Maryjane Briant has been named news and media relations director at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.

Briant previously worked for more than 30 years at The Press of Atlantic City, where she rose to the role of managing editor and deputy content director.

She lives in Ventnor.

Sandy recovery

for businesses

National nonprofit Score will hold a workshop from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Richard Stockton College’s Carnegie Center in Atlantic City. The seminar provides advice for business owners seeking grants or loans to aid small businesses, as well as how to prepare for another natural disaster. To register, email acscore@ or call 609-271-8524.

More than 30 years’ experience reporting and editing for newspapers and magazines in Illinois, Colorado, Texas and New Jersey and 1985 winner of the Texas Daily Newspaper Association’s John Murphy Award for copy editing.