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Rutgers Greek Groups Honor Consul General

Metro Area, Video, Western European May 9, 2019 at 5:41 pm

The National Herald posted a video of a traditional dance performed at a community gathering organized by Greek organizations at Rutgers University.

Enrique Arbelaez (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Rutgers University Program Seeks to Bolster Black and Latino Entrepreneurs

Black, Business, Latino March 4, 2019 at 4:03 pm

Led by a Colombian immigrant and businessman, Rutgers University’s “Black and Latino Tech” program seeks to train more minority startup entrepreneurs, El Diario La Prensa reports.

Olga Jiménez de Wagenheim, Rutgers University academic. (Photo via Reporte Hispano)

Puerto Ricans Remember Historic Confrontation with Newark Police

History, Metro Area, Puerto Rican February 9, 2016 at 1:12 pm

A conference at Rutgers University recalls the forgotten Newark Puerto Rican Riots of 1974, Reporte Hispano reports.

Car Wash workers in Jamaica, Queens, demanded better treatment and wages. (Photo by EDLP / Gloria Medina)

Voices in Focus: Obama Scores With Jewish and Indian-American Voters

Labor, Politics May 7, 2012 at 2:29 pm

Some good news for President Obama from two ethnic communities; South-Asian supporters of the Rutgers student accused of anti-gay bullying plan a rally; car wash workers in Queens protest their work conditions; and a record-breaking fundraiser by an Irish-American charity organization.

Filipino nurses protesting to save their jobs at the Peninsula Hospital Center in Far Rockaway, Queens. (Photo via Filipino Reporter)

Voices in Focus: Filipino Nurses Hit Hard by Peninsula Hospital Closure

Dominican, Immigration, Politics April 20, 2012 at 12:38 pm

Services on hand for immigrants seeking naturalization advice and prescription information; the 100 Filipino nurses from the shuttered Peninsula Hospital worry about their futures; a hyperlocal success story from Connecticut; a Dominican politician causes a small firestorm; and an Indian man convicted of supporting Hezbollah.

Illustrations by Liana Finck will be on display tonight at the Museum at Eldridge Street (Art by Liana Finck via The Jewish Daily Forward)

Voices in Focus: Will Rutgers Verdict Cause a Collison of Gay and Immigrant Rights?

Crime, Culture March 21, 2012 at 11:51 am

Colorlines asks if the possible deportation of the Rutgers student convicted of hate crimes will put the gay and immigrant rights movements in conflict; beloved gaming arcade Chinatown Fair may reopen; illustrations based on letters to a Yiddish paper’s advice column will go on display tonight; and other news from the community and ethnic press.