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Count Basie 1938 at piano

Count Basie Comes Home

The archives of Count Basie are entrusted to Rutgers–Newark's Institute of Jazz Studies. ​

Odalys Nanin NCAS’81

Going Against Type

A theater that produces the work of artists who feel marginalized because of their background.

Scarlet Party poster

Pregame Prep

For 36 years, the Scarlet Party has put on a tailgate second to none in creativity and endeavor.

Alfred Edmond Jr. amateur bodybuilder

Captain Rutgers

Alfred Edmond Jr. is an amateur bodybuilder who has made a successful commitment to his hobby.

Tim Reynolds

A Special Relationship

Why Tim Reynolds founded and funds the eponymous Family Spine Research Center.

Emily Evrard at Christie’s auction house

Mastering the Old Masters

Alumna Emily Evrard lands a dream job at Christie's, the revered auction house.​

James H. Whitney III RC’02, SSW’05, GSE’16 in his office

The Opportunity of a Lifetime

The Educational Opportunity Fund, an initiative to address higher education inequality, turns 50. 

Carrie Budoff Brown RC’98 at Politico

The Facts Factory

Alumna Carrie Budoff Brown is the editor of Politico, overseeing the media juggernaut.