J/MS Department loses beloved friend—

The Journalism and Media Studies Department mourns the loss of Marcia Weissman, 69, wife of longtime part-time lecturer Dan Weissman. The Yardley, PA, resident died in January. Mrs. Weissman used to shadow her husband’s classes at J/MS, where he teaches Writing for Print Media and Reporting in Real Time. Many students remember her for her valuable contributions to class discussions. She is survived by Dan, a 30-year veteran of the Star-Ledger, and three sons.