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2018 Guide to Experts: Visiting Israeli faculty and artists are available to give talks and performances on campus and in the wider community.

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News & Events

September 27, 2018 -

Moshe Zonder noticed it quickly: “My students are completely serious. They are writing. They are doing the assignments. All of them. It’s great teaching here.”

September 19, 2018 -

This semester, Zonder is teaching “Screenwriting for Television” in the creative writing program in the School of Arts and Sciences at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.