Author Archive

Study Abroad in Peru

by

by Nicole Murray The Rutgers Spanish Department offers a study abroad program that gives students the opportunity to travel to Peru for 5 weeks and experience the country as a native resident. The… Continue reading

RU Connecting the DOTS?

by

by: Dominique Ellison   As a way to expose students to healthier lifestyles, Rutgers Student Life has partnered with Rutgers University Department of Transportation Services (RUDOTS) to bring a month-long series of transportation… Continue reading

Meditation and Mindfulness for Students and Staff at Rutgers

by

by Janine Warner Dr. Siobhan Gibbons says all are welcome to participate in her Mindfulness Meditation sessions. No previous experience is required. Gibbons is a staff psychologist for Rutgers University’s Counseling, Alcohol and… Continue reading

Rutgers Students Get the Scoop from a Music Journalist

by

Jenn Pelly talks the ins and outs of music journalism by Michelle Kim New York native, Jenn Pelly, 25, has been a full-time staff editor at Pitchfork since 2011. She began to freelance,… Continue reading

Destiny’s Bridge Puts Homelessness on Agenda at Rutgers

by

by Nicole Murray Minister Steve Brigham has been fighting for the poor to have affordable housing for over a decade. “In America, there is class discrimination against the poor,” said Brigham, Tent City… Continue reading

Students Protest Rice Speech with Takeover of Barchi Office

by

by Molly O’Brien Students and members of the Tent State movement are currently occupying President Barchi’s office at Rutgers University campus in protest of former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice coming to town… Continue reading

Opinion: Diverse University or Not

by

Crossposted from RU Uncapped. By Nadirah Simmons For a university that prides itself on the diversity of its students, this diversity does not apply to Greek life. A Construction Management Association Inc. sign… Continue reading

Opinion: The Julie Herman Controversy is All About the Context

by

Crossposted from Hub City Forum, a Raritan River Review blog. By Ariana Cerminaro By now, most people have heard about the latest media firestorm involving Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann, as it has… Continue reading

Opinion: Julie Hermann “Controversy” Blown Out of Proportion

by

Crossposted from Hub City Forum, a Raritan River Review blog. By Nadirah Simmons Yet another Rutgers fiasco. If you do not know what is going on with Rutgers Athletic Director Julie Hermann, she… Continue reading

S.H.A.D.E.S. Theater Helps to Spread Knowledge

by

by Nicole Murray Students do not always come into college knowing everything that they were taught in health class. Parents do not always sit down and tell their kids, for example, about sex,… Continue reading