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Newark's historic Military Park undergoing a revival benefiting surrounding businesses and college students.
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Housing macroeconomics expert from Wisconsin University named to fill Profeta Chair in Real Estate

Before he began teaching at Wisconsin in 2006, Morris Davis worked at the Federal Reserve Board where he briefed Fed Chair Alan Greenspan on housing. He is widely known for his research – and often sought out by national media for his expertise – on fluctuations in housing prices. More ›

Sunday, July 20, 2014

TAGS: Center for Real Estate Studies City of Newark Faculty Glenn Shafer Ivan Brick MBA Morris Davis Real Estate Ron Shapiro Undergraduate

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Small business owners pack U.S. Senator Cory Booker's summit on non-traditional lending sources

In the fourth of a series of small business forums he has held across New Jersey, Sen. Cory Booker assembled a panel of top executives from some of the most prominent alternative lenders, including David Nayor, president of BoeFly, Justin Renfro, Kiva Zip’s associate manager of business development and Paul Quintero, chief executive officer of Accion East. "Where the traditional banks are falling behind,’’ Booker said, "these folks are filling the void in creative ways.”  More ›

Friday, June 13, 2014

TAGS: Access to Capital City of Newark Community Cory Booker Entrepreneurship Small Business

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Military Park re-opens, offering residents, workers and students an open space with entertainment, gardens, games

Military Park, a spot rich with history and speckled with a striking collection of monuments, is now attracting chess players and lunch-time visitors. Commuters, who once skirted the spot, are turning down park paths and walking through its new gardens en route to nearby offices. Classes and musical concerts are planned throughout the summer to lure regular crowds of residents, workers and students. More ›

Friday, June 13, 2014

TAGS: City of Newark Full-Time MBA Prudential Undergraduate Newark

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Pre-college enrichment program gives high school students a sense of college requirements, potential business careers

For Olivia Gonzalez and other students like Jessica Dufort, the experience not only gave them some insight into what they will be expected to do as college students, it opened their eyes to the prospect of attending business school and possible career paths. "I think I might like to go into advertising or marketing,” said Dufort, who attends high school in Jersey City. "I can be really creative, and I would like to be able to apply it. "After doing this program," she said, "I think my interest in business has become more definitive.” More ›

Friday, May 30, 2014

TAGS: City of Newark Community LaToya Battle-Brown Office of Diversity Programs Pre-College Rutgers Business School Undergraduate Undergraduate Newark

The Rutgers Business School 100 Rock building heralded for sustainability and personal interactions in Green Building & Design
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
At the corner of Rutgers University’s Livingston Campus—the institution’s youngest of five campuses in or near New Brunswick, New Jersey—rests a passive solar gem: the Rutgers Business School...
Rutgers Business School "100 Rock" featured in Architect's Newspaper
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The new Rutgers Business School in Piscataway, New Jersey, is more than a collection of classrooms and offices. The building, designed by TEN Arquitectos, is a linchpin of the university’s Livingston...
The first binational, Mexican-American summit met at 100 Rock, Livingston Campus
Saturday, May 3, 2014
In an effort to shed light on one of the most under-publicized Latino ethnic stories in the Garden State, organizers throughout New Jersey conducted the first binational, Mexican-American summit in...
Audible founder and CEO Donald Katz helping draw technology and other growth-minded industries to Newark
Monday, February 10, 2014
NJBIZ
Audible founder and CEO Donald Katz has been named chairman of Brick City Development Corp., the Newark economic development agency said Monday. Katz, who moved the online audio book provider to the...
Newark is undergoing its biggest economic growth period since the 1950s
Sunday, December 1, 2013
The Real Deal
The long-blighted city of Newark, New Jersey, is undergoing its biggest economic growth period since the 1950s. Ron Shapiro, the head of Rutgers University’s Center for Real Estate Studies, said...