Community Outreach

Civic Engagement Class Provides Bilingual Support at Community Health and Wellness Center

Civic Engagement Class Provides Bilingual Support at Community Health and Wellness Center

A group of bilingual Rutgers–Camden students is currently providing bilingual support at the Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Camden.

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Rutgers Law School Students to Observe Polling Locations on Election Day

Rutgers Law School Students to Observe Polling Locations on Election Day

Students will serve as poll observers on November 6, to keep track of voter demographics and report any issues, such as electioneering or lack of access for voters with disabilities.

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Research Center Offers Strategies for Turning New Jersey’s Distressed Properties into Community Assets in New Report

Research Center Offers Strategies for Turning New Jersey’s Distressed Properties into Community Assets in New Report

By Tom McLaughlin Recovery from the historic numbers of distressed properties in New Jersey – especially in South Jersey, which bears the brunt of the burden – may be possible through a coordinated effort of multisector stakeholders, according to a new report from Rutgers University–Camden. “Through such efforts, these ‘toxic liabilities’ can become community assets […]

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Research Center Hosts Week of Free, Public Events Exploring History of Cooper Street

Research Center Hosts Week of Free, Public Events Exploring History of Cooper Street

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) at Rutgers University–Camden, in conjunction with community partners, will celebrate the past, present, and future of historic Cooper Street in Camden with a week of free, public events.

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Business School Professor Oscar Holmes IV Honored for Creating Innovative Management Course

Business School Professor Oscar Holmes IV Honored for Creating Innovative Management Course

Holmes will be honored by his peers for his organizational behavior course, which combines classroom learning and civic engagement.

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