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RU Ready for Work?: College Admissions

Site to support the RU Ready for Work? summer program on the Newark Campus

Find a Major; Find a College; Find a Career

Petersons
Commercial publisher specializing in information about colleges: majors, admissions statistics, and much more.

QuestBridge
National college match program for low-income students. Some of the very finest U.S. schools participate.

Phds.org
Search engine for finding the graduate school you want. Lots of additional information about going to graduate school.

Rutgers University Career Services (New Brunswick)
A list of what kinds of jobs you can do with each college major.

Wayfinder (University of Texas)
Rich site with many activites and informational pieces about finding a college major and a career. Some items restricted to University of Texas students, but lots of open possibilities.

The College Board

Build Your Vocabulary for College

Dictionary.com

Online dictionary and thesaurus.  Word of the Day feature allows you to receive a new word each day by email or on your smart phone (the Mobile Dictionary.com app).

Subject Librarian

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Roberta Tipton
Contact:
Roberta L. Tipton
Business Librarian
Public Administration Librarian
The John Cotton Dana Library
Rutgers-Newark
973-353-5910
tipton at rutgers.edu
Website

Teaching Librarian

 

Erleen Harris

has taught students from elementary school to adult learners.  She has a B.A. from Brooklyn College, CUNY, an M.L.S. from Pratt Institute, and an M.S. in School Administration from Touro College.

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