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A neuroscientist at Rutgers University-Newark says the human brain ope More

Elizabeth Ehret ’15 Named Point Scholar for Her Leadership Skills, Scholastic Excellence, and LGBT Advocacy

The Point Foundation, the nation’s largest LGBT scholarship organization, has selected Elizabeth Ehret, a member of the Class of 2015 at Rutgers School of Law–Newark, as a 2014 Took Trust Point Scholar.

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Wisconsin professor named as first Profeta Chair in Real Estate at Rutgers Business School

Dr. Morris Davis, a real estate and urban land economics professor at Wisconsin Business School, has been chosen to hold the Paul V.

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Visiting Scholars Bring Noteworthy Archives to Light at Institute of Jazz Studies

Thanks to the work of three visiting researchers and one hard working intern/resident at the Institute for Jazz Studies (IJS), the archives of two hidden heroes of the mid-20th century jazz scene have been fully processe

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First generation students in the spotlight

Rutgers University-Newark is home to hundreds of students who are first-generation Americans, as well as scores of students who are the first in their families to earn a college degree.  Their challenges and successes ec

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Hear Jane Read: Psychologist’s Research Gives New Meaning to Semantics, Value of Reading Aloud

For years a key way of diagnosing dyslexia has been how well a person reads aloud.  Similarly, the reading skills of adult readers also have been assessed by having them read words aloud.  “The idea is that the more you

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