A call for honorary degree nominations for the 2018 commencement ceremony for Rutgers University–Camden, Rutgers University–Newark, and Rutgers University–New Brunswick (including Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences).
Beyond the Borders: Citizenship Politics Expert Explains Election Issues Most Important to Latino Americans
Lorrin Thomas, an associate professor and chair of the Department of History at Rutgers University–Camden, discusses election issues most important to Latino Americans and how candidates can reach this important voting bloc.
By Tom McLaughlin In remembrance of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals, Catholic parishes throughout the United States will once again host annual animal blessing ceremonies on or around Oct. 4. Just in time for the feast day, consumer behavior and marketing expert Robert Schindler reminds us that the social phenomenon of […]
By Tom McLaughlin When U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump square off in four televised debates this fall, aside from the likely steady exchange of personal barbs, the candidates will challenge one another on a range of critical issues. Inevitably, at some point the discussion will turn to what Benjamin Franklin called one […]
Rutgers University–Camden has been named a Purple Heart University by the Military Order of the Purple Heart – the first higher education institution in the state of New Jersey to earn the distinction.
By Tom McLaughlin This year marks not only the 250th anniversary of Rutgers University, but also the 50th anniversary of the National Historical Preservation Act. In the midst of such historical celebrations, a new program at Rutgers University–Camden is offering a unique opportunity to learn the processes and techniques of historic preservation in the living […]
A Rutgers University-Camden senior is part of a team developing a patient locator service for the greater Philadelphia area that could help families connect with their loved ones during times of chaos or dislocation.
Once a victim of sexual assault, Rutgers student veteran Loria McGruder is now determined to become a victim-rights advocate, pursuing juris doctor and master of social work degrees in a dual-degree program offered jointly through Rutgers Law School and Rutgers School of Social Work.
Skyler Glover, a sophomore urban studies major and a member of the Scarlet Raptors baseball squad, has been named the 2016 Phillies Jackie Robinson Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) Scholar.
Sixty-three incoming first-year students got a jump on their college careers this summer, thanks to the Rutgers University–Camden Educational Opportunity Fund program.
Rutgers University–Camden, Atlantic Cape Community College sign 3+1 Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Agreement
Rutgers University–Camden and Atlantic Cape Community College signed a conditional acceptance agreement May 11 to enable students to complete three years of requirements for a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Atlantic Cape before seamlessly transferring to Rutgers–Camden for their final year. The agreement offers guaranteed admission into the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden’s RN-to-BS program […]
On the Frontlines of Health Care: Veterans Take on Leadership Roles as Nursing Students at Rutgers University–Camden
By Ed Moorhouse As medical professionals on the frontlines of health care, nurses must remain calm, level-headed, and prepared for anything that may arise in order to administer safe and proper care to their patients. In many ways, those qualities are a lot like what is required of someone in the military, who must rely […]
Rutgers University–Camden Named a “Best Bang for the Buck” University by Washington Monthly Magazine
Rutgers University–Camden once again has been recognized by Washington Monthly magazine as a strong value, while also earning high overall rankings among master’s-level universities across the nation.
A Rutgers University–Camden program designed to support students who come from disadvantaged circumstances has expanded its reach to give even more opportunities to the undergrads it serves.
Full schedule of events planned around Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 By Tom McLaughlin Camden residents are once again invited to join an avid book club potentially numbering in the thousands, as the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts celebrates Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury through lively discussions and innovative activities in fall 2016. Thanks to a […]
By Tom McLaughlin Director Toni Kalem to give talk on film on Sept. 28 at Rutgers–Camden Since Layover first captured the hearts and minds of readers in 1999, plans have been in the works to bring the critically acclaimed novel to the silver screen. The bestseller – written by Lisa Zeidner, a professor of English […]
By Tom McLaughlin The nation’s top authors, poets, editors, and publishers will once again visit Rutgers University–Camden this fall to lead a series of inspiring and engaging readings and workshops for aspiring writers in the Delaware Valley. Thanks to funding from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Rutgers–Camden master of fine arts (MFA) program […]
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By Tom McLaughlin For students of rhetoric, this year’s presidential election is a “bumper crop” of rhetorical strategies and devices, posits Bill FitzGerald, an associate professor of English at Rutgers University–Camden. “The candidates present a study in contrast the like of which we haven’t seen in many, many years,” says FitzGerald, an expert in rhetorical […]
By Tom McLaughlin Rutgers University–Camden alumni and students of the master of fine arts (MFA) program in creative writing will lead a series of workshops for aspiring writers this fall. The MFA program will host the “Cooper Street Writing Workshops,” which are open to the public, in the newly opened Writers House at Rutgers–Camden, located […]