Pharmaceuticals CEO Hank McKinnell and local school officials to officially launch New Jersey’s newest career academy on Tuesday, September 24, 2002.

Ceremonies to mark the opening of the Medical Science Academy at Morristown High School are scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. at Morristown High School, 50 Early Street, Morristown.

Local dignitaries scheduled to attend include Thomas Ficarra, superintendent of the Morris School District, Adam Pechter, CEO of Prosperity New Jersey, Richard Garibell, principal of Morristown High School, and representatives from the County College of Morris.

Career academies will operate as partnerships among local schools, corporate sponsors and higher education. For more information about career academies or about the September 24 event, contact the Department of Education’s Public Information Office, 609-292-1126.

Medical Science Academy at Morristown High School
2 p.m., Tuesday, September 24, 2002
Morristown High School
50 Early Street, Morristown

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