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RU-N’s Aldo Civico Put His Life on the Line for His Book on Colombia’s Death Squads

Aldo Civico, assistant professor, sociology and anthropology, Rutgers University-Newark, is the author of the just published The Para-State: An Ethnography of Colombia's Death Squads

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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.

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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.

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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

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