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University News

Category: Humanities and Social Sciences

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German Program Nationally Recognized as Center of Excellence

Achievement reflects success in creating a community for world language learners

Master of Social Work Program at Montclair State University Receives National Accreditation

Program continues strong growth, will bring new added value with increased licensure capability for graduates

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Coccia Institute Welcomes New Director

Writer Mark Rotella takes over Institute

What Needs to Change?

Social justice expert Jason Williams discusses the underlying systemic issues that create an environment in which Black people die at the hands of police

What ‘Abolish’ and ‘Defund’ the Police Really Mean

By Jessica S. Henry, associate professor of Justice Studies

A Close Look at Nature vs. Nurture

Psychology Professor shares her research for University’s Distinguished Scholar lecture

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‘You Are a Gift’

Archbishop of Philadelphia Nelson J. Pérez ’84 calls on young people to serve the world

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Grants Awarded for Down Syndrome Research

Montclair State psychology lab studies spatial abilities to help support job and living skills

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Patricia A. Matthew Named Distinguished Visiting Scholar

English professor joins University at Buffalo Center for Diversity Innovation’s inaugural cohort

The Philadelphia Experience

New Study Finds 1% Recidivism Rate Among Released Philly Juvenile Lifers

Research from Montclair State University faculty shows that people age out of crime

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Montclair State Partners With NJ First Lady Tammy Murphy to Positively Impact Maternal Health

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Out of the Shadows

Montclair State pop-up exhibition raises awareness on human trafficking