Community Outreach

Social Scientist to Brief New Jersey Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights on Criminal Fines, Fees, and Asset Forfeiture

Social Scientist to Brief New Jersey Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights on Criminal Fines, Fees, and Asset Forfeiture

Prof. Nate Link will explain the debt burdens imposed on formerly incarcerated individuals stemming from fines, fees, and other monetary sanctions.

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Don’t Help Children Lose Weight; Help them Gain Body Positivity, Says Psychology Researcher

Don’t Help Children Lose Weight; Help them Gain Body Positivity, Says Psychology Researcher

Charlotte Markey answers what it takes to raise body-positive girls who aren’t plagued by self-doubt with her new book The Body Image Book for Girls.

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Amid Calls for Social Justice, Researcher is Hopeful for More Inclusive Workplaces

Amid Calls for Social Justice, Researcher is Hopeful for More Inclusive Workplaces

Oscar Holmes says the global racial reckoning and the pandemic have made us aware of the nation’s critical weaknesses and has made us stronger.

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Make it Count: Researcher Says Pandemic is Prime Example Why U.S. Census Is So Important

Make it Count: Researcher Says Pandemic is Prime Example Why U.S. Census Is So Important

Paul Jargowsky, director of the Center for Urban Research and Education, explains that the coronavirus pandemic is a prime example why the decennial survey is so important.

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Rutgers–Camden Selected as Participant in Commission on Presidential Debates DebateWatch2020

Rutgers–Camden Selected as Participant in Commission on Presidential Debates DebateWatch2020

Students will get an unvarnished view of the debates this fall via the university’s selection as a participant in the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) DebateWatch2020.

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