Mourning a Rutgers Alumnus, Scholar, Activist, Educator and Advocate for the Poor

October 1, 2015

Robert Curvin, a distinguished alumnus, a visiting scholar and professor in Rutgers’ Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, and a staunch friend of Rutgers University-Newark, has passed away at 81. He was a loyal son of Newark, a city he loved without reservation.

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