Aki Sasamoto, assistant professor of sculpture at Mason Gross School of the Arts, is a performance artist who goes beyond traditional collaborative efforts — working with mathematicians, engineers, musicians and anyone who fits the vision of her latest project.
Petros Levounis, chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (RNJMS) and recipient of an OAT award in 2016, said that aside from paying less for learning materials like textbooks, the money awarded helps students sharpen skills like editing and proofreading.
Jeff Broggi, associate dean of Rutgers Student Affairs, committed to this year’s Tower Jump under the condition that he raise $1,000 for the Emergency Assistance Fund by running four races in four days at Disney World.
Dr. Jorge Schement, Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion, will stepped down from his position to reunite with members from the School of Communication and Information and to resume his teaching position.
With a donation close to $1 million, members of the University’s Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering will utilize drone technology to study and help prevent water contamination in the Raritan River. YOUTUBE.COM
Gary and Barbara Rodkin met at Rutgers in 1976. The couple has made a number of contributions to the University including the Douglass Residential College, the Rutgers Honors College and The Gary Barbara Rodkin Center for Academic Success.