Community Outreach

Another Round? Public Policy Expert Talks Pros and Cons of Second Stimulus Package

Another Round? Public Policy Expert Talks Pros and Cons of Second Stimulus Package

Michael Hayes, assistant professor of public policy and administration, gives his take on another round of stimulus spending.

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Rutgers‒Camden Offers In-Person and Telehealth Services to Camden Residents

Rutgers‒Camden Offers In-Person and Telehealth Services to Camden Residents

The School of Nursing is a vital resource for Camden residents, especially during the pandemic, when some patients face even greater challenges to receive health care services.

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Rutgers University–Camden Civic Scholars Launch Statewide Initiative to Register High School Seniors to Vote

Rutgers University–Camden Civic Scholars Launch Statewide Initiative to Register High School Seniors to Vote

Every high school senior throughout New Jersey may soon be registered to vote, thanks to a new statewide, nonpartisan, virtual voter registration and education initiative launched by the Civic Scholars program.

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Social Scientist to Brief New Jersey Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights on Criminal Fines, Fees, and Asset Forfeiture

Social Scientist to Brief New Jersey Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights on Criminal Fines, Fees, and Asset Forfeiture

Prof. Nate Link will explain the debt burdens imposed on formerly incarcerated individuals stemming from fines, fees, and other monetary sanctions.

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Don’t Help Children Lose Weight; Help them Gain Body Positivity, Says Psychology Researcher

Don’t Help Children Lose Weight; Help them Gain Body Positivity, Says Psychology Researcher

Charlotte Markey answers what it takes to raise body-positive girls who aren’t plagued by self-doubt with her new book The Body Image Book for Girls.

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