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The Angel of Death Row

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The Angel of Death Row

Alumna Andrea Lyon describes her career as a death penalty defense lawyer and briefly representing Casey Anthony.

  • EXTRA! EXTRA!

    A former reporter and editor at the Wall Street Journal establishes a scholarship for journalism students. 

  • Enterprise Zones

    The Obama administration and Rutgers Business School host the inaugural Urban Entrepreneur Summit.

The Paper Chase

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The Paper Chase

Scott Walker, the director of football academics, makes sure that the Rutgers football team is tops in academic achievement.

  • Good Fortune at Hard Knocks

    Alumnus Ken Rodgers garners Emmys for his work at NFL Films as its lead creative producer.
  • Great Expectations

    The remaining players from recruited class of 2008, one of the most heralded in Scarlet Knights women’s basketball history, aim to end their careers on a high note. 

Positive Vibration

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Positive Vibration

Alumnus Frederick Morton Jr. is the founder and CEO of Tempo Networks, a broadcasting company based in Newark devoted to bringing the culture of the Caribbean to its residents.

  • Auteurs in the Rough

    Student filmmakers get the chance to tell riveting stories—from an insect-obsessed roommate to a Rubik’s Cube competition.

  • Horn

    A poem by Rigoberto Gonzalez, winner of the 2011 Shelley Memorial Award and an associate professor at Rutgers–Newark.

Crime and Punishment

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Crime and Punishment

Four professors research the revolving door of crime among young women and their incarceration—and why it's such a difficult cycle to break. 

  • Discoveries

    Recent breakthroughs and findings in faculty research and scholarship.
     

  • Initiatives

    New collaborations between Rutgers and funding agencies.

A Familiar Face in a New Place

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A Familiar Face in a New Place

Christine Tiritilli becomes the new chair of the RUAA Board of Directors.

  • Pulling in the Same Direction

    The Rutgers Alumni Crew team drops into the waters by Rutgers–Camden for fun, exercise, and a boatload of camaraderie.

  • Bucket Lists

    As time marches on, two alumni have busy agendas to address.