Community Outreach

Side by Side: Rutgers–Camden Students and New Jersey Inmates Explore U.S. Correctional System Together

Side by Side: Rutgers–Camden Students and New Jersey Inmates Explore U.S. Correctional System Together

Twenty students – comprised of nine Rutgers–Camden students and 11 New Jersey inmates – attended a Confinement and Corrections course at South Woods State Prison in Bridgeton.

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A Forest for the Streets: Rutgers–Camden and LEAP Students Team Up to Grow Food Forest in Camden

A Forest for the Streets: Rutgers–Camden and LEAP Students Team Up to Grow Food Forest in Camden

Rutgers–Camden and LEAP Academy University Charter School students received a Social Justice Challenge award for their plan to use composted soil from school waste and grow an urban food forest – one plant bed at a time – on Cooper Street in Camden.

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Africana Studies to Co-Host Panel Discussion on Black Lives Matter Movement

Africana Studies to Co-Host Panel Discussion on Black Lives Matter Movement

The Africana Studies program at Rutgers University–Camden and the Lawnside Historical Society will co-host a panel discussion on the Black Lives Matter movement from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18.

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Research Center to Host Symposium on Housing, Segregation, and Poverty

Research Center to Host Symposium on Housing, Segregation, and Poverty

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) at Rutgers University–Camden will host a symposium addressing housing policies, segregation, and poverty from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17.

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