Why Every Gift Matters: Kristy Marchese’s Story

Posted Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Somewhere along the way, the giving season became a time of discounts, deals and savings. This year, let’s give bigger, better and smarter by giving back. Join us for a new national day of giving deemed #GivingTuesday on December 3rd, and show the world that when we unite together, we can fulfill dreams.

The following post is an excerpt from Thomas Edison State College Foundation’s article, “Meet Kristy Marchese, W. Cary Edwards Foundation Scholarship Recipient:


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Tags: Alumni , Motivation , Nursing , Thomas Edison State College Foundation

Why MOOCs Are Good News for TESC Students

Posted Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Last month, The Chronicle of Higher Education contained a story about British universities offering massive open online courses (MOOCs). Just like at institutions such as MIT, Stanford, Harvard, Penn, Dartmouth, UC-Berkeley and many others, the best and brightest faculty of the UK will be offering academic courses with open access in an online format. It is very good news for Thomas Edison State College students.

It is not necessarily good news for all students, as it could eventually make the most

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Tags: Majors and Degree Programs , Online Tools and Resources , Taking Courses , Thomas Edison State College Foundation