NEW BRUNSWICK – New Brunswick High School senior Tahirih Rohoman recently nominated her math instructor, Lynn He, for Barnes & Noble’s nationwide “My Favorite Teacher” contest. As part of this process, Rohoman submitted an accompanying essay, entitled “Strive.”

Rohoman and He were recently recognized at a reception in the East Brunswick Barnes & Noble location. Next up for Rohoman’s entry is the regional competition, in which the winning teacher receives a $500 gift card.