Author Archives: TCNJ Editorial Staff

Up Front

Up Front

How did you earn money in college? We received quite a few responses to last issue’s question. Here are some of our favorites:   Playing video games I’ve played casually and competitively since age 2; it finally paid off in 2013 when I won almost $300,000 in the Turbo Racing League World Championship. My parents… Continue Reading

Since We Saw You Last…

Since We Saw You Last…

A first for TCNJ > The college’s inaugural Lavender Graduation honored graduating seniors who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgendered; studied LGBT-related issues in their coursework; or were involved with LGBT-related advocacy initiatives or organizations. Provost Jacqueline Taylor commended the 23 graduating students and 30 faculty and staff allies in attendance for their “willingness… Continue Reading

Gift Me This

Gift Me This

TCNJ’s academic reputation keeps climbing. What will it take to move the needle further? JOHN QUIMBY MAY WELL HAVE BEEN CONFLICTED BY the proceedings of April 25, but the crowd that gathered upon the prairie that bears his name to celebrate the launch of The Campaign for TCNJ was decidedly not. “The mood on campus… Continue Reading

Six ways to boost your kid’s language skills

Use a variety of words when you talk to your child. You’ll increase their vocabulary by employing a diverse vocabulary yourself. Engage your child in play activities that teach new words: songs, made-up stories, or even a simple game of “Where’s your nose?” can all help introduce new vocabulary. Ask your child questions throughout the… Continue Reading

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