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University News

Category: Humanities and Social Sciences

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These Professors Rock!

Several Montclair State University professors have found success not only in their academic fields, but in the music scene as well

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Path to College Connects University and NYC

Montclair State University pre-college summer enrichment programs allow high school students to explore careers, passions and interests in the city and on campus

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University Launches First-of-Its-Kind Harm Reduction Certificate Program

Graduate-level certificate will educate students on harm reduction practices

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Innovative Research Takes Center Stage at Student Research Symposium

Nearly 200 Montclair State University student researchers share their findings on diverse range of topics

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Creating Sustainable Solutions: Students Learn from Environmental Activists Fighting for Justice in Newark’s Ironbound

Field trip provides hands-on experience in developing strategies for New Jersey communities confronting climate change

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Korean Day Brings K-Culture to Life

Students learn about Korean traditions, cultures and cuisine at annual event

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Students Plant Seeds to Revive a Native American Language

New minor in Native American and Indigenous Studies finds strength in partnerships with New Jersey tribal communities

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Global Center on Human Trafficking Partners with Department of Homeland Security

Center and Homeland Security Investigations – Newark to develop web-based application and website to combat human trafficking

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The Boss Has Spoken

Resolution of ‘Thunder Road’ lyrics debate is ‘incredibly relatable’ for Montclair’s Springsteen scholar

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Opinion: Sexual Assault Is Not A Women’s Issue, It’s A Societal One

By Maneesha Kelkar, adjunct professor in the Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies department at Montclair State University

Policy Studies Major Launch

University Launches Policy Studies Major

State Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin shares insights on public service careers at special event

Reentry Experiences of Juvenile Lifers

The Reentry Experiences of Juvenile Lifers

New study expands on faculty’s previous juvenile lifer research in Philadelphia