Community Outreach

Community Leadership Center to Celebrate Inaugural Hispanic Heritage Day

Community Leadership Center to Celebrate Inaugural Hispanic Heritage Day

The Community Leadership Center at Rutgers–Camden will celebrate its inaugural Hispanic Heritage Day with a panel discussion honoring the scholarly contributions and legacy of Latinos in the United States, and highlighting Latino scholarship at Rutgers University, at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1. The panel presentation, titled “Latino Americans and How Their Legacy Has Shaped the […]

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Day of Service

Day of Service

More than 150 new Rutgers-Camden students spent a day working to improve their new host city, thanks to a New Student Day of Service that connects teams of Rutgers students to multiple city neighborhoods. Working in collaboration with the Camden County Freeholder Board, these new students engaged in voluntary activities such as repainting bleachers and […]

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Discover Law Program at Rutgers Law-Camden Inspires Diverse Undergraduates

Discover Law Program at Rutgers Law-Camden Inspires Diverse Undergraduates

Sometimes you listen to the voice saying you can’t, and other times you listen to former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. A group of 25 undergraduate students from various backgrounds is hearing from dozens of accomplished professionals, including O’Connor and homeless-person-turned-tax attorney Nikki Johnson-Huston, about how their law degrees have harnessed them as […]

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Resolution: Rutgers–Camden Scholar and Filmmaker Earns 2013 Rotary Peace Fellowship

Resolution: Rutgers–Camden Scholar and Filmmaker Earns 2013 Rotary Peace Fellowship

As Robert Emmons puts it, he believes in the power of film as a tool of advocacy and change. In his documentary, Wolf at the Door, Emmons chronicles the fight of artist Jeff Filbert to save his Camden, N.J., home from eminent-domain demolition. In his film, On Mt. Peace, he aims to educate viewers about […]

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Rutgers Law Student Grows Crops in Camden

Rutgers Law Student Grows Crops in Camden

Rutgers Law–Camden has a long tradition of harvesting some hearty attorneys. A newer tradition, cultivated most recently by 3L Angela Juneau, is growing crops of fresh produce for and within its host city. Established two years ago by 2012 Rutgers Law–Camden alumnus Stefan Erwin from two vacant lots on Danehower Street, the community garden co-op […]

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