Author: Breanne McCarthy

Breanne is the Associate Editor at New Jersey Monthly. After receiving her BA in English from Rutgers-Newark in 2012, she worked as a beat reporter for a local newspaper before joining the magazine in 2014. She enjoys hiking, camping, reading and anything animal-related.
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It's the first time a sitting president has delivered the commencement speech in Rutgers history.

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Plus: Campers benefit from wine tasting, clay therapy gains support, a school gets a helpful grant, and more.

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A mysterious photo links a man to the older brother he never knew.

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How to keep an eye out for cyber threats, and report anything suspicious.

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