Student Achievement

Finance Major Scores Internship with Philadelphia Flyers

Finance Major Scores Internship with Philadelphia Flyers

On the ice, the Philadelphia Flyers skillfully handle the puck, dish out bone-jarring hits, and score goals, but a different game is played behind the scenes — one the fans don’t get to see — where the team is managed down to the smallest detail. Zach Hunt, a junior finance major at Rutgers–Camden, got an […]

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Rutgers–Camden Graduate Interns at White House

Rutgers–Camden Graduate Interns at White House

CAMDEN — As an aspiring physician and healthcare advocate, Salima Mostafa says she hopes to one day become a health policy advisor to the President of the United States.  With that goal in mind, she’s certainly carving out her path in the right place. The 2013 Rutgers–Camden graduate is interning at the White House this […]

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Ph.D. Student Earns Eagleton Governor’s Executive Fellowship

Ph.D. Student Earns Eagleton Governor’s Executive Fellowship

Returning to Tacony, his old neighborhood in Northeast Philadelphia, Spencer Clayton has quickly grown to relish his new role. As an intern for Councilman Bobby Henon, who represents the Sixth District, he routinely provides citizens – including longtime neighbors and friends – with the latest news and information regarding government-related programs and services. That is, […]

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Eyes on the Prize: Rutgers Future Scholars Introduced to Promise and Opportunities of College Education

Eyes on the Prize: Rutgers Future Scholars Introduced to Promise and Opportunities of College Education

For as long as she can remember, Adianna Vadell has dreamt of working in the medical field. But she never knew that her dream was within reach – that is, until the rising 11th-grader from North Camden met Dana Jarow, her mentor in the Rutgers Future Scholars program. Jarow shared her experiences working as a […]

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Ph.D. Student Combines Street Smarts with Academic Success

Ph.D. Student Combines Street Smarts with Academic Success

As Clovis Bergere explains, there is an underlying tension in the city. It is one that exists between the spontaneous and creative ways that young people utilize public spaces, and local governments’ attempts to regulate these informal actions. “It is important to understand how to regulate planning and implement programs for young people without clashing […]