Exercise Science

  Anwar Addae is an Exercise Science major here at Rutgers. His interest for this field began with a first hand experience of watching a physical therapist at work. He was immediately intrigued by the discipline, as he shared the same passion to help and rehabilitate those in need. His love for physical therapy increased…

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Meteorology

Mike is a senior in the School of Environmental & Biological Sciences majoring in meteorology. He has known he wanted to become a meteorologist since he was 7 years old. When he was younger, Mike would come home from school, go to his room to put The Weather Channel on, and then sit at his…

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¡Viva Espana! Studying Abroad in Spain

Samantha Katz, who is double majoring in English and Spanish, chose to pack up her stuff and venture out to Spain to study abroad. She knew that she needed to take this once-in-a-lifetime experience to learn about the cultures and traditions of Spain. Adjusting to cultural differences of Spain was a challenge she was ready…

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Go Outdoors: Kayaking in North Carolina

On any given day you can find Jen Conover hanging out at Basecamp, home to the Rutgers Recreation’s Go Outdoors Program. The program provides students who have an interest in outdoor activities the chance to explore nature with a variety of trips and activities. Jen has always been interested in being active outdoors; from snowboarding to hiking,…

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A Day in the Life of a Dancer

Jada Cunningham is in her third-year of the BFA dance program at Mason Gross School of the Arts. Jada began dancing 18-years ago with classical ballet technique. When I dance, I feel as though I’m communicating and expressing thoughts and feelings that cannot be put into a concise sentence,” Jada explains. After her time at…

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Religion

Maggie is a junior in the School of Arts and Sciences Honors Program majoring in religion with a double minor in sociology and professional outreach and development. She doesn’t yet know what direction she wants to head in with her career, but she has several ideas in mind. “I really love working with people and my…

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Human Resource Management

Ming Weng is a junior in the School of Management and Labor Relations majoring in Human Resource Management with a concentration in Work Organization and Management and a minor in Psychology. I’ve always been interested in business and working in a corporate setting. I think Human Resources right now is an interesting place to be.…

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ROAR for the Kids!

Rutgers ROAR is a great way to get involved on campus if you’re interested in volunteering with children. The organization is a chapter of the national non-profit Reach Out and Read . The organization promotes early childhood literacy by volunteering with the children at the Eric B. Chandler Health Center and creating fundraising events to…

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Economics

Yauris is one first year student that has got her college career mapped out! Her educational and savvy experience in the Rutgers Future Scholars Program got her accustomed to college life and she got to meet people in the corporate world while still in high school. “It was a great learning experience academically and socially,”…

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Geography

Derek stumbled upon his calling after taking a low-level Geography course and he followed it down the rabbit hole. Originally, he left his private high school with the intention of studying Theology and Philosophy.  Derek gives thanks to Political Ecology with associate professor Richard Schroeder and Political Geography with Jack Norton for solidifying his change…

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Feminizing the World One T-Shirt At a Time

Alan Martofel is a recent Rutgers graduate who majored in Political Science and Psychology. He is the founder of the clothing company, Feminist Apparel. With a positive message the brand has steadily been growing in popularity. While attending Rutgers, he became aware of the issues surrounding gender inequality through various friends who are heavily involved…

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Finance

Billie-Jazz Eyondi is a senior in the Rutgers Business School majoring in Finance with a minor in Economics. Billie-Jazz’s interest in financial matters was piqued at a very young age; she throughly enjoyed budgeting and saving which lead her to pursue a career in the financial realm. This past summer she had the opportunity to…

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