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RECENT ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Conrad Herwig was featured in the January 2021 issue of Jersey Jazz magazine. MUSIC
  • Kimani Fowlin offered a free Afro-Fusion dance class to the Rutgers community on February 12. DANCE
  • Scott Ordway released the album Girl in the Snow on December 21. MUSIC
  • The film Dance | Parkinsons, a collaboration headed by Jeff Friedman in the Dance Department and Thomas Lennon in the Documentary Film Lab, received the Community Impact award at the 2020 Austin Dance Festival. DANCE, FILMMAKING
  • Christine Whalen was a NJ Theatre Alliance Award of Excellence honoree as a stage manager. THEATER

FACULTY VOICES IN THE MEDIA

RECENT NEWS

Announcing the New MGSA Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Announcing the New MGSA Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Dear members of the Mason Gross community, I am extremely pleased to share the news that Prof. Rebecca Cypess of the Music Department ... READ MORE

Theater faculty Don Holder writes Op-Ed on Broadway during COVID

Theater faculty Don Holder writes Op-Ed on Broadway during COVID

Head of Lighting Design faculty member Don Holder recently wrote an op-ed for The United States Institute for Theatre Technology... READ MORE

Dean Jason Geary publishes two chapters with Cambridge University Press

Dean Jason Geary publishes two chapters with Cambridge University Press

Jason Geary, dean of the Mason Gross School and Distinguished Professor of Music, recently had chapters appear in The Cambridg... READ MORE

Art & Design faculty member Patrick Strzelec receives International Sculpture Center’s 2020 Outstanding Educator Award

Art & Design faculty member Patrick Strzelec receives International Sculpture Center’s 2020 Outstanding Educator Award

Sculpture professor Patrick Strzelec has been awarded the International Sculpture Center’s Outstanding Educator Award for 2020. Ou... READ MORE

Music faculty member hits the Road with the NY Phil Bandwagon

Music faculty member hits the Road with the NY Phil Bandwagon

Richard Deane played his last concert with the New York Philharmonic on March 12, and then, like the rest of the city, hunkered dow... READ MORE

Documentary Film Lab premieres Greenland narrative at international festivals

Documentary Film Lab premieres Greenland narrative at international festivals

Utuqaq, a production of the Rutgers Documentary Film Lab in collaboration with the Rutgers Department of Geography, will premiere a... READ MORE

Dance faculty Barbara Angeline finds unexpected benefits of virtual teaching

Dance faculty Barbara Angeline finds unexpected benefits of virtual teaching

Dance faculty member Barbara Angeline discovered there could be benefits to teaching her class virtually after the pandemic made i... READ MORE

Art & Design Professor Steffani Jemison named 2020 Guggenheim Fellow

Art & Design Professor Steffani Jemison named 2020 Guggenheim Fellow

Department of Art & Design media professor Steffani Jemison is one of 175 scholars, artists, writers, and scientists named Solomon R. ... READ MORE

Associate Director of Music Department receives Chancellor’s and Provost’s Awards for Faculty Excellence

Associate Director of Music Department receives Chancellor’s and Provost’s Awards for Faculty Excellence

Associate Director Rebecca Cypess is a recipient of a Provost’s Award, which honors faculty whose research area aims to achiev... READ MORE

Department of Art & Design announces Park McArthur as New Tepper Chair

Department of Art & Design announces Park McArthur as New Tepper Chair

On February 18, the Rutgers Board of Governors officially appointed Park McArthur to the Tepper Family Endowed Chair in Visual Art... READ MORE