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American Studies Professor Brings Forgotten Magazine Back to Life

Assistant Professor Mary Rizzo was in Baltimore in 2014, researching a book on cultural representations of that city, when she saw a reference to a 1980s magazine called Chicory, published by Baltimore’s Enoch P

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Newest Americans Receives NEH Grant To Support Neighborhood Immigrant History Project and Newark History Bus Initiative

Newark, NJ: Newest Americans, a digital storytelling initiative based at Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N), has been awarded a Community Conversations grant of $310,000 from the Na

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NJSEA and RU-N Partnership Enhances, Expands Vital Scientific Research in the Meadowlands

On March 16, The New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority (NJSEA) and Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N) heralded the merger of the Authority’s Meadowlands Environmental Research Institute (MERI) into the RU-N Depar

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Mayor Baraka, Senator Booker, and Congressman Payne Announce $1 Million "Second Chance" Grant

Three-year partnership between City and Rutgers University School of Criminal Justice will target re-entering ex-offenders who are highest risk for being involved in homicide; Newark Reentry Initiative will use data

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