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Local Portuguese-American Poets to Put Ironbound on Display at RU-N

The Ironbound section of Newark has a storied past and vibrant present, dominated by its Portuguese and Lusophone community, yet home to people from around the world.


Rutgers University‒Newark (RU-N) Alumna Awarded Gates Scholarship to Cambridge University

Merve Fejzula enjoying life as a Cambridge student. Copyrighted photos by Phil Mynott.


Mourning An Alumnus, Scholar, Activist, Educator and Advocate for the Poor

We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Dr. Robert Curvin, a distinguished alumnus, a visiting scholar and professor in Rutgers' Edward J.


Rutgers Law Grad Wins Gold at Pan American Games

Ashley Higginson, a New Jersey track star who graduated from Rutgers Law School-Newark in May, won the gold medal with a record time in the steeplechase event at the Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada.


RU-N Students and Alumna Recognized for Community Activism

Newark Pride Week 2015 has come and gone, and four Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N) students and one newly minted RU-N alumna closed the occasion with honors and accolades attributable to their activism in the LGBTQA com