Tiejun Bu is a scholar from Jilin University (JLU) in China who came to Rutgers during the 2019-2020 academic year. He stayed in New Jersey with his family during the spring and returned to China in September.
Rutgers has hosted the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, a flagship program of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), for six consecutive years. Rutgers has held the distinction of being the only university to lead two institutes and host 50 Fellows.
Italy is a historical hub that offers stunning architecture, beautiful works of art, and renowned cuisine. The southern European country has a long Mediterranean coastline with sublime beaches to soak up the sun.