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Undergrads Skip Spring Break to Take “Flash” Courses With RU-N Deans

The first-ever spring-break "flash" courses were offered last week to students interested in pressing social-justice issues.

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Political Science Students Get a Hands-On Lesson in Diplomacy with Model UN Course

An innovative Political Science course is preparing students for the largest intercollegiate Model UN Conference in the world. 

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Diane Jammula on a Mission to Make Physics Accessible to All

On a recent afternoon, Diane Jammula stood at the front of a large lecture hall packed with 150 students, wearing a humorous grin.

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RU-N’s Video Production Program Expands into New Hahne’s Space

Latest move represents a huge investment by RU-N in a discipline that is the wave of the future.

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One of RU-N's Newest Institutes Leads the Way on Urban Sustainability

The term “sustainability,” whose currency has grown in recent years, usually conjures images of solar and wind energy, recycling, and composting—and in urban areas rooftop gardens, LEED buildings and bike lanes.

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