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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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IRS Summer Internship Furthers Career Goal for Patton Boggs Foundation Fellow Susan Wilkerson ’15

As a summer intern in the Newark office of the Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Susan J.

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Working to Loosen the Grip of Severe Mental Illness

A neuroscientist at Rutgers University-Newark says the human brain operates much the same whether active or at rest – a finding that could provide a better understanding of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other serio

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Rutgers University-Newark Advisory Board Ready to Shift Into High Gear During Second Year of Service

A year ago this month, Rutgers University-Newark entered a new era.

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