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1 hr ago | National Review Online

Andrew Johnson: Minnesota Faculty, Students Try to Block, Arrest Condi Rice

Some are calling on campus police to bring Rice in for questioning. The former secretary of state and national security advisor is supposed to take part in a lecture series about civil rights - a task for which Rice, the daughter of middle-class Alabama schoolteachers who went on to graduate from college at age 19 and rise to the highest levels of ... (more)


Related Topix: University of Minnesota, George Bush, W.

4 hrs ago |

the Bastard Child by Sean P. Hoggs is Available Now

Sean P. Hoggs learned at an early age that we cannot allow our socioeconomic background or tough start in life to define who we are - and he should know! At age 16, he set out to change a life riddled with drugs and crime, moving from one friend's house to the next, determined not to end up in jail or, even worse, dead! The Bastard Child: A Story ... (more)


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force

8 hrs ago | New Jersey Jewish News

Dance exchange benefits Rutgers, Israel

The DancePlus Spring 2014 performances will be choreographed by Niv Sheinfeld and Oren Laor, visiting Israeli artists for the spring semester in the dance department of the university's Mason Gross School of the Arts.


Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Israel, World News, Middle East, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Theater

11 hrs ago | Courier News

Rutgers Day 2014 -- something for everyone

Lively activities, interactive demonstrations, vibrant stage performances, and an array of food choices await visitors on every campus.


Related Topix: New Brunswick, NJ, Life, Hobbies, Crafts

14 hrs ago |

Rutgers-Camden brings business degree to BCC

MOUNT LAUREL Rutgers-Camden will bring its undergraduate business administration degree to Burlington County College's Mount Laurel campus this fall, the schools announced Tuesday evening.


Related Topix: Burlington County, NJ, Mount Laurel, NJ

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Students Continue Rutgers Tuition Protests

Erin Walsh provided the original content for this story for the The Daily Targum , and presented a different version for Patch: Student protesters marched from Brower Commons steps into the Rutgers Student Center last week carrying signs reading "BOG [board of governors] Stop taking our money!" and other messages directed to the Board of Governors ... (more)


Related Topix: Newark, NJ, Rowan University

News Max

Rutgers Prof: Rice Not an Appropriate Commencement Speaker

A veteran history professor at Rutgers University believes former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice should not have been appointed to the board of the file-sharing company Dropbox or tapped as this year's Rutgers commencement speaker.


Related Topix: Condoleezza Rice

Hot Rod Magazine

Scott Parker

Scott is a proud graduate of Rutgers University, and realized his dream of working for a car magazine when he joined the staff of GM High-Tech Performance in 2004.


The Newark Star-Ledger

PHOTOS : Ceremony announcing Naval ROTC return to Princeton University - 4.15.2014

Capt. Philip Roos, Commanding Officer of the Naval ROTC Unit at Rutgers speaks along side Rutgers University President Robert Barchi, U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus and Princeton University President Christopher Eisgruber during a ceremony announcing the return of the Navy ROTC program at Princeton University.


Related Topix: Princeton University


Preserving Patients' Sanity in the Hospital

Last year, 62-year-old Mark Halliday, a student in the Master of Social Work program at Rutgers University, was hospitalized with a diabetes-related leg infection.


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

The Jersey Journal

Quigley: Assemblywomen working to solve the bedbug epidemic

People backed away from me in the elevator of the classy Washington, D.C., hotel after glancing at the nametag, which showed I was guest speaker at the National Bedbug Conference.


Related Topix: Bedbugs, Health, Jersey City, NJ, Opinion

Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Baseball: Rosa Earns Second Honor Roll Recognition

PROVIDENCE, R.I. For the second time this season, Rutgers baseball freshman Gaby Rosa earned a spot on the American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll.


Related Topix: Providence, RI

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Courier News

At 89, Kendall Park's Ernest Reock Jr. continues as go-to resource for N.J. government

Taking day trips, playing shuffleboard or idling the days away was not how Ernest Reock, Jr. envisioned his retirement from Rutgers' Center for Government Services in 1992.


Related Topix: Kendall Park, NJ, Belleville, NJ, Swarthmore College

CBS Local

New Jersey Attorney General: More Than 3,000 Cited For Distracted Driving So Far In April

John Hoffman, the state's acting attorney general, said Monday that about 1.5 million crashes over the past decade have been caused by distracted drivers, resulting in 1,600 deaths.



It Took 50 Years, But The University Of Alabama Has Finally Embraced Integration

Last week Alabama's Student Senate passed a resolution supporting the complete integration of Greek life at the university.


Related Topix: University of Alabama, African-American, New York University, US News, Liberal Political News


Ten Ways the Income Tax Harms Civil Liberties

The Internal Revenue Service scandal over the targeting of conservative groups has highlighted the agency's power to obstruct our political freedoms.


Related Topix: Tax, Opinion

Asbury Park Press

Bravo star holds book-signing events at Rowan, Rutgers

Tabatha Coffey, known for her role on Bravo's "Tabatha Takes Over" and as an author and entrepreneur, will be holding two New Jersey events Wednesday and Thursday, April 16 and 17, for her latest book, "Own It! Be the Boss of Your Life at Home and in the Workplace."


Related Topix: Tabatha Takes Over, Entertainment, Television, Glassboro, NJ, New Brunswick, NJ

Rutgers professor's book examines full scope of slavery

In the antebellum South, Bibb fled slavery many more times, eventually finding his freedom and becoming an author and abolitionist.


Related Topix: Prison, Lindenwold, NJ

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Long before primaries, 2 N.J. House races are largely decided

And on paper, it will be the voters in the June primaries who pick the party's nominees to replace former Rep. Rob Andrews in the 1st District and Rep. Rush Holt in the 12th District.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Jon Runyan, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rush Holt, Democrat, Representative John Adler, Cory Booker

Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Baseball: Baseball Drops Finale to Hartford, 11-8

PISCATAWAY, N.J. In an attempt to sweep the series, Rutgers baseball fell short in an 11-8 defeat to Hartford in the finale Sunday at Bainton Field.


Related Topix: Piscataway, NJ