Research Highlights

Philosophy Professor Earns Fellowship to Greater Understand Blame and Forgiveness

Philosophy Professor Earns Fellowship to Greater Understand Blame and Forgiveness

Prof. Craig Agule has received a 2020-2021 fellowship from the Wolf Humanities Center at the University of Pennsylvania to develop his choice model of blame.

Researcher’s Book Explores Latinos’ Contributions to 1970s Civil Rights Advancements

Researcher’s Book Explores Latinos’ Contributions to 1970s Civil Rights Advancements

Lorrin Thomas, an associate professor of history, is currently working on her ambitious book, Minority: Latinos and the Making of Multiracial America after the 1960s, funded by a $60,000 research grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

National Experts Join Rutgers Law Center to Examine Surging Insurance Crisis

National Experts Join Rutgers Law Center to Examine Surging Insurance Crisis

The Rutgers Center for Risk and Responsibility and the National Council of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) sponsored a webinar to discuss business insurance in the wake of COVID-19.

Giving Back to the Community

Rand Institute Studies Support Services for South Jersey Children and Families

Rand Institute Studies Support Services for South Jersey Children and Families

Support services for children and families in Burlington and Salem counties soon may receive a boost from an analysis being conducted by the Senator Walter Rand Institute for Public Affairs at Rutgers University–Camden.

Rutgers Law Professor Katie Eyer Instrumental in Forming Legal Strategy in U.S. Supreme Court Ruling that Civil Rights Law Protects Gay and Transgender Workers
Student-Veterans Activated to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic

Student-Veterans Activated to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic

U.S. Army National Guard members Sgt. Taylor Lorchak and Sgt. Vincent Mignone – along with five other Rutgers–Camden student-veterans – were activated to combat the growing COVID-19 pandemic

Student Achievement

Virtual Ceremonies Honor Rutgers University–Camden Class of 2020

Virtual Ceremonies Honor Rutgers University–Camden Class of 2020

An array of dignitaries congratulated Rutgers University–Camden graduates in five virtual ceremonies.

Graduating Nursing Student Served in The Army National Guard to Care for COVID-19 Patients

Graduating Nursing Student Served in The Army National Guard to Care for COVID-19 Patients

Taylor Lorchak was called to serve when coronavirus cases began to surge in New Jersey,

Nursing Graduate Leaves a Legacy of Service to the University and Camden Communities

Nursing Graduate Leaves a Legacy of Service to the University and Camden Communities

Hecmarie Berrios excelled in class and gave generously while overcoming challenges in her life.

Campus Life

Rutgers University‒Camden Professor Assists Small Businesses Locally And Globally

Rutgers University‒Camden Professor Assists Small Businesses Locally And Globally

Justin Deng is conducting a feasibility study for a commissary kitchen in Camden for food entrepreneurs.

Rutgers University–Camden Makes Standardized Tests Optional for 2021

Rutgers University–Camden Makes Standardized Tests Optional for 2021

Standardized tests will be optional for students applying for admission to Rutgers–Camden during the spring or fall semesters in 2021.

First Bridging the Gap Students Graduate

First Bridging the Gap Students Graduate

The possibilities and promise envisioned since Bridging the Gap’s inception have come to fruition as the first students graduate this May.

Scarlet Pride

Rutgers Law School GraduateTurned Her Life Around and Achieved Her Goal of Becoming A Lawyer

Rutgers Law School GraduateTurned Her Life Around and Achieved Her Goal of Becoming A Lawyer

Through grit and perseverance, Carmen Day overcame hurdles to become an attorney.

International student found new community at Rutgers–Camden

International student found new community at Rutgers–Camden

A triple major in finance, management, and marketing, Manush Kathrotia was the men’s soccer team manager, a member of the Campus Activities Board, and a Raptor Ambassador.

Rutgers Law School in Camden Graduate Fabiana Pierre-Louis Nominated to NJ Supreme Court

Rutgers Law School in Camden Graduate Fabiana Pierre-Louis Nominated to NJ Supreme Court

NJ Supreme Court nominee Fabiana Pierre-Louis graduated from the Camden location of Rutgers Law School in 2006.

Arts and Culture

Pandemic Will Be “Devastating” for Future of Live Theater, Says Professor

Pandemic Will Be “Devastating” for Future of Live Theater, Says Professor

Prof. Ken Elliott explains how the novel coronavirus pandemic will impact the future of live theater for the foreseeable future.

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Stays Connected via Online Art Activities and Programs

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Stays Connected via Online Art Activities and Programs

By Tom McLaughlin Since its inception, the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts (RCCA) has served as a hub of award-winning performances, exhibitions, education programs, and community projects in the South Jersey region. The RCCA is now poised to stay connected – virtually – through a series of weekly online arts activities and educational content for […]

Book and Podcast Recommendations for a Mental Time-Out

Book and Podcast Recommendations for a Mental Time-Out

Faculty and staff at Rutgers University–Camden offer book and podcast suggestions to bring a little ease to these difficult times.

Other Recent Posts

In Defense of our Values of Equality and Inclusion

Sent Saturday, May 30, 2020 To the Campus Community: In recent days, we have witnessed images of horror and sadness surrounding the death of George Floyd at the hands of police officers in Minneapolis – a tragedy made all the more painful by its similarity to occurrences involving matters related to race and the law […]

Bridging the Gap Spotlight: Alexis Kapij

Bridging the Gap Spotlight: Alexis Kapij

In four years, Alexis Kapij transitioned from a shy, uncertain first-year student to a “go-getter,” embracing every opportunity that came her way. Learn about her transition and dreams for the future in this Bridging the Gap spotlight.

Bridging the Gap Spotlight: Gabrielle Winter

Bridging the Gap Spotlight: Gabrielle Winter

Gabrielle Winter has taken a lifelong love of law and crime solving and turned it into a career goal of owning a family law firm. Learn what drives the Bridging the Gap recipient and her advice for others.