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Gov. Phil Murphy (D-N.J.) is asking for strategies for climate change resiliency. 
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NJ governor announces new climate change executive order

Gov. Phil Murphy (D-N.J.) signed an executive order on the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Sandy on Tuesday, intended to reform strategy to safeguard New Jersey against future threats of climate change, according to a video put out by the governor’s office.

A new report has found that New Jersey’s risk to tidal flooding has doubled since 1980, with risks due to rising sea-levels, which will continue to increase in the future, according to a press release for a study conducted by the Rhodium Group. It was co-written by Robert Kopp, a professor in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences and director of the Institute of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences (EOAS). 
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New Jersey at increased risk for hurricane damage, study finds

A new report has found that New Jersey’s risk to tidal flooding has doubled since 1980, with risks due to rising sea-levels, which will continue to increase in the future, according to a press release for a study conducted by the Rhodium Group. It was co-written by Robert Kopp, a professor in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences and director of the Institute of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences (EOAS). 

Dr. David Livingston, professor and chief of the division of trauma and surgical critical care in the department of surgery at the New Jersey Medical School (NJMS), has been announced as the next president of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST), a national scholarly organization dedicated to the science and practice of the field of trauma and critical care, according to a press release. 
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Rutgers surgical doctor to be president of national organization

Dr. David Livingston, professor and chief of the division of trauma and surgical critical care in the department of surgery at the New Jersey Medical School (NJMS), has been announced as the next president of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST), a national scholarly organization dedicated to the science and practice of the field of trauma and critical care, according to a press release. 

As people put forward offerings to Lord Snipp at the tree’s trunk, including bananas, mozzarella sticks and a whole onion to name a few, others read spiritual remarks for their sanctified crustacean.
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Tree Lobster makes return to tree on Rutgers' campus

The Tree Lobster, better known as Lord Snipp by the Rutgers community, was placed back onto its perch Thursday night in a quasi-religious ceremony outside of Scott Hall on the College Avenue campus, garnering a crowd of students anticipating the return of Lord Snipp.

The Rutgers University Police Department (RUPD) chief of University Police, Kenneth Cop, acknowledged the Livingston campus break-in at a Rutgers University Student Assembly (RUSA) Town Hall on Thursday night, saying that students should practice "good basic measures" to help prevent future incidents. 
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Rutgers chief of police responds to Livingston incident last week

The Rutgers University Police Department (RUPD) chief of University Police, Kenneth Cop, acknowledged the Livingston campus break-in at a Rutgers University Student Assembly (RUSA) Town Hall on Thursday night, saying that students should practice "good basic measures" to help prevent future incidents. 

Rutgers University Police Department (RUPD), Chief of University Police Kenneth Cop.
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RUSA will have seat on RUPD officers evaluation board

A proposal is in the works to involve the Rutgers University Student Assembly (RUSA) to have an active part in selecting police officers for the Rutgers University Police Department (RUPD), Chief of University Police Kenneth Cop said at a RUSA Town Hall on Thursday evening.


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