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MFA in Creative Writing Director Jayne Anne Phillips to be Inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters

When the American Academy of Arts and Letters holds its annual induction and award ceremony in mid-May, Jayne Anne Phillips, author, professor, and founding director of the MFA in Creative Writing program at Rutgers Univ


Tayari Jones, Who Wrote Oprah's Latest Book Pick, Is Redefining the Southern Novel

Tayari Jones is no stranger to accolades, but her latest novel, An American Marriage, which debuted at No.


RU-N Chemist Wins Prestigious NSF Early CAREER Award

Another rising star from the ranks of Rutgers University–Newark scientists has taken home the prestigious Early CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation.


CMBN Professor Awarded $1.5 Million Grant to Study Promising Brain Therapy

Non-invasive Transcranial Current Stimulation therapy is catching on, but more study is needed.


EES Professor Wins Prestigious Geological Society of America Award

Professor Alec Gates, of Rutgers University–Newark’s Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (EES), has received the Geological Society of America’s 2017 Public Service Award.