Did You Know?
April 16, 2019
Did you know that Rutgers graduates and Super Bowl winners Devin McCourty and Jason McCourty are the honorary doctorates of humane letters degrees and the Commencement Speakers on May 19? Both were standout players for Rutgers football, landed on different NFL teams (Devin in New England and Jason in Tennessee) after Rutgers, and now both play for the New England Patriots. On February 3, 2019, they became the first set of twins to play together in, and win, a Super Bowl. Learn more here.
April 9, 2019
Did you know that Rutgers Day is Saturday, April 27? Rutgers Day is a free day-long event where you can explore your state university. Experience hands-on learning activities, enjoy entertaining stage performances, and see exhibitions and demonstrations hosted by our accomplished professors, staff, and students! Learn more here.
April 2, 2019
Did you know that history was made for Rutgers wrestling, as New Jersey natives Nick Suriano and Anthony Ashnault both secured the program's first individual titles at the 2019 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships? Learn more here.
March 26, 2019
Did you know that the School of Arts and Sciences (SAS) is hosting a Major & Minor Fair on Wednesday, March 27, from 1 to 4 p.m. in the multipurpose room of the College Avenue Student Center? Students will have the opportunity to speak with representatives from different academic departments, programs, student services offices, and more. Registration for Fall 2019 is coming soon, and meeting with an academic advisor within SAS or a prospective major or minor will help you prepare. Learn more here.
March 12, 2019
Did you know that you can learn more about how to create and sustain an inclusive learning environment at Rutgers and beyond? Students can register for Confronting Discrimination, Promoting Dialogue: A Practical Workshop taking place on Sunday, March 31, from 1-4 p.m. Learn more about how you can earn a certificate of participation and register for this event here.
March 5, 2019
February 26, 2019
Did you know that the James Dickson Carr Lecture Series is featuring Laura Coates on March 6 at the Busch Student Center? The lecture series, named in honor of James Dickson Carr, who was the first African American graduate of Rutgers University, invites public intellectuals to visit campus to discuss pressing issues of diversity, access, and equity in a public lecture and open dialogue with the Rutgers community. This event is part of Access Week and open to all students, faculty, and staff. Learn more here.
February 19, 2019
Did you know that the Zimmerli Art Museum on the College Avenue Campus is currently showing an exhibit highlighting the multifaceted perspectives of Paul Robeson? The exhibit was commissioned as part of a joint project between the university’s Robeson Centennial Celebration Committee, Rutgers—New Brunswick, and the museum. The portraits will be on display through April 14. Learn more here.
February 12, 2019
Did you know that Student Access & Educational Equity (SAEE) is celebrating their 6th Annual Access Week from February 18-February 22? Access Week offers a week of community programming and dialogue to create campus awareness for first-generation, low-income, and underrepresented students. The week is filled with a range of notable and renowned speakers, dynamic workshops, and educational community service opportunities. Learn more and see all programming here.
February 5, 2019
Did you know that Wednesday, February 6, and Thursday, February 7, is the Spring Career & Internship Mega Fair? An anticipated group of nearly 300 employers (different employers each day) will be available to network with candidates to discuss full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities from a wide variety of fields. This event is only open to Rutgers University (New Brunswick, Camden, Newark, and RBHS) students and alumni from all academic disciplines and will be held at the Louis Brown Athletic Center/Rutgers Athletic Center (RAC). Learn more here.