Research Highlights

Study Shows More Centralized, Uniform COVID-19 Response Needed in Prisons and Jails

Study Shows More Centralized, Uniform COVID-19 Response Needed in Prisons and Jails

A more centralized, uniform response to combating the COVID-19 pandemic in American prisons and jails is required to curb the spread across an especially vulnerable incarcerated population, according to new Rutgers University–Camden research.

Time to Abandon Electoral College, Says History Researcher

Time to Abandon Electoral College, Says History Researcher

Prof. Andrew Shankman explains why the Electoral College is “indefensible” in its current form.

Study Shows Heightened Risk of Domestic Violence After Family Member’s Release from Incarceration

Study Shows Heightened Risk of Domestic Violence After Family Member’s Release from Incarceration

New Rutgers–Camden research shows that intimate partner violence against a spouse or partner has an alarming rate of occurrence following the release of an individual from incarceration.

Giving Back to the Community

Rutgers‒Camden Center Suggests Corporate Compliance and Ethics Strategies Could Help Police Departments Prevent and Detect Misconduct

Rutgers‒Camden Center Suggests Corporate Compliance and Ethics Strategies Could Help Police Departments Prevent and Detect Misconduct

Private industry processes used to prevent and detect wrongdoing by employees could be effective in police departments according to the Rutgers Center for Government Compliance and Ethics.

Another Round? Public Policy Expert Talks Pros and Cons of Second Stimulus Package

Another Round? Public Policy Expert Talks Pros and Cons of Second Stimulus Package

Michael Hayes, assistant professor of public policy and administration, gives his take on another round of stimulus spending.

Rutgers‒Camden Offers In-Person and Telehealth Services to Camden Residents

Rutgers‒Camden Offers In-Person and Telehealth Services to Camden Residents

The School of Nursing is a vital resource for Camden residents, especially during the pandemic, when some patients face even greater challenges to receive health care services.

Student Achievement

Nursing Student Receives Scholarship for Education in Wound Care

Nursing Student Receives Scholarship for Education in Wound Care

Christine Abacan received a scholarship from the Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society Foundation.

Rutgers–Camden Honors Student Awarded International Social Justice Fellowship

Rutgers–Camden Honors Student Awarded International Social Justice Fellowship

Melani Cruz Stokes has been selected for a prestigious yearlong fellowship by Humanity in Action.

Incoming Rutgers–Camden Student Inspired to Serve through Medicine

Incoming Rutgers–Camden Student Inspired to Serve through Medicine

Priyal Shah is pursuing her dream of becoming a physician.

Campus Life

Rutgers–Camden Names Female and Male Student Veterans of the Year

Rutgers–Camden Names Female and Male Student Veterans of the Year

Two Rutgers University student veterans have been selected by their peers to receive the top student award from the Office of Military and Veterans Affairs at Rutgers University–Camden.

Regional Leaders Named to Rand Institute Advisory Board at Rutgers University–Camden

Regional Leaders Named to Rand Institute Advisory Board at Rutgers University–Camden

Michael Egenton, Amy Osborn, Michael Chait, and Troy Singleton have been named to new roles.

Rutgers Law School in Camden Co-Dean Kimberly Mutcherson earns national award for creation of resource to fight racism

Rutgers Law School in Camden Co-Dean Kimberly Mutcherson earns national award for creation of resource to fight racism

The webpage for law deans, faculty, and the public, contains resources and information related to addressing racism in law and legal education.

Scarlet Pride

Alumna Pens Award-Winning Book Uncovering Politics Behind Flint Water Crisis

Alumna Pens Award-Winning Book Uncovering Politics Behind Flint Water Crisis

Rutgers–Camden alumna Ashley Nickels couples research with action in her new award-winning book Power, Participation, and Protest in Flint, Michigan: Unlocking the Policy Paradox of Municipal Takeovers.

Undergraduate Research Experience Helps Launch Recent Grad’s Career

Undergraduate Research Experience Helps Launch Recent Grad’s Career

Sydney Truong became passionate about research while working on a federally funded traffic study in Benedetto Piccoli’s lab.

Rutgers University–Camden Earns High Marks from U.S. News and World Report, Washington Monthly Magazine

Rutgers University–Camden Earns High Marks from U.S. News and World Report, Washington Monthly Magazine

By Mike Sepanic Rutgers University–Camden once again has been recognized nationally as a research university that provides great value and opportunity for its students. Washington Monthly magazine again ranks Rutgers University–Camden as a “Best Bang for the Buck” university, which recognizes those institutions that help non-wealthy students attain marketable degrees at affordable prices. In Washington […]

Arts and Culture

Let the Ghoul Times Roll: Halloween Culturally Significant Despite Social-Distancing Norms, Says Researcher

Let the Ghoul Times Roll: Halloween Culturally Significant Despite Social-Distancing Norms, Says Researcher

Despite social-distancing challenges, Halloween traditions will simply wear new disguises this year, explains Prof. Cindy Dell Clark.

MFA Student Earns 2020-21 Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Scholarship

MFA Student Earns 2020-21 Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Scholarship

Patience Williams becomes the first Rutgers–Camden student since 1981 to earn a prestigious Fulbright scholarship.

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Unveils First All-Virtual Art Exhibition

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Unveils First All-Virtual Art Exhibition

RCCA exhibition features renowned works from the Rutgers–Camden Collection of Art.

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Homes Become Research Labs for Students Studying Opioid Addiction and Pain

Homes Become Research Labs for Students Studying Opioid Addiction and Pain

A “lab in a box provides all of the equipment students need to conduct research during the pandemic.

Pandemic-Related Modifications Safeguard Training For Rutgers‒Camden’s Future Nurse Workforce

Pandemic-Related Modifications Safeguard Training For Rutgers‒Camden’s Future Nurse Workforce

The School of Nursing offered online and socially distanced in-person training to prepare students for their careers.

Award-Winning Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones Speaks at Rutgers‒Camden

Award-Winning Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones Speaks at Rutgers‒Camden

The New York Times reporter lectured and led a discussion about issues surrounding racial and social justice.