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All in the Family: Rutgers–Camden “Golden Raptor” Will Walk with Granddaughters at Commencement

All in the Family: Rutgers–Camden “Golden Raptor” Will Walk with Granddaughters at Commencement

Fifty years after she graduated from Rutgers University–Camden, Geraldine Sloan Suleta will walk in the 2016 commencement ceremony for the Rutgers–Camden College of Arts and Sciences. This time, it will be a family affair. Suleta — known to her family and friends as “Gerrie” — is being honored as one of Rutgers–Camden’s “Golden Raptors,” an […]

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A Quest for Knowledge: Rutgers–Camden Graduate Finds Passion in Teaching and Learning Biochemistry

A Quest for Knowledge: Rutgers–Camden Graduate Finds Passion in Teaching and Learning Biochemistry

Knowledge is something that Gina Disalvo wants to both attain and provide. If there’s anything the Rutgers University–Camden student enjoys more than learning, it might be teaching. “I think I’m a little addicted to school at this point,” Disalvo says with a laugh. Disalvo, a Washington Township resident, is graduating with a bachelor’s degree in […]

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A Passion for Philanthropy: Rutgers University–Camden Graduate Hopes to Make an Impact on the Nonprofit Sector

A Passion for Philanthropy: Rutgers University–Camden Graduate Hopes to Make an Impact on the Nonprofit Sector

One of the most common characteristics that separate many Rutgers University–Camden students from other college students is their unselfish ability to help others and their tireless commitment to civic engagement. For Molly Wolff, philanthropy has become a way of life. “I really want to do something that I love, but I also want to feel […]

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A Second Chance: Once Told to Move on From Nursing, Ashley Accordino will Graduate from the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden

A Second Chance: Once Told to Move on From Nursing, Ashley Accordino will Graduate from the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden

Ashley Accordino never forgot what she was told four years ago as an undergraduate nursing major at another university. The words hurt then and, even as she reflects on that moment now, she gets emotional. “I was told that I would never get through nursing school,” Accordino says. “My dean at the time told me […]

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Rutgers University–Camden Graduate Finds Niche in Physics Research

Rutgers University–Camden Graduate Finds Niche in Physics Research

John Tomko never envisioned his Rutgers University–Camden experience unfolding quite like it did. But as the adage goes, sometimes the best things in life are unplanned. “I came to Rutgers–Camden as a computer science major and I read a lot of Stephen Hawking, so I also had an interest in astrophysics,” recalls Tomko, a Berlin […]

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