Good News

Dean's List Spring 2017

Office of the Secretary of Higher Education Senior Award recipients-click here to view

Spring 2017 SAS EOF Textbook/Educational Supplies Scholarship recipients-click here to view

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Please join us in congratulating the following EOF students, graduates, and staff from the: liberal arts colleges, Douglass Residential College (DRC), Mason Gross School of the Arts (MGSA), School of Arts and Sciences (SAS), School of Business (RBS), the School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR), and Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy (EJBSPPP), on their special accomplishments inside and outside of the classroom.

If you are considering making a donation to Rutgers, I highly encourage you to make it to the EOF Program at the School of Arts and Sciences (Cornerstone Project ID 501533; former RIAS account 539523). We use this account to assist current EOF students with emergency funds (for example, meals over winter/spring break, glasses, medication), educational enrichment (Study Abroad, graduate exam fees), and travel expenses for internships/externships. Your generosity is appreciated. Here is the link:

We want to increase our social media presence to share information, and pictures of students/events.  If you use Facebook, please friend the SAS EOF Program at:  SAS EOF is now on Instagram @RU_SAS_EOF.  We are using the hashtag #RU1stEOF.  If you attend events, and want to share a picture, it would be great if you used this hashtag, so we can have them in one place.

Click here to see the list of 127 SAS EOF Scholars who were honored at the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education EOF Senior Award Ceremony: Award categories: Academic Achievement 3.2-3.49; Outstanding Academic Achievement 3.5-3.99; Distinguished Scholar 4.0.

253 SAS EOF students made the Dean’s List for their respective Schools in Fall 2016! Click here to view them:


110 SAS EOF Scholars were honored by the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education, at a ceremony held at Georgian Court University for their academic achievements. Academic Achievement 3.2-3.49, Outstanding Academic Achievement 3.5-3.99, Distinguished Scholar 4.0:


The following SAS EOF Scholars, who are Rutgers Business School students, are the recipients of the RBS EOF Scholarship.


Laura-Ann Ali

Omar Ali

Daniel Bartolo

Shawna Biggs

Duy Bui

Yu Cheng

Mariangely Colon (DRC)

KaRon Davis

Tyler Fitzgerald

Camilo Forero

Anthonette Gilzene

Michelle Gudis

Kenneth Guido

Noel Guzman

Mahmuda Haque (DRC)

Terance Jimenez

Carrie Liu (DRC)

Jin Liu

Yongqing Liu

Jessica Manigold

Luis Morfa

Mary Ortiz (DRC)

Parth Patel

Jeffrey Patino

Andrew Peltyszyn

Backner Rivera

Ayesha Saeed

Juan Santiago

Xiaowen Yang (DRC)

Rongxin Zhuo


The following SAS EOF scholars participated in the Ronald E. McNair Summer Research Symposium:


Amelo Bacchus (DRC)

Misty Branch (DRC)

Wai-Kit Chia

Laniquah Demps

Samantha Lanni


Laura-Ann Ali has a summer internship with Macy’s.


Taruna Chugeria DC’ 02 has been accepted in the doctoral program in Educational Leadership at Rowan University.


Tania Guaman SAS ’12 graduated from the National Urban Fellows Program. As part of this program, she participated as a fellow at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) in Washington, DC. As a National Urban Fellow, Ms. Guaman was also able to obtain her master's degree in Public Administration at Baruch College.


Dr. Tenisha Howard DC ’05 gave the keynote address at the EOF Summer Institute Alumni Career Conference. Here is a link to her remarks: Dr. Howard will be a faculty member with the Rutgers University department of Women’s and Gender Studies this fall.


Gehan Badawy Morel DC ’07 is a certified nurse practitioner.


Luis Morfa is on the E-board of the Rutgers Economics Club.


Natalie Orbe LC ’96 works for the Division of Child Protection and Permanency. She recently earned an Adolescent Advocacy Program Certificate .


Backner Rivera is an intern with Accenture in Technology Consulting. He is the incoming president of Rutgers Consulting and the incoming Vice President of Membership for Alpha Kappa Psi (the oldest and largest co-ed professional business fraternity on campus).


Attention EOF students - please join our EOF Facebook group:!/saseof?fref=ts

  • Attention EOF Alumni - if you graduated from Douglass College, Livingston College, Rutgers College, Mason Gross School of the Arts, University College, or any of the Schools we currently serve, we welcome you to be part of the School of Arts and Sciences (SAS) EOF Alumni Facebook group:!/groups/156523252652/