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Former All-American Aims for the Olympics

Former All-American Aims for the Olympics

In May 2013, Tim VanLiew finished his stellar, collegiate track-and-field career as most can only dream – at the top. He brought two national titles home to New Jersey.  Now, he wants to bring home the gold to America. The former Rutgers–Camden student-athlete successfully defended his national javelin title – which he first earned in […]

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A Season for the Record Books

A Season for the Record Books

The Rutgers-Camden men’s soccer team concluded its storybook 2013 season with an overtime loss to Messiah in the Division III National Championship Game on Dec. 7, but still inspired pride and spirit throughout the region with a record-setting performance. The Scarlet Raptors captured their third consecutive New Jersey Athletic Conference championship while compiling a  23-1-2 […]

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Former Camden County Prosecutor and Ph.D. Candidate Explores Juvenile Gun Violence

Former Camden County Prosecutor and Ph.D. Candidate Explores Juvenile Gun Violence

As a Camden County assistant prosecutor for 25 years, Diane Marano witnessed the devastating effects of gun violence on the city’s youth. She spent the last 21 of those years as section chief of the juvenile unit, where she gained a piercing understanding of the faces and names – and lives – behind the cold […]

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Marketing Scholar Receives “Bright Idea Award” for Research Paper

Marketing Scholar Receives “Bright Idea Award” for Research Paper

A Rutgers–Camden professor’s research paper has been recognized as one of the 10 best manuscripts published in 2012 in New Jersey. Robert Schindler, a Cherry Hill resident and a professor of marketing at the Rutgers School of Business–Camden, received the Bright Idea Award for his paper, “Perceived Helpfulness of Online Consumer Reviews:  The Role of […]

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MFA Student Draws Inspiration from Proud Chamorro Heritage

MFA Student Draws Inspiration from Proud Chamorro Heritage

As Jacob Camacho recalls, it all started when he got “Goosebumps” – that is, the popular children’s horror fiction novels – when he was 7-years-old. Growing up in his native Guam, Camacho voraciously read every Goosebumps book he could find, requiring his mother to keep buying more, along with new shelves to amass his growing […]

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