Community Outreach

Veterans Writing Program Earns New Jersey Council for the Humanities Action Grant

Veterans Writing Program Earns New Jersey Council for the Humanities Action Grant

“Outside the Wire” – encompassing monthly writing workshops, a public program focusing on veterans’ experiences, and an exhibit of wartime communications – has earned a new $9,100 action grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.

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Innovative Rutgers–Camden Course Providing Healthy Dose of Bilingual Support in Area Healthcare Facilities

Innovative Rutgers–Camden Course Providing Healthy Dose of Bilingual Support in Area Healthcare Facilities

However, Spanish-speaking residents in Camden and the southern New Jersey region are now getting a healthy dose of assistance, thanks to an innovative curriculum in Spanish for medical professionals at Rutgers–Camden.

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NJ-STEP Program a “Prison-to-Prosperity Pipeline” for Former Inmates

NJ-STEP Program a “Prison-to-Prosperity Pipeline” for Former Inmates

Rutgers–Camden students chart a path to success via the New Jersey Scholarship and Transformative Education in Prisons Consortium (NJ-STEP) program.

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Rutgers–Camden Center Receives $3 Million USAID Grant to Support Efforts to Grow Democracy in Paraguay

Rutgers–Camden Center Receives $3 Million USAID Grant to Support Efforts to Grow Democracy in Paraguay

The USAID (United States Agency for International Development) has awarded a $3 million grant to Rutgers University–Camden in support of its efforts to launch a Higher Education Center for Ethics, Equity, and Transparency (HECEET) in Paraguay.

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Educating Military Veterans to Become Nurses to Care for Fellow Veterans

Educating Military Veterans to Become Nurses to Care for Fellow Veterans

The program is funded by a three-year, $1.5 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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