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Message from the Dean

Message from the Dean

Welcome to the School of Nursing, Health and Exercise Science. I am excited and honored to start my tenure as Dean. I was drawn to the School because of its commitment to excellence in education and scholarship. The School has outstanding students, faculty, staff, and alumni. We have tremendous opportunities for interdisciplinary and global work.Continue Reading

Welcome – Dr. Carole Kenner

Dr. Carole Kenner, a scholar and educator with an international reputation as the “mother of neonatology nursing,” has been appointed The College of New Jersey’s Carol Kuser Loser Dean of the School of Nursing, Health and Exercise Science. In announcing the appointment, which is effective July 1, TCNJ Provost and Vice President for Academic AffairsContinue Reading

SPOTLIGHT ON NURSING

SPOTLIGHT ON NURSING

  Nurses today can be considered “mini-engineers,” explains Marcia Blicharz, because of the wide array of high-tech equipment they work with on a daily basis. From modern emergency and operating room settings, where robots assist in delivering care, to private practitioners’ offices and hospital units, where barcoding equipment is used to deliver medications, “technology isContinue Reading

Video Profile: Alexis Mandato ’13

Video Profile: Alexis Mandato ’13

Alexis Mandato ’13, a nursing major from Jackson, New Jersey, competed in the USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic program and broke a state floor record.Continue Reading

SPOTLIGHT ON HEALTH AND EXERCISE SCIENCE

SPOTLIGHT ON HEALTH AND EXERCISE SCIENCE

 Strength Training Does a Young Body Good Too! Kids can start weight training as soon as they show interest and have “the emotional and physical maturity to accept and follow directions,” usually around age 7 or 8, says Avery Faigenbaum, a professor of exercise science at the College of New Jersey and co-author of theContinue Reading

Video Profile: Bisi Okoya ’13

Video Profile: Bisi Okoya ’13

Bisi Okoya ’13, a health and exercise science major from Trenton, New Jersey, joins TCNJ’s Bonner program this year with a strong community service background from volunteering at such places as the Boys & Girls Club and a Trenton library.Continue Reading

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