Community Outreach

Philadelphia History Gleaned from Historical Human Remains, Thanks to Rutgers–Camden Contingent

Philadelphia History Gleaned from Historical Human Remains, Thanks to Rutgers–Camden Contingent

By Tom McLaughlin Historical human remains, discovered at a Philadelphia construction site, will be properly reinterred in another location, thanks to exhaustive efforts made by Rutgers University–Camden forensic scientists and students, working in collaboration with a network of forensics professionals. Kimberlee Moran, an associate teaching professor and director of forensics center at Rutgers–Camden, explains that […]

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Resource Center to Host Free, Public Discussion on “Alternative Facts”

Resource Center to Host Free, Public Discussion on “Alternative Facts”

By Tom McLaughlin With truth itself seemingly on trial these days, Rutgers University–Camden faculty and students will lead a free, public discussion on living, learning, and teaching in an era of “alternative facts,” from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 6. “Alternative Facts: A Forum on Speech and Politics in a Post-Truth Era,” hosted by […]

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Rutgers Law Students Help Hundreds File Taxes for Free in Camden

Rutgers Law Students Help Hundreds File Taxes for Free in Camden

For those whose every day is a financial struggle, Tax Day can be especially daunting. Affording accounting services may not be feasible at all and some commercial preparers prey on filers with low-to-moderate incomes. Through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) project, students at Rutgers Law School in Camden are working to address this issue […]

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Women’s History Month Celebrated with One-Day Conference

Women’s History Month Celebrated with One-Day Conference

By Tom McLaughlin Rutgers University–Camden will host the “Women’s History Month 2017 Conference: From Bossy to Boss” from 9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 3, on the Rutgers–Camden campus. “This conference will bring together scholars, students, and activists from across the country to discuss some of the most vital issues relevant to women today,” […]

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Rutgers–Camden Poised to Make Mark on South by Southwest Conferences

Rutgers–Camden Poised to Make Mark on South by Southwest Conferences

By Tom McLaughlin For the past 30 years, the South by Southwest (SXSW) conference and festivals have steadily gained a reputation for their celebration of innovative thinkers and artists in music, film, interactive media, and education. Fittingly, with its own reputation for faculty and administrators turning new knowledge into creative solutions, Rutgers University–Camden is poised […]

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