Congratulations to Thomas McCabe, winner of a New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance award

The New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance awards are meant to recognize works that reflect a new understanding of New Jersey's history and culture, demonstrate evidence of original research in the application of New Jersey resources and/or reveal new insights into a topic. Below is a complete listing of the winning authors and publications for 2012:

Non-fiction scholarly category:
Thomas A. McCabe. Miracle on High Street: the Rise, Fall and Resurrection of St. Benedict's Prep in Newark, N.J., Bronx, N.Y.: Fordham University
Press, 2010, 2011.

Non-fiction popular category:
Clifford W. Zink. The Roebling Legacy, Princeton: Princeton Landmark Pub., 2011.

Edited works category:
Maxine N. Lurie. New Jersey Anthology, 2nd ed. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rivergate Press, Rutgers University Press, 2010.

Reference category:
Donald Sinclair, comp. and David Fowler, ed. Railroads and New Jersey: A Bibliography of Contemporary Publications, 1812-1901, New Brunswick: Rutgers Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries, 2011.

The winners will be present at a panel discussion to be held in the Pane Room of Alexander Library at Rutgers University (169 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ) on Tuesday, December 4 at 4:15 p.m. (preceded at 3:00 p.m. by a business meeting of the NJSAA). Please join us in hearing about their award-winning works and also to congratulate the authors.