Recruiting next centurys teachers
alumni are playing a pivitol role in an innovative programthree
of the four veteran faculty members heading a GCC initiative are
graduates of Rowan.
In the next decade, an alarming number of New Jerseys teachers
are expected to retire. This, combined with the lure of careers
in science and business for top students, is the motivation for
Gloucester County Colleges Teachers 2000 program.
The goal is to attract
90 of the states better students to enroll in the schools
Charles Harkins 64, 72, a communications professor,
helped develop GCCs public information program. The former
coach also established the schools sports hall of fame. He
resides in Glassboro. Michael Lindner 68 is a professor
of sociology, though he has also worked in radio and television.
He resides in Clayton. Crystal Bacon 77, a recognized
poet, is an associate professor of American literature. She resides