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Casey Murphy first-year goalie for the Scarlet Knights women’s soccer team

First Year's a Charm

Casey Murphy, the star first-year goalie for the Scarlet Knights women’s soccer team, shuts out top-ranked Penn State in a dramatic Big Ten upset.

Ari Novy new director of the United States Botanic Garden

Leadership of the Garden Variety

Ari Novy is the new director of the United States Botanic Garden.

Elizabeth Lane DC’05 associate librarian for public services at the Frick Collection in New York.

The Art Sleuth

Alumna Elizabeth Lane, the associate librarian for public services at the Frick Collection, helps scholars discern the provenance of rare art.

Illustration of drone carrying a pizza box

Look! Up in the Sky!

Rutgers leads a consortium to research the commercial viability of drones.

from the left: Shridar Ganesan, Andrew Brooks, Robert DiPaola, Jay Tischfield, and Linda Brzustowicz, photographed at RUCDR

A Game-Changer in Fighting Cancer

Thanks to a $10 million anonymous pledge to the Rutgers University Foundation, two prominent institutes at Rutgers will collaborate to develop "precision" therapies for curing cancer.

Dina Long, the mayor of Sea Bright, New Jersey

Damage Control

Two years after Hurricane Sandy ravaged her community, Dina Long, the mayor of Sea Bright, New Jersey, has overseen a return to normalcy.

Marshall Jones III RC’85 , pictured left, Ricardo Khan RC’73, MGSA’77, pictured right

At a Crossroads

Crossroads Theatre Company, founded by a couple of alumni back in 1978 to dramatize the African-American experience, lives on under the direction of another alumnus to provide top regional theater.

Samples of Big ten sports

Big Time in the B1G

Several coaches explain what entry into the conference means and how they are preparing their teams, mentally and physically, for the Big Ten.