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Professor A. Van Jordan Wins the 2015 Lannan Literary Award for Poetry

Henry Rutgers University Professor A. Van Jordan has won the prestigious 2015 Lannan Literary Award for poetry.


Coming To Newark Dec. 2-6, Thanks To RU-N and NJIT: The World Premiere of a Real-Life Drama About Desperate Migrants in Search of a Home

Almost daily, it seems, the evening news brings us images of refugees taking to the seas to flee wars in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan and Africa.


Institute of Jazz Studies Announces Berger - Carter Jazz Research Awards

The Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies (IJS) has announced this year’s recipients of the Morroe Berger – Benny Carter Jazz Research Fund grants.  Each year the Institute awards up to 10 grants of $1,000 each, with half of


Professor John Keene Earns Wide Acclaim for His Latest Work, "Counternarratives"

Rutgers University–Newark Professor John Keene is as versatile and nimble as they come.