On the Banks

News, stories, and points of interest from around the university


Two seeing-eye puppies

The Puppy Maestro

Alumna Peggy Gibbon and her long career with The Seeing Eye guide-dog school.

Chancellor Debasish “Deba” Dutta

New Leader in New Brunswick

Debasish Dutta becomes chancellor of Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Marching for Science

The Facts About Science

Rutgers takes part in the first March for Science event.

Hoon Oh CCAS’17

Computer Driven

Rutgers University–Camden computer science major wins a 2017 Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award.

Check Winner

Taking Care of Business

Rutgers Business School cleans up in 2016–2017 competitions.

Chelsie Riche SAS’17

Head of the Class

Chelsie Riche receives the prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship.

The Rutgers University–Newark Debate Team

No Room for Debate

The Rutgers University–Newark Debate Team wins two big national tournaments.

 Michael Dweck

Sock Hop

Getting the essentials at Basic/Outfitters.

Pulling Rank

U.S. News & World Report singles out Rutgers.

Harry Belafonte and Susan Robeson

One for All

Rutgers celebrates its diversity during spring events.

Illustration of 25 by 2025

Newark: A City of Learning

A network of urban partners steps up education efforts.

Rutgers president Robert Barchi and Steven Van Zandt

Commencement 2017

New Brunswick, Newark, and Camden celebrate another year of achievement.

Rutgers: Veteran Friendly

Rutgers University–New Brunswick ranks high in accommodating service personnel seeking a degree.