| January Fri, 2022
Rutgers–New Brunswick Student Voting Rates Increased by 20 points in 2020 Election
Despite changes to voter registration and voting processes, Rutgers University–New Brunswick’s student voting rate increased by 20 points from 2016 to 2020. The increase was prompted by voter mobilization programs and campus-wide collaboration spearheaded by Rutgers’ Eagleton Institute of Politics’ Center for Youth Political Participation (CYPP).
| July Thu, 2021
New Jersey Performing Arts Center to Host 1st Official 2021 NJ Gubernatorial Debate
NJPAC’s partners for the debate between Governor Phil Murphy (D) and former Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli (R) include WABC-TV, WPVI, Univision65, NJ Advance Media, WHYY-FM radio, WCTC Radio, Rutgers Eagleton Institute of Politics, and Rutgers School of Public Affairs and Administration. NJPAC and Evergreen Partners are producing the debate.
| July Wed, 2021
Law Enforcement Officials and Rutgers Experts Convene for a Three-Day Training
Police training academy leaders from throughout the United States as well as from Canada and Sweden met this week with Rutgers experts at the inaugural convening of the Global Consortium for Police Academies and Law Enforcement Training. Sponsored by the Center on Policing at Rutgers University, Rutgers’ Miller Center for Community Protection and Resilience, Rutgers Police, New Jersey State Police and the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia, the Consortium is a new forum for police agencies to share best practices as they generate new knowledge about police training and practice in the 21st century.
| March Fri, 2021
A Contagion of Institutional Distrust: Viral Disinformation of the COVID Vaccine and the Road to Reconciliation
New report analyzes new and dangerous trends of disinformation in wake of U.S. Capitol attack