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SPAA Board of Governors Distinguished Professor Norma Riccucci Wins John Gaus Award and Lectureship – a Lifetime Achievement Award for Exemplary Scholarship

On Aug. 29, 2018, Board of Governors Distinguished Professor Norma Riccucci received the 2018 John Gaus Award and Lectureship at the American Political Science Association Annual Meeting in Boston.


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


Public Service Interests Set SPAA Graduate Mohamed Abdelghany (BA'18) on Path to Harvard

This fall, Mohamed Abdelghany will begin his studies at Harvard Law School – a stark change for the man who enrolled at Rutgers University–Newark (RU-N) with dreams of becoming a doctor.