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Colum McCann
Wednesday, 07/17/19
Check out the highlights from the 2019 Rutgers Writers' Conference! Highlights included keynote speakers Amy Tan and Colum McCann.  + continue reading
Peter and June
Tuesday, 06/18/19
After several years of instruction, art teacher June Scharff, 84, of Piscataway, had attracted a number of regulars to her classes at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Rutgers (OLLI-RU), part of the Division of Continuing Studies. “I had a real following,” she says. “Just great students, enthusiastic and... + continue reading
Amy Tan
Monday, 04/01/19
Born in California to immigrant parents from China, Amy Tan has been a best-selling author since her first novel, The Joy Luck Club, was published in 1989.  Since then, her work – which often reflects on mother-daughter bonds, and the immigrant experience – has included children’s books, a memoir, a libretto, a... + continue reading

Personal Enrichment

Enna Chiu and Ennyn Chiu at Rutgers Summer Scholars Program 2016
Friday, 09/16/16
Of the 145 students in Rutgers’ summer scholar classes in New Brunswick, the majority are high school juniors and seniors. Ennyn Chiu, along with her 11-year-old sister Enna, are both enrolled... + continue reading

Earn Credit

Tile image Tech Kit for Girls Aims to Lessen a Gender Gap
Monday, 06/27/16
Rutgers students create educational game designed to help girls 11-14 learn programming and technology skills in Rutgers Makerspace The president’s daughter has been kidnapped. ... + continue reading

Professional Development

Nancy Lukas presenting at Rutgers Coding Bootcamp
Friday, 12/02/16
By Padraig Ryan Nancy Lukas, who retired in 2015 after spending 20 years as a teacher, always loved technology. She was one of the first teachers to have her own website, loved using a... + continue reading