Category Archives: September 2008

TCNJ Magazine: September 2008 Edition

Not your Father’s Summer Vacation

Not your Father’s Summer Vacation

on campus muse imageWhile some of us kicked back and relaxed this past summer, 69 students and 41 faculty members spent their “vacations” collaborating on scholarly and creative projects in fields related to the arts and humanities, the social and physical sciences, business, and engineering as part of the College’s Mentored Undergraduate Summer Experience. Continue Reading

$1 Million Gift will help TCNJ Keep Its Promise to EOF Students

$1 Million Gift will help TCNJ Keep Its Promise to EOF Students

eof stud center sept 08Last winter, when TCNJ received $1 million from an anonymous source, the donor or donors stipulated that $750,000 of the funds be used to support scholarships for underrepresented groups. In keeping with that wish, the College designated the money toward scholarships for students in the Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) Program. Continue Reading

Looking Back: September 2008

Looking Back: September 2008

It was 20 years ago today–well, not quite to the day, but it has been approximately two decades since the group at left posed for a Seal photographer during the Homecoming 1988 festivities. Perhaps you’re pictured here, or someone you know is? Read on to see a larger version of the photo and let us know your take on the picture. Continue Reading

Then and Now: Meeting Your Freshman Roommate

Then and Now: Meeting Your Freshman Roommate

For years, the excitement of heading off to college was tempered with the anxiety concerning who you’d be sharing a tiny dorm room with for the next nine months. What would that randomly selected roommate look like? Would the two of you get along? What if he or she were (gasp!) a nerd? Times have changed, and these days students are likely to know nearly everything about their roommate-to-be long before Move-in Day. Read on to find out why. Continue Reading

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