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Beating the Odds: Rutgers Future Scholar Student Attends White House Summit

Beating the Odds: Rutgers Future Scholar Student Attends White House Summit

Sonjanit DeFrank, a Rutgers Future Scholar, flourished in the LEAP Academy University Charter School’s STEM High School in Camden, was one of 130 college-bound students from across the country who were welcomed by first lady Michelle Obama at The White House to participate in the “Beating the Odds Summit.” President Barack Obama made a surprise appearance and greeted the guests.

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Prestigious National Honor Bestowed Upon Nursing Scholar

Prestigious National Honor Bestowed Upon Nursing Scholar

By Ed Moorhouse Janice Beitz, a professor at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden and director of its wound, ostomy, and continence graduate certificate program, has been inducted into the prestigious Academy of Nursing Education by the National League for Nursing. Beitz, a Cherry Hill resident, is one of 22 nurse educators who have been selected […]

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McCormick Recognized as One of Region’s Top Nurses for 2015

McCormick Recognized as One of Region’s Top Nurses for 2015

By Ed Moorhouse Barbara McCormick, an adjunct professor at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden, has been recognized by Nurse.com as one of the top nurses in the region in 2015. McCormick, a Turnersville resident, is one of six Philadelphia-area recipients of the distinguished Giving Excellence Meaning (GEM) Award, which honors outstanding nurses throughout the country […]

Rutgers University–Camden PMBA Graduate Goes Back to School to Learn the Language of Business

Rutgers University–Camden PMBA Graduate Goes Back to School to Learn the Language of Business

Dan Zuccarello has just four words to say when asked about his decision to enroll in the professional master of business administration degree program at the Rutgers School of Business–Camden. “This is my time,” he says, emphatically. Thirty-five years after earning his bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Delaware, Zuccarello, a Hightstown resident, […]

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Nursing Student Finds Inspiration in Following in Her Mother’s Footsteps

Nursing Student Finds Inspiration in Following in Her Mother’s Footsteps

Kelsey Draves didn’t have to look very far when seeking someone to mentor her while studying to become a nurse at Rutgers University–Camden. “My mom is a nurse and has really inspired me to become a nurse, too, because of the way I’ve seen her help people and because of her willingness to always help […]

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