Research Highlights

New Research Unmasks Impact of COVID on New Jersey Municipalities

New Research Unmasks Impact of COVID on New Jersey Municipalities

A new Rutgers–Camden report shows the broad, regional impact of COVID-19 upon New Jersey municipalities during two waves in 2020.

Posted in: Research Highlights
Rutgers‒Camden Undergraduate’s Research on Prescribed Fires and Wildfires in The Pinelands Could Help Protect Forest Ecosystems

Rutgers‒Camden Undergraduate’s Research on Prescribed Fires and Wildfires in The Pinelands Could Help Protect Forest Ecosystems

Insects play a key role in the forest because they can drive the cycling of nutrients through the soil.

Posted in: Research Highlights
Critical Focus on Racism and Misogyny Extends to Greek and Roman Classics, Says Rutgers–Camden Professor

Critical Focus on Racism and Misogyny Extends to Greek and Roman Classics, Says Rutgers–Camden Professor

Prof. Evan Jewell considers the question: “How do we teach an ancient society where misogyny, sexual assault, and harassment were the norm and built into the classic texts that we read?”

Posted in: Research Highlights
Electricity Providers Must Plan for Power Demand Surges During Extreme Weather Conditions, Says New Research

Electricity Providers Must Plan for Power Demand Surges During Extreme Weather Conditions, Says New Research

Power companies have a longstanding strategy to meet demands on hot summer days, but should also prepare for extreme cold weather.

Posted in: Research Highlights
Psychology Study Assessing How Health Care Providers and Students Speak to Patients with Mental Health Issues

Psychology Study Assessing How Health Care Providers and Students Speak to Patients with Mental Health Issues

Health care providers – and health care providers in training – will soon have a more informed understanding of how to talk to patients with mental health issues, thanks to a new Rutgers University–Camden study.

Posted in: Research Highlights