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RU-N and Mayor Ras J. Baraka Announce Partnership With Launch of 'My Newark' Mobile App

Application now available from iTunes and Google Play for Apple and Android; Enables users to keep alerts on non-emergency issues, current news, and links


Rutgers Helps NJ: Online Resource Guide to Social and Legal Services

The mother of an eight-year-old boy with autism does not understand her child’s education rights. A social worker searches tirelessly for vocational training for a client who lost his job and is facing eviction.


Cuban Health Care: Rutgers Students Witness a Different Way to Serve Patients

A group of Rutgers students spent four weeks this summer experiencing the complexities of life in Cuba – a country with an underdeveloped economy but highly effective health care system.


Volunteers Will Ready Newark Conservancy Urban Environmental Center

Media Welcome on April 22, 24; Bring water, wear sturdy shoes and clothes that you can get dirty!

For the ninth year, Earth Day will bring together volunteers from the Rutgers community in Newark for “green” serv


Students, Volunteers, NJ Tree Foundation Will “Green” Rutgers University in Newark for Arbor Day

WHAT:  Tree-planting on the Rutgers campus as part of Newark’s Arbor Day Celebration.  Rutgers will provide equipment and personnel to transport 29 trees to their planting locations; vol