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Saturday April 30, 2016

Rutgers Today

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  • RU Speaks: Seniors Look Back on Four Years

    What have you learned from your time at Rutgers? We asked members of the Class of 2016 to offer their first-year selves advice about making the most of the college experience. Watch and find out what they had to say.

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What's Happening at Rutgers

  • fossils
    Fossil Field Trip

    Join the Rutgers Geology Museum on a fossil field trip to the Big Brook Preserve in Colts Neck May 7. Registration required. 

  • HereNow
    ‘HereNow: Rutgers 250’ Exhibition

    The “HereNow” exhibition at the Zimmerli Art Museum features photographs with a Rutgers theme on the occasion of the Rutgers 250 anniversary through July 3.

  • Star
    Reckoning with Post-Holocaust Anti-Semitism in Europe

    The Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life hosts a lecture by Jonathan Judaken of Rhodes College May 4. RSVP requested. 

  • Soviet art
    Soviet Art During the Cold War

    “Dreamworlds and Catastrophes: Intersections of Art and Science in the Dodge Collection” at the Zimmerli Art Museum examines the dominant concerns of Soviet artists during the Cold War.

  • caricature
    Caricature Exhibition

    The Zimmerli Art Museum presents an exhibition featuring the satirical caricatures of Honoré Daumier through July. 

Fast Facts
About Rutgers

The first African-American student admitted to Rutgers’ New Jersey College for Women, now Douglass Residential College, Julia Baxter Bates was the NAACP’s lead researcher for two decades. Her work directly influenced the Supreme Court’s 1954 Brown v. Board of Education ruling, which declared school segregation unconstitutional. U.S. News & World Report ranks Rutgers first for women’s history.


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