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Director Murray Talks End of “Horse Race” Polling

Patrick D. Murray, Director of The Polling Institute at Monmouth University, appeared on the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast to discuss his opinion about putting an end to horse-race polling on Monday, Nov. 15. Murray’s appearance on the podcast came following an article he wrote for NJ.com titled “‘I Blew It.’ Maybe It’s Time To Get Rid […]

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University Hosts Interdisciplinary Conference On Race

The Department of History and Anthropology hosted a virtual Interdisciplinary Conference on Race on Friday, Nov. 12.The event consisted of four panel discussions followed by a conclusionary participant roundtable and reflection. One panel, titled Politics and Social Change, featured panelists Katherine Parkin, Julius Adekunle, Justin Montana, and Rajnarind Kaur. In this session, panelists provided a […]

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Monmouth Faculty Travel to The United Nations’ Framework Convention on Climate Change

Tony MacDonald, Director of the Urban Coast Institute (UCI), and Randall Abate, Rechnitz Family/UCI Endowed Chair in Marine and Environmental Law and Policy, travelled to Glasgow, Scotland to participate as observers in the 26th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations’ Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP26). The conference began on Nov. 1 and […]

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ArtNOW Series Hosts Performance of Biodata Sonification

Monmouth University’s ArtNOW visiting artist series hosted a virtual Arts-Engineering discussion and performance with Sam Cusumano on Monday, Nov 1. The event was a continuation of this year’s theme, Electric Frequencies: Social Progress and Digital Activism. In the first installment of the two-part series, Cusumano discussed his recent work with biodata sonification on plants and […]

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NJ Entrepreneur of The Year Jenny Zhu Speaks Virtually

MU’s Center for Entrepreneurship hosted a discussion with Jenny Zhu, founder of Triangle Home Fashions and recipient of Ernst and Young’s 2019 New Jersey Entrepreneur of the Year, to celebrate Women Entrepreneurship Week on Thursday, Oct 21. Zhu founded Triangle Home Fashions in 2008 after immigrating to the United States from China. Launching a company […]

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Congressman Pallone Discusses Action On Climate Change

Congressman Frank Pallone joined the Monmouth University community to discuss Congressional action on climate change as a last-minute addition to the Climate Crisis Teach-In week on Thursday, Oct. 7. Pallone began the session by providing a brief overview of how the United States is preparing for the upcoming Glasgow Conference, which is set to take […]

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Flexible Grading Policy Terminated For Fall 2021

The Office of the Registrar announced that the flexible grading policy has been terminated for the fall 2021 semester in an email sent to students on Friday, Oct. 1. The policy from the Spring 2021 semester expired on May 14, 2021 and was not renewed for the current semester, meaning that students will no longer […]

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Dalai Lama Joins MU For Livestream Discussion

The XIV Dalai Lama joined the Monmouth University community through an interactive livestream to discuss happiness, health, well-being, and the future on Tuesday, Sept. 21. Students, staff, and faculty were given the opportunity to submit questions for His Holiness to answer, 13 of which were selected to be addressed during the event.  President Patrick Leahy, […]

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Provost Addresses COVID Concerns

The University has transitioned away from virtual learning for the fall semester, with 75 percent of undergraduate courses and 68 percent of graduate courses being taught in person. For many, this has raised concerns over the safety of returning to campus due to the ongoing pandemic. Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Pamela […]