Multiple award-winning author and Rutgers alumna Nikki Grimes creates children’s stories with tough subjects that inspire resilience, empathy, and compassion.
‘Together, WE ARE YOU’
With nearly 600,000 alumni worldwide and almost 360,000 living in New Jersey, Rutgers University’s powerful influence resonates throughout the state and around the globe. Every day, more than 67,000 students, 8,000 faculty members, and 14,000 staff on our campuses and in the field embrace excellence in the pursuit of education and research. Their explorations and expertise range from the arts to engineering, the sciences to the humanities, business to health care, farming to teaching to public service, and much, much more.
We hope you enjoy this video and the many WE ARE YOU stories to come.
Rutgers University wrestler Anthony White, a scholarship recipient who has excelled academically and on the wrestling mat, lives out days filled with studying, wrestling, and gratitude.
Oriana Holmes-Price, a 2021 Rutgers–Camden political science graduate working on a master’s degree in public affairs/community development, plays a key role at Attentive Energy, a leading company in the development of offshore wind energy in New Jersey.
Meet Khary Golden, a Rutgers–Camden graduate who is improving education outcomes for children and families as the founder of Camden U, an innovative nonprofit that provides Camden residents the opportunity to enroll in the nation's first competency-based college degree program.