Research Highlights

Scholars Present “Sara’s Century” Podcast

Scholars Present “Sara’s Century” Podcast

Rutgers University–Camden scholars are currently presenting “Sara’s Century,” a weekly, 12-episode podcast chronicling the tragic life of Russian Jew Sara Mebel during the 20th century, exploring how antisemitism, revolution, war, and immigration affected a single individual.

Students From Across United States Gain Research Experience at Rutgers University‒Camden

Students From Across United States Gain Research Experience at Rutgers University‒Camden

Participants in the National Science Foundation sponsored program have an opportunity to conduct major scientific research work.

Researcher’s New Book Explores Cultural Significances – and Struggles – of Those with Extraordinary Bodies

Researcher’s New Book Explores Cultural Significances – and Struggles – of Those with Extraordinary Bodies

By Tom McLaughlin Recognizing other people as bigger and smaller than ourselves is a natural part of “the human measure,” a way of viewing and knowing the world, explains Lynne Vallone. However, contends the Rutgers University–Camden researcher, this natural inclination to compare bodies is so obvious, so universal, that it paradoxically goes unnoticed. “Certainly, big […]

Giving Back to the Community

Distinguished Service Professor Makes $500,000 Bequest Intention to Benefit Camden Schoolchildren

Distinguished Service Professor Makes $500,000 Bequest Intention to Benefit Camden Schoolchildren

By Tom McLaughlin For generations to come, Camden schoolchildren will continue to have their financial barriers lifted and their academic futures cultivated at Rutgers University, thanks to a $500,000 bequest intention from Gloria Bonilla-Santiago, a Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor of Public Policy and Administration at Rutgers University–Camden. Bonilla-Santiago, director of the Community Leadership […]

A Taste of College-Level Business Education for High School Students

A Taste of College-Level Business Education for High School Students

A select group of high school students learned business principles and skills through Rutgers University–Camden’s summer BizEd program.

Rutgers University–Camden Professor Gives South Jersey High School Students Research Experience through the Army Educational Outreach Program

Rutgers University–Camden Professor Gives South Jersey High School Students Research Experience through the Army Educational Outreach Program

South Jersey high school students will have an opportunity to conduct cutting-edge science research this summer, thanks to a partnership between the U.S. Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP) and Rutgers University–Camden.

Student Achievement

Graduating Accounting Major Gives Back to Community

Graduating Accounting Major Gives Back to Community

Krista Wells’ education at was enriched through public service projects on campus and in the city of Camden.

Graduating Public History Major Already Working to Preserve History

Graduating Public History Major Already Working to Preserve History

By Tom McLaughlin Simply put, where others see an old building, Rachel Craft sees a treasure trove of historical information. Behind the facades, explains the graduating Rutgers University–Camden student, there is much more than meets the eye. “Buildings are very telling of history, so I appreciate the importance of preserving them,” says the graduate public […]

Meet an Outstanding Law School Graduate: Blair Gerold

Meet an Outstanding Law School Graduate: Blair Gerold

When Blair Gerold was working 10-to-12-hour days in the high-pressure world of the music industry, she didn’t know it at the time, but that experience prepared her for law school.

Campus Life

Rutgers University‒Camden Trains Nursing Students to Identify People at Risk for Suicide

Rutgers University‒Camden Trains Nursing Students to Identify People at Risk for Suicide

Students in a Rutgers School of Nursing‒Camden class are learning to work with patients and help prevent suicides by working with trained actors who play the role of someone who may be at risk of taking their own life.

Student Success Coach Office Helping Students Bring Their “A” Game

Student Success Coach Office Helping Students Bring Their “A” Game

Since the 2017-18 academic year, the Student Success Coach Office has provided individualized one-on-one coaching services to any incoming first-year student not already affiliated with other specialized cohort groups on campus.

Rutgers University–Camden Professor Oscar Holmes Named Among “40 Best Business Professors Under 40”

Rutgers University–Camden Professor Oscar Holmes Named Among “40 Best Business Professors Under 40”

An assistant professor of management at the Rutgers School of Business–Camden, Holmes, received the honor by PoetsandQuants.com.

Scarlet Pride

Purple Heart Day Has Personal Meaning for Rutgers–Camden Graduate

Purple Heart Day Has Personal Meaning for Rutgers–Camden Graduate

For Rutgers–Camden Graduate Lester Orellana, Purple Heart Day is a reminder of wounds sustained but also of challenges overcome.

Nursing is a Family Affair

Nursing is a Family Affair

Following in the footsteps of their mother, Susan, Greg and Erin Gullo are also Rutgers Nursing–Camden graduates. A fourth family member, brother Joey, will receive his degree in 2019.

Business School Alumnus Raises Rutgers–Camden Banner on Stock Car Circuit

Business School Alumnus Raises Rutgers–Camden Banner on Stock Car Circuit

By Tom McLaughlin Now that’s what you call lapping the field. Those tuning into the ARCA General Tire 150, held on May 24 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, would have seen “Rutgers School of Business–Camden” running rings around – and with – the competition. Behind the wheel of the No. 78 Chevrolet – decked out in […]

Arts and Culture

Camden Schoolchildren’s 670-Foot Mural to Be Installed on Camden Waterfront

Camden Schoolchildren’s 670-Foot Mural to Be Installed on Camden Waterfront

By Tom McLaughlin How do you envision Camden’s past, present, and future? That was the question posed to more than 300 Camden schoolchildren, whose vivid, colorful visions of the city will now be part of a stunning 670-foot mural lining construction fencing – spanning 67 panels, measuring 6 by 10 feet each – along the […]

Professor’s New Book Explores Impact of Emerging Technologies on Art

Professor’s New Book Explores Impact of Emerging Technologies on Art

Rutgers–Camden Prof. LiQin Tan ventures where many are still reluctant or skeptical to go in his new book Singularity Art: How Technology Singularity Will Impact on Art (China Machine Press, 2018).

Rutgers–Camden to Host Fifth Annual Camden Comic Con

Rutgers–Camden to Host Fifth Annual Camden Comic Con

Rutgers–Camden will host the fifth annual Camden Comic Con from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 14 in the Campus Center and the Athletic and Fitness Center.

Other Recent Posts

Rutgers-Founded Ignoble Shakespeare Company Opens Curtains on Second Summer Season

Rutgers-Founded Ignoble Shakespeare Company Opens Curtains on Second Summer Season

The Ignoble Shakespeare Company, founded by and comprised in part of several Rutgers University–Camden students and alumni, will present William Shakespeare’s comedy “Twelfth Night” at the Matrimony Garden at Newton Lake Park in Collingswood from June 21 to 24.

Giving a Strong Start to Young Children Experiencing Homelessness in Philadelphia

Giving a Strong Start to Young Children Experiencing Homelessness in Philadelphia

A new program will provide services to families and homeless shelters in Philadelphia to allow young children participate in high-quality early childhood education.

Graduating Rutgers–Camden Biology Student Aims to Become a Doctor Like Those Who Treated Her

Graduating Rutgers–Camden Biology Student Aims to Become a Doctor Like Those Who Treated Her

While dealing with some serious health issues, Peyton Conrey exceled in academics, sports, her jobs, and made time for community service work.