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Atari Pioneer Headlines Rutgers–Camden Symposium on Digital Technology

Atari Pioneer Headlines Rutgers–Camden Symposium on Digital Technology

By Tom McLaughlin The Digital Studies Center at Rutgers University–Camden will bring together leading scholars and artists to discuss the historical and cultural significance of digital technology from 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 21. The Rutgers­–Camden Archive of Digital Ephemera (R-CADE) Symposium will be highlighted by a dinner and conversation with videogame pioneer […]

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Rutgers–Camden to Host an Evening with Shaun King

Rutgers–Camden to Host an Evening with Shaun King

By Tom McLaughlin Rutgers University–Camden will host civil rights activist, journalist, and political commentator Shaun King for a free, public talk at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 22. The presentation will be held in the Gordon Theater, located in the Fine Arts Complex, at 314 Linden Street on the Rutgers–Camden campus. A noted civil rights activist, […]

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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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