The board also appointed holders of Tepper Family Chair in Visual Arts and Unilever Chair for Study of Diet and Nutrition for the Prevention of Chronic Disease.
President Barchi and his wife hosted a commencement day breakfast for the first inductees into the Matthew Leydt Society.
Rutgers has successfully completed the largest and most comprehensive fundraising campaign in the university's nearly 250-year history, surpassing a $1 billion goal by almost 4 percent.
Rutgers President Robert Barchi - joined by chancellors Richard Edwards, Nancy Cantor, Phoebe Haddon, and Brian Strom - accepted the #ALSIceBucketChallenge to raise awareness for medical research. Take a look.
An estimated 16,431 graduates – including students from the former UMDNJ – will receive degrees.
The expanded system will alert students, faculty and staff at the university’s New Brunswick campus of serious crimes that occur within the city’s 5th and 6th wards.
The president reviews the major accomplishments during the first year of his presidency and previews plans for the coming years.
The university has projected that over the next 12 years the increase in revenue from moving to the Big Ten will approach $200 million.