Events

January 28, 2015

New Jersey Film Festival Begins January 31, New Brunswick
The Rutgers Film Co-op/New Jersey Media Arts presents short and feature-length films at the New Jersey Film Festival in various locations, beginning January 31 and continuing through March 1. Learn more here

Writers in Camden Series with Elisa Albert and Leslie Jamison: January 28, Camden
The Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Program, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–Camden, hosts authors Elisa Albert and Leslie Jamison on January 28 at 7 p.m. in the Stedman Gallery in the Camden Fine Arts Building, Rutgers–Camden. Learn more here.

Tatiana Flores on Latin American Women Artists, Activism, and Feminism: January 29, New Brunswick
The Institute for Research on Women, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, hosts a lecture with Tatiana Flores on “Social Practice as Feminist Strategy in Modern and Contemporary Latin American Art” on January 29 at 4:30 p.m., with a 4 p.m. reception at the Ruth Dill Johnson Crockett Building, Douglass Campus, Rutgers–New Brunswick. This lecture is free and open to the public. Learn more here.

Colloquium: Transportation Skills Assessment and Development for Adults on the Autism Spectrum: January 30, Scotch Plains
The Department of Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Counseling Professions, School of Health Related Professions, hosts Cecilia Feeley, transportation autism project manager, Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation. She will discuss the importance of independent travel and access to transportation to all aspects of community life and quality of life on January 30 at 10 a.m., Room 506, at the School of Health Related Professions Allied Health Technology Building at Union County College. For more information, contact Debbie Rich at debbie.rich@rutgers.edu.

Carbon Shock: How Climate Change Is Reshaping Geo-Politics and Changing the Cost of Everything, Lecture and Book Signing with Mark Schapiro: February 3, New Brunswick
The Rutgers Climate Institute hosts a lecture and book signing with Mark Schapiro on February 3 at 7 p.m. in the Cook Student Center, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. The lecture is open to the public but registration is strongly encouraged. Register and learn more here.

Writers at Newark Reading Series with Hilton Als and Roger Reeves: February 3, Newark
The Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing Program, Newark College of Arts and Sciences and University College–Newark, hosts writer Hilton Als and poet Roger Reeves on February 3 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Robeson Campus Center, Rutgers University–Newark. Learn more here.

The Most Homophobic Place on Earth? Caribbean Myths and Realities: February 4, Newark
The Departments of History and English; Women’s & Gender Studies Program; American Studies Graduate Program; MFA Program; and the Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience, Rutgers University–Newark, cosponsor a free talk by Rosamond S. King, author of Island Bodies: Transgressive Sexualities in the Caribbean Imagination, on February 4 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Dana Room, 4th floor, John Cotton Dana Library, Rutgers–Newark. Learn more here

January 21, 2015

Exhibition: The Doctor Is In: Medicine in French Prints: through July 31, New Brunswick
The Zimmerli Art Museum hosts an exhibition that explores the different ways that European artists both documented and interpreted health issues and medical practices of their time from January 17 to July 31 at the Zimmerli Art Museum, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

From Ft. Hood to France: How Does New Jersey Prepare to Prevent Terrorism from Attacking the Garden State?: January 27, Newark
The Police Institute at the School of Criminal Justice, Rutgers University–Newark, hosts Chris Rodriguez, director of the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness on January 27 from 4 to 6 p.m. in room 070, Center for Law and Justice, Rutgers–Newark. There will be an opportunity to ask questions after the main presentation. Learn more here.

Writers at Newark Reading Series with Jayne Anne Phillips and Jan Heller Levi: January 27, Newark
The Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Newark College of Arts and Sciences and University College–Newark, hosts writers Jayne Anne Phillips and Jan Heller Levi on January 27 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in room 255/256/257 in the Paul Robeson Campus Center, Rutgers University–Newark. Learn more here.

2015 New Jersey Film Festival: January 31–March 1, New Brunswick
The Rutgers Film Co-op/New Jersey Media Arts Center hosts the 2015 New Jersey Film Festival from January 31 to March 1 in room 105, Voorhees Hall, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, and in room 001, Ruth Adams Building, Douglass Campus, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Admission is $10 for the general public, $9 for students and seniors, and $8 for Rutgers Film Co-op/NJMAC Friends. Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis but advance tickets are available for groups of two or more. Call 848-932-8482 or email NJMAC12@gmail.com for advance tickets and more information. Learn more here

January 14, 2015

Woodwind Day/Bart Feller Anniversary Celebration: January 19, New Brunswick
The Mason Gross School of the Arts celebrates flutist Bart Feller’s 20 years of teaching at the school on January 19 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Nicholas Music Center, Douglass Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Register and learn more here.

Superior Nutrition More Powerful Than Drugs: January 14, Newark
New Jersey Medical School hosts a talk by Joel Fuhrman on January 14 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in room B552 of the Medical Science Building, Rutgers Health Sciences–Newark. Fuhrman is a New York Times best-selling author, board certified family physician, and nutritional researcher. Learn more here.

January Treasurer’s Town Hall Meeting: January 15, New Brunswick
The Office of the Senior Vice President for Finance and Treasurer holds a town hall meeting on January 15 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Trayes Hall, Douglass Student Center, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Topics this month include a presentation and discussion about plans for consolidating Rutgers’ financial information systems and management reporting. Faculty and staff with valid Rutgers permits may park in any of the common faculty/staff lots on the Douglass Campus. 

DCS Technology Training: January 16, New Brunswick
Digital Classroom Services (DCS)Undergraduate Academic Affairs, hosts a technology training session for faculty to learn about and test their classroom’s technology on January 16 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the DCS Training Center, room 118, Tillett Hall, Livingston Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Register and learn more here.

Martin Luther King Day of Service: January 19, Camden
Rutgers University–Camden hosts its annual day of service on January 19 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. with various projects in Camden. Activities are open to students, alumni, faculty, and staff of the university, as well as their families and the public. Register and learn more here.

New Jersey before the Revolution: Land and People: through March 13, New Brunswick
University Libraries hosts an exhibit that showcases rare and unique items from Special Collections and University Archives that demonstrate the diversity of colonial New Jersey through March 13 in Gallery ’50, first floor, and the Special Collections and University Archives Gallery, lower level, Alexander Library, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Exhibition: 2X: Painting, Pairs, Twins, and Diptychs: through July 31, New Brunswick
The Zimmerli Art Museum hosts an exhibition that spotlights four large-scale contemporary pieces by David Diao, Fariba Hajamadi, Joan Snyder, and Martin Wong, which examine and explore the concept and representation of the double in the second half of the 20th century. The exhibit runs through July 31 at the Zimmerli Art Museum, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Admission is free. Learn more here.

January 7, 2015

Mindfulness Meditation: January 8, New Brunswick
Counseling, ADAP, and Psychiatric Services hosts several mindfulness meditation workshops at several locations throughout the semester. The next meditation is January 8 from noon to 1 p.m. in room C, Douglass Student Center, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here

Salon Series with New Brunswick Chamber Orchestra: January 11, New Brunswick
The New Brunswick Chamber Orchestra brings its salon series, “Reframing Classical Music,” to the Zimmerli Art Museum on January 11 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Zimmerli Art Museum, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School 27th Annual Career Night: January 13, Off-Campus
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS) hosts its 27th Annual Career Night on January 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the Great Hall, RWJMS, 675 Hoes Lane West, Piscataway, NJ. For more information, contact ribnerrs@rwjms.rutgers.edu.   

December 17, 2014

Rutgers IRB Open House: December 18, New Brunswick
The Rutgers Health Sciences Institutional Review Board (IRB) and the Arts and Sciences IRB in New Brunswick host an open house on December 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Liberty Plaza, 3rd floor, suite 3200, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Meet the IRB staff, learn about the services, and enjoy light refreshments. Learn more here (PDF).

Using Cellular Reprogramming to Model Human Pancreatic Cancer: December 18, New Brunswick
The Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey and the Cancer Institute of New Jersey host a talk by Kenneth S. Zaret from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania on December 18 at 11 a.m. in the auditorium, Life Sciences Building, Busch Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Sounds of Camden Programming: Kaplow/Porter Project: December 18, Camden
The Rutgers–Camden Center of the Arts, as a part of the Sounds of Camden, presents a collaboration of Eric Porter’s images of urban settings set against original music composed by Maurice Kaplow on December 18 at 6 p.m. in the Stedman Gallery, Fine Arts Complex, Rutgers University–Camden. Learn more here.

Metropolitan and Urban Issues Film Series: Do the Right Thing: December 19, Camden
The Center for Urban Research and Education and the Digital Studies Center at Rutgers University–Camden host Ed Guerrero, associate professor of cinema studies at New York University and author of the book Do the Right Thing, on December 19 at noon in the 3rd floor faculty lounge, Armitage Hall, Rutgers–Camden. Learn more here.

Music at the Museum: Young Artists: December 20, New Brunswick
The Zimmerli Art Museum hosts a weekend concert series organized by the Mason Gross Extension Division on December 20 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Zimmerli Art Museum, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Admission is free but seating is limited. Learn more here.

Rutgers University Alumni Wind Symphony Concert: December 20, New Brunswick
The Rutgers University Alumni Wind Symphony celebrates the holidays with music composed for the Big Ten on December 20 at 8 p.m. at the Nicholas Music Center, Douglass Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Admission is free. Learn more here.

December 10, 2014

Winter Farmers Market: December 12, New Brunswick
Rutgers Gardens hosts farm market vendors on December 12 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hort Farm Number 1–Office Building, G.H. Cook Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. View a full list of vendors and learn more here.

Kite + Key Faculty and Staff Appreciation Day: December 11, New Brunswick
Kite + Key, the Rutgers Tech Store, hosts its annual faculty and staff appreciation day on December 11 from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the Plaza on Livingston Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. On this day, Kite + Key offers additional discounts off of the reduced education price. For more information, call 848-445-1127. Learn more here (PDF).

CURE Seminar: Does Concentration Worsen Poverty? The Philadelphia Case: December 12, Camden
The Center for Urban Research and Education, Rutgers University–Camden, hosts Lori Minnite, associate professor of public policy and director of the undergraduate urban studies program, Department of Public Policy and AdministrationFaculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden, on December 12 from noon to 2 p.m. in the 3rd floor faculty lounge, Armitage Hall, Rutgers–Camden. Learn more here.

Passport to Art: December 13, New Brunswick
The Zimmerli Art Museum hosts Passport to Art, which invites families to explore their creativity together on December 13 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the Zimmerli Art Museum, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Advanced registration is required and space is limited. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Register and learn more here.

Advent Lessons and Carols: December 14, New Brunswick
The Catholic Campus Ministry hosts an evening of advent lessons and carols from the St. Peter the Apostle University and Community Parish and the Catholic Center at Rutgers on December 14 at 4 p.m. at St. Peter’s Church, 94 Somerset Street, New Brunswick. Refreshments will be served afterward and parking is available in the Gateway deck; parking vouchers will be available. For more information, call Colleen Donahue at 732-545-6663.

Physical Master Plan: December 15, New Brunswick
University Facilities and Capital Planning hosts the second presentation of the physical master plan for Rutgers University–New Brunswick on December 15 from 1 to 3 p.m. in Livingston Hall, Livingston Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Vice president of facilities and capital planning Tony Calcado offers an overview of the process, gives an update on its progress, shares planning concepts developed after outreach to the university community and stakeholder input, and takes questions and comments from the Rutgers community. Learn more here.

Blood, Resuscitation, and Blood Substitutes Grand Rounds: December 17, Newark
New Jersey Medical School hosts grand rounds on blood, resuscitation, and blood substitutes with Jonathan S. Jahr, professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles on December 17 from 7 to 8 a.m. in room B-552, Medical Science Building, Rutgers University–Newark. Learn more here.

Utilizing the Science of Ecology to Target Prostate Cancer: December 17, New Brunswick
The Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ), as a part of its distinguished lecture series, hosts Kenneth J. Pienta, professor and director at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine on December 17 from 4 to 5 p.m. in Auditorium A, CINJ, 195 Little Albany Street, New Brunswick. For more information, call 732-235-5679.

December 3, 2014

Heartbeats: The IZZAT Project: A Community Forum about Forced Marriage: December 3, New Brunswick
The Center on Violence Against Women and ChildrenSchool of Social Work, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, in collaboration with Manavi and Tahirih Justice Center, hosts a community forum about forced marriage on December 3 at 6 p.m. in the 1st floor conference room, Ruth Dill Johnson Crockett Building, Douglass Campus, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Register and learn more here.

Brazilian Music Forro Performance and Workshop: December 4, Newark
The Department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies and Os Lusíadas: The Portuguese Club at RutgersNewark College of Arts and Sciences and University College–Newark, host a Brazilian music forro performance and workshop with Grammy Award-winner Brazilian percussionist Ze Mauricio and his band on December 4 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Dana Room, John Cotton Dana Library, Rutgers University–Newark. Learn more here.

Saya Woolfalk on World Building: December 4, New Brunswick
The Institute for Research on Women, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, as a part of their distinguished lecture series, Feminist Optics: Gender and Visual Studies, hosts Saya Woolfalk on December 4 at 4:30 p.m. at the Ruth Dill Johnson Crockett Building, Douglass Campus, Rutgers–New Brunswick. There is a 4 p.m. reception beforehand. Learn more here.

Douglass Residential College 97th Yule Log: December 7, New Brunswick
Douglass Residential College hosts its 97th Yule Log on December 7 at 4:45 p.m. in Voorhees Chapel, Douglass Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. A dessert reception will follow in the New Jersey Commuter Lounge, second floor, Douglass Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. The Traditional Events Committee has partnered with a local food pantry, Hands of Hope, and is asking each guest to bring one canned good to Yule Log. Learn more here.

Holiday Choral Concerts: December 7, 8, and 10: Newark
Rutgers University–Newark hosts three holiday choral concerts on December 7, 8, and 10. On December 7, holiday choral music for choir and organ is from 3 to 4:40 p.m. at St. Mary’s Abbey Church, 528 Dr. M. L. King Bulevard, Newark. Tickets are $25 for preferred seating, $10 for general admission, and $5 for students and seniors. Learn more here. On December 8, choral music for the holiday season is from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Paul Robeson Gallery, 350 Dr. M. L. King Bulevard, Newark. Admission is free. Learn more here. On December 10, holiday choral music for choir and organ is from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in the first floor lounge, Bradley Hall, Rutgers–Newark. Admission is free. Learn more here. For more information, contact John Floreen at jfloreen@earthlink.net

Physical Master Plan Forum: December 8, New Brunswick
University Facilities and Capital Planning hosts one of two presentations about the Physical Master Plan for Rutgers University–New Brunswick on December 8 at 7 p.m. in Trayes Hall, Douglass Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Vice president of facilities and capital planning Tony Calcado offers an overview of the process, gives an update on its progress, shares planning concepts developed after outreach to the university community and stakeholder input, and takes questions and comments from the Rutgers community. Learn more here.

Holiday Buffet Lunch: December 8–12, New Brunswick
The Rutgers Club hosts a holiday themed buffet from December 8 to December 12 at the Rutgers Club, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Reserve a table or room for a holiday party. The buffet is $16. For reservations, call 848-932-7139. Learn more here.

Nursing and Global Health Seminar: December 9, Newark
The School of Nursing hosts a nursing and global health seminar with Judith A. Oulton on December 9 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the 3rd floor Atrium, Ackerson Hall, Rutgers University–Newark. A light lunch will be served. For more information, email Annemarie Linn at annemarie.linn@rutgers.edu. Learn more and reserve a seat here

Hanukkah in America: December 10, New Brunswick
The Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, hosts Dianne Ashton, professor at Rowan University and author of Hanukkah in America, on December 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the Douglass Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

November 26, 2014

Rethinking the Asia "Pivot" Film Screening: December 3, New Brunswick
The Department of Asian Languages and CulturesSchool of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, hosts a film screening of six digital shorts and video art on December 3 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in meeting room C, Douglass Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Art After Hours: First Tuesdays: December 2, New Brunswick
The Zimmerli Art Museum hosts its next Art After Hours: First Tuesday on December 2 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Zimmerli Art Museum, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. The evening includes a curator led tour of Oleg Vassiliev: Space and Light, and the Rutgers Scarlet Knight Jazz Trombones, led by Conrad Herwig, professor at Mason Gross School of the Arts, perform special arrangements of holiday favorites.

Writers at Newark Reading Series: Ada Limón and Susan Choi: December 2, Newark
The Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program, Newark College of Arts and Sciences and University College–Newark, hosts writers Ada Limón and Susan Choi on December 2 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in room 255/256/257 in the Paul Robeson Campus Center, Rutgers University–Newark. Learn more here.

Mini-Panel: Biogas and Advanced Biofuels—the future of transportation fuels?: December 3, New Brunswick
The Rutgers Energy Institute hosts a mini-panel with David Babson, AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellow in the Division of Transportation and Climate at the United States Environmental Protection Agency, and Zane Helsel, specialist in agriculture energy, Department of Plant Biology and Pathology, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, and in the Rutgers Cooperative Extension, New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station, on December 3 at 10:30 a.m. in the Alampi Room, Marine Sciences Building, G.H. Cook Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Catholic Advent Reflection and Luncheon: December 3, New Brunswick
The Catholic Center at Rutgers hosts an advent reflection and luncheon featuring Bishop Paul G. Bootkoski, Bishop of Metuchen, on December 3 from noon to 1:15 p.m. at the Catholic Center, 84 Somerset Street, New Brunswick. The event is free but RSVP to Colleen at coldon@rci.rutgers.edu

Jazz Concert: Richard Wyands: December 3, Newark
The Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers University Libraries, hosts its second jazz piano, contemporary currents concert series with jazz pianist Richard Wyands on December 3 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Dana Room, John Cotton Dana Library, Rutgers University–Newark. Admission is free. Learn more here.

Annual Global Health Fair: December 3, New Brunswick
The Office of Global Health at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs host the annual global health fair on December 3 at 5:30 p.m. in the Arline and Henry Schwartzman Courtyard, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, 1 Robert Wood Johnson Place, New Brunswick. The keynote speaker is Mafudia A. Suaray, instructor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Learn more here.

Writers in Camden Series: Reginald Dwayne Betts, Randall Horton, and Linda Perez: December 3, Camden
The Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program, Rutgers University–Camden, hosts writers Reginald Dwayne Betts, Randall Horton, and Linda Perez to read and lead a discussion on “Contemporary Authors and the Prisons” on December 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the Stedman Gallery, Fine Arts Building, Rutgers–Camden. Learn more here.

Holiday Sing-Along with Dee Cannizzaro: December 5, New Brunswick
The Rutgers Club hosts Dee Cannizzaro on the piano for a holiday sing-along on December 5 with the buffet at 5:30 p.m. and music at 6 p.m. at the Rutgers Club. Donate to the local food pantry by bringing non-perishable food items. Dinner is $19. For reservations, call 848-932-7139. Learn more here.

November 19, 2014

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign: November 25December 10, New Brunswick
The Center for Women’s Global LeadershipSchool of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, hosts events from November 25 to December 10 for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign. The 2014 theme is “From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Let’s Challenge Militarism and End Gender-Based Violence!” View the full list of events and learn more here.

Narum-Berger Duo: November 19, Newark
The Paul Robeson Gallery and the Cultural Arts Programming Fund at Rutgers University–Newark host classical guitarist Leighann Narum and flautist Sara J. Berger for their seventh performance on November 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Paul Robeson Gallery, Rutgers–Newark. Learn more here.

Writers at Rutgers: Kathryn Davis: November 19, New Brunswick
The Writers House, along with the Department of English, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, presents a reading by Kathryn Davis on November 19 at 8 p.m. in the multipurpose room, College Avenue Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead: November 19November 23, Camden
The Department of Fine Arts, Rutgers University–Camden, presents Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead from November 19 to November 23 at the Black Box Studio Theater, Rutgers–Camden. Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Impact Booth at the Camden Campus Center or by phone at 856-225-6211. Learn more here.

Modeling Climate Impacts in Europe: The JRC PESETA II Project: November 20, New Brunswick
The Rutgers Energy Institute and the Rutgers Climate Institute host Juan Carlos Ciscar, scientific officer of the European Commission on November 20 at 10:30 a.m. in the Alampi room, Marine Sciences Building, G.H. Cook Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

The Legacy of Kate Bornstein: November 20, New Brunswick
In observance of Trans* and Gender Variant Awareness Week, the Tyler Clementi Center, the Department of Women’s and Gender StudiesSchool of Arts and Sciences, and the Center for Social Justice Education and LGBT Communities, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, host a screening and discussion of the documentary film Kate Bornstein Is a Queer & Pleasant Danger on November 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Livingston Hall, Livingston Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Black Friday Tech Sale at Kite + Key: November 21, New Brunswick
Kite + Key hosts their Black Friday tech sale on November 21 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the Plaza on Livingston Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

The Investigation of a Circumstantial Case: The Suitcase Murder: November 25, New Brunswick
The Program in Criminal JusticeSchool of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, hosts attorney Patricia Prezioso on November 25 at 11:45 a.m. in the Gathering Lounge, 1st floor, Livingston Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Learn more here (PDF).

Inside Newark: A Conversation with Robert Curvin and Kenneth T. Jackson: December 3, Newark
The Office of the Chancellor, Rutgers University–Newark, and Rutgers University Alumni Association host Robert Curvin, distinguished senior policy fellow at Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, and Kenneth T. Jackson, Jacques Barzum professor in history and the social sciences at Columbia University, on December 3 from 4 to 6 p.m. in room 225, Paul Robeson Campus Center, Rutgers–Newark. Seating is limited and registration is required by December 1. Register and learn more here.

November 12, 2014

Kabuki Dance-Drama and Kimono, a Lecture and Performance: November 19, Newark
The Department of Spanish and Portuguese StudiesNewark College of Arts and Sciences and University College–Newark, hosts a lecture and performance on November 19 from 2:30 to 3:50 p.m. on the fourth floor, Dana Room, John Cotton Dana Library, Rutgers University–Newark. Learn more here.

The Biology and Disease of Size and Growth Control: November 13, New Brunswick
The Joint Molecular Biosciences Graduate Student Association, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, hosts its distinguished lectures series featuring Tian Xu, professor and vice chair of genetics and investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Yale University, on November 13 at noon in the Waksman Auditorium, Waksman Institute of Microbiology, Busch Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Treasurer Town Hall Meeting: November 14, Camden
The senior vice president for finance and treasurer hosts a Treasurer Town Hall Meeting on November 14 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room, Camden Campus Center, Rutgers University–Camden. Topics this month include a presentation and discussion about plans for consolidating Rutgers’ financial information systems and management reporting, and a report on the Physical Master Plan for Rutgers–Camden. Learn more here.

Discovering Islamic Art: November 17, New Brunswick
The Center for Middle Eastern Studies, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, presents a one-day program featuring five artists and calligraphers practicing live demonstrations and displaying their art on November 17 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Zimmerli Art Museum, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Special Screening of When Cancer Calls…: November 17, New Brunswick
The Department of Communication at the School of Communication and Information and the Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, sponsor a special screening of When Cancer Calls… with writer Wayne A. Beach, professor at San Diego State University. The screening takes place on November 17 at 6 p.m. on the 1st floor, auditorium A and B, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Light refreshments are served. Learn more here.

Art Library Book Sale: November 18, New Brunswick
Rutgers University Libraries hosts a book sale on November 18 from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Art Library, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. For more information, please contact Megan Lotts at megan.lotts@rutgers.edu or 848-932-7189.

Trans and Gender Lounge with Poet J. Mase III: November 18, New Brunswick
The Center for Social Justice Education and LGBT Communities, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, hosts poet J. Mase III as a part of Trans* and Gender Variant Awareness Week on November 18 from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in the gathering lounge, Livingston Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. View the complete list of events and learn more here.

Defining Neighbors: Religion, Race, and the Early Zionist-Arab Encounter: November 18, New Brunswick
The Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, hosts author Jonathan Gribetz on November 18 at 7:30 p.m. at the Douglass Student Center, Rutgers–New Brunswick. RSVP and learn more here.

Panel Discussion: Islam and the Media Debate: November 19, Camden
The Department of Philosophy and Religion, Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden, hosts a faculty panel discussion titled Islam and the Media Debate on the Source of Violence and Terrorism on November 19 at 12:20 p.m. in room 121, Armitage Hall, Rutgers University–Camden. Learn more here.

Talk and Book Signing with Ray Lucas: November 19, New Brunswick
Barnes & Noble at Rutgers hosts former NFL quarterback and current Rutgers Football Radio Color analyst Ray Lucas on November 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the Gateway Transit Village, College Avenue Campus, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.