Lisa Jacknow spent years working in national and local news in and around New York City before moving to Princeton. Working as both a TV producer and news reporter, Lisa came to this area to focus on the local news of Mercer County at WZBN-TV. In recent years, she got immersed in the Princeton community by serving leadership roles at local schools in addition to volunteering for other local non-profits. In her free time, Lisa loves to spend time with her family, play tennis, sing and play the piano. A graduate of the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, Lisa was raised just north of Boston, Massachusetts but has lived in the tri-state area since college. She is excited to be Editor and head writer for Princeton Perspectives!
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The Pulse of Princeton:
What brings you calm? What can you control?
Did You Know?
- If you’re working from home, playing music in the background can increase your productivity and performance, not to mention enhance your mood
- Healthy eating can strengthen your immune system against COVID and other illnesses
- Anxiety and depression increased globally by 25% after the first year of the pandemic, in part due to isolation and loneliness (WHO)
- There are nearly 4,000 camps nationwide accredited by the American Camp Association
In This Issue
- Editor’s Note
- The Pulse of Princeton: What brings you calm? What can you control?
- Finding Joy and Comfort in Local Musical Opportunities
- How to Nourish Your Immune System with Real Food
- Take Control of Your Life by Surrounding Yourself with Good People
- Choosing Summer Camp for Kids Can Create Beneficial, Meaningful Experiences