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MFA Alumnus Saeed Jones Named a Finalist for the 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award

Rutgers University–Newark alumnus Saeed Jones has been named one of five finalists for the prestigious National Book Critics Circle Award for his latest poetry collection Prelude to Bruise    (


MFA Program Leads the Way at 2014 Dodge Poetry Festival

It’s hard to say which has changed more since the Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival moved to Newark in 2010: the city or the festival.


Law Alumni Association to Honor Debevoise’s Mary Beth Hogan ’90, Federal Judge Esther Salas ’94, and AFSC’s Amy Gottlieb ’96

On Thursday, November 6, 2014 the Alumni Association of Rutgers School of Law–Newark will celebrate the achievements of Mary Beth Hogan ’90, Senior Co-Chair of Litigation at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP; the Honorable Es


Former Dancer Erica Nelson ’07 Leads Effort to Reduce Racial Inequity in Dane County, WI

After graduating from the University of Wisconsin–Madison with a B.A. in American History, Erica L. Nelson ’07 headed to New York to become a professional modern dancer.