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Field of Dreams: Rutgers–Camden Baseball Standout Jeff Singer Signs with Phillies

Field of Dreams: Rutgers–Camden Baseball Standout Jeff Singer Signs with Phillies

Jeff Singer spent one season with the Rutgers University–Camden baseball program, but that season helped to catapult the left-handed pitcher into professional baseball. The former Scarlet Raptor took a major step up the ladder Oct. 15 at Citizens Bank Park when he signed a free agent contract with the Philadelphia Phillies. “It’s definitely a great […]

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Living the Dream: Daughter of Bangladeshi Immigrants Aspires to be Pediatrician

Living the Dream: Daughter of Bangladeshi Immigrants Aspires to be Pediatrician

Farhana Haque, a first-year biology student at Rutgers–Camden and the daughter of Bangladeshi immigrants, dreams of being a pediatrician.

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Nursing Student Finds Passion in Patient Care and Community Engagement

Nursing Student Finds Passion in Patient Care and Community Engagement

By Ed Moorhouse Sometimes even stressful and trying moments can provide inspiration. Jenna Romano’s path to becoming a nurse started while her brother was hospitalized with the H1N1 virus a few years ago. The Rutgers University–Camden freshman describes it as a difficult time, but one that gave her an appreciation for the health care field. […]

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Student Veteran Receives “Heart of a Hero” Scholarship

Student Veteran Receives “Heart of a Hero” Scholarship

By Ed Moorhouse Nambaramey Dy, a Camden resident and junior management major at Rutgers University–Camden, is one of 10 New Jersey residents and military service members to receive the 2015 New Jersey Heroes Heart of a Hero Scholarship. The annual award helps advance post-secondary education or vocational training for New Jersey’s military men and women. […]

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Gifted: First-Year Student Thankful for Her Educational Opportunities

Gifted: First-Year Student Thankful for Her Educational Opportunities

By Tom McLaughlin Like many of her fellow peers, Alma Aparicio alternately moves between bouts of nerves and excitement these days as she ponders her first steps toward pursuing a college degree. Nonetheless, says the incoming first-year student at Rutgers University–Camden, regardless of the challenges that she’ll face, she is ready to fulfill a lifelong […]

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