Instructional Chair, Scientific Glass Technology
Dennis Briening earned an associate degree in scientific glass technology from Salem Community College in 1977. Upon graduation, he joined Xerox Electro Optical Systems in Pasadena Calif., where he assisted in the development of the first laser printers. He graduated magna cum laude from Glassboro State College, now Rowan University, with a bachelor’s degree in sculpture in 1993.
A pioneer in the studio-glass movement, Paul Stankard has established an international reputation for interpreting nature in glass with his floral art. Paul maintains an active career in the studio, while teaching at institutions like Penland School of Crafts, The Studio at the Corning Museum of Glass and Urban Glass. He also serves as an adjunct instructor and artist in residence at Salem Community College.
Coordinator, Glass Education Center
Jennifer Pagliarini serves as the coordinator of Salem Community College’s Samuel H. Jones Glass Education Center. She is responsible for overseeing facility maintenance and equipment, and coordinating the center's use.