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Professor Named 2018 National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellow

Professor Named 2018 National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellow

By Tom McLaughlin Adding to his already impressive list of honors and awards, Patrick Rosal, an associate professor of English at Rutgers University–Camden, has been named a 2018 National Endowment for the Arts Literature Creative Writing (Prose) Fellow. The $25,000 grant is given to published creative writers, enabling recipients to set aside time for writing, […]

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Theater Program Begins 2017-2018 Season with “The Matchmaker”

Theater Program Begins 2017-2018 Season with “The Matchmaker”

By Tom McLaughlin The Rutgers–Camden theater program opens the curtains on its 2017-18 season with a rollicking production of Thornton Wilder’s classic comedy, “The Matchmaker,” in the Walter K. Gordon Theater on the Rutgers–Camden campus. Evening performances are 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, to Saturday, Nov. 4. There will also be a special mid-morning high […]

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Worth the Wait: Student Health Services Receives New Student- And Alumni-Created Art Mural

Worth the Wait: Student Health Services Receives New Student- And Alumni-Created Art Mural

By Tom McLaughlin Visitors to the Student Health Services office at Rutgers University–Camden will have a “brighter” and perhaps more cheerful wait, thanks to a new student- and alumni-created art mural that now adorns the walls. Throughout the summer, Emily Ramos, a graphic design major; Logan Fleig, a digital studies major; and Jacob Foster, a […]

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English Professor Wins Esteemed Award for Most Outstanding Book of Poetry of the Year

English Professor Wins Esteemed Award for Most Outstanding Book of Poetry of the Year

By Tom McLaughlin Equipped with the tools of his trade – a pen and notepad, a napkin, the back of his hand, anything he can write on – Patrick Rosal quickly jots down a few notes and files them away in his pocket. Like a scientist in the field, explains Rosal, a poet’s work begins […]

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Visiting Artists Program Brings World-Renowned Artists to Campus

Visiting Artists Program Brings World-Renowned Artists to Campus

By Tom McLaughlin The Department of Fine Arts at Rutgers University–Camden will usher in its new Visiting Artists Program with presentations by world-renowned artists Dona Nelson, Courtney Puckett, and Alex Da Corte this fall. The talks, which are free of charge and open to the public, will be held from 11:20 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. […]

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