In the News Fall 2019

December 2019

The controversy over Bret Stephens’s Jewish genius column, explained,, December 30, SASN Prof. Brian Ferguson quoted

This Entrepreneur’s Goal: Helping 1,000 Urban Business Owners Break $1 Million, Forbes, December 29, RBS CUEED Executive Director Lyneir Richardson featured

How Will History Books Remember the 2010s?,, December 27, contribution by SASN Prof. James Goodman 

Wall Street’s Machine of Silence Stopped a #MeToo Revolution, Bloomberg Businessweek, December 19, Rutgers Law Prof. David Noll quoted

More than 750 historians urge House to impeach Trump: "Contempt for representative government",, December 18, RU-N History Prof. Beryl Satter quoted

House Votes on Articles of Impeachment Against Trump, Al Jazeera, December 18, Rutgers Law School Prof. Sahar Aziz interviewed

Undocumented N.J. student won a big award -- that she may not be able to accept,, December 15, RU-N student Esder Chong featured

Canadians travelling to or through U.S. should pay close attention to their withering rights, CBC, December 15, Op-ed written by RU-N doctoral candidate H.M. Jocelyn

Architects, Designers Talk Newark's Future, TapInto Newark, December 13, Rutgers Law School Prof. David Troutt quoted

Newark Public Schools is Raising the Bar on Culture in Classrooms, TapInto Newark, December 13, Newest Americans highlighted

Let's Be Clear: Black Culture is Bigger Than Hip Hop,, December 12, Rutgers-Newark mentioned

Colts Neck woman joins Red Bank law firm,, December 12, Rutgers Law School alumna Linda Lee featured

City Dignitaries Examine Former Mayor Kenneth Gibson’s Legacy at Paul Robeson Center, TapInto Newark, December 10

TV’s first Muslim American sitcom scores Golden Globe nomination, Los Angeles Times, December 9, Former SASN student Ramy Youssef featured

NJ students: Rutgers food pantries help fill grocery gaps,, December 6, pantryRUN featured

At 70, is NATO still important? 5 essential reads, Chicago Tribune, December 5, RU-N Prof. Simon Reich quoted

OPINION: The odds are still stacked against low-income college students; here are some ways to expand the possibilities, The Hechinger Report, December 2, Rutgers-Newark featured

November 2019

How to tell if your digital addiction is ruining your life, Business Mirror, November 30, Written by RBS Prof. Terri Kurtzberg

Newark Chess Club Clocks 10 Years of Helping Youth Make Moves, TapInto Newark, November 28, Rutgers Law School Alumnus Daryll Scipio featured

Toys ‘R’ Us is back, and it’s opening its 1st store this week in N.J.,, November 27, RBS Prof. Marc Kalan quoted

Abbott Leadership Institute (Youth Media Symposium) at Rutgers University Newark Awarded a 2019 Hello Insights HI IMPACT AWARD, RLS Media, November 27, ALI at RU-N featured

JBJ Soul Kitchen to open at Rutgers-Newark | CBS Sunday Morning | | NY Post

History’s lesson on impeachment: Respect the office, hold the officeholder accountable,, November 20, Op-ed written by SASN Prof. Joseph Dwyer

DACA in the crosshairs, WHYY, November 20, RICAP Director Jason Hernandez interviewed

Activists Pressing for Driver’s Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants, NJ Spotlight, November 18, RU-N Dreamer Esder Chong featured

Researchers trying to locate Chinese immigrant remains in NJ church basement, November 14, RU-N Geological Sciences featured, WABC | News 12 New Jersey | WNBC | Fox NY | NJ 101.5 | My9 News | TapInto |

Marine offering free boxing lessons to inner-city residents, Fox Business, November 12, SASN Alumnus Michael Steadman featured

2 More Newark High Schools Get Career 'Academies', Crucial To District Improvement Plan, Newark Patch, November 12, Rutgers Law School featured

Warren's days at Rutgers and Penn, The Philadelphia Inquirer, November 12, featuring Rutgers Law School Alumna Elizabeth Warren

Love and Dread, The New Yorker, November 11, Poetry of SASN Prof. Rachel Haddas featured

N.J. colleges that serve minority students could lose federal funding,, November 10, RU-N Chancellor Nancy Cantor quoted

Seeking gun violence solutions outside world of criminal justice, NJTV, November 7, Rutgers University Center on Gun Violence Research Symposium featured

UnGala: A Celebration of Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development, Jersey Bites, November 5, CUEED at Rutgers Business School featured


October 2019

Coverage of Humanities Action Lab's Climates of Inequality Launch, October-November

NJ is 5th-most-segregated state in US for black children. A lawsuit could mean big changes, October 30, Daily Record, Rutgers Law School Prof. Elise Boddie quoted

Review: What happened when Paul Theroux bought an old Buick and set out across Mexico, October 25, Los Angeles Times, Written by MFA Prof. Rigoberto González

Jazz Historian Dan Morgenstern Honored on 90th Birthday with Creation of Rutgers Fellowships,, October 23, featuring IJS Executive Director Emeritus Dan Morganstern

GlassRoots Honors Newarker Erin Sweeney, TapInto Newark, October 21, Rutgers Law School Student Erin Sweeney featured

Chile is the latest Latin American country to erupt in violent protest. Here’s why. Washington Post, October 21, Rutgers Law School Prof. Jorge Contesse quoted

Forget New York. For writer Saeed Jones, Columbus, Ohio, is the place to be a literary star. Washington Post, October 22, MFA Alumnus Saeed Jones featured

New Exhibit on Climate Inequality, Fios1 News, October 2019, Profile on Humanities Action Lab project

In Newark, Cultures Clash Over Whose Day is Columbus Day, October 16,, SASN Prof. Salamishah Tillet quoted

Lower East Side museum celebrates its black history roots, New York Daily News, October 16, Research of SASN Ph.D. Candidate Lauren O'Brien featured

No country for quilombolas,, October 12, SASN Prof. Sean Mitchell quoted

The real constitutional crisis,, October 9, Op-Ed by Rutgers Law School Prof. John Farmer, Jr.

The Power and Hurt of Growing Up Black and Gay, The New York Times, October 8, featuring SASN Alumnus Saeed Jones | NPR Review

NJ looks to boost - even mandate - parent involvement in schools, NJ101.5, October 8, Abbott Leadership Institute Executive Director Kaleena Berryman quoted

Black Women Are Leading the Charge in the Fight for Clean Water in Newark,, October 7, Written by RU-N GSN student Naomi Extra

Fights over statues aren’t just in the South. N.J. town doesn’t know what to do with war monument,, October 6, feature on New Arts Justice initiative (Also featured in TapInto)

Donald Trump asked Boris Johnson to help him discredit Robert Mueller's report,, October 2, Written by RU-N Alumnus Matthew Rozsa


September 2019

Working on the supply-chain gang, NJ Biz, September 30, featuring Rutgers Business School-Newark

1 single good encounter with a cop engenders a lot of trust, study finds,, September 29, Op-Ed by SCJ Prof. Michael Sierra-Arévalo

Rutgers Law Prof. Sahar Aziz speaks to BBC World about the implications of the protests in Egypt, September 24

15 great new books by Latinos for Hispanic Heritage Month, NBC News, September 20, Written by SASN Prof. Rigoberto González

‘Love & Hip Hop’ Star Amara La Negra On Why The Latinx Community Must Address Colorism, Huffington Post, September 16, SASN Prof. Melissa Valle quoted

Court Recognizes Reputational Harm to Muslims on Terrorist Watchlist,, September 16, Op-Ed by Rutgers Law Prof. Sahar Aziz

Crystal Bridges Museum Acquires Works by Kehinde Wiley, Jordan Casteel, and More,, September 12, ACM Asst. Prof. Jordan Casteel featured

Newark conference raises awareness about AI algorithmic bias, NJTV, September 11

It’s Tough Being a Young Skyscraper in New York, New York Times, September 9, SASN Economics Prof. Jason Barr quoted

Rutgers-Newark Program Recruits Bilingual Students for Language Services to Help Immigrants,, September 4

Muslim refugee teen previously blocked from US arrives on Harvard campus, RNS, September 3, Rutgers Law Prof. Sahar Aziz quoted