Community Outreach

RWJF Grant to Help Nursing Students Improve Health Outcomes for Camden Teens

RWJF Grant to Help Nursing Students Improve Health Outcomes for Camden Teens

By Ed Moorhouse Students and faculty at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden will help to improve the health and well-being of Camden teens and their families thanks to a $199,969 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation under its New Jersey Nursing Initiative. The funding will allow Rutgers–Camden to establish a health education program at […]

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Lecture Series Honors LGBT History Month

Lecture Series Honors LGBT History Month

Rutgers University–Camden will host a free, public lecture series in celebration of LGBT History Month in October.

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New Beginnings: Researcher Serves as Valuator for Program Supporting Former Incarcerated Persons

New Beginnings: Researcher Serves as Valuator for Program Supporting Former Incarcerated Persons

Brandi Blessett, an assistant professor of public policy and administration at Rutgers–Camden, serves as a program valuator for Renew Camden, a program that helps former incarcerated persons reintegrate back into society.

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TriO Student Support Services Receives $220,000 U.S. Department of Education Grant

TriO Student Support Services Receives $220,000 U.S. Department of Education Grant

Rutgers University–Camden will bolster its mission of providing exceptional educational opportunities for the poorest, most underserved students, thanks to a new $220,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The five-year grant, awarded to the federally funded TriO Student Support Services (TriO SSS) program at Rutgers–Camden, will enable 160 undergraduate students from low-income backgrounds – […]

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