The RU-N SPAA Research Brief "Pandemic Planning in the U.S.: An Examination of COVID-19 Data" addresses two questions surrounding COVID-19 deaths in the U.S.: First, are COVID-19 deaths spread equally across different states and regions of the United States? Second, are African Americans more likely to die from COVID-19 than other racial groups? This research was authored by RU-N SPAA Dean Charles E. Menifield. Click her to read the full research brief.
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The Anchor Institutions Task Force (AITF) has been capturing and highlighting the engagement of anchor institutions in the current context, serving as a forum for ongoing learning exchange among representatives of anchor institutions, and developing a policy strategy to increase support for the vital role that anchor institutions play in transforming communities. AITF developed a strategic plan inspired by potential contributions anchor institutions can bring going forward: Anchor Institutions Task Force Strategic Plan Summer 2020 through Spring 2023. Click here to register for the December 3, 2020 webinar.
Presented by The Clement A. Price Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience at RU-N as part of our Dance Symposium Series. December 3, 2020. Click here to register.
The RU-N-NJIT Theatre Program proudly presents
"THE DIRECTORS' PROJECT 2020". This year the student directors from this semester's Directing class will be showcasing their work as digital production "zoom" plays online. The plays will be available online for viewing at http://theatre.njit.edu starting at 7 pm on Wednesday, December 2 until the end of Sunday, December 6. The plays are free to stream during that period. Click here for more information.
The Newest Americans presents a conversation with journalist and author Roberto Lovato about his new book, Unforgetting A Memoir of Family, Migration, Gangs, and Revolution in the Americas. Lovato will be in conversation Gaiutra D. Bahadur, journalism professor in the Department of Arts, Culture and Media at RU-N. on Friday, December 4, at 5pm on Facebook Live. Click here for more information
Are you ready to do your part to protect the RU-N community? Add your phone to the COVID fight by downloading the COVID Alert NJ app. It's New Jersey's new app to help stop COVID-19 in our state. Click here for more information.
There are many great online workshops, talks, and events to attend virtually from Rutgers-Newark and the City of Newark this fall. Stay in the know, and submit your event, by visiting the Rutgers-Newark events calendar!