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Lauren Craig, the Ultimate Serial Entrepreneur

A serial entrepreneur is a person who continually starts new businesses and revenue-producing brands around new and innovative concepts.


Rutgers-Newark Alumna to Begin Peace Corps Service in Albania

Jinnia Nusrat, 23, of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Albania on Jan. 17, 2020, to begin training as a health education volunteer.


Alumni Isaiah Friday (BA'10, MPA'15) and Robert Friday (PhD'18) Create Family Legacy at SPAA

In May 2018, Robert Friday earned his PhD from Rutgers School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA), ending a pursuit that began in 2006 and cementing an educational legacy with his son, Isaiah Friday. 


For SPAA Alumnus Kaifeng Yang (PhD'03), Public Administration is Serious Business

Dr. Kaifeng Yang (PhD’03) was a businessman.


Doctorate Provides New Purpose for SPAA Alumnus Jonathan Justice ('03)

Several years after graduating from college with his bachelor’s degree, Jonathan Justice (PhD’03) carved his way into the public sector by writing letters and making cold calls that led to a job as a business improvement