Video: March 2016 news brief

Video by Yuri Smishkewych Students weigh in on democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders’ free tuition plan. Kean University’s Human Rights Institute hosted a panel discussion geared towards LGBTQ+ issues. The mother of Tyler Clementi, a Rutgers student who killed himself after another student filmed an intimate moment he had with another man, was also in attendance. And finally, students share […]

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Video: February 2016 news brief

Students react to Kean graduate Kayla-Simone McKelvey’s not guilty plea and the possibility that she may get probation. McKelvey was charged with a third degree count of creating a false public alarm after allegedly making Twitter threats during a protest on campus. Meanwhile, Kean University hired Rev. Michael Blackwell to review employment practices after a coalition of black ministers led […]

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WATCH: Protesters demand Farahi’s resignation at rally

Credit: Rebecca Panico

By: Rebecca Panico | Published Dec. 12, 2015 About 70 people gathered across the street from the S.T.E.M. building at noon yesterday to call for Kean President Dr. Dawood Farahi’s resignation and highlighted alleged discrimination against faculty, staff and students. Several ministers and representatives from the NAACP, the Kean Federation of Teachers, the People’s Organization for Progress, NJ United Students and state […]

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Kean Tower launches online video section


Phil Giannino, of WKNJ-FM By Anthony N. Muccigrossi To add more multimedia to journalism at Kean University, The Tower has launched its new online video section. The section, which is in its first semester of production, will feature a variety of segments related to the on and off the campus. First in the series of online video segments is “Fifty […]

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Video: 50 shades of Kean

Phil Giannino, of WKNJ-FM and Editor-in-Chief Bryan Kuriawa, went around the campus of Kean University asking random people about the motion picture 50 Shades of Grey.   Follow The Tower on Twitter @KeanTower. Find The Tower on Facebook.

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