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Standing on the precipice of big time

While all students at the College are, of course, driven, motivated and intelligent, choosing a career is not always easy. And not everyone has it all figured out just yet. Four students tell their stories of sucess, future plans and job possibilities.

Helping the Nursing Shortage

As a child, a hospital full of doctors and needles can seem intimidating and overbearing. […]

Supporting the Troops

April 22, 2003 Kristina Fiore 0

Whether or not people are in support of the war, one wartime aspect is usually agreed upon: support our troops.

For most people, the troops are a far-off entity who are “protecting our homeland” and “fighting for freedom.”

This is not the case for two students at the College, Alison Litvack and Jen Nemmers. […]

Tie a yellow ribbon ’round the campus for me

April 22, 2003 Kristina Fiore 0

Yellow Ribbons are being tied all over lampposts outside the student center as well as on students’ jackets and residence hall room doors. Yet, there is more to the ribbon than meets the eye.

Yellow Ribbon Wearers

On the gray peacoat that she wears every day, Christine Brower, sophomore elementary education and psychology major, displays a yellow ribbon made from thin, ribbed material usually used for decorative gift-wrapping. […]

Photojournalist features real faces of Baghdad

April 22, 2003 Ashley Marty 0

Photojournalist Lorna Tychostup’s presentation, “The War in Iraq: Looking into the Eyes of the Enemy” attracted an excited crowd. With her photo exhibit/presentation, Tychostup showed pictures she took on a two-week trip to Baghdad this February. Her travel motive was to “bring home the face of the Iraqi people. […]

Habitat gives shingles for singles

April 22, 2003 Mike Franco 0

The College’s chapter of Habitat for Humanity sponsored a Build-a-thon last week to support its organization. The organization built an eight foot by eight foot shed that played an essential role in the fundraiser.

From Wednesday through Friday, students and campus organizations could buy $2 cedar shingles and personalize them with their names before the group added the pieces to the shed which was located outside between Green Hall and the student center. […]

‘Sopranos’ actress tells a saga of her own

April 15, 2003 Daniela Flores 0

Cuban-American actress and singer Jamie-Lynn Sigler brought a message of encouragement and hope to students at the College as the keynote speaker for Latin Awareness Month, sponsored by Union Latina.

Sigler is best known for portraying “Meadow” on the hit HBO show “Sopranos. […]

Dancers tap, tango and flip for Cancer fund

April 15, 2003 Heidi van Beever 0

The gym in Packer Hall was packed last Thursday for the first ever Dancers for Cancer event.

The event, presented by the TCNJ dance team, included performances by the Dance Team, Synergy, the TCNJ step team, the TCNJ Cheerleaders, Lamda Theta Alpha, Lamda Theta Phi, Alpha Psi Chi and solo performer Carolyn Blum. […]

Women who rock

April 15, 2003 Dan Brady 0

It’s been a while now since the days of the Spice Girls and girl power (thank God, some might say, myself included). But, just because Baby Spice is more like Old Spice now, doesn’t mean that the idea of Girl Power has relinquished its place as a powerful influence on the music industry. […]

90s: Booty-shaking, grunge and a new reality

April 15, 2003 Casie Wexler 0

Where did Mr. Belding go? Why is it that I can see teen sensation Joey MacIntyre on “Boston Public,” but I can’t find that damn Mr. Belding behind any desk on TV?

It seems as though we have all forgotten the beauty of the 90s (intentionally or not) and that the focus today seems to be on the 80s and all of those other decades I can’t remember. […]

Vigil combats ignorance of eating disorders

April 15, 2003 Teresa Rivas 0

To promote awareness of eating disorders, Delta Phi Epsilon gathered on the steps of Green Hall last Saturday, April 12, to hold a vigil.

One of the sorority’s philanthropies is ANAD (Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders) and the theme of the second annual vigil was “accept yourself, accept others. […]

Women use their voices to take back their power

April 8, 2003 Kristina Fiore 0

For the tenth year in a row, the Women’s Center marched for a woman’s power to use her voice.

Last Wednesday night on the steps of Green Hall, men and women gathered to show their support for “Take Back the Night.”

“Over the past 10 years, we have worked hard to break the silence surrounding sexual assault and I hope that we will continue to do so, until the violence stops and a night like tonight is no longer needed,” Emily Bent, senior women’s and gender studies major, said. […]

GUTS spread awareness

April 8, 2003 Jennifer Dressler 0

In an attempt to better educate students about this topic, the Gay Union of Trenton State at TCNJ (GUTS), in conjunction with the Women’s Center, invited speaker Noelle Roop to the College. Roop delivered a lecture concerning rape and sexual assault, Tuesday, in Forcina Hall. […]

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