Every Tuesday at noon, current students and alumni of the program read their favorite poems and writing to the public at Military Park in downtown Newark.
The Author Talks program runs from late spring through early fall. This Saturday is the opportunity to celebrate the Irish at the Jersey Shore.
His fiction has received honors from Esquire, Shenandoah, The Kenyon Review, and ESPN: The Magazine.
He lives with his wife and twin daughters in New Jersey. I began the MFA program at Rutgers-Newark in 2009, a few years after completing an MA in English Literature there.
NEWARK, NJ - Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church donated $10,000 to Quitman Street School to offset expenses for teachers who spend their own money on supplies for students. NEWARK, NJ - An ordinance that would mandate the replacement of lead service lines – even without a property owners permission – was unanimously advanced by the Newark City Council on Thursday.
Pastor Ronald Slaughter gifted the check on behalf of the church directly to Principal Justin Avery during his visit to the school on Thursday afternoon. The measure was sent to the council by Mayor Ras Baraka’s administration who billed it as a first of its kind for any major U. city to replace every lead service line at no cost to ...Mary's in Newark to assemble in front of the local office of U. Immigration and Customs Enforcement at the corner of Broad and Walnut Streets in Newark. If you’re reading this post on this blog, it’s because you have some level of investment (financial, emotional or both) in the MFA degree. Over the past year, my MFA was a mere background note. Not every MFA program would allow you to enroll in August after you turned them down months earlier.That has traditionally been the official end of the tourist season in southern Ocean County.It certainly does not mean the end of the fishing season, however.NUTLEY, NJ - One of the first photos a Nutley family saw after a 10-day vacation was of the posterior of a bandit who made off with their mail and packages.After returning from vacation, a Nutley family made arrangements for the US Postal Service to deliver more than a week's worth of mail that had been held while they were traveling.When I applied to write for this site last year, I fully expected to recount a year chock full of nothing but reading & ‘riting, the first such year in my life. Not every program would let you attend classes part-time.But Rutgers-Camden is not like every other MFA program.“We are grateful to be recognized for our various outreach efforts and appreciative that these funds will further the projects we conceptualize in service to Rutgers University and the Newark community at large,” said González. The Ocean County Chapter of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh members are all set to welcome everybody at the 2019 Ocean County Irish Festival this Saturday, September 7, 2019.This is the third year of the event taking place ...