The success of Rutgers alumni—from artists like choreographer Stephanie Klemons to Fortune 500 CEOs to inventors of game-changing technology—is just one of the great things to know about Rutgers.
Choreographer and dancer Stephanie Klemons has shaped some of Broadway’s most-talked-about musicals, including the Tony Award-winning In the Heights and now the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning smash-hit Hamilton. Klemons says her demanding double major at Rutgers—dance and genetics/microbiology—helped shape her facility for detail, an indispensible quality when living the frenetic life on Broadway. “I just loved it at Rutgers,” she says. “I was so uniquely built by the university.”
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