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Comfort Zone

on the banks

Comfort Zone

New student housing opening in Camden and Piscataway redefines dorm rooms.

  • The Children's Advocate

    Lois Whitman, the founding director of the Children’s Rights Division at Human Rights Watch, speaks for the children who have no voice or choice.

  • Worth Debating

    The Rutgers–Newark Debate Team, 25th nationwide last year, aims to build on its successes.

Ford Driven

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Ford Driven

Janine, Laura, and Stephanie Ford play a big part on the Scarlet Knights women's crew team.

  • Throwing the Distance

    Mercedes Glover, of Rutgers–Newark, and Tim VanLiew, of Rutgers–Camden, are All-American javelin throwers.

  • The Perfect Game

    Alumnus Jeff Torborg recalls being the catcher during Sandy Koufax's amazing no-hitter on September 9, 1965.

Executive Sweets

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Executive Sweets

Bill Yosses, the executive pastry chef at the White House, is the man behind the delectable desserts for the First Family.

  • Some Guys Have All the Pluck

    Frank Lisi, a longtime Rutgers–Newark employee, fulfills a dream of writing and directing his own movie.

  • Spheres of Influence

    The art of Beyoncé bears the influence of prominent African-American feminists and intellectuals.

Sea Worthy


Sea Worthy

J. Frederick Grassle, the founding director of the Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, is one of the nation's most celebrated oceanographers.

  • Discoveries

    Recent breakthroughs and findings in faculty research.

  • Awards

    Honors and recognition for faculty and staff.

Introductions Are in Order

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Introductions Are in Order

Alumni volunteers nationwide invite incoming Rutgers students and their families to summer events to introduce them to their new university.

  • A Membership to Last a Lifetime

    The Rutgers University Alumni Association was formed four years ago to include all graduates as members. And guess what? You are one of them.

  • The Best of Both Worlds

    Rachana Gandhi, a financial analyst, finds joy and relaxation in traditional Indian dance.