Guarini Institute for International Education and Economic Mobility

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Welcome to Our Institute

The Guarini Institute for International Education and Economic Mobility is an economic mobility hub that leverages the diversity and strengths of our students and local community and applies educational technologies to champion efforts that improve the connection between education, jobs, and economic development.

Our mission is to increase the economic mobility of college students in the region by championing innovative approaches to education and economic development.

Our vision is that universities will become effective launchpads for improving upward mobility for all students.


NJCU’s Guarini Institute Brings International Audience to Jersey City with “Innovation and Security in Port Management in Israel and New Jersey” Forum

The event, spearheaded by NJCU’s Guarini Institute, was part of a three-day delegation between partners in Israel and the State of New Jersey held from June 7-8. Participants in the forum on June 8 included representatives from the business ecosystem in New Jersey interested in port management, cybersecurity, logistics, and supply chain including members of the chamber of commerce, incubators/accelerators, as well as faculty conducting relevant research.

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Governor Phil Murphy, Choose New Jersey and NJCU Sign Memorandums Of Understanding with Ireland’s Top Tech Universities and Incubators

New Jersey City University (NJCU) was the only four-year New Jersey higher educational institution as part of these historical discussions and partnerships, as leaders from NJCU’s School of Business and Guarini Institute for International Education and Economic Mobility joined the delegation of Governor Murphy and Choose New Jersey’s Mathews on a trip which will continue to expand NJCU’s international footprint.

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A Conversation with John C. Williams, President & CEO,
Federal Reserve Bank of New York

The Guarini Institute of International Education and Economic Mobility was honored to host a conversation with John C. Williams, the President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on Friday, February 18th, 2022.

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