Guarini Institute for International Education and Economic Mobility

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Guarini Institute for International Education and Economic Mobility

Welcome to Our Institute

Our mission is to create novel tools to facilitate the economic mobility of individuals and families experiencing financial hardship.

Our vision is that financially vulnerable individuals and families have access to relevant information and resources to improve their upward economic mobility.

NJCU’s Guarini Institute hosts webinar “Financial support for families facing childhood cancer: Launching the portal brokenNotBroke.”

On June 11, the Guarini Institute at NJCU will host a webinar with leaders from medical institutions, social workers associations and foundations to discuss the impact of childhood cancer on the financial stability and economic mobility of families and communities. The event will also launch the portal developed by the Guarini Institute at NJCU. 


NJCU’s Guarini Institute Partnering with U.S. State Department’s Young Leaders from the Americas Program

The Guarini Institute has been selected as a partner organization of the Young Leaders from the  Americas (YLAI) program overseen by The United States Department of State. The aim of the YLAI program is to empower entrepreneurs to strengthen their capacity to launch and advance their entrepreneurial ideas and effectively contribute to social and economic development in their communities. 

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NJCU and GLACO Sign Groundbreaking MOU to support Latino and Latin America community

NJCU led by the Guarini Institute signed a first-of-its-kind MOU with the “Grupo Latinoamericano de Cónsules en New Jersey”, an alliance made up of 17 Latin American consulates. The purpose of the MOU is to explore ways for NJCU to collaborate with the consulates, and thus will, strengthen both institutions' commitment to serving Hispanic communities in New Jersey. 

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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 18, 2022.

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