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Social Work Graduate Serves Fellow Veterans as Case Manager for Soldier On

Social Work Graduate Serves Fellow Veterans as Case Manager for Soldier On

As Tina Mikes recalls, she had her “a-ha moment” in 2010, while working in Camden as a quality-assurance manager for the decennial U.S. census. As part of her responsibilities, the Rutgers–Camden graduate had to count the homeless population living in “tent city,” a homeless encampment located beside I-676 near the 5A exit. Arriving there late […]

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MPA Graduate Serves on the Hill as National Security Advisor

MPA Graduate Serves on the Hill as National Security Advisor

In early September, Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky spoke before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations as a leading voice against military intervention in Syria. For the millions of viewers watching on C-SPAN and other news outlets, they might have noticed an advisor seated just over Rand’s shoulder. While Greg Archetto might not be […]

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Rutgers-Camden Graduate Shares Business Knowledge with MBA Students

Rutgers-Camden Graduate Shares Business Knowledge with MBA Students

Andrew Shipe is used to taking a leap of faith. As a member of the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne Division, the Mullica Hill resident jumped out of planes while on deployment for various overseas peacekeeping missions. Now the vice president of marketing for ARAMARK Sports and Entertainment in Philadelphia, Shipe is still diving in with […]

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Rutgers School of Business–Camden Recognized for Executive Education Program

Rutgers School of Business–Camden Recognized for Executive Education Program

The Rutgers School of Business–Camden’s executive education program has been awarded the gold 2013 Learning in Practice Excellence in Academic Partnerships Award from Chief Learning Officer magazine, a leading business publication. Rutgers–Camden was recognized for its partnership with Graybar Electric Co., Inc. The two sides work together to develop and prepare leaders to take on […]

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Distinguished Rutgers–Camden Guest Teacher Earns Prestigious MacArthur Genius Grant

Distinguished Rutgers–Camden Guest Teacher Earns Prestigious MacArthur Genius Grant

For the second time in two years, a Rutgers–Camden educator has been named a MacArthur Fellow. Pulitzer Prize-nominated author Karen Russell, a distinguished guest teacher in Rutgers–Camden’s master of fine arts (MFA) in creative writing program, has earned the prestigious award, known popularly as the “genius grant.” Russell is one of 24 fellows who will […]

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