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tim-haywood's picture
May.27.2013
Coaching is a tough gig, no doubt about it. Whether you're a coach whose biggest challenge is preventing one four-year-old from sustaining irreparable damage to his still-hardening cranial soft spot, resulting from poking his little conk into the arc of another four-year-old's roundhouse t-ball...
SusanVH's picture
Apr.07.2011
Fab new review for An Apple Pie for Dinner – my picture book retelling of an English folktale, illos by Carol Baicker-McKee – from Rutgers University's Project on Economics and Children! From the EconKids website: Granny Smith had a hankering to eat apple pie for dinner, and her well-stocked...
dave-cullen's picture
Oct.07.2010
And by "we," I mostly mean students who haven't learned the hard way yet.   Last week, we had the horror of Rutgers' freshman Tyler Clementi's suicide, after his roommate streamed live footage of him making out with another guy in their dorm room.   The only upside of that...
dave-cullen's picture
Sep.30.2010
This was tragic. Rutgers freshman and accomplished violinist Tyler Clementi made out with another guy in his dormroom. His roommate secretly filmed it with his webcam, streamed it live on the web and tweeted this to promote it:  “Roommate asked for the room till midnight. I went into molly’s...
tayari-jones's picture
May.30.2010
I would like to take this opportunity to thank my MFA students and the citizens of Newark, New Jersey for teaching me the value of my education. I'd always valued what I learned in school, but never gave myself any credit for having gone to school and completed the degree. When I left for school,...