"Family of Honor" at the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's New Jersey Chapter Man and Woman of the Year Gala

Young Adult Cancer Survivors Conference, Speaker
April 5, 2014, Galloway New Jersey

The Ridgewood News
Featured in the Village Voices column, November 29, 2013

"Life and Living with Joanna Gagnis" on PBS:
Interviewed about StupidCancer for the half-hour special on the John Theurer Cancer Center's Celebrating Life and Liberty event. Airing 11/9 at 3pm on NJTV and 11/23 at 7:30am on "One-on-one with Steve Adubato" on WNET.

Workshop Leader
Write-in to Work it Out: An Expressive Writing Workshop for Young Adults Affected by Cancer, Tuesday, October 22, 2013 7-9pm at the John Theurer Cancer Center

More Magazine 2013 Beauty Search Winner:
Winner of the 30s age division, featured in the October 2013 edition of More Magazine
(Shelley Nolden entry) (Pics submitted for final round of judging) (Prize Money Donations)

(201) Health Magazine:
Feature article about my hat collection while I was bald, titled, "Hats of to Her," written by Stephanie Akin. Photography by Magique Studios. 2013 edition.

NJ News 12:
NJ News 12 Interview, regarding my participation in the More Magazine's / Fitness Magazine's Women's Half-Marathon, April 8, 2013 live at 8:20PM and repeated at 9:20PM

Stupid Cancer Northern New Jersey Young Adult Cancer Workshop, Survivorship Panelist, March 16, 2013 (Survivorship Panel video)

Glimmer Train:
Winter/Spring 2013 Issue

Glamour Magazine:
Can Elvis Cure Cancer?, October 8, 2012

Train of Thought, October 6, 2011

Book Review: Having Children After Cancer, July 5, 2011

John Theurer Cancer Center:

Young Adult Movie Night Reflections, June 4, 2012

First Descents:
A Participant's Perspective, June 15, 2012

Cure Today: