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Robert Wood Johnson Health System’s Brian Agnew a Leader in Development

Fundraising led by Agnew is set to prepare the health system for the next phase of healthcare.

Racism in the ER: Black Kids Get Shortchanged

A new study shows huge differences in how people are treated.

VIDEO: Increasing the Pipeline of Black and Latino Physicians—A Success Story

To have culturally competent care, the United States needs more Black and Latino doctors. A unique program at Rutgers University is reaching underprivileged youth and helping them succeed in medical careers, said Dr. Kamal Khan, Director, Office of Diversity & Academic Success in the Sciences (ODASIS) at DiversityInc’s event.

Dining for a Difference

Dining for a Difference: What You Can Do Differently to Hire and Promote People With Disabilities

In an era of enhanced recognition of the importance of corporate diversity to business results, why is this talent pool so often ignored?

Researcher: Immigrant Child Poverty Studies “Overstate the Issue”

Researcher: Immigrant Child Poverty Studies “Overstate the Issue”

As immigration debate heats up, researcher raises questions about immigrant parents contributing to the child-poverty rate.

Julie Hermann

Historic First: Rutgers Hires Woman as Athletic Director

How much more must the university do to rehab its image following the Mike Rice scandal?

Eddie Jordan, Rutgers basketball coach

Rutgers Hires Eddie Jordan, Will Be Only Black Big Ten Men’s Basketball Coach

Alumnus Eddie Jordan pledges to rebuild the morale of the basketball team after the firing of coach Mike Rice for abuse and homophobic slurs.

Rutgers Scandal Update: Pernetti Resigns; President Apologizes for ‘Failure of Process’

Former Rutgers Athletic Director says that his decisions “were out of keeping with Rutgers community’s values.”

What’s Everyone Saying About Rutgers’ Rice Crisis?

Reaction toward ex-Coach Rice’s abusive behavior has celebrity athletes, NCAA coaches and leading news columnists demanding that Rutgers take more action.

Dr. Robert Barchi and Tim Pernetti

Should Rutgers President and Athletic Director Resign After Coach Rice Scandal?

Rutgers faculty, government officials, members of the public (and DiversityInc readers) are demanding answers to the Rutgers University basketball scandal involving physical abuse and homophobic slurs—and some are asking for the resignation of Athletic Director Tim Pernetti and Rutgers President Dr. Robert Barchi.

Mike Rice, fired Rutgers basketball coach

Why Did Rutgers Wait to Fire Coach After Anti-Gay and Abusive Actions?

Rutgers should have fired basketball coach Mike Rice in November instead of waiting until a video surfaced yesterday of his homophobic and vicious attacks on players.

Re-Centering the History in Black History: Rutgers University’s Dr. Clement Alexander Price

Dr. Clement Price, founder of the Rutgers University Institute on Ethnicity, Culture and the Modern Experience, has dedicated his life to civil rights. Read his remarkable story here.

Dharun Ravi Sentenced to 30 Days in Jail

Diversity Management: Tyler Clementi Case Sentencing Offers Lesson in Preventing Bias Tragedies

Diversity management is vital to preventing more tragedies like the suicide of Tyler Clementi, a lesson critical today as Dharun Ravi was sentenced to 30 days of jail time.

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Rutgers Future Scholars Enhances Talent Pipelines With Corporate-Student Outreach

An event with Ernst & Young served to inspire students from low-income families to become the next generation of accounting professionals.

Where Are Today’s STEM Students?

Look no further than Rutgers University, where one professor has dedicated his life to helping Black, Latino and other traditionally underrepresented undergrads pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math.

Can Culturally Competent Healthcare Close Disparities Gaps?

Can white doctors provide quality care to communities in which the racial/ethnic demographics are shifting dramatically? One DiversityInc reader addresses this question in her passionate response to our article, "Is There a Black, Latino Doctor in the House?" about Rutgers University's ODASIS program. See what she had to say about cultural competency and diversity in healthcare.