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Editor's Letter: Volume 1

Welcome to the premiere issue of the Beacon, the new publication of the Alumni Association of New Jersey Dental School. We hope our alumni and friends will be pleased with this effort.....

Editor's Letter: Volume 2

Many readers have asked why this publication is called the Beacon. Just as lighthouse beacons shine on the land and sea around them, the Beacon's purpose is to illuminate developments at the New Jersey Dental School and the many accomplishments of its alumni, faculty, staff, and students....

Editor's Letter: Volume 3

With the publication of this third issue of the Beacon, I trust our alumni and friends are becoming familiar with our journal. I am hopeful that everyone awaits with pleasant anticipation the lighthouse cover as the symbol of your alumni association....

Editor's Letter: Volume 4

Since becoming a grandfather last June, I've become increasingly aware of how quickly time passes and of the good kind of pride. Both of these elements apply to the New Jersey Dental School. It's been a short 39 years since the first graduates received their dental degrees from the then Seton Hall College of Medicine and Dentistry...

Editor's Letter: Volume 5

The winds of change are again blowing down Bergen Street in Newark. They may, in fact, be of gale force. In April, Dr. Stuart Cook was officially inaugurated as UMDNJ president, succeeding Dr. Stanley Bergen, who led the university for 27 years. The appointment signaled a change in direction for UMDNJ...

Editor's Letter: Volume 6

When Hurricane Floyd's flood waters swamped Manville, New Jersey, last September, UMDNJ-NJDS alumnus Roman Hnatiw's home was in the path of the deluge. Roman's collection of vacuum tube radios and phonographs, which he had personally restored, was destroyed...