Category Archives: October 2011

TCNJ Magazine: October 2011

Students use their smartphones to improve quality of life in Trenton

Students use their smartphones to improve quality of life in Trenton

A team of 30 TCNJ students used a tailored smart-phone “app” to engage in a “smart-phone mapping” pilot project, surveying and documenting the ongoing status of vacant, abandoned, and underutilized properties in The Historic District Redevelopment Area of Trenton.Continue Reading

TCNJ’s Bonner Center partners with Sustainable Jersey to create a greener tomorrow

TCNJ’s Bonner Center partners with Sustainable Jersey to create a greener tomorrow

A team of seven Bonner Scholars are taking part in an innovate new partnership with Sustainable Jersey with the goal of helping four municipalities attain Sustainable Jersey’s “Bronze Level” certification.Continue Reading

Photo gallery: Homecomings and Fall Weekends from yesteryear

Photo gallery: Homecomings and Fall Weekends from yesteryear

Homecoming 2011 will take place October 21 to 22. To get you in the mood, we dug up this collection of images from Homecomings and Fall Weekends gone by. Continue Reading

Working for justice

Working for justice

At any given time, U.S. Attorney Jacqueline Romero ’93 handles more than 20 cases, but one particularly complex case about gold coins recently landed her in the national news.Continue Reading

Field hockey star sails toward her goals

Field hockey star sails toward her goals

Sailing has long been Alex Okuniewicz’s passion. Now it could develop into a career for her. Continue Reading

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Two science profs awarded Fulbright Scholar awards

Two science profs awarded Fulbright Scholar awards

Thulsi Wickramasinghe, professor of physics, and Curt Elderkin, associate professor of biology, have each been awarded the prestigious J. William Fulbright Scholar award. Continue Reading

Cast your vote for Coach Hamilton

Get in the Homecoming Spirit! Vote for Coach Eric Hamilton ’75 for Liberty Mutual’s Coach of the Year. Four winning coaches each receive $20,000 for the school’s alumni association and $50,000 for the charity of his choice. Click here to vote.Continue Reading

TSC/TCNJ yearbooks still for sale

TSC/TCNJ yearbooks still for sale

A limited number of TSC and TCNJ yearbooks from 1979 to the present—leftovers from the original print runs and in excellent condition—are available for sale. Proceeds benefit the yearbook club. Find out how to get your copy. Continue Reading

’07 alum appointed interim head wrestling coach

’07 alum appointed interim head wrestling coach

Joseph Galante ’07 is only the third varsity head coach in program history, joining Mike Curry ’63 and David Icenhower MA ’78. Continue Reading