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2013-2014 Academic Year

Ground Hog Job Shadow Day

The “11th Annual National Groundhog Job Shadow Day” was held at Rutgers University-Newark on Tuesday, February 25, 2014. Groundhog Job Shadow Day is a national campaign that provides young people with a new perspective regarding their academic and career aspirations through a hands-on, one-day mentoring experience.

Rutgers University-Newark Celebrates Read Across America

The Office of University-Community Partnerships (OUCP) at Rutgers University-Newark celebrated the National Education Association’s Read Across America Day. This annual reading celebration is observed on or around March 2nd, which is the birthday of Dr. Theodor Geisel, the legendary children’s book author who is better known as Dr. Seuss.

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2012-2013 Academic Year

OUCP Staff Members Successfully Complete Degrees from Rutgers
 Rutgers-Newark Celebrity Readers

On February 21st, students and staff from the Rutgers-Newark Office of University-Community Partnerships went outinto the community to read to elementary school students for the annual “Celebrity Read” initiative sponsored by the United Way.

 Ten-Year Milestone Reached for Job Shadow Day

On Monday, February 26, 2013, the “10th Annual National Groundhog Job Shadow Day” was held on the Rutgers-Newark campus.

Rutgers-Newark Observes Read Across America Day

The Office of University-Community Partnerships participated in the National Education Association’s annual reading celebration that is observed every year on or around March 2nd, the birthday of Dr. Theodor Geisel legendary children’s book author, better known as Dr. Seuss.

United Way of Essex And West Hudson Announces Honorees

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