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Students who work at the Rutgers television station have an Academy Award nominee advising them. Hébert Peck is up for an Oscar at Sunday’s 89th Academy Awards for the James Baldwin documentary I Am Not Your Negro. “To me, working with the students is an incredible …

President Donald J. Trump The first weeks of Donald Trump’s presidency have been controversial – a fiery inauguration speech, disputes over crowd sizes at the inauguration, a constant flurry of tweets and an executive order on immigration. Rutgers Today asked presidential historian David Greenberg, who studies …

Rutgers students and alumni received 14 Fulbright grants this year, putting the university on the list of top producers among research institutions across the nation. The highly competitive awards, administered by the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, offer students and young professionals the opportunity to pursue …

According to Diana Sanchez and her co-authors, racists are often perceived as sexist, and vice versa, by the people they look down upon. Racism and sexism appear to coexist in the minds of victims of either prejudice, according to new Rutgers research published in the …

Despite federal recommendations for depression screening, a new Rutgers study found that less than 5 percent of adults were screened for depression in primary care settings. The low screening rate suggests missed opportunities to identify individuals with depression and link them to care, according to …

President Donald Trump’s executive orders have the potential to greatly affect the lives of Muslims, refugees, undocumented immigrants, women around the world, advocates of climate control and millions of Americans insured by the Affordable Care Act. It’s up to journalists – another group caught in …

Quinnetta and Bridgette Williams started their college years at two different universities pursuing different majors. For sisters who shared many of the same teachers in Elizabeth Public Schools’ gifted and talented program, however, that didn’t last long. The sisters will each receive degrees from Rutgers’ …

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