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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.


Legislative Open House Focuses on Alternatives to Mass Incarceration

Rutgers University-Newark hosted its first-ever legislative open house this week where New Jersey lawmakers spoke about criminal justice reform and the need to move away from mass incarceration.


President Obama Calls for Justice System Changes During Visit to Rutgers

When President Obama visited Rutgers Law School, he called on changes to the criminal justice system and the way former offenders are treated – including offering support services for people once they’re released from in


President Obama Visits RU-N and Talks Criminal Justice Reform

On Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, Rutgers University-Newark (RU-N) welcomed President Barack Obama on his latest stop on his national tour on criminal justice reform.