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BuzzFeed Names Rutgers MFA Graduate Executive Editor of Culture

When he glances around the newsroom at BuzzFeed, the Internet media giant The Atlantic magazine recently called “the most influential news organization in America today,” Saeed Jones sees a level of diversity un

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Ants Were Socializing – and Sparring – Nearly 100 Million Years Ago, Rutgers Study Finds

Several species of ants, well-preserved in ancient Burmese amber, were studied by Phillip Barden, a biologist at Rutgers University-Newark.

Like people, ants have often fought over food and territory.

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Radek Dobrowolski: On the Front Lines of Research Into Brain Injuries

The self-eating of neurons in the brain. The build-up of plaque.  The first sounds like a scene from TV’s “The Walking Dead,” the other sounds like a toothpaste ad.

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RU-N’s Aldo Civico Put His Life on the Line for His Book on Colombia’s Death Squads

Aldo Civico, assistant professor, sociology and anthropology, Rutgers University-Newark, is the author of the just published The Para-State: An Ethnography of Colombia's Death Squads

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Professor A. Van Jordan Wins the 2015 Lannan Literary Award for Poetry

Henry Rutgers University Professor A. Van Jordan has won the prestigious 2015 Lannan Literary Award for poetry.

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