Research Highlights

Clinton’s Victory Provides New Opportunity to Analyze Gender Dynamics, Says Researcher

Clinton’s Victory Provides New Opportunity to Analyze Gender Dynamics, Says Researcher

While Hillary Clinton’s victory as the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee marks a historic moment in the nation’s history, it also lays new and important ground for analysis of gender dynamics in American politics, explains Prof. Kelly Dittmar

Patrick Rosal Authors New Book of Poetry

Patrick Rosal Authors New Book of Poetry

Rutgers University–Camden English professor and poet Patrick Rosal is featured in an article in the Philadelphia Inquirer. Photo by David Swanson.

Research Study Maps Availability of Female Condom in Philadelphia Area

Research Study Maps Availability of Female Condom in Philadelphia Area

A Rutgers study assessed the availability of the female condom in the Philadelphia metropolitan area.

Giving Back to the Community

Doing Justice: Graduating Psychology Major Puts Her Beliefs Into Action

Doing Justice: Graduating Psychology Major Puts Her Beliefs Into Action

Alexis Wilson, a graduating senior psychology major at Rutgers–Camden, takes a stand for social justice.

Rutgers and Center for Puerto Rico Team Up to Prepare Next Generation of Commonwealth’s Leaders

Rutgers and Center for Puerto Rico Team Up to Prepare Next Generation of Commonwealth’s Leaders

In an unprecedented effort to prepare the next generation of leaders in Puerto Rico, Rutgers University–Camden and the Center for Puerto Rico have teamed forces to offer an executive master of public administration (EMPA) degree specializing in community development through the Department of Public Policy and Administration at Rutgers–Camden.

Nursing Students Gain Global Health Perspective During Learning Abroad Trips

Nursing Students Gain Global Health Perspective During Learning Abroad Trips

It isn’t easy to put into words the living conditions for the many people living in poor, underserved countries around the world. It’s something you simply have to see. “You don’t realize how much we have — and waste — until you get someplace where the people have nothing,” says Alyssa Alberto, a senior student […]

Student Achievement

Looking Out: Once a Victim, Rutgers Student Veteran Pursues Career as Victims’ Rights Advocate

Looking Out: Once a Victim, Rutgers Student Veteran Pursues Career as Victims’ Rights Advocate

Once a victim of sexual assault, Rutgers student veteran Loria McGruder is now determined to become a victim-rights advocate, pursuing juris doctor and master of social work degrees in a dual-degree program offered jointly through Rutgers Law School and Rutgers School of Social Work.

Ahead of the Game: Scarlet Raptor Named 2016 Phillies RBI Jackie Robinson Scholar

Ahead of the Game: Scarlet Raptor Named 2016 Phillies RBI Jackie Robinson Scholar

Skyler Glover, a sophomore urban studies major and a member of the Scarlet Raptors baseball squad, has been named the 2016 Phillies Jackie Robinson Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) Scholar.

Ph.D. in Childhood Studies 2016 Graduates: <br>Jamie Dunaev

Ph.D. in Childhood Studies 2016 Graduates:
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Rutgers–Camden will confer doctoral degrees to six graduates of its landmark Ph.D. in childhood studies program during the Faculty of Arts and Sciences commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 19. Launched as the nation’s first doctorate in childhood studies in 2007, the program provides an advanced theoretical and methodological study of children and childhood. It prepares […]

Campus Life

Rutgers University–Camden, Atlantic Cape Community College sign 3+1 Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Agreement

Rutgers University–Camden, Atlantic Cape Community College sign 3+1 Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Agreement

Rutgers University–Camden and Atlantic Cape Community College signed a conditional acceptance agreement May 11 to enable students to complete three years of requirements for a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Atlantic Cape before seamlessly transferring to Rutgers–Camden for their final year. The agreement offers guaranteed admission into the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden’s RN-to-BS program […]

On the Frontlines of Health Care: Veterans Take on Leadership Roles as Nursing Students at Rutgers University–Camden

On the Frontlines of Health Care: Veterans Take on Leadership Roles as Nursing Students at Rutgers University–Camden

By Ed Moorhouse As medical professionals on the frontlines of health care, nurses must remain calm, level-headed, and prepared for anything that may arise in order to administer safe and proper care to their patients. In many ways, those qualities are a lot like what is required of someone in the military, who must rely […]

Diversifying Health Care: Cooper University Health Care Employees Work Toward Earning Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Rutgers University–Camden

Diversifying Health Care: Cooper University Health Care Employees Work Toward Earning Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Rutgers University–Camden

By Ed Moorhouse As an emergency room technician at Cooper University Hospital and a certified emergency medical technician, Shanta Rembert spends every day of her professional life on the front lines of healthcare. Her job is an important one and, Rembert says, “it gives me a sense of satisfaction knowing that I can have a […]

Scarlet Pride

Reel Education: Grad Creates Afterschool Film Club for Camden Students

Reel Education: Grad Creates Afterschool Film Club for Camden Students

By Tom McLaughlin Education is key, but it’s only as effective as how you reach students, says Kenneth O’Kane. “Giving kids agency in their learning is going to make them that much more invested in it,” states the 2016 graduate of Rutgers University–Camden with a bachelor’s degree in English and a minor in urban studies. […]

Keeping Track: Psychology Grad Puts Research Plans Into Action

Keeping Track: Psychology Grad Puts Research Plans Into Action

By Tom McLaughlin Kaci Mial has a purpose. With just the right guidance, recalls the 2015 Rutgers University–Camden graduate, she knew that she could put her plan into action. So the Pemberton native sought a scholar and educator who shared her specialized research interests and found the perfect match in Courtenay Cavanaugh, an assistant professor […]

Built to Last: Woll Leaves Lasting Legacy After Distinguished 40-Year Career

Built to Last: Woll Leaves Lasting Legacy After Distinguished 40-Year Career

By Tom McLaughlin As Allen Woll bids farewell to Rutgers University–Camden after a distinguished 40-year career, the longtime professor of history and administrator leaves behind a legacy of mentorship, innovative programs and initiatives, trailblazing scholarship, and philanthropic support. Simply put, he has made Rutgers–Camden a better place. “It is not an overstatement to say that […]

Arts and Culture

Literary Stars to Offer Free Readings During 31st Annual Summer Writers’ Conference

Literary Stars to Offer Free Readings During 31st Annual Summer Writers’ Conference

Rutgers University–Camden will once again serve as the premier literary destination in South Jersey as it presents the 31st Annual Rutgers University–Camden Summer Writers’ Conference from June 27 to July 7. Critically acclaimed authors and poets will present free public readings on select days from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Stedman Gallery on the […]

Music Program Celebrates Spring with Series of Free, Public Concerts

Music Program Celebrates Spring with Series of Free, Public Concerts

By Tom McLaughlin The Rutgers University–Camden music program will ring in the spring season with a diverse selection of free, public concerts. Five different programs will be presented throughout April and May, featuring music ranging from classical to contemporary. In addition to the collaborative Spring Serenade Concert, each of the music program’s premier ensembles will […]

An Open Book: Rutgers–Camden Professor Channels Love and Loss in Stirring Memoir

An Open Book: Rutgers–Camden Professor Channels Love and Loss in Stirring Memoir

In his newly published memoir, The Narrow Door: A Memoir of Friendship (Graywolf Press), Paul Lisicky, an assistant professor of English, crafts a collage of compelling scenes and images – a conversation in images, as he calls it – drawn from two relationships that he acknowledges helped shape the writer and person that he is today.

Other Recent Posts

Helping Individuals and Communities Heal after Incarceration

As Jason Kanterman graduates from Rutgers Law School in Camden this week, he takes with him unique insights into the legal system and its many participants, thanks to a pro bono clinic designed to reduce recidivism among federal parolees. Kanterman’s involvement in the Federal Prisoner Reentry Clinic, which provides direct representation and counsel to formerly […]

Using the Language of Learning to Improve Communities

In talking to Madison Rogers and reviewing her accomplishments, it’s easy to forget that she is only an undergraduate. The senior Spanish major will graduate from the College of Arts and Sciences on Thursday, May 19, with an impressive resume of nonprofit experience. And according to her, this is only the beginning. Rogers, a Collingswood […]

Ph.D. in Childhood Studies 2016 Graduates

Ph.D. in Childhood Studies 2016 Graduates

Rutgers–Camden conferred doctoral degrees to six graduates of its landmark Ph.D. in childhood studies program during the Faculty of Arts and Sciences commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 19. Launched as the nation’s first doctorate in childhood studies in 2007, the program provides an advanced theoretical and methodological study of children and childhood. It prepares scholars […]