Albert Ayeni grew up in Nigeria, where a meal seemed incomplete if it did not include a hot pepper. Now he is working to make Rutgers the go-to center for hot pepper research to appeal to New Jersey’s growing ethnic communities and remind them of home.
It takes a special kind of fan to support a team during rough times. Danny Klein and his classmates started tailgating as Rutgers students. Thirty years later, they still gather on Saturdays to throw the#ScarletParty and cheer on the Scarlet Knights.