Leadership Transition, Elizabeth C. Matto named Eagleton Institute Director
Jessica Ronan-Frisch, Communications & Public Relations Manager
Daniel De Simone, Director of Communications
Center for American Women and Politics
Rutgers University’s Miller Center on Policing and Community Resilience (Miller Center), the Global Consortium of Law Enforcement Training Executives (GCLETE), and the Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, DC, jointly hosted the Police Academies and Training Symposium to explore innovative partnerships, initiatives, technologies, best practices, and methodologies for the continued professionalization of policing.
Eagleton Summer Highlights
Farewell John Weingart & Congratulations Science Fellows
CAWP 50th, ECPIP at AAPOR, Morning After
Only four percent of state legislators across the nation bring scientific training and expertise to their job as elected officials and policymakers, according to new data released by the Eagleton Science and Politics Program at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.
Experiential Learning, New Research, May 8th Workshop
The Miller Center on Policing and Community Resilience is hosting a virtual roundtable discussion on May 1, 2023 at 1pm EST about an alarming increase in physical attacks on U.S. electric utilities and disinformation about the power grid. Experts in law enforcement, government, and private industry will discuss the grid, its security, recent attacks on infrastructure, best practices for law enforcement, and public-private information sharing.
Only six candidates who are 35 years old or younger were newly elected to serve in Congress during the 2022 midterm election, according to new data released by the Center for Youth Political Participation at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. The 118th United States Congress has a total of 14 members who are 35 years old or younger, indicating that more work is needed in order to achieve representation among young elected officials in our nation’s capital.
Today, for the first time ever, an intercontinental delegation of chiefs of police and sheriffs are convening in Krakow, Poland, to participate in the International March of the Living, a formal remembrance of the horrors of the Holocaust. The annual event, which began in 1988, is taking place this year from 17-19 April 2023. The delegation issued a formal declaration against antisemitism, extremism, hatred, and intolerance.
Eagleton-BPU Partnership, New Podcast Episodes, Upcoming Events
The Eagleton Science and Politics Fellowship at Rutgers University–New Brunswick today announced a partnership with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) to create a Climate Action Track for Eagleton Science Fellows.