Masiel Rodriquez-Vars

Buzz Aldrin students participate in pilot program on media literacy
Buzz Aldrin students participate in pilot program on media literacy
By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news What is the difference between fact and opinion? What is sponsored content? What constitutes a reliable source? How can you tell if a photo or video posted online has been photoshopped? Those are some of the things that Montclair’s middle school students are learning about this winter, as part of a pilot program to teach students about news and media literacy.
Never saying sorry: Women’s Empowerment panel in Montclair
Never saying sorry: Women’s Empowerment panel in Montclair
by ANTOINETTE MARTIN for Montclair Local Women’s empowerment took the stage at the Wellmont on Tuesday, April 4, as a panel of local women offered evocative tips and insights into female strength and self-confidence. The panel included five women: Masiel Rodriquez-Vars, activist and filmmaker Peg Cafferty, yoga instructor Omni Kitts Ferrara, radio host Joan Herrmann, and life coach Laura Berman Fo
Women’s Empowerment Panel gives notes
Women’s Empowerment Panel gives notes
  Donna Miller, founder of C3 Workplace, moderated a panel on Women's Empowerment at The Wellmont Theater Tuesday, April 4. Speakers on the panel included  WOR radio host Joan Herrmann, career and life coach Laura Berman Fortgang, activist Peg Cafferty, business owner Omni Kitts Ferrara and Masiel Rodriquez-Vars, executive director of the Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence. Donna Miller ...