This photo was taken from up in the rafters at NJPAC, the NJ Performing Arts Center, a gem in the heart of downtown Newark. The photography mirrors the ongoing transformation of Newark itself.
This article tells several stories about people with strong connections to both Newark and Seton Hall who are making a difference in the world.
It showcases a student’s transition from his childhood in Newark to working on his MBA at Seton Hall.
It also tells the story of a successful alum whose business to revitalize the city is headquartered in the downtown area in a beautifully restored building.
The article also showcases Shavar Jeffries, a Newark native who teaches at the Seton Hall School of Law in Newark.
Photos by Arthur Paxton