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‘A certain spark’

‘A certain spark’

Alumni Association donates $50,000 in scholarships to assist students affected by Hurricane Sandy

Alumni Association donates $50,000 in scholarships to assist students affected by Hurricane Sandy

The Hurricane Sandy Scholarship Program, approved by the Alumni Board on January 15, 2013, makes available up to $50,000 to assist students in their return to TCNJ for the spring 2013 semester.Continue Reading

12 in ’12

12 in ’12

One dozen endowment funds were established during Fiscal Year 2012. Here’s how these gifts will benefit TCNJ in perpetuity.Continue Reading

A tasty way to support educational opportunity

A tasty way to support educational opportunity

The proceeds from sales of “The College of New Jersey Cookbook: Recipes from the Faculty and Staff” will fund an EOF scholarship.Continue Reading

Recently endowed funds will benefit education, nursing, and engineering majors

Recently endowed funds will benefit education, nursing, and engineering majors

A gift given in honor of a beloved aunt and two fundraising efforts undertaken to memorialize former faculty members who passed away reached endowment status recently, reported TCNJ’s development office.Continue Reading

Major gifts will support community engagement, scholarship

Major gifts will support community engagement, scholarship

A $500,000 gift from the Corella and Bertram F. Bonner Foundation will enable TCNJ to establish a permanent endowment for its Bonner Leaders Program; an anonymous $1 million bequest will benefit TCNJ students and faculty for generations to come.Continue Reading

Alums’ passion for travel and and sense of global connectedness inspires their children to create foreign study award

Alums’ passion for travel and and sense of global connectedness inspires their children to create foreign study award

Mario ’50 and Doris ’48 Laurenti passed their love of international travel, and their interest in the connections it revealed, down to their children. In turn, their children created the Doris and Mario Laurenti Fund, which helps TCNJ students pursue academic research and other approved study in Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, and East Asia.Continue Reading

Gilman scholarship helps students broaden their perspectives on the world

Gilman scholarship helps students broaden their perspectives on the world

With help from the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship program, which encourages recipients to select non-traditional study-abroad destinations, these TCNJ students have immersed themselves in new cultures—and had life-changing experiences.Continue Reading

Why I Give Back

Why I Give Back

Everyone has his or her own personal reasons for giving. We asked several individuals, each of whom has donated to TCNJ, to share their reasons for doing so.Continue Reading