aerial view of Cole Hall

About the Magazine

Montclair magazine is the official magazine for Montclair State University. The magazine is produced by University Communications and Marketing and has received numerous awards including the International Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals’ MarCom awards.

The Magazine of Montclair State University

Joseph A. Brennan, VP, Communications and Marketing
Laura Griffin ’20 MA
Assistant Editors
Robert Gano
Marilyn Joyce Lehren ’21 MA
Design Director
Randi Rosh ’20 MA
Samantha Spitaletta ’97
University Photographer
Mike Peters
Contributing Photographer
John J. LaRosa ’22
Staff Writer
Sylvia A. Martinez
Contributing Writers
Michele Hickey
Laura Iandiorio
Andrew Mees
Rosa Mulryan
Elyse Toribio
Ariana Leyton ’17, ’18 MS, ’22 MA
Debra Morella ’79
Digital Magazine
Ely Morella

Views within these pages do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the editor or official policies of the University. No materials (articles, photographs, illustrations, etc.) may be reproduced in whole or in part without consent of the editor.

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