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Higher Ed Merger Bill Advances
June 15th, 2012 / 1:49 pm
The N.J. Senate Higher Education Committee has released the bill that would merge the state’s higher education institutions. The legislation advanced despite concerns from the Rutgers governing boards – the Board of Trustees and Board of Governors. Details are at http://www.politickernj.com/57682/senate-committee-moves-controversial-higher-ed-bill.  
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Important Higher Ed Bill on Senate Panel's Agenda
June 12th, 2012 / 5:00 pm
A bill that would restructure New Jersey's higher education system, including major changes for Rutgers, is on Thursday's agenda for the State Senate Higher Education Committee. nj.com has a story with the background and details: http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2012/06/senate_committee_will_meet_thu.html
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The New NJ Governor and Higher Ed
January 24th, 2010 / 9:32 pm
Several recommendations for higher education in New Jersey were included in a series of reports released Friday, January 22, by Governor Christie. The higher education recommendations can be found in two separate reports drafted by the new Governor’s Transition New Jersey subcommittees: Education (Pages 18-25)Economic Development (Pages 17-20) At this point in time, these are
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Richard Lee
Doctoral Student
Journalism and Media Studies
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richard.lee@rutgers.edu
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Protest Music as Alternative Media During the Vietnam War Era

The Music Was More Than Just A Soundtrack for the Events of 1968

Hero Killing: Examining America’s Infatuation with Creating and Destroying its Leaders

  • In Reaction and Reform in New Jersey (2007), Riccards, M. (Ed.), Trenton: The Hall Institute of Public Policy, pp. 275-284

The Propaganda Model Is Alive and Well in New Jersey

  • In The State of the Garden State (2006), Riccards, M. (Ed.), Trenton: The Hall Institute of Public Policy, pp. 309-321

State Slogans : What's in A Name?

  • Sinclair New Jersey Collection (2006), Rutgers University Library Special Collections/University Archives (call number: CR75.U6L44 2006)

PRESENTATIONS:

“For” and “In” the Moment

  • Presented at the New York State Communication Association’s 68th Annual Conference, Ellenville, N.Y., October 2010

Protest Music as Alternative Media During the Vietnam War Era

  • 2010 Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Conference, South Minneapolis, MN, October 2010

Politics and Internet Use

  • Presented at the New York State Communication Association’s 67th Annual Conference, Ellenville, N.Y., October 2009

Bruce and New Jersey in the 21st Century

Has the Internet Made Personal Privacy Obsolete?

  • Presented at the New Jersey Communication Association’s 13th Annual Conference, Kean University, Union, N.J., March 2009.

The Folksinger as a Walking Newspaper: How Protest Music Functioned As Alternative Media during the Vietnam War Era

  • Presented at the Joint Spring Meeting of the American Journalism Historians Association and the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication History Division, Marymount Manhattan College, New York, N.Y., March 2009.

The Impact of New Jersey Newspapers on the Development on the State’s Transportation Infrastructure

  • Presented at the Joint Spring Meeting of the American Journalism Historians Association and the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication History Division, Roosevelt Hotel, New York, N.Y., March 2008.

Has Election Coverage Entered A Brave New World?

  • Presented at the New Jersey Communication Association’s 12th Annual Conference, Marymount Manhattan College, New York, N.Y., March 2008

Private Lives of Public Officials: The Gray Line Between the Right to Privacy and the Public’s Right to Know

  • Presented at the 2007 Conference on Interdisciplinary Studies in Information Privacy And Security, Rutgers University, May 2007

Private Lives of Public Officials: The Gray Line Between the Right to Privacy and the Public’s Right to Know

  • Presented at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication Midwinter Conference, Reno, Nevada, February 2007

The Impact of Media Consolidation on Local News Coverage in NJ

  • Presented at the Joint Spring Meeting of the American Journalism Historians Association and the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication History Division, New York University, New York, N.Y., March 2007.

1968: Protest Music Enters the Mainstream as Opposition to Vietnam Grows

The Ability of Protest Music to Serve as an Alternative Media and Effect Social Change

  • Presented at New Jersey Communication Association’s Tenth Annual Conference as part of panel titled Media, Mass Media, and Music: Issues and Responses, Montclair, N.J., March 2006

Media Coverage of Domestic U.S. Military Bases and How It Supports the Military Industrial Complex

  • Presented at the joint spring meeting of the American Journalism Historians Association and the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication History Division, New York, N.Y., March 2006.

The Propaganda Model is Alive and Well in New Jersey

  • Presented at New Jersey Communication Association’s Ninth Annual Conference as part of panel on Perspectives on Political Communication, Trenton, N.J., April 2005

Hero Killing: Examining America’s Infatuation with Creating and Destroying Leaders

  • Presented at New Jersey Communication Association’s Ninth Annual Conference as part of panel on Critical Perspectives on Organizations and Society, Trenton, N.J., April 2005