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Prosecutor: Rutgers Student’s Death May Be Alcohol-Related

A Rutgers University student has died after she “became distressed” while attending a small gathering at a fraternity house, prosecutors said.

09/21/2014

Eric LeGrand speaks onstage at the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation's A Magical Evening Gala at Cipriani, Wall Street on November 21, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation)

Rutgers Prez Says LeGrand Will Speak At Graduation, Blames ‘Miscommunication’

After some initial confusion and harsh words, Eric LeGrand will speak at Rutgers University’s graduation ceremony.

05/06/2014

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Report Calls For Rutgers’ Board To Take Tighter Control Of Athletics Department

The report calls for the university’s board and central administration to take tighter control of the finances and communications of the athletics department at New Jersey’s flagship state university.

07/22/2013

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Embattled AD Julie Hermann Visits Rutgers, Addresses Media

Rutgers’ incoming athletic director Julie Hermann visited the campus Wednesday and was to meet with coaching and Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delaney.

06/05/2013

Jim Delany, Commissioner of the Big Ten Conference, addresses the media during a press conference on June 3, 2013. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images

Big Ten Commish Believes ‘Things Will Calm Down’ At Scandal-Scarred Rutgers

Rutgers’ recent troubles will not interfere with its entry into the Big Ten, conference Commissioner Jim Delany says.

06/04/2013

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Hermann Set To Visit Rutgers, Remains Barchi’s Choice

University President Robert Barchi has said Hermann remains his choice to lead Rutgers into the Big Ten Conference in 2014.

06/03/2013

Rutgers University President Robert L. Barchi addresses the media as Rutgers University Board of Governors Chair Ralph Izzo looks on during a press conference at Rutgers University announcing the resignation of Athletic Director Tim Pernetti on April 5, 2013 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. (credit; Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Merger Of Two Medical Schools Insulates Rutgers President

Making sure the integration of two medical school into Rutgers stays on course is one reason Gov. Christie and others have stood behind President Robert Barchi.

06/02/2013

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A Timeline Of Rutgers’ Incredible Fall From Grace

It’s been an incredible fall from grace for Rutgers’ university athletics after the promise of their move to the Big Ten.

06/01/2013

Julie Hermann (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Rutgers Board Of Governors Member Defends Athletic Director Search, Selection

The new athletic director at Rutgers University is under fire following verbal abuse allegations.

05/30/2013

Julie Hermann talks to the media after being introduced as Rutgers athletic director as school president Robert L. Barchi listens on May 15, 2013 in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Gov. Christie Expresses ‘Absolute Confidence’ In Rutgers President As Hermann Controversy Swirls

Christie said he doesn’t want to micromanage the university and won’t say whether incoming athletic director Julie Hermann should start at the school as scheduled on June 17.

05/29/2013

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Report: Rutgers’ Julie Hermann Was At Center Of Sex Discrimination Lawsuit In 2008

The nightmare at Rutgers University continues. Incoming athletic director Julie Hermann is smack-dab in the middle of some more controversy, according to the New York Times.

05/28/2013

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Rutgers Stands By New AD Julie Hermann Despite Abuse Allegations

Hermann officially takes over the athletic department on June 17, and on Monday she said she plans to be in the position on that date.

05/28/2013

Julie Hermann talks to the media after being introduced as Rutgers athletic director as school president Robert L. Barchi listens on May 15, 2013 in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

New Rutgers AD Says She Has No Plans To Step Down Amid Abuse Allegations

Former Gov. Richard Codey is calling for Rutgers president Robert Barchi’s dismissal, calling the latest allegations to rock the athletic department “an embarrassment to the students and alumni of a great university.”

05/27/2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Governor Chris Christie Plans To Speak With Rutgers Officials Over Hermann

The Hermann problem has popped up when many thought the worst was over, and that the Rutgers athletic department could start focusing on its move to the Big Ten in 2014.

05/26/2013

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Rutgers Officially Names Eddie Jordan Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Rutgers introduced Eddie Jordan as its new men’s basketball coach on Tuesday, turning to a name from the school’s past as it seeks to move forward from a scandal that forced the firing of coach Mike Rice.

04/23/2013

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