Community Outreach

Professors Honored for Advancing Faculty Diversity at American Universities and Colleges

Professors Honored for Advancing Faculty Diversity at American Universities and Colleges

By Caroline Yount A husband-and-wife team of Rutgers University–Camden business professors has been honored nationally for their commitment to championing diversity in higher education. Voorhees residents Julie and Kenneth Kendall, both management faculty members at the Rutgers School of Business–Camden, will be inducted into the PhD Project Hall of Fame at the organization’s annual meeting […]

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Nursing Grant Will Strengthen Spanish Language Skills Among Students and Faculty

Nursing Grant Will Strengthen Spanish Language Skills Among Students and Faculty

By Caroline Yount Health equity for underserved Latino and immigrant populations will be broadened at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden, which has received a $600,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s International and Foreign Language office to strengthen Spanish language skills among students and faculty. The grant will allow the Rutgers University–Camden nursing school […]

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Rutgers University and University of Havana Formalize Agreement for Research Collaboration

Rutgers University and University of Havana Formalize Agreement for Research Collaboration

By Tom McLaughlin In 2002, Rutgers University–Camden and the University of Havana signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to formalize research and exchange opportunities for students and faculty. Since that time, the partnership has flourished, resulting in collaborative faculty research projects, student fellowships and internships, and frequent visits to Cuba led by expert faculty […]

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Rutgers–Camden Named Purple Heart University

Rutgers–Camden Named Purple Heart University

Rutgers University–Camden has been named a Purple Heart University by the Military Order of the Purple Heart – the first higher education institution in the state of New Jersey to earn the distinction.

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Research Center Launches Historic Preservation Continuing Education Program

Research Center Launches Historic Preservation Continuing Education Program

By Tom McLaughlin This year marks not only the 250th anniversary of Rutgers University, but also the 50th anniversary of the National Historical Preservation Act. In the midst of such historical celebrations, a new program at Rutgers University–Camden is offering a unique opportunity to learn the processes and techniques of historic preservation in the living […]

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