(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)August 20, 2015
MAHWAH, N.J. — Nicole Morgan Agard was appointed Director of Employee Relations at Ramapo College of New Jersey effective August 17. Previously, she served as Employee Relations Coordinator in the New Jersey Governor’s Office of Employee Relations in Trenton, overseeing the collective negotiation agreements for represented Executive Branch employees and for represented employees at the nine state colleges and universities. Prior to working at the Governor’s Office, Morgan Agard served as Associate Counsel for the Elizabeth Board of Education.
“I’m excited to have this new opportunity here at Ramapo where I’ll be working more on a local level,” said Morgan Agard. “I look forward to working with the faculty and administration and continuing good labor relations at the College.”
Morgan Agard, a Rockland County native, received her B.A. in Political Science and African-American Studies from Binghamton University, Binghamton, N.Y., and her Juris Doctor from Northeastern University School of Law, Boston, Mass.
She lives in Jersey City, N.J., with her husband and son.
About Ramapo College
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 comprehensive college is situated among the beautiful Ramapo Mountains, is within commuting distance to New York City, was named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and boasts the best on-campus housing in New Jersey per Niche.com.
Ramapo College provides its students with individualized attention, mentorship, and supports; hands-on learning; and a range of opportunities for service and leadership development. Its graduation and retention rates exceed national averages and it places approximately 1,000 students per year in internships in New York City. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice; is recognized as the state’s top college on the list of Best Disability Schools by Great Value Colleges; is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools; and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others.
Ramapo College’s over 40,000 alumni are the confident, intellectually curious, self-aware, and humble people who are highly sought after and who make a positive impact at local, national, and global levels. Ramapo College is distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by CollegesofDistinction.com. Every student at Ramapo is enrolled in its unique and award winning Pathways Program which equips and empowers students, across the continuum of their academic career, to secure internships, pursue graduate/professional school, and/or enter the job market.
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, Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Contemporary Instructional Design, Computer Science, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice.
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