Did You Know?
May 5, 2020
Did you know that the Rutgers Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research has launched a social media campaign to provide New Jersey’s minority and immigrant communities with information and resources they need to stay informed in their own languages about COVID-19? About 31 percent of New Jersey residents speak a language other than English at home, according to U.S. Census data. You can find the campaign by searching for #IFHTranslates, and following individual accounts and hashtags listed here.
April 28, 2020
Did you know that it is SAS Career (and Life!) Readiness Week? You can join in for a week of quick-bite WebEx talks to help you create a purpose-filled life and career in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Sessions are hosted by the School of Arts and Sciences and Career Explorations in Arts and Sciences initiative in coordination with the University Office of Career Explorations and Success. Learn more and view the schedule here.
April 21, 2020
April 14, 2020
Did you know that New Jersey residents, military personnel, and veterans nationwide can continue to seek support from confidential peer support helplines operated by Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care? These helplines are available to assist people managing unique life stressors, especially as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. View a list of hotlines and their operating hours here.
April 7, 2020
Did you know that Rutgers has launched a genetic testing service for COVID-19? Rutgers’ RUCDR Infinite Biologics has launched a test for the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus and can use its automation experience and infrastructure to test as many as tens of thousands of samples daily. Learn more about the testing service here.
March 31, 2020
Did you know that Rutgers has created a new center to coordinate the university’s myriad research and public health and outreach efforts to combat COVID-19? The center’s goal is to serve as an institutional hub for Rutgers' COVID-19 research activities and information dissemination. Learn more about the Center for COVID-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness here.
March 24, 2020
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March 3, 2020
Did you know that March 6 is the second annual Women’s Day at Douglass? Women’s Day at Douglass is in honor of International Women’s Day and presented by the Douglass Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program. The event will highlight the accomplishments of Douglass students, alumnae, and women within the Rutgers community. Learn more and register here.
February 25, 2020
Did you know that the 254th Anniversary Commencement speaker is Lester Holt, an award-winning journalist and anchor of NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt and Dateline NBC? Learn more about Commencement and the Commencement speaker here.