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Road to Recovery

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As Rutgers University's substance abuse helpline enters its second year, it counts its success one call at a time
27-Jun-2016 1:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Bill Rasmussen: Rutgers Alumnus Founded ESPN, Created First 24-Hour TV Network

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The self-proclaimed 'sports junkie' changed sports broadcasting, how the world watches television
14-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Environmental Global Public Health Conference Sponsored by the Rutgers University School of Public Health at the United Nations June 6

In Observance of World Environment Day, the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), Rutgers University School of Public Health and the Rutgers University Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute (EOHSI) are sponsoring a UNAI START...
1-Jun-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Rutgers Scientists Help Create World’s Largest Coral Gene Database

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Coral reefs – stunning, critical habitats for an enormous array of prized fish and other species – have survived five major extinction events over the last 250 million years. Now, an international team of scientists led by Rutgers faculty has...
25-May-2016 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Legos: A New Frontier for Libraries

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Rutgers art librarian Megan Lotts is changing the public’s perceptions of libraries – one colorful brick at a time.
23-May-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Obama’s Address at Rutgers Commencement Recalls Other Presidential Stops

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Obama’s Address at Rutgers Commencement Recalls Other Presidential Stops
10-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Julia Baxter Bates: Proving the Scientific Case For Public School Desegregation

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An unsung hero of the Civil Rights Movement, the Rutgers alumna fought racism from within the system – and won
9-May-2016 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Vietnam Veteran Considered Guardian Angel

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Rutgers University-Newark alumnus helped save dozens of Marines from massacre
25-Apr-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Are Daily Fantasy Sports Gambling? You Bet! Says Rutgers Gambling Expert. And the Future Legalization of Sports Betting May Be Their Biggest Wager

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Fantasy sports look a lot like sports betting when you look at the way Internet sites have changed the game entirely, and the billions they are making in the process.
8-Dec-2015 9:05 AM EST

Are Daily Fantasy Sports Gambling? You bet! says Rutgers gambling expert. And the future legalization of Sports Betting may be their Biggest Wager

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8-Dec-2015 9:05 AM EST

When ‘Healthy’ Eating Becomes a Health Risk

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Rutgers psychologist discusses the dangers of orthorexia
16-Sep-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Measles Outbreak: What You Need to Know

A Rutgers University infectious diseases expert discusses the myths and facts of the measles outbreak and the “vaccine gap” that has put certain adults at risk.
6-Feb-2015 2:00 PM EST

An Update on Bacterial Meningitis and Other Important Vaccine News

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With school underway and flu season not far behind, vaccinations are on people’s minds again, or at least they should be – according to experts such as George DiFerdinando Jr. who keep track of how disease spreads and the best ways to prevent...
18-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

As Ebola Rages, Controlling the Deadly Spread

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As the out-of-control Ebola epidemic continues, an infectious disease physician and a medical historian -- both at Rutgers University -- discuss the risk for Americans, lessons from medical history, and treating people already at risk.
25-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT

My Two Dads: Does Gender Matter When Raising Children?

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In a book published this month, a Rutgers law professor examines what makes a good parent and how marriage equality improves the welfare of children of same-sex couples
4-Jun-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Hot Topic: A Potentially Deadly Virus Comes to the U.S.

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Physician and infectious disease researcher Nila Dharan of Rutgers New Jersey Medical School discusses the deadly virus MERS and what people can do to protect themselves.
23-May-2014 10:00 AM EDT

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