Local businesses miss students over break

February 4, 2009 David Karas 0

On any given day, it is common to witness students making the pilgrimage down Pennington Road to local convenience stores, coffee shops and restaurants. It has practically become an unspoken tradition for customers and businesses alike.

Needless to say, many local businesses take notice when the College is on break and eagerly await the return of their “College regulars. […]

Students face crowds, cold to witness inauguration

January 28, 2009 David Karas 0

Two College students were able to view the inauguration of President Barack Obama from a vantage point that was better than any on campus.

On Jan. 20, while most students gathered around projector screens in the Brower Student Center, Eickhoff Hall and classrooms, junior political science major Mike Tracey and his girlfriend, sophomore political science and sociology major Anya Saretzky, were in Washington, D. […]

Students find New Orleans still in disrepair

January 21, 2009 David Karas 0

Efforts to rebuild post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans and the surrounding area are still very much underway, and 26 of the College’s Bonner Scholars recently joined volunteers from around the nation to pitch in. On Jan. 18, the group returned to New Jersey after a weeklong trip to the region, though they remain keenly aware that there is still much work to be done. […]

Annual lecture bewitches audience

November 6, 2008 David Karas 0

In the midst of a brisk October evening, just two days before Halloween, students could be observed flocking to the Music Building for a most unusual event.

On Oct. 29, Michele Lise Tarter, associate professor of English, presented her 10th annual witch lecture to a packed Mildred and Ernest E. […]

Out in Jersey editor shares tips on publishing

October 1, 2008 David Karas 0

Toby Grace, editor of Out in Jersey magazine, visited the College on Sept. 26 to share tips with journalism students on how to start careers in publishing, an industry with an uncertain future.

Grace, a graduate of the College, was invited to speak by Ed @ TCNJ, a networking group for students interested in magazine editing. […]