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Terrie O'Connor, recipient of the 2017 Havemeyer Presidential Leadership Award

MAHWAH, N.J. – The Ramapo College Foundation will hold its 30th Annual Golf Outing at the North Jersey Country Club in Wayne, N.J., on Monday, July 17.  Proceeds from the outing provide scholarship support for qualified students, fund collaborative research initiatives between students and faculty and support special programs and projects on campus. Additional sponsors for the outing include DialAmerica, Inserra ShopRite Supermarkets, UPS, Prestige BMW & Prestige MINI, BMW of North America, Stryker, Lakeland Bank, Harwood Lloyd LLC, and Johnston Communications.

The Havemeyer Presidential Leadership Award, which is given to an individual who has offered his or her expertise and whose contributions have touched the lives of students, faculty and staff at Ramapo College, will be presented to Terrie O’Connor, founder and broker/owner of Terrie O’Connor Realtors in Ramsey, N.J. In 2012, Ramapo College’s Center for Innovative and Professional Learning entered into an affiliation with Terrie O’Connor Realtors Real Estate School, Ramsey, to prepare students and adult learners for successful careers as licensed real estate salespersons with the pre-licensing requirements necessary to pursue a career in the field.

Since beginning her career in 1981, she has been a consistent achiever in the New Jersey Association of realtors’ Million Dollar Sales Club. O’Connor is a member of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, the Employer Relocation Council, Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate, New Jersey MLS, and is licensed in both New Jersey and New York. She is a director on the boards of Commerce and Industry of New Jersey and the Mahwah Regional Chamber of Commerce, and she served on the Bergen County Executive Task Force of Affordable Housing. O’Connor is a member of the Valley Hospital Auxiliary and the Women’s Club of Upper Saddle River.

Cost for the outing is $575 per golfer/$2,300 per foursome. Sponsorships are available.  Tickets to the Awards Dinner are $125. To register and for more information, please visit or contact Liz Kloak at or call 201-684-6834.


Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice, and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others. Ramapo College is also distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by, boasts the best campus housing in New Jersey on, and is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools.

Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Data Science, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education.


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