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Rutgers Mourns Loss of Dr. Said Samatar, Longtime History Professor, Scholar, Authority on Somalia

Joint Statement from Chancellor Nancy Cantor, Provost Todd Clear, and Dean Jan Lewis, Faculty of Arts and Sciences


Professor Ruth Feldstein Wins the Hooks Institute National Book Award

NCAS’ Ruth Feldstein, associate professor of History and American Studies, has been named the co-winner of this year’s Hooks Institute for Social Change National Book Award for How it Fee


Feb. 16 Marion Thompson Wright Lecture Commemorates Sesquicentennial of the Emancipation Proclamation

The 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation will be brought into sharp focus at the 2013 Marion Thompson Wright Lecture Series, Emancipation and the Work of Freedom, Saturday, Feb.