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Former Camden County Prosecutor and Ph.D. Candidate Explores Juvenile Gun Violence

Former Camden County Prosecutor and Ph.D. Candidate Explores Juvenile Gun Violence

As a Camden County assistant prosecutor for 25 years, Diane Marano witnessed the devastating effects of gun violence on the city’s youth. She spent the last 21 of those years as section chief of the juvenile unit, where she gained a piercing understanding of the faces and names – and lives – behind the cold […]

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Marketing Scholar Receives “Bright Idea Award” for Research Paper

Marketing Scholar Receives “Bright Idea Award” for Research Paper

A Rutgers–Camden professor’s research paper has been recognized as one of the 10 best manuscripts published in 2012 in New Jersey. Robert Schindler, a Cherry Hill resident and a professor of marketing at the Rutgers School of Business–Camden, received the Bright Idea Award for his paper, “Perceived Helpfulness of Online Consumer Reviews:  The Role of […]

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MFA Student Draws Inspiration from Proud Chamorro Heritage

MFA Student Draws Inspiration from Proud Chamorro Heritage

As Jacob Camacho recalls, it all started when he got “Goosebumps” – that is, the popular children’s horror fiction novels – when he was 7-years-old. Growing up in his native Guam, Camacho voraciously read every Goosebumps book he could find, requiring his mother to keep buying more, along with new shelves to amass his growing […]

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Social Work Graduate Serves Fellow Veterans as Case Manager for Soldier On

Social Work Graduate Serves Fellow Veterans as Case Manager for Soldier On

As Tina Mikes recalls, she had her “a-ha moment” in 2010, while working in Camden as a quality-assurance manager for the decennial U.S. census. As part of her responsibilities, the Rutgers–Camden graduate had to count the homeless population living in “tent city,” a homeless encampment located beside I-676 near the 5A exit. Arriving there late […]

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MPA Graduate Serves on the Hill as National Security Advisor

MPA Graduate Serves on the Hill as National Security Advisor

In early September, Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky spoke before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations as a leading voice against military intervention in Syria. For the millions of viewers watching on C-SPAN and other news outlets, they might have noticed an advisor seated just over Rand’s shoulder. While Greg Archetto might not be […]

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