The Board of Governors held a meeting on Dec. 17 and various members of the Rutgers community attended to discuss different issues.
Rutgers still has ways it must improve on how it conducts sexual assault investigations at the Office of Employment Equity (OEE), said two Rutgers alumni still involved with the organization End Assault at Rutgers.
On Dec. 8, a vigil for Dr. Priyanka Reddy, who was killed in India last week, was held on the College Avenue campus.
In a recent vote by the New Jersey General Assembly’s higher education committee — whether to fund a special care treatment center at the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine — three members voted against the funds due to football head coach Greg Schiano’s contract, according to an article on NJ Advance Media.
The College Avenue Community Church served lunch to food-insecure students from Nov. 4 to Nov. 15 as part of the Community Cafe initiative.
As winter approaches, heat has become a major issue on the campuses at Rutgers University.
The Rutgers University Police Department (RUPD) received a report of a suspicious package on Thursday Dec. 6, at approximately 10:18 p.m. in the area of the Buell Apartments, said University Spokesperson Neal Buccino.
The American Association of University Professors – Biomedical and Health Sciences of New Jersey (AAUP-BHSNJ) spoke out against Rutgers’ administration officials for hiring football head coach Greg Schiano.
The North Jersey Climate Coalition led a climate strike at Rutgers—Newark on Dec. 6 to demand clean air, water and energy from New Jersey officials.
Rutgers researchers have released a study that found those getting treated for opioid addiction were more likely to relapse if they were more tolerant of risky behaviors and situations, according to a University press release.
A joint investment of $45 million will aid a Rutgers-led team in developing medical breakthroughs for New Jersey patients faster through the New Jersey Alliance for Clinical and Translational Science (NJ ACTS).
An event geared toward advising women and veterans in the field of urban farming was held on Dec. 3, on Douglass campus, as the first part of a workshop series called “Annie’s Project: Farming in New Jersey’s Cities and the Urban Fringe.”
Douglass Residential College (DRC) has raised more than $15 million through its fundraising campaign "The Power of the 100 Years," according to an article on Rutgers Today.
An automated way to create polymers using robotics and custom software was developed by a team of Rutgers-led researchers, according to an article on Rutgers Today.
Head football coach Greg Schiano — standing alongside Gov. Phil Murphy (D-N.J.), Rutgers University President Robert L. Barchi, Board of Governor Greg Brown and Rutgers Athletics Director Pat Hobbs — held an introductory press conference at the Hale Center on Busch campus on Wednesday.
Researchers in the Rutgers Evolution of Nanomachines In Geospheres and Microbial Ancestors (ENIGMA) organization began a program to teach astrobiology lessons to students in local schools, according to an article from Rutgers Today.