Research Highlights

Rutgers-Camden Medical Historian Consults on Digital Smallpox Game

Rutgers-Camden Medical Historian Consults on Digital Smallpox Game

Janet Golden, a professor of history at Rutgers-Camden who specializes in the history of medicine, is serving as one of the historical consultants to Pox and the City, a digital role-playing game. The game lets players learn about the conquest of smallpox, once known as the “speckled monster.” It was developed with funding from the […]

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Rutgers-Camden Biology Major to Participate in Select Summer Research Program

Rutgers-Camden Biology Major to Participate in Select Summer Research Program

It hasn’t been long since the ink dried on his spring semester final exams, but Matthew Ratti is wasting no time in diving back into academic work. “This is where I’d rather be,” says the Rutgers–Camden junior biology major, back on campus and excitedly poring over a packet of information outlining a summer research project. […]

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Rutgers–Camden Professors Conduct Research Study to Identify Intervention Pathways for Camden Youth

Rutgers–Camden Professors Conduct Research Study to Identify Intervention Pathways for Camden Youth

A snapshot paints a difficult picture for Camden’s adolescents: Covering nine square miles, more than 36 percent of the population lives below the poverty line. Roughly a third of the population is under 18 years old. Some youth acknowledge seeing violence, substance abuse and risky sexual behavior in their midst. Often, with parents working, many […]

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Rutgers-Camden Receives International Research Grant

Rutgers-Camden Receives International Research Grant

Rutgers–Camden has been awarded a grant that will fund an international research partnership to study the efficiency and sustainability of freight transportation. Alok Baveja, a professor of management at the Rutgers School of Business–Camden, is teaming with scholars from leading universities in India and the United Kingdom for the project titled “Next Generation Sustainable Freight […]

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Rutgers-Camden Students Share Research on Microbiology Day

Rutgers-Camden Students Share Research on Microbiology Day

From influenza and antibiotics to bacteria and funguses, Rutgers–Camden students have been hard at work this semester solving the many mysteries of microbiology. At Microbiology Day, held May 1 and 2 in the Rutgers–Camden Campus Center, 60 students performing research on a variety of topics in their General Microbiology course shared their discoveries and observations […]

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