Community Outreach

Rutgers–Camden Civic Scholar Spotlight: Marcus Biddle

Rutgers–Camden Civic Scholar Spotlight: Marcus Biddle

By Tom McLaughlin Since its inception in fall 2011, the Rutgers–Camden Civic Scholars program has partnered with more than forty organizations in the university’s host city, with Civic Scholars – committing 300 hours of community service in an academic year – contributing to projects and initiatives ranging from community building, healthcare, volunteer recruitment, homeless outreach, […]

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Criminal Justice Organization Purchases Kevlar Vest for Camden County K-9

Criminal Justice Organization Purchases Kevlar Vest for Camden County K-9

Ninja, police dog in the Camden County Sheriff’s Department, proudly bounded off the stage in his brand new Kevlar vest and showed it off to a small crowd of admirers. Thanks to the hard work of Rutgers University–Camden’s Criminal Justice organization, Ninja will now have protection while out on patrol with Officer Sean Smith. Students […]

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Women’s and Gender Studies Students Earn Multimedia Award for It Gets Better Project Video

Women’s and Gender Studies Students Earn Multimedia Award for It Gets Better Project Video

Women’s and Gender Studies students have earned a 2015 Margery Somers Foster Undergraduate Multimedia Award for a video they produced for the It Gets Better Project.

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Scholar Named to Coalition of Freedom Advisory Board for the National Constitution Center

Scholar Named to Coalition of Freedom Advisory Board for the National Constitution Center

Alan Tarr, a Board of Governors Professor of Political Science and director of the Center for State Constitutional Studies at Rutgers University–Camden, has been named to the Coalition of Freedom Advisory Board for the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.

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Rutgers/LEAP Health and Wellness Center Established

Rutgers/LEAP Health and Wellness Center Established

The Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden and the LEAP Academy University Charter School opened a new school-based health center on April 2 that will serve as a primary care facility for approximately 1,000 LEAP students and their families. The Rutgers/LEAP Health and Wellness Center, located inside LEAP’s Lower School on Cooper Street, is being staffed by […]

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