Research Highlights

Graduate to Publish Study Linking Energy Drinks and Later Alcohol Use Among Adolescents

Graduate to Publish Study Linking Energy Drinks and Later Alcohol Use Among Adolescents

Elisa Miyake, a 2012 graduate of Rutgers–Camden with a master’s degree in psychology, explores the possible negative outcomes of energy-drink consumption among adolescents in a groundbreaking study.

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Mobile App Puts Researcher’s Tips and Tools for Sustainable Health Management into Action

Mobile App Puts Researcher’s Tips and Tools for Sustainable Health Management into Action

Charlotte Markey, a professor of psychology at Rutgers University–Camden, has helped to develop the innovative new SmartenFit app, an easy-to-use tool to help individuals navigate a path toward sustainable health, as a companion to her new book, Smart People Don’t Diet.

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Research Center to Present Update on its Camden Neighborhood Change Study

Research Center to Present Update on its Camden Neighborhood Change Study

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) at Rutgers University–Camden will present an update on the significance and goals of its “Camden Neighborhood Change Study,” at noon Friday, Jan. 30.

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Research to Fight Pathogens That Infect Canola Takes Root at Rutgers–Camden

Research to Fight Pathogens That Infect Canola Takes Root at Rutgers–Camden

Research that will help to fight soil-borne pathogens that infect canola plants is taking root at Rutgers University–Camden. Canola is oil produced from the seed of several varieties of plant known as Brassica rapa, which includes leafy vegetables like cabbage or broccoli. These plants are very susceptible to a pathogen that causes clubroot, a common […]

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Teaching LGBT Law for LGBT Community

Teaching LGBT Law for LGBT Community

When Ryann Aaron was researching where to study law, a top factor was each school’s LGBT atmosphere. Through research, he knew that Rutgers has LGBT faculty, offers LGBT courses, and is home to an active LGBT student organization. This semester, Aaron, now in his second year of law school and current president of OUTLaws, which […]

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