Author: Leslie Garisto Pfaff

Around the state, schools are using new learning concepts to better prepare students in science and tech. But innovation is never easy—and finding the right teachers is a challenge.

Seen in: Towns & Schools

Abandoned office parks: New life for some, uncertain future for others.

Seen in: Jersey Living

The American Dream, the mall formerly known as Xanadu, projects a 2019 opening.

Seen in: Jersey Living

Battered by the Internet, Jersey’s iconic shopping malls turn to yoga studios, escape rooms and wine bars to keep the customers coming.

Seen in: Jersey Living

Yes, people with autism can enjoy healthy relationships, but navigating social situations presents unique challenges.

Seen in: Jersey Living

The Garden State has long been a beacon for the foreign born.

Seen in: Politics & Public Affairs

Community colleges are positioned as an antidote to the staggering costs of most four-year schools. Here’s how they fill this growing need.

Seen in: College & Universities, Towns & Schools

Doctors seek new paths toward pain relief amid an epidemic of addiction and death.

Seen in: Science, Top Doctors

The Princeton microbiologist hopes to make new medicines by listening to the conversations of bacteria.

Seen in: Science

It’s no fluke: Fish populations are on the move, chasing cooler marine temperatures. At Rutgers, scientists track their alarming migrations.

Seen in: Science