Research Highlights

Research Center to Host Lecture Exploring Worldview of Gang Youth

Research Center to Host Lecture Exploring Worldview of Gang Youth

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) will offer a free lecture exploring how young gang members develop their worldview and identity at noon Friday, Oct 17.

A Silver Anniversary Edition of the Rutgers Law Journal’s State Constitutional Law Issue

A Silver Anniversary Edition of the Rutgers Law Journal’s State Constitutional Law Issue

Some constitutions aren’t even 25 years old.  The Rutgers Law Journal has been publishing an issue dedicated to state constitutional law since 1989 and its 25th issue is now in print. As the journal’s state constitutional law advisor, Rutgers Law–Camden Distinguished Professor Robert Williams has been reading, analyzing, and advising the journal on publishing innovative […]

Researcher Studies Presence of Religion in Social Media

Researcher Studies Presence of Religion in Social Media

As Adam Okulicz-Kozaryn explains, religion is alive and well in America, with 94 percent of Americans believing in God – a statistic that has remained constant for decades. The survival of any religion is dependent on its ability to replicate, he notes, both among peers and younger generations. “Naturally, with the advances in social media, […]

Giving Back to the Community

Student Organizations Run Alex’s Lemonade Stand on Campus

Student Organizations Run Alex’s Lemonade Stand on Campus

Rutgers University–Camden’s very own lemonade stand is open for business! Student groups are working together to raise money for Alex’s Lemonade Stand and help support families that have children who are fighting cancer. The students built and painted a custom lemonade stand that will be set up in the Campus Center during free period once […]

Rand Institute Assists Coalition’s Focus on Schools to Reduce Juvenile Delinquency in Cumberland County

Rand Institute Assists Coalition’s Focus on Schools to Reduce Juvenile Delinquency in Cumberland County

The Senator Walter Rand Institute for Public Affairs at Rutgers University–Camden is assisting the Cumberland County Positive Youth Development Coalition in its focus on schools for reducing juvenile delinquency in the county.

Heart in Hand: Rutgers–Camden Civic Scholars Serve Thousands in Camden and Beyond

Heart in Hand: Rutgers–Camden Civic Scholars Serve Thousands in Camden and Beyond

As Amy Mallon recalls, while she didn’t have any official culinary training, she did have just the right ingredient – an overwhelming passion to help others. The Rutgers–Camden Civic Scholar quickly matured from her role volunteering in the community kitchen at The Neighborhood Center in Camden, to becoming the assistant chef and volunteer coordinator for […]

Student Achievement

Law Student Returns to Camden to Make a Difference, Starts with Safe Halloween Event

Law Student Returns to Camden to Make a Difference, Starts with Safe Halloween Event

When Rob Ransom attended LEAP Academy University Charter School in Camden, he didn’t see himself as being any different from his peers. After attending Howard University, where he studied political science and community development, the Willingboro native learned to think otherwise. “At LEAP, I thought my friends were the same as me. I lived a […]

Finding Solutions: A Q&A with Jen Lee, Woodrow Wilson New Jersey Teaching Fellow

Finding Solutions: A Q&A with Jen Lee, Woodrow Wilson New Jersey Teaching Fellow

A Q & A with Jen Lee, a graduate student in the master of science in teaching program and a member of the first cohort of Woodrow Wilson New Jersey Teaching Fellows at Rutgers University–Camden

Prestigious Scholarship Brings International Student to Rutgers–Camden for Master’s Degree

Prestigious Scholarship Brings International Student to Rutgers–Camden for Master’s Degree

Moving to a new country to learn an unfamiliar language and pursue graduate-level education can be very intimidating, but a year after first arriving in Philadelphia, Aylin Aydogdu is as familiar with her surroundings as a native resident. “Oh, I’m used to it now,” Aydogdu says, smiling. “I know may way around the city pretty […]

Campus Life

Why Access to Justice Matters: Law Students Fight Domestic Violence Throughout the Year

Why Access to Justice Matters: Law Students Fight Domestic Violence Throughout the Year

Across the nation, October marks Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Each May at Rutgers–Camden, when law students graduate they embark on their legal professions already having made some worlds safer for hundreds of local residents, thanks to work done in the school’s domestic violence programs the whole year through. For almost two decades, law students – […]

Renowned Speaker Chris Herren to Share Personal Story of Overcoming Addiction

Renowned Speaker Chris Herren to Share Personal Story of Overcoming Addiction

Rutgers–Camden will host renowned speaker Chris Herren as he shares his personal story in an intimate presentation, titled “Rebound: The Chris Herren Story,” from 8 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15.

Rutgers–Camden Named Military Friendly School for Fifth Consecutive Year

Rutgers–Camden Named Military Friendly School for Fifth Consecutive Year

For the fifth consecutive year, Rutgers University–Camden has been named a Military Friendly School by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs magazine. The honor recognizes the university as one of the elite post-secondary schools for student veterans in the nation. Rutgers–Camden will be listed in the forthcoming 2015 Guide to Military Friendly Schools and profiled […]

Scarlet Pride

Student Earns Scholarship as Exemplary Enterprise Rent-A-Car Intern

Student Earns Scholarship as Exemplary Enterprise Rent-A-Car Intern

Laura Sosa, a management major at the Rutgers School of Business–Camden, served a highly competitive internship for 12 weeks – the first three months of the company’s management training program – and placed third out of 21 interns in the Delaware Valley region for her superior sales and customer-service abilities. In recognition of her excellence, she was awarded a $500 scholarship.

Rutgers Law–Camden to Host Distinguished Alumni Awards Celebration on Nov. 19

Rutgers Law–Camden to Host Distinguished Alumni Awards Celebration on Nov. 19

Three outstanding graduates from Rutgers Law–Camden will be honored for their distinct contributions to the legal profession, remarkable service to the community, and achievements in the legal community since graduating law school, during the fifth annual Distinguished Alumni Awards Celebration. At 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, the Rutgers Law–Camden Alumni Association will present the 2014 […]

Rutgers Law-Camden Alumnus Continues in the JAG Corps Tradition

Rutgers Law-Camden Alumnus Continues in the JAG Corps Tradition

The demands of law firm life can be challenging enough. But Robert Foster ‘13, a contract attorney at Blank Rome in Philadelphia, is asking for more. He is continuing in a Rutgers Law—Camden tradition made most notable by ‘86 alumna Lieutenant General Flora D. Darpino, who is the Army’s first female Judge Advocate General. Foster, […]

Arts and Culture

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Receives $10,000 Campbell Soup Foundation Grant for Camden Art Gardens

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Receives $10,000 Campbell Soup Foundation Grant for Camden Art Gardens

The Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts continues its successful Camden Art Gardens program, thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Campbell Soup Foundation for 2014-15.

Theater Program Set to Premiere Red-Hot New Musical About African-American Recording Artists

Theater Program Set to Premiere Red-Hot New Musical About African-American Recording Artists

Red-hot new musical about African-American recording artists set to premiere at Rutgers University–Camden For Immediate Release The Rutgers University–Camden theater program, in conjunction with the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts exhibition, “Sounds of Camden,” will open the curtains on its 2014-15 season with a world-premiere new musical, “Hand Me Down the Silver Trumpet.” The musical […]

“Sounds of Camden” Exhibition Brings City’s History to Life in Stedman Gallery

“Sounds of Camden” Exhibition Brings City’s History to Life in Stedman Gallery

The Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts will host an exhibition, titled “Sounds of Camden,” from Oct. 6 to Dec. 18 in the Stedman Gallery on the Rutgers University–Camden campus.

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Rutgers University–Camden Hosts International Conference on Group Dynamics

International scholars from prestigious universities in the United States and around the world have come to Rutgers University–Camden this week for a multi-disciplinary conference on group dynamics. The conference, titled “Modeling and Control in Social Dynamics,” brings together about 40 researchers from a variety of academic fields who are studying mathematics and self-organized group behavior […]

Rutgers–Camden Researchers Analyze Cancer Mutations for International Science Competition

Rutgers–Camden Researchers Analyze Cancer Mutations for International Science Competition

Research being done at Rutgers University–Camden could help improve the way genomic cancer data is analyzed for research and clinical practice. Andrey Grigoriev, a professor of biology at Rutgers–Camden, and two research assistants, including a Rutgers–Camden graduate, are participating in an international competition of algorithms that seeks ways to better identify cancer-causing mutations in genes. […]

Rutgers–Camden and Camden County College Expand Partnership to Help More South Jersey Residents Earn Bachelor’s Degrees from Rutgers

CAMDEN – An expanded partnership between Camden County College and Rutgers–Camden will offer new opportunities for college students in Camden County and all of southern New Jersey. During a special ceremony at Camden County College’s Blackwood campus on Monday, Sept. 29, CCC President Ray Yannuzzi and Rutgers–Camden Chancellor Phoebe Haddon signed new agreements that make […]