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Apr 25 2017

The pumpkin habanero is the first new variety released from Rutgers exotic pepper breeding program, which was formed to create a niche for New Jersey growers.

Sten Knutsen
Apr 24 2017

Sten Knutsen, 47, is grateful he traded his full-time job to become a full-time student and 'figure things out.'

exercise and aging
Apr 24 2017

Rutgers Center for Exercise and Aging celebrates 15 years of bringing students and seniors together in a quest for better health.

Diego Atehortua
Apr 24 2017

Diego Atehortua’s dream is to earn his Ph.D. in Latin American art.    

ArestyTH
Apr 24 2017

More than 500 student posters will be on exhibit April 28 at the Livingston Student Center.

Apr 21 2017

Future litigators recently squared off before a three-judge panel that included the U.S. Supreme Court Justice during the first Judge Leonard I. Garth Competition. 

Apr 21 2017

Rutgers Future Scholars is a mentoring program for first generation and economically disadvantaged students that starts in middle school and rewards those who get accepted into Rutgers with free tuition.

Apr 20 2017

President Barchi says government research has powered U.S. jobs, health and global clout in an op-ed published in USA Today.

Apr 20 2017

Rutgers researcher finds overlooked connections can spur both stress and productivity.

Apr 20 2017

Six student employees win awards, Rutgers Bonner Leaders Program recognized as employer of the year.

Apr 20 2017

The study by Robert Wood Johnson Medical School could lead to better coordination among all health care providers.

Apr 19 2017

Rutgers is celebrating science all week long. Follow @RutgersU on Instagram to see our students share their research and scientific achievements at Rutgers.

Apr 19 2017

Read what Rutgers Alan Robock, a professor of atmospheric sciences at Rutgers, has to say in this article in The New York Times Magazine.

Apr 17 2017

Spoken word poet Alyea Pierce combines passion for performance and leadership to elevate university’s Mark Conference.

Apr 17 2017

Vincent Petracco has balanced his duties as reservist in U.S. Coast Guard with a rigorous doctoral program in physical therapy.

Apr 17 2017

Scientific research is at the core of what we do at Rutgers.

Apr 17 2017

State Senate President Stephen Sweeney gets a firsthand look at program that aims to be a national model.

Apr 14 2017

Mussab Ali is the 10th selected from Rutgers University overall and one of just 62 nationally.

Apr 13 2017

Program pariticipants design their crafts at university's Makerspace.

Apr 13 2017

Rutgers’ historian and author Mia Bay says the oft-hidden history of lynching has resonance today. She shares her work in a documentary, An Outrage.

Apr 13 2017

"When I was a sophomore, my father passed away, so it was a really hard time for me.

Apr 10 2017

Started in 1966 and abandoned, Chicory is digitized on the web for a new generation of readers.

Apr 7 2017

Rutgers will invest in a new performing arts center that paves the way for Mason Gross School of the Arts to launch a musical theater program and expand its opera program.

Apr 6 2017

The Rutgers Board of Governors approved a plan today that will allow the Mason Gross School of the Arts to launch a musical theater program 

Apr 6 2017

Dutta brings experience at three Big Ten universities to leadership role at Rutgers.

Apr 6 2017

A Rutgers study examines using a lubricant made with seaweed extracts to protect against HPV infection.

Apr 6 2017

Viktor Krapivin is one of 240 Goldwater scholars in the United States for the 2017-18 academic year.

Apr 6 2017

The charity hockey game raised funds for students to collaborate on cleft lip and palate surgery for villagers overseas.

Apr 6 2017

RWJBarnabas Health Athletic Performance Center will accommodate basketball, wrestling and gymnastics programs

Apr 6 2017

Rutgers University will invest in a new performing arts center that paves the way for Mason Gross School of the Arts to launch a musical theater program and expand its opera program.

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Apr 6 2017

New entity merges Graduate School-New Brunswick and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

Apr 5 2017

With victories in two March debate competitions the team continues its national dominance.

Apr 5 2017

Could statistics help detect radioactive “dirty bombs” in big cities, drug-smuggling ships on the high seas and other threats? The odds are excellent, Rutgers professors Min-ge Xie and Rong Chen say.

Apr 3 2017

Rutgers Law School Vice Dean Kimberly Mutcherson shares what she loves about the nation’s founding document.

Apr 3 2017

The largest, student-run philanthropic event in the state drew 1,700 dancers to the 24-hour benefit supporting Embrace Kids Foundation. 

Apr 3 2017

Rutgers experts have created a toolkit to help communities across New Jersey and combat opioid drug abuse, a growing national health crisis.

Mar 31 2017

Rutgers' Michael MacKenzie writes about the costly impact on children’s physical and mental well-being when families are traumatically split up.

Mar 30 2017

Performance, therapy, ritual and meditation infuse Raphael Montañez Ortiz’s pieces.

Mar 30 2017

Rutgers is revamping its dining hall menus after joining a nationwide initiative to encourage healthier food choices that take a smaller toll on the planet.

Mar 29 2017

At least once a year, the Mason Gross School of the Arts dance department brings international artists to Rutgers to work with students.

Mar 29 2017

The Press of Atlantic CIty reports the agreement can help reduce college costs while making it possible for more students to obtain bachelor’s degrees.

Mar 28 2017

A National Academies of Sciences committee led by RBHS Chancellor Brian Strom recommends steps toward making the disease a rare occurrence.

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Mar 27 2017

U.S. Rep. Darren Soto is the first Puerto Rican from Florida elected to the House of Representatives. 

Mar 27 2017

Rutgers’ Master Teacher Institute on Holocaust Education helps middle and high school teachers in New Jersey become experts in Holocaust and genocide studies.

Mar 27 2017

Rutgers scientists lead research that discovers potential advance for the electronics industry.

Mar 24 2017

Researchers are partnering with New Jersey oyster farmers to see if surf clams can be grown in Barnegat Bay.

Mental Health
Mar 23 2017

Rutgers' intensive outpatient programs provide more specialized care than traditional outpatient programs, such as gender-specific treatment.

Mar 23 2017

A Mason Gross theater alumnus sets the stage for VH1’s “Martha and Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party.”

Mar 23 2017

Idea to provide electric-powered rickshaws in refugee settlements beat 70 competing teams. 

Lauren Grodstein
Mar 23 2017

Lauren Grodstein’s latest novel, Our Short History, explores cancer, single motherhood and mortality.

Mar 22 2017

Read The New York Times story on The Center for American Women and Politics’ Ready to Run program and others like it harnessing the energy of newly politicized women.

Mar 22 2017

Perry N. Halkitis is currently senior associate dean of New York University's College of Global Public Health,

Mar 22 2017

As we mark Women’s History Month, Rutgers Today asks students if they feel women and men are treated equally and equally represented in their majors. Watch our video to find out what they have to say.

Mar 20 2017

A Rutgers study found that a shortage in developmental pediatricians is causing delays in diagnosing autism and other disorders.

Kathleen Lonski
Mar 20 2017

Kathleen Lonski sought to fill a void she saw in school programs to deter bullying.

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Mar 13 2017

Until now scientists didn’t know which kinds of animals were most affected and what impact their fates had on the food chain.

Mar 10 2017

Did you get a flu shot this year? If so, who made your appointment? If not, would you have gotten vaccinated if someone else made the appointment for you?

Hasan Usmani talks with Kaiser Aslam
Mar 9 2017

Kaiser Aslam tends to the spiritual, emotional and physical well-being of 5,000 Muslim students.

psychosis
Mar 9 2017

Specialized intervention after the first episodes of psychosis improves outcomes for those aged 15 to 35.

Mar 9 2017

Rutgers and other U.S. researchers say compound may prevent damaged proteins from accumulating. 

Mar 8 2017

Joel Cantor, Distinguished Professor of Public Policy and the founding director of Rutgers’ Center for State Health Policy, Rutgers-New Brunswick

Mar 8 2017

"It gives you the opportunity to sort of lose yourself in the music and be with everyone else at the same time." Hear the incredible sounds of Rutgers co-ed a cappella group Deep Treble and learn about the sense of community students feel when the

Mar 8 2017

Read the op-ed on NJ.com to find out what Debbie Walsh, director of the Center for American Women and Politics, has to say.

Mar 6 2017

Air pollutants are linked to more cases of heart disease than lung disease, says study by a Rutgers co-author. 

Alternative Route for teaching
Mar 6 2017

Rutgers'Center for Effective School Practices offers this creative teacher certification program in seven counties.

Mar 6 2017

Zeynep Uzumcu’s poems gain a global audience after three poems are published in JAMA.

Mar 6 2017

Rutgers study reveals that personality traits influence and help predict receptiveness to smartphone notifications 

Mar 3 2017

Rutgers is only one of two places in the country that is home to a high-tech version of your stomach called SHIME.

Mar 2 2017

The Rutgers graduate has been named to Forbes ‘30 under 30’ list in the retail & ecommerce category.

Probuphine
Mar 2 2017

Read our Q&A with addiction medicine expert Petros Levounis about recent advancements in opioid addiction treatment and recovery support.

Jake Schlaerth plays glass armonica
Mar 2 2017

When you’re one of only a couple dozen of people in the country able to play a rare 18th-century instrument, opportunities have a way of finding you.

Mar 2 2017

New technology is making it possible for a professor to teach on two campuses at once at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.

Mar 1 2017

One of Rutgers' oldest alumni, Reitman maintained deep ties to the university and helped scores of students.

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Mar 1 2017

Rutgers doctoral student's mission is to find answers using computer science and clinical data.

Feb 27 2017

Rutgers’ Prabhas Moghe and other scientists have created a new way to identify the state and fate of stem cells.

Feb 26 2017

First-year medical students are cooking alongside Rutgers nutritional sciences students to gain a better understanding of the role food can play in treating patients.

Feb 24 2017

Read about the prominent business leaders who make up this year's inductees in this NJBIZ article.

Feb 23 2017

Rutgers’ David Greenberg reflects on the communication hits and misses of the Trump presidency so far.

Feb 23 2017

Hébert Peck is up for an Academy Award for the James Baldwin documentary ‘I Am Not Your Negro.’

Feb 23 2017

Rutgers’ Nicole Fahrenfeld leads research documenting impacts in stream water and sediments from a wastewater disposal facility.

Feb 22 2017

Alumna Mary Howard pioneered the art of photography set design.

Feb 21 2017

The university ranks among top producers of Fulbright fellows at research institutions nationwide.

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Feb 20 2017

Rutgers intensifies its focus on maternal health to help reduce mortalities and premature births.

Feb 20 2017

A Rutgers study finds the impact of racist and sexist behavior is broader than often believed.

Feb 19 2017

Screening rates are particularly low among certain groups, including older adults, males and African Americans.

Feb 19 2017

Back by popular demand: Brave Rutgers faculty members read comments on RateMyProfessors.com. Watch our video to hear some bad math puns and find out why a professor tells his students to stand in a corner when they're cold.

Feb 16 2017

The savings will be shared by more than 8,400 students enrolled across the university. 

Donald Trump and the press
Feb 16 2017

A Rutgers journalism professor helps students navigate media’s role in writing about social issues.

Feb 16 2017

Rutgers’ Laura Fabris to play key role in federal project to fight influenza virus.

Feb 16 2017

Grace Ibitamuno Obienu juggles three passions – medicine, community health and writing fiction.

Feb 16 2017

Rutgers’ Joel Cantor explains the hurdles to a replacement plan and examines GOP proposals.

Feb 15 2017

Alumnus Paul Gardullo, a curator at the National Museum of African American History and Culture, helps tell the story of a people’s journey.

Feb 13 2017

Chelsie Riche, one of 36 U.S. scholars chosen, will follow her quest for equal access to education for all to the United Kingdom.

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Feb 13 2017

A Rutgers study finds toxic proteins doing harm to neighboring neurons. 

Feb 13 2017

Did you know concrete is the largest emitter of carbon dioxide of any man-made chemical? Rutgers has developed a new concrete that not only produces less carbon – but absorbs it as well.

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