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University News

Category: Humanities and Social Sciences

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Is The Law a Tool of Social Justice?

“Superlawyer” Nancy Erika Smith ’77 joins University panel discussion October 14

Melinda Knight

English Professor Awarded NEH Grant

Humanities scholars will create new academic major studying today’s social, political and cultural issues

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Global Center on Human Trafficking Opens on Campus

Initiative to focus on survivor-led policies, programs, research and advocacy

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Summer Intensive Offers a Taste of Italy … and More

For high school students, Montclair State provides an immersive experience in Italian language and culture

Professor Prudence Jones

Summer Soundtrack: The Boss is Back on Broadway and Montclair State

Professor explores work of Bruce Springsteen in summer course, weighs in on lyric debate

Professor and student in speech lab inspecting an audio waveform on a computer monitor

Professor Awarded $435K NIH Grant

Elaine Hitchcock receives National Institutes of Health grant for researching telepractice delivery of speech therapy

Photo of Milton A. Fuentes, professor and coordinator of Undergraduate Advising for Psychology, at Montclair State University

Psychology Professor Wins Distinguished Faculty Award

Milton A. Fuentes honored by NJ Psychological Association Academic & Scientific Affairs

Dr. Cole shaking hands with a parent attending commencement

Scenes From Graduation Week

Determined despite a pandemic, voices from the 2021 Commencement ceremonies touch hearts, offer hope for the future

Creating Spaces 2021

Creating Spaces 2021 Welcomes Industry Leaders

Interdisciplinary virtual conference highlights opportunities in the social sciences

Teresa Fiore

Italian Consulate Honors Teresa Fiore

Inserra Chair in Italian and Italian American Studies named “Knight of the Order of the Star of Italy”

Historical photo of Montclair suffragettes march for voting rights in 1912

University Honors Women in History

Virtual events in March will spotlight the theme ‘Valiant Women of the Vote’

In January 2020, New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy spoke at the third annual NJ Maternal Health Day at Montclair State University.

Nurturing More Equitable Maternal Health in New Jersey

University supports NJ First Lady’s effort to eliminate racial disparities in maternal and infant mortality