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Last week, student veterans took to the golf course on Busch campus where they networked and built relationships with one another with help from Professional Golfers Association (PGA) and Ladies Professional Golfers Association (LPGA) instructors.

Amy Jordan, a professor in the Department of Journalism and Media Studies, found that children are more likely to engage in behaviors that reflect the media they absorb. PIIXABAY

In addition to high temperatures, August brought above average rainfall. It was marked the wettest month in New Jersey since 2011, with more than a 10-inch difference between the wettest and driest locations around the state. PIXABAY

The North American Interfraternity Council announced policy earlier this month that restricts its partnering fraternities from consuming drinks with an alcohol by volume of more than 15 percent. PIXABAY

Both University Chancellor Debasish Dutta and Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Felicia McGinty attended yesterday’s service to honor the lives of 11 students who died this school year. 

 

Juggling a social media presence and privacy can be difficult. Norah Kerr-McCurry, a professor in the School of Management and Labor Relations, advises students keep their information basic. PIXABAY

Bitcoin is one of many recently popularized cryptocurrencies that have integrated themselves into the marketplace. It is a decentralized currency and does not flow from a physical banking system — sparking concern by some over its reliability.

Police chiefs across the state are looking at new ways to discern the effects of driving while under the influence of marijuana as New Jersey moves closer toward legalizing the Schedule I drug. Some students feel driving under the influence of alcohol is a more pressing issue. PIXABAY

As a way to stay updated on new technology and build versatility into their resumes, students in the School of Arts and Sciences can log onto one of the hundreds of tutorials available on Lynda.com. 

Students who donated nonperishable food items to the Rutgers Student Food Pantry were given access to a truck loaded with Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch consoles for some needed game play.

Home delivery service, expanding available edible products and raising the purchase limit from 2 ounces are a few of Gov. Phil Murphy’s ideas for legal marijuana in New Jersey. 

Students at the University printed approximately 15 million pieces of paper in 2008, but a new program has cut this number by 43 percent — saving more than 3,400 trees.

For the last decade, New Jersey residents have paid the highest property taxes in the nation, but both candidates in the gubernatorial election have proposed plans that intend to reform state taxes.

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