Register Now for the Diverse Unfreedoms and their Ghosts Conference on 3/31

Diverse Unfreedoms Conference

Registration is now open for the one-day conference, “Diverse Unfreedoms and their Ghosts”, scheduled for Friday, March 31st.  The conference will examine relationships between diverse unfreedoms (such as slavery, imprisonment, captivity, serfdom, domestic service, caste, etc.) as people understand and negotiate them, in autobiographic narratives, fiction, course cases, disputes, etc.; transitions between social institutions and … Read more Register Now for the Diverse Unfreedoms and their Ghosts Conference on 3/31

Join TMAC on 3/6 for a Forum on “Alternative Facts”

Alternative Facts

The Teaching Matters and Assessment Center (TMAC) will host “Alternative Facts? A Forum on Speech and Politics in a Post-Truth Era” on Monday, March 6th, from 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. in 401 Penn.  Featured panelists include: Dr. James Brown, Director of the Digital Studies Center and Assistant Professor of English; Dr. Jean-Louis Hippolyte, Associate … Read more Join TMAC on 3/6 for a Forum on “Alternative Facts”

Learn How ‘Big Data’ is Changing Political Campaigns on 3/1

Big Data

The Department of Political Science and the Digital Studies Center will co-host, “How is ‘Big Data’ Changing Political Campaigns: A Conversation with Tom Bonier” on Wednesday, March 1st, from 10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m., in 401 Penn.  All are welcome to this free event.  Tom Bonier, chief executive officer at TargetSmart, a data, technology, and … Read more Learn How ‘Big Data’ is Changing Political Campaigns on 3/1

Public Service and Healthcare Career Fair Scheduled for 3/1

News

All Rutgers University students and alumni are welcome to attend the Public Service and Healthcare Career Fair on Wednesday, March 1st, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., in the Campus Center’s Multi-Purpose Room. Over 40 employers are scheduled to attend.  Students and alumni are not required to register.      

The CURE Seminar Series Continues 3/3

Center for Urban Research and Education

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) will continue its seminar series on Friday, March 3rd, with a presentation by Dr. Sara Goldrick-Rab, Professor of Higher Education Policy and Sociology at Temple University, and founder of the Wisconsin HOPE Lab, the nation’s only translational research laboratory seeking ways to make college more affordable.  Dr. … Read more The CURE Seminar Series Continues 3/3

The Electric Cafe Series Returns 2/27

Electric Cafe

The Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts and the Rutgers Electro-Acoustic Lab present the next installment of the Electric Cafe Series on Monday, February 27th.  Joo Won Park will perform with special guest Adam Vidiksis of the Boyer Electroacoustic Ensemble Project (BEEP).  This free event will take place in the Black Box Theater during the free … Read more The Electric Cafe Series Returns 2/27

The Fifth Annual Lecture in Childhood Studies to be Held 2/23

Childhood Studies Lecture

The Department of Childhood Studies will present its fifth annual lecture on Thursday, February 23rd.  Dr. Mary Celeste Kearney, Associate Professor of Film, Television, and Theater at the University of Notre Dame, is the guest speaker.  Dr. Kearney’s lecture is titled, “Always Extras? Black Girlhood, U.S. Media, and Girls’ Studies.” This lecture begins at 4 … Read more The Fifth Annual Lecture in Childhood Studies to be Held 2/23