Video Conversations with Alumni
Elizabeth Warren and other distinuished alumni share their stories with us.
Elizabeth Warren talks about her experiences as a Rutgers School of Law-Newark Class of 1976 alumna and explains how American democracy and values are revealed in the two law courses she teaches at Harvard University.
At home in Washington, D.C., best-selling author Judith Viorst talks about her books for children and adults (Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day; Necessary Losses; The Tenth Good Thing About Barney; Suddenly Sixty And Other Shocks Of Later Life... etc.) her college years attending Rutgers University in Newark, NJ, and the people and authors who have influenced her.
Al Koeppe, CEO of The Newark Alliance, former CEO of PSE&G, and alumnus of Rutgers University, Newark. Al Koeppe's career and his personal life have centered on "what I valued in this little college while I was here," and that is an "extraordinary connection" of Rutgers University to the community of Newark.
Joined Rutgers: 1946
Campus Size: 38 acres, 33 buildings
Interim Chancellor: Philip Yeagle
Undergraduate Majors: 40+
Graduate Programs: 20+ (JD, MA, MBA, MFA, MPA, MS, Ph.D.)
Athletics: 14 NCAA Division III women and men's teams
Enrollment (fall 2012)
Full-time Faculty: 585
Faculty with Terminal Degrees: 99%
Full-time Staff: 770
Male/Female Ratio: 50:50
Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1
Nations Represented: 100+
On-campus Residents: 1,280
Basic Type: Research Universities (high research activity)
Special Classification: Community Engagement