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2 hrs ago | Courier News

Jamil Pollard returns to Rutgers football with a restored love of the ...

After spending most of last season away from the Rutgers football team, Jamil Pollard is back - but at offensive guard, not defensive tackle.


7 hrs ago | Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Baseball: Fred Hill Day Set for May 10

PISCATAWAY, N.J. Rutgers baseball will honor the legendary career of coach Fred Hill in a ceremony scheduled prior to the May 10 game versus USF at Bainton Field.


Related Topix: Piscataway, NJ

11 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

Live at 10:30 a.m. on Christie to address Sandy recovery at Brick town hall

Gov. Chris Christie could face some harsh critics of the state's Sandy recovery efforts when he travels to a town hall meeting on the Jersey Shore.


Related Topix: US Governors, Chris Christie

15 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

Will NJ Allergy Season Be a Bust? [AUDIO]

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15 hrs ago | Courier News

Three Rutgers students earn Goldwater scholarships

Juniors Kaiser Loell of Maplewood, Alina Rashid of Edison and Asher Wasserman of Aberdeen are among 283 undergraduates selected by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation to receive awards this year.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine

16 hrs ago | One Foot Down

An Idiot's Guide to FieldTurf

In case you've been living under a rock for the past couple weeks you've probably heard that Notre Dame is switching to an artificial playing surface for football.


Related Topix: University of Notre Dame, Boston College, Illinois, Texas Tech, Georgia Tech

Wed Apr 23, 2014

For May graduates, like Priya Nadkarni, art 'a career and serious business'

A number of area colleges and universities are known for their rigorous degree programs in studio art.


Related Topix: UMass Amherst, Fine Arts, Arts, New Brunswick, NJ, Painting

Photo Flash: Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno Visits Paper Mill's Theatre for Everyone Performance

Continuing the Christie Administration's ongoing support of community-based services for individuals with developmental disabilities, Lt.


Related Topix: New Jersey Government, New Jersey, Theater, Arts

River Edge council incumbents to face challenge for seats

Democratic incumbents Councilwoman Kathleen Murphy and Councilman Thomas Papaleo will be challenged by Republican newcomers Daisy Ortiz-Berger and Ian Doris for the open seats.


Related Topix: River Edge, NJ, Jersey City, NJ, Saint Peter's College, Bergen County, NJ

The Gloucester County Times

New chancellor of Rutgers-Camden announced by school officials

CAMDEN - Rutgers University President Robert Barchi announced Wednesday that Phoebe A. Haddon will assume the post of chancellor of Rutgers University-Camden on July 1. "Phoebe is a brilliant scholar and gifted administrator with a sophisticated understanding of the strategic issues facing higher education.


Related Topix: African-American


Opinion: The minister and Putin: Good cop, bad cop

Editor's note: Alexander J. Motyl is professor of political science at Rutgers University-Newark.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Columbia University, Vladimir Putin, Prison, Opinion

The Jersey Journal

Editorial: Return of Navy ROTC to Princeton University is welcomed addition

It's nearly impossible to imagine what life was like back in the days of the Vietnam War.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, Opinion

Tue Apr 22, 2014


NEWMusic lessons: University courses on Miley Cyrus and Beyonc take over campus

Those lyrics will resonate with any undergraduate who's ever enjoyed a late night, so perhaps it makes sense that they should study them as well as live by them.


Related Topix: Skidmore College, University of Missouri

Asbury Park Press

Poll: Lukewarm support in N.J. for consolidation of municipal governments

Have efforts to control property taxes also kept the clamor for municipal consolidation to a minimum? The results of a recent Rutgers-Eagleton Poll suggest that, said poll director David Redlawsk.


Daily Kos

Newark Election Preview - Central Ward Councilman

With the municipal elections in Newark, New Jersey's largest city, coming up three weeks from today, I thought it would be great to give a primer to the DK community.


Related Topix: Newark, NJ, Cory Booker, US News, Liberal Political News

VIDEO: Why Does Former Gov. Codey Want Rutgers Athletic Director's Resignation?

Senator Richard Codey has recently been very outspoken calling for the resignation of Rutgers University Athletic Director Julie Hermann, according to My9 .


WKXW-FM Trenton

Will Spring Bring Uptick for NJ Economy? [AUDIO]

It is no secret the brutal winter took a toll on the economy , but business is expected to pick up now that the worst of the harsh weather is over, according to a new survey by the National Association for Business Economics .


Related Topix: Industrial, Download

Courier News

Rutgers football Big Ten opener vs. Penn State set for primetime on Big Ten Network

If there wasn't enough excitement already surrounding Rutgers football's Big Ten debut against its hopeful future rival Penn State, a primetime stage has been entered into the equation for what could be the hottest ticket in program history.


Related Topix: Piscataway, NJ

National Public Radio

What Exactly Is 'High-Quality' Preschool?

Of all 50 states, the one that spends the most money on public preschool is Oklahoma.


Related Topix: Georgetown University, Tulsa, OK, US News, State of the Union, Family, Kids

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Who Is Mark Fields? The Next Ford CEO

A man named " Mark Fields " was just out as probably the next CEO of Ford . But who is he? What's his background? Does he know anything about cars? Does he bring in any outside blood? And what's the deal with the luscious mane that sits atop his head? Here are all your Mark Fields questions, answered.


Related Topix: Ford Taurus, Wagon, Ford, Sedan, Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford Fiesta ST, Paramus, NJ, Mazda, Mazda Miata