We are happy to announce that freshman Humanities and Social Sciences open options major Elizabeth Zakaim has won the New Jersey Press Association’s (NJPA) 2016 David West Memorial Scholarship.
According to the NJPA Member Update newsletter, “Executive Director George White presented the press foundation’s 2016 David West Memorial Scholarship on May 3 to Elizabeth Zakaim at the start of her Interactive Media class at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) in Ewing. Also pictured with her is TCNJ Assistant Professor Kathleen Webber. Created in 2013, the scholarship memorializes Mr. West, the long-time executive editor of The Times of Trenton. The annual $1,000 award is open to undergraduate collegiate journalists attending one of Mercer County’s four colleges/universities, i.e. Mercer Co. Community College, Princeton, Rider, and TCNJ.”