Research Highlights

Research Center to Host Seminar Exploring Impact of Nonprofits’ Leadership on Central Philadelphia

Research Center to Host Seminar Exploring Impact of Nonprofits’ Leadership on Central Philadelphia

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) at Rutgers University–Camden will host a seminar exploring the leadership makeup of major nonprofit institutions driving economic and physical redevelopment of Central Philadelphia.

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Rutgers–Camden/Rowan Research Collaboration Seeks to Accelerate Fight Against Diabetes

Rutgers–Camden/Rowan Research Collaboration Seeks to Accelerate Fight Against Diabetes

Researchers from Rutgers University–Camden and Rowan University are collaborating on an interdisciplinary project to accelerate the fight against diabetes and use untapped resources to improve treatment and perhaps even cure the disease. The joint Rowan University/Rutgers–Camden Board of Governors approved a $30,000 research grant for the project. “This valuable collaboration between South Jersey’s two most […]

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A Full Plate: Researcher Explores Food and Femininity in New Book

A Full Plate: Researcher Explores Food and Femininity in New Book

Kate Cairns, an assistant professor of childhood studies at Rutgers–Camden, explores how women view food and femininity in her new book.

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Space Jam: Team Chemistry Counts Beyond the Stars

Space Jam: Team Chemistry Counts Beyond the Stars

By Ed Moorhouse Imagine being stuck in an apartment with a roommate you don’t get along with, only you can’t leave, even for just a few hours. If it sounds unbearable, just think of what it must be like for space station crews who live with each other — and put up with the good […]

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A Family Recipe: Researcher Digs Into Uniqueness of Thanksgiving Meal

A Family Recipe: Researcher Digs Into Uniqueness of Thanksgiving Meal

By Tom McLaughlin While many holidays are associated with certain foods – think Feast of the Seven Fishes for Italians on Christmas Eve or corned beef and cabbage on St. Patrick’s Day – more than any other holiday, Thanksgiving is centered, both literally and figuratively, around the meal itself. “Thanksgiving can be said to be […]

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