Out of the Dark

Gripped by the claws of opioid use disorder, Nikki Tierney was convicted of child endangerment. Even after 13 years of recovery, it haunted her every move: where she could work, how she could interact with her kids. So Tierney focused on changing the law—and the lives of others who are in sustained remission from substance use disorder.

From the Spring/Summer 2022 issue

On The Bay

A team of student filmmakers partnered with industry professionals to create a feature-length documentary that tells the story of New Jersey’s largest body of water, the Barnegat Bay.

From the Fall/Winter 2021 issue

Building Tomorrow

As chief innovation officer at the American Society of Civil Engineers, Jerry Buckwalter’s job is to analyze what the world will look like in 50 years—and to make sure that vision encourages more immediate change.

From the Fall/Winter 2021 issue

The Resilient One

Damon Colbert spent much of his teens and 20s homeless and battling personal demons. Now, after earning three degrees from Monmouth in under a decade, he's committed to helping at-risk children realize their own potential.

From the Spring 2021 issue