Unions representing government workers are gaining numbers

...movement has changed, reflecting changes in the economy," said Ross Baker, a political science professor at Rutgers University. "Manufacturing is a diminishing segment of the economy. Also, a lot of the manufacturing that's being done...

Ford's Fields to replace Mulally as CEO July 1

...also still owns his first car, a Datsun 280Z, which he bought in 1983.Fields earned a bachelor's degree from Rutgers University in 1983. He sold computers for IBM before earning an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1989.Like Barra, who...

Rutgers routs Syracuse, wins fourth straight

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Carlita Washington had been waiting all season to make an impact for the Rutgers University women's basketball team. Washington, a junior college transfer who was brought into the Scarlet Knights' fold for her offensive...

College basketball
Swimmer with cerebral palsy sets national records

...expect to set national records in all seven events he swam in at the Junior National Wheelchair Championships at Rutgers University last month. Lamback, 15, has had success as a member of the Aiken-Augusta Swim League, despite having cerebral...

Other sports
Scientists find chemical to produce orgasm

...same sensation as an orgasm and also might have use in treating pain, said Barry R. Komisaruk, a professor at Rutgers University. His partner in the research was Rutgers professor Beverly Whipple, who in 1982 wrote the book "The G-Spot...

XXX Technology
Mentors help minority companies accelerate growth

...level needed to fulfill a big contract, says Jeffrey Robinson, a professor of management and entrepreneurship at Rutgers University. He is working on the Newark accelerator."There's a leap you have to take from the five-person company to...

Flonita Lawrence

...Saltville, Virginia but has resided in Augusta for more than forty-seven years. She was a graduate of VPI and Rutgers University. She taught school in Virginia, Maryland, and New Jersey before moving to Augusta. She taught in Richmond County...

Henry Corsini

...Corsini was a native of Bound Brook, New Jersey. He graduated from Bound Brook High School in 1941. He attended Rutgers University and was appointed to the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, New York at the start of World War...

Some small businesses still wait for Sandy grants

...belief that business owners are well off, says Jeffrey Robinson, an assistant professor of entrepreneurship at Rutgers University in New Jersey."They think, 'they're making money, why should we give it to them?'" Robinson says...

Bert Lance, Ga. banker and Carter ally, dies at 82

...the New Georgia Encyclopedia.He used the experience he gained to qualify for graduate-level banking courses at Rutgers University and was instrumental in convincing carpet manufacturers to move their operations to northwest Georgia - considered...