Welcome SC&I Alumni!

We’d love to hear from you! Engage with SC&I Alumni Association. Contact us to get more involved. 

Mix & Mingles, student – alumni networking events.

We work to create opportunities for alums to connect with each other and with current students.


Join us for our board meetings! Open to all alumni. 

RSVP by emailing us: rusciaa@gmail.com. Interested in joining a committee? Sign up here.

Due to the ongoing COVID pandemic, all meetings for the 2022-2023 academic year are anticipated to take place virtually; in 2023 there might be hybrid virtual and in person meetings and events. (When our board resumes meeting in person, they typically will take place in person in conference room 323 at the School of Communication & Information, 4 Huntington Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901.

Board meetings begin at 7:00 P.M. EST, are usually an hour to an hour and a half, and this year will be held on the following dates:

Sep 13

Nov 15

Dec 13

Jan 17

Mar 21

May 16

Committee meetings will take place on the off months of the above.

Normally no meetings are held during the months of July and August.


Congratulations to our 2023 Distinguished Alumni Honoree – Journalist Vivian Salama SC&I‘00, LC‘00


Thank you to those who joined us October 18, 2023 for the SC&I Distinguished Alumni Annual Dinner at the Rutgers Club. We were proud to present the 2023 Distinguished Alumni Award to journalist Vivian Salama SC&I‘00, LC‘00. Salama is a national security reporter for The Wall Street Journal. She has covered U.S. foreign policy and national security issues for nearly two decades, reporting from more than 80 countries. A New York native, Salama earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the School of Communication and Information at Rutgers University. She holds a master’s degree in Middle East politics from Columbia University and a law degree from Georgetown. Since moving to Washington in 2016, Salama has covered the White House and national security for The Wall Street Journal, CNN, NBC News, and the Associated Press, with a focus on foreign policy.

Check out photos from this event.




Help us support our Rutgers student journalists!

Consider supporting The Daily Targum newspaper with an annual donation.




We are proud to support our student body with our School of Communication & Information Alumni Association Endowed Scholarships. Help us grow the number of students reached by adding this scholarship fund to the list of funds you support annually. 


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Did you know career services are available to SC&I alumni?

See job listings related to communication, information, informatics, journalism, and media!

If you want to reach out, you can email careers@comminfo.rutgers.edu!