This article, written by Cynthia Media, originally appeared in Rutgers Today on September 21, 2018.
Juan Gonzalez, a professor at SC&I, takes his students far beyond the boundaries of Rutgers University, and what it means to be an investigative reporter. Just last spring, a group of his students managed to expose poor working conditions at Amazon’s warehouses in New Jersey.
SC&I new and prospective faculty members J. Sophia Fu, Amy Jordan and Naomi Klein, presented research that shares overlapping interests in digital technology, social impact and children and media.
Gloria Steinem joins Naomi Klein, inaugural Gloria Steinem Endowed Chair in Media, Culture and Feminist Studies, for a conversation moderated by journalist Farai Chideya. The discussion examines the ways information technology and new media are reshaping culture and power relationships as well as the challenges ahead for progressive movements.
Part-Time Lecturer Jack Grasso was with former U.S. President George W. Bush the moment the president learned of the second terrorist attack on Sept. 11. Grasso's son also had his own harrowing experience that day.
The Rutgers University Board of Governors approved the appointment of Klein on September 12, 2018.