Earth & Environmental Sciences

White House designates GSLSAMP as Bright Spot in Hispanic Education


This is our video of “Google Hangout on Best Practices in Higher Education” which is why we were chosen.The two students are both DEES majors.


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Rutgers Names FASN Professors to Henry Rutgers University Professorship and Term Chair

Lawrence Lerner

Two Rutgers University–Newark professors, both from the Faculty of Arts & Sciences, recently received coveted distinctions from the university.

Earth and Environmental Sciences Holds First-Ever Reunion to Celebrate Historic Achievement

Lawrence Lerner

Professor Alexander Gates led 100 people to revel in a moment of glory for the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (EES). At the first-ever EES alumni reunion, which took place on May 31, the group celebrated the department’s historical achievement of ranking 49th in earth sciences by
U.S. News & World Report for its graduate program.

Fed Challenge Team Captures 2nd Place at Nationals

Carla Capizzi

A five-student team fielded by the Economics Department at Rutgers University in Newark came in second in the nation at the national finals of the College Fed Challenge, bested only by the team from Harvard University.  This is the fourth time in six years that the R-N team has reached the national finals, and the third time it has placed in the top three national teams.