Advisory Board

The advisory board includes New Jersey archivists, librarians, museum directors, historians, journalists and educators. They will select the newspaper titles to be digitized for this project.

Advisory Board

Rebecca Altermatt, head, Special Collections, Rowan University Library

Robert Belvin, director, New Brunswick Public Library

Mary Pat Colicchio, Summit High School Social Studies Department

Paul Clemens, professor, Department of History, Rutgers University–New Brunswick

Tom Donovan, chairman, New Jersey Press Association

Mark Di Ionno, columnist and Pulitzer finalist, Star-Ledger

Paul Israel, editor, Thomas Edison Papers Project

Alex Leslie, graduate student, Department of English, Rutgers University–New Brunswick

Maxine Lurie, professor emeritus, Department of History, Seton Hall

Meredith McGill, professor, Department of English, Rutgers University–New Brunswick

Angelica Santomauro, director, American Labor Museum

Jorge Schement, distinguished professor, School of Communications and Information, Rutgers University–New Brunswick


Ronald Becker, director emeritus, Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University–New Brunswick

Joseph Klett, director, New Jersey State Archives

Mary Chute, New Jersey State Librarian