Student Achievement

First-Year Leadership Institute Student Already a Guiding Influence Among His Peers

First-Year Leadership Institute Student Already a Guiding Influence Among His Peers

By Tom McLaughlin Upon arriving as a first-year student at Rutgers University–Camden this fall, Jacob Lapinson will embark on a unique and extraordinary journey via the Leadership Institute, preparing to stand as a guiding force and influence among his peers. But first things first: Lapinson spent time this summer providing critical mentorship and guidance to […]

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Rutgers–Camden Student Veteran Named a Tillman Scholar

Rutgers–Camden Student Veteran Named a Tillman Scholar

A student in the DNP program at Rutgers–Camden, Laura Tolver is one of only five nursing students, and only 61 students overall, to earn this highly competitive scholarship.

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Excelling on the Racetrack and in the Classroom

Excelling on the Racetrack and in the Classroom

Rutgers School of Business–Camden graduate Shelby DiIorio likes to do things at a high speed and with finesse, whether it’s on a racetrack, in the classroom, or at work.

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Veteran and M.B.A. Graduate’s Expanding Career in Finance

Veteran and M.B.A. Graduate’s Expanding Career in Finance

Eric Carbone’s career has led him from a successful career in the military to the finance industry, and after earning his MBA, he hopes to advance his career even further.

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Taking the Stand: Graduate Gets on Her Feet and Follows Dreams of Legal Career

Taking the Stand: Graduate Gets on Her Feet and Follows Dreams of Legal Career

By Tom McLaughlin At 17 years old, RoseMarie DeJesus found herself pregnant with her second child, and unable to avoid the disappointment and judgement of her teachers and fellow classmates. One of her teachers, she says, even used her as an example for the class of what not to do with one’s life. “It was […]

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