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[ Music ]Pictured: Stefon Harris

Stefon Harris

Musician…Educator…Developer…Thought Leader Stefon Harris’ passionate artistry and astonishing virtuosity have propelled him to the forefront of the jazz scene. In…

[ Music ]Pictured: Wayne Winborne

Wayne Winborne

Wayne Winborne is executive director of the Institute of Jazz Studies (IJS) at Rutgers University-Newark, the largest and most comprehensive…

[ Journalism ]Carla Baranauckus

Carla Baranauckus

Carla Baranauckus is a journalist with experience at The New York Times, HuffPost, NorthJersey.com, NextAvenue.org, TheStreet.com, 24/7 Wall St., AOL,…

[ Fine Arts ]Shoshanna Weinberger

Shoshanna Weinberger

Shoshanna Weinberger Bio:Born in Kingston, Jamaica, Weinberger received her MFA from Yale University School of Art, 2003 and BFA from…

[ Journalism ]photo of Gaiutra Bahadur

Gaiutra Bahadur

Gaiutra Bahadur is the author of the narrative history Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture, shortlisted in 2014 for the Orwell…

[ Journalism ]Robin Wilson-Glover

Robin Wilson-Glover

Robin Wilson-Glover has been involved in local news coverage for nearly 40 years. She has been a political reporter, an…

[ Journalism ]Mary Romano

Mary Romano

Mary Romano is an assistant managing editor at Barron’s, the weekly magazine and online financial publication based in New York, where she helps guide…

[ Journalism ]Dan Radel

Dan Radel

Born and raised at the Jersey Shore, I spent my early life working on fishing boats. I graduated from the…

[ Journalism ]Robert Pluma

Robert Pluma

Robert Pluma is a multidisciplinary artist, documentarian, and creative technologist dedicated to creating intimate, sensitive work to confront inequity and…

[ Journalism ]Jim Pensiero

Jim Pensiero

F. James (Jim) Pensiero is a retired editor and news executive with 42 years of media-industry experience. He retired as…

[ Journalism ]Neva Rae Fox

Neva Rae Fox

Neva Rae Fox has been a member of the Rutgers-Newark part-time faculty since the Spring 2019 semester. Her teaching caps…

[ Journalism ]Hilda Dzietror

Hilda Dzietror

Hilda Dzietror is a graduate of Rutgers-Newark, majoring in journalism and video production. Throughout her time at Rutgers-Newark, she worked…