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Rutgers University-Newark Commencement-at-a-Glance

On May 18, Rutgers University–Newark (RU-N) honored approximately 2,275 graduate and undergraduate students receiving their degrees at the Prudential Center.


Commencement Honorees: Wendell Pierce of 'The Wire' and Activist Radhika Coomaraswamy

Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N) will recognize not one, but two outstanding individuals with honorary degrees at its May 18 main commencement ceremony at the Prudential Center.


Kudos to Our Graduates

Earning a college or graduate degree is an accomplishment borne of hard work, focus, and perseverance, as well as brainpower.  These qualities are displayed by all 2,900 members of the Rutgers University-Newark Class of


It’s Hail and Farewell to the 2,900 Members of the Class of 2015 in Ceremonies on May 16, 18 and 22

Mellon Foundation President Earl Lewis Will Address Joint Convocation on May 18

On Monday, May 18, Newark’s Prudential Center will again host a multi-school commencement ceremony for gra