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Debate Team Reaches New Midseason High

After a fall semester of heated debates centered on the theme of climate change, the Rutgers University-Newark Debate Team, housed at Rutgers School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA), has outdone its stellar pe


SPAA Alumnus Turns Classroom Learning into Community Building

In April 2016, Verona, New Jersey, Police Chief Mitchell Stern made headlines when his quick thinking led to the prevention of an attempted suicide across the world in Verona, Italy.


Three SPAA Doctoral Students Honored at ARNOVA Conference

Photo: Huafang Li (left), Seth Meyer (center), and Chengxin Xu (right)


SPAA Distinguished Practitioner in Residence James M. Davy Wins Public Administration Award in Father’s Namesake

The New Jersey Municipal Management Association (NJMMA) has awarded its annual Dr. Thomas J. Davy Academic Achievement Award to James M.


Scholarship Fosters Student's Desire to Give Back

“Giving back and helping people is something that I’ve always wanted to do, from a very early age,” said Rehtul "D.J." Jordan, an undergraduate student at Rutgers School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA ’17).